Career Connection - Career Readiness Training
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Career Connection Basic
5-day intensive Career Readiness training at The Refuge. Resume Writing, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Money & Banking, Financial Simulator, Interview Skills, Workplace Success, Conflict Resolution, Decision Making, Interview Role Play and More! Receive a Diploma and Transcripts. Have the opportunity to go on to Career Connection Advanced. Provided 5 times a year to Adults ages 18+.
February 6th- 17th, 2017
March 27th - April 8th, 2017
May 8th-20th, 2017
August 2017 (Exact dates TBA)
September 2017 (Exact dates TBA)
Career Connection Advanced
Graduates of Career Connection Basic have the opportunity to choose the Advanced portion at Cleveland State Community College OneSource Workforce Development Center. OneSource trains these students in MIG Welding (with certification through American Welding Society) and OSHA 10 Certification. This is a 7-day intensive training. Advanced classes are taught at CSCC OneSource Workforce Readiness Center and offers the potential for college credit. This training provides the hard skills portion of our Career Connection program.
Resume writing, online applications, typing tutor, Microsoft Word, Excel, & Power Point training courses, college applications, job searching, and more are available during our office hours Monday thru Thursday in our Access 180 Computer Lab. These resources help people prepare for and get into the job field. We also have a weekly updated job list to help with the job search.
The Refuge Job Fair is an annual event that provides employment and career opportunities to job seekers in our community. The Fair gives those who are searching for employment a chance to apply for multiple opportunities in one convenient location. The Refuge Job Fair offers opportunity and hope while helping Cleveland become a More Jobs, Less Unemployment, Thriving Community! Held at the Bradley Square Mall in April each year.