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Friday, August 26, 2016

Calgary - Community Support Worker Information Session

Calgary - Community Support Worker Information Session

Community Support Workers work with people of all ages to help them overcome personal and social struggles. They often work in community settings such as group homes, shelters, mental health agencies, substance abuse centres and in private residences.

Are you interested in learning more about the role of a Community Support Worker, the type of work they do and where they are employed? Join us for 1-hour information session where we will discuss:
  • Who Community Support Workers Are
  • The Clients that Community Support Workers Work With
  • Employment Opportunities
  • Community Support Worker Program Information
Date: Thursday, September 8, 2016
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
417 14th Street NW

This event is open to the public and free to attend. If you are interested in becoming a Community Support Worker or want to learn more about the field, this presentation will provide valuable information for you.  Seating is limited, please RSVP by clicking the 'Register' button above or by calling 587.331.8233.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Register for Our Free Health Care Aide Information Session

Interested in pursuing a career as a Health Care Aide in Alberta?

Robertson College Calgary's Health Care Aide program will provide you with the training and skills you need to get started.  Join us for a free 1-hour long information session where you can meet the instructors, tour our campus, see our training classrooms and ask any questions you have about the program.

 Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: 417 14th Street NW

If you are interested in learning more about this program and the career opportunities available for graduates, this presentation will be of interest to you.  Seating is limited; please RSVP by clicking the Register Now button above.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Administration Programs Information Session

Learn more about our Administrative
and Accounting Programs

If you are looking for a program that will prepare you for entry-level positions in administration or accounting, Robertson College Calgary offers a few options, depending on the path you want to take.

Find out more about the following programs at our upcoming Administrative and Accounting programs information session:
  • Administrative Professional
  • Administrative Professional / Bookkeeper
  • Accounting Assistant
Date: Friday, September 9, 2016
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: 417 14th Street NW

 This event is open to the public and free to attend.  If you are interested in learning more about these programs and the career opportunities available for graduates, this presentation will be of interest to you.  Seating is limited; please RSVP by clicking the Register Now button above.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Health Care Industry Talk with DASCH

Learn more about our local health care industry when you attend this information session featuring DASCH (Direct Action in Support of Community Homes)

DASCH is a non-profit organization that strives to meet the residential, day program, respite and foster care needs of youth and adults. Today, DASCH supports people living in over 50 homes throughout Winnipeg.  People can participate in personalized social, educational, vocational and recreational services that provide learning opportunities and promote greater independence. 

Programs offered by DASCH include:
- Residential Services
- Specialized Support & Resources Services (SSRS)
- Aboriginal Program
- Day Services

About our Speaker

Kayla Woodward is the Human Resources Representative at DASCH.  Kayla has been with DASCH since 2013 and is responsible for recruitment and practicum placements for Residential Support Workers, Residential Supervisors, Youth Care Workers, Day Program Support Workers and Team Managers.

Date: Friday, September 9, 2016
Time: 9:30am - 10:00am
Location: 265 Notre Dame Avenue

This Industry Talk will be of interest to students wishing to pursue the Health Care Aide, Health Care Aide Challenge, or Community Support Worker programs. There is no cost to attend.  Seating is limited; we encourage you to RSVP at the link above or call 204.943.5661 ext 328 to reserve your seat.

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Introducing: Our Business Administration Diploma Program is now in Winnipeg

There is a new Business Administration diploma program being offered at the Robertson College campus in Winnipeg, and it's everything you need to kick-start your career in business. A Business Administration diploma is a valuable tool to further your career goals and find meaningful employment in almost any industry!

The program has a wide scope and teaches the fundamentals of many areas including word processing, accounting, human resources, the Canadian economic system, marketing, entrepreneurship and much more.

As a graduate of this 50-week program, you will be prepared to take on administration roles in a variety of organizations in many different fields of business. After graduation, you may find jobs with titles such as:

* Business Development Associate
* Marketing Associate
* Account Manager
* Administrative Coordinator
* Financial Administrator
* Human Resources Coordinator
* Sales Representative

This program will also include a practical component where you will have the opportunity to work with an organization that will provide valuable hands-on training.

As well, our career services team is available to assist you with all aspects of your job search. The employment specialist assigned to this program will provide you with  job search coaching, which includes help creating a stand-out resume and cover letter, interview tips (including mock interviews), and direction on how and where to look for job postings.

This program will roll out in Winnipeg on September 12th, 2016. For more information on the program, entrance requirements and enrollment, contact us to get in touch with a Career Counsellor.