HRD Course Schedule

July

ID#CourseDatesDaysTimeCostLocation
119628Communication Skills7/17-7/19T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
119385Secrets of Landing a Job7/18-7/20W-F9a-1p$75*NCWorks
119388Professionals in Transition7/23M1p-3p$75*GS 403
119642Job Interview Skills7/24-7/26T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
119343Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders7/24T9a-1p$75*GCA 109
119404Taking Action: Create a Dynamic Resume7/25-7/27W-F1p-4p$75*GS 403

* Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

August

ID#CourseDatesDaysTimeCostLocation
121342Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders8/7T8a-12p$75*CCA 112
121451FDIC Money Smart8/7-8/9T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121329Communication Skills8/14-8/16T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121460Computer Technology Awareness8/20-9/18MW8:30a-11:30a$130*GS 403
121388Working Smart8/20-8/30M-Th1p-4:45p$130*GCA 112
121392Human Services Exploration: DSS Caseworker8/20-9/22M
WTh
6:30p-9:30p
6p-9p
$130*GCA 107
121345Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders8/21T8a-12p$75*GCA 112
121337Job Interview Skills8/21-8/23T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121365Secrets of Landing a Job8/22-8/24W-F9a-1p$75*NCWorks
121315Employer Expectations8/28-8/30T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121450Create a Dynamic Resume8/28-8/30TTh8:30a-12:30p$75*GS 403

* Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

September

ID#CourseDatesDaysTimeCostLocation
121348Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders9/4T8a-12p$75*GCA 112
121452FDIC Money Smart9/4-9/6T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121333Communication Skills9/11-9/13T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121385Six Keys to Self Leadership9/11-9/12TW8:30a-12:30p$75*GCA 112
121389Working Smart9/17-9/27M-Th1p-4:45p$130*GCA 112
121350Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders9/18T8a-12p$75*GCA 112
121338Job Interview Skills9/18-9/20T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121366Secrets of Landing a Job9/19-9/21W-F9a-1p$75*NCWorks
121318Employer Expectations9/25-9/27T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121456Create a Dynamic Resume9/25-9/27TTh8:30a-12:30p$75*GS 403
121464LinkedIn for Job Seekers9/26W8a-12p$75*GCA 107

* Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

October

ID#CourseDatesDaysTimeCostLocation
121439Income Maintenance Caseworker - NCFAST10/1-11/5M
WTh
6:30p-9:30p
6p-9p
$130GCA 107
121352Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders10/2T8a-12p$75*GCA 112
121454FDIC Money Smart10/2-10/4T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121334Communication Skills10/9-10/11T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121466LinkedIn for Job Seekers10/10W8a-12p$75*GCA 107
121390Working Smart10/15-10/25M-Th1p-4:45p$130*GCA 112
121359Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders10/16T8a-12p$75*GCA 112
121339Job Interview Skills10/16-10/18T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121386Six Keys to Self Leadership10/16-10/17TW8:30a-12:30p$75*GCA 112
121368Secrets of Landing a Job10/17-10/19W-F9a-1p$75*NCWorks
121468Computer Technology Awareness10/22-11/19MW8:30a-11:30a$130*GCA 403
121470Computer Technology Awareness10/22-11/19MW8:30a-11:30a$130*FV
121320Employer Expectations10/23-10/25T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121458Create a Dynamic Resume10/23-10/25TTh8:30a-12:30p$75*GS 403
121360Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders10/30T8a-12p$75*GCA 112
121455FDIC Money Smart10/30-11/1T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC

* Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

November

ID#CourseDatesDaysTimeCostLocation
121335Communication Skills11/6-11/8T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121361Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders11/13T8a-12p$75*GCA 112
121340Job Interview Skills11/13-11/15T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121387Six Keys to Self Leadership11/13-11/14TW8:30a-12:30p$75*GCA 112
121467LinkedIn for Job Seekers11/14W8a-12p$75*GCA 107
121391Working Smart11/26-12/6M-Th1p-4:45p$130*GCA 112
121362Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders11/27T8a-12p$75*GCA 112
121321Employer Expectations11/27-11/29T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121459Create a Dynamic Resume11/27-11/29TTh8:30a-12:30p$75*GS 403
121369Secrets of Landing a Job11/28-11/30W-F9a-1p$75*NCWorks

* Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

December

ID#CourseDatesDaysTimeCostLocation
121457FDIC Money Smart12/4-12/6T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121363Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders12/11T8a-12p$75*GCA 112
121336Communication Skills12/11-12/13T-Th8a-12p$75*CCC
121466LinkedIn for Job Seekers12/12W8a-12p$75*GCA 107

* Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

 

To qualify for the fee waiver you must meet one of four criteria:

  • Are unemployed or underemployed
  • Have received notification of pending layoff
  • Are working and are eligible for federal earned income tax credit
  • Are working and earning wages at or below two hundred (200%) of the federal poverty guidelines

Job Interview Skills

Would you like to enhance your interviewing skills? We can help by exploring your personal values, work ethic, job interests, job strengths, and long-term career objectives. 12 hours. Cost: $75. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

FDIC Money Smart

Money Smart is financial education designed to help those with low to moderate incomes. If you are outside the financial mainstream, we can help enhance your financial skills and create positive banking relationships. 12 hours. $75.Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

Secrets of Landing a Job

Do you know how to answer those tough interview questions effectively and which questions you need to ask an employer? Learn what employers are looking for and how to target your resume. The “Hidden Job Market” is the key to finding a job. We will teach you tried and true secrets to locate job opportunities, even those not advertised. Learn tips on what to do before, during, and after the interview and how to avoid common mistakes. Class is located at the NCWorks Conference Room (Employment Office). 12 hours. Cost: $75. Fee waived for those who qualify.

LinkedIn for Job Seekers

Learn how to develop an impressive LinkedIn profile, how to enhance your job search, and how to build connections that really matter. Learn to use LinkedIn as a social media tool to expand your reach and connect with decision makers in the workplace. We will cover beginner basics as well as advanced techniques. 4 hours. $75. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

Professionals in Transition

Come and practice the personal competencies and employability skills you learned while taking Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers & Blunders and Secrets of Landing a Job. You will refine your job search campaign strategy, practice interviewing and networking skills, develop a strategic Self-Marketing Plan, and have accountability assignments for your job search. You will complete and post your resume on appropriate career sites. 10 hours. Cost: $75. Fee waived for those who qualify.

Overcoming Job Seeking Barriers and Blunders

Ever wonder if your resume gets lost or do you question if your application even gets seen? Learn some tried and true secrets of what employers are looking for in an employee. This course is designed to help you write an effective resume, fill out an impressive application, and write a cover letter that gets you noticed. 4 hours. Cost: $75. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

Taking Action: Create a Dynamic Resume

Let us teach you how to create a dynamic resume, develop an impressive LinkedIn profile, populate applications effectively, and create a cover letter that gets you noticed. 9 hours. Cost: $75. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

Employer Expectations

Our focus is to provide you with employability skills training and increase your ability to get a job, or get a better job. During this course, you will demonstrate the ability to work as a team member. You will also complete vocational and academic assessments. 12 hours. Cost: $75. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

Communication Skills

Let us help you build valuable interpersonal communication skills. Effective communication skills are important in business interactions and personal interactions. We will focus on the communication skills necessary for job hunting and interviewing. 12 hours. Cost: $75. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

Working Smart

One of the major reasons why individuals are released from employment, is not because they lack the technical skills to perform the job, but because they lack the soft-skills needed to succeed in the workplace. We can help identify and teach the critical soft-skills necessary for you to be an effective worker and a strong team player in a fast-pace environment. You will learn the importance of personal branding, dealing with stress, how to actively listen, effectively communicate, adjust to change, and problem solve. 30 hours. Cost: $130. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

Human Services Exploration: DSS Caseworker

Learn the skills and strategies needed to provide employability skills training and career exploration for the role of Income Maintenance Caseworker within Department of Social Services agencies. 45 hours. Cost: $130. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

Income Maintenance Caseworker

Learn the skills associated with becoming an Income Maintenance Caseworker. Specific focus will include proficiency in the utilization of the NCFAST application. Other topics will include skills in communication, interviewing, time management, data gathering/compiling, and data analysis. Prerequisite: Human Services Exploration: DSS Caseworker. 48 hours. Cost: $130.

Six Keys to Self Leadership

Learn to develop the strategies necessary for career growth; whether you are seeking to obtain a better job or wanting to advance in your career. We will teach you how to apply six principles of self leadership to: 1) identify your pitfalls; 2) focus on your unique abilities, skills and knowledge; 3) communicate to build relationships; and 4) use the tools of a self-leader to achieve your potential. 8 hours. Cost: $75. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.

Computer Technology Awareness

Do you need to update your technology skills and become more familiar with computer technology? Learn the basics of how to operate a PC and become more familiar with Microsoft Word to enhance your professional skill set. 27 hours. Cost: $130. Fee waiver available for those who qualify.