Calendar

The Langley WorkBC Centre offers a variety of programs and workshops to assist individuals to develop training and career plans and to prepare and conduct effective job searches. Browse the calendar and the workshop descriptions listed below the calendar.

To learn more and to register, please contact WorkBC Langley at: 604-360-4196 or info-langley-willowbrook@workbc.ca

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How to Ace Your Interviews
How to Ace Your Interviews
Feb 1 all-day
The Interview skills workshop provides clients with the experience to learn about what skills are required in order to have a successful interview, and what interviewers are generally looking for in a candidate. After this[...]
Leading Edge Workshop Series
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Leading Edge Workshop Series
Resumes that get you noticed 1:15 am
Resumes that get you noticed
Feb 2 @ 1:15 am – 2:15 am
After this workshop, you will learn how to create a resume targeted to a job posting to achieve the best chance of being selected for an employment interview. This workshop includes resume types, development of[...]
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Effective Communication
Effective Communication
Feb 3 all-day
In this workshop clients learn best practices of how to communicate in the workplace, as well as strategies to maintain effective communication. Participants learn about handling stress, gossip and punctuality. By learning how to communicate[...]
Leading Edge Workshop Series
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Career Planning with Assessments
Career Planning with Assessments
Feb 7 all-day
This series of workshops is for clients who need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication[...]
Setting the Stage
Setting the Stage
Feb 7 all-day
At the end of this workshop participants will understand values and how they fit into the workplace and career exploration. An understanding of the emotional roller coaster of losing a job and how to transition.
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Career Planning with Assessments
Career Planning with Assessments
Feb 8 all-day
This series of workshops is for clients who need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication[...]
Planning your path
Planning your path
Feb 8 all-day
This Workshop covers topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness and job maintenance. Clients will develop strategies for professional growth by: Learning strategies to explore a range[...]
Exclusive Job Opportunities Available Immediately 5:30 pm
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Career Planning with Assessments
Career Planning with Assessments
Feb 9 all-day
This series of workshops is for clients who need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication[...]
Moving Forward
Moving Forward
Feb 9 all-day
Move forward to success in the workplace by setting goals and identifying your skills, values and attributes. Learn to manage time, gain adaptability, communicate effectively, solve problems and build relationships to get and keep a[...]
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Career Planning with Assessments
Career Planning with Assessments
Feb 10 all-day
This series of workshops is for clients who need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication[...]
Steps to Training Success
Steps to Training Success
Feb 10 all-day
This workshop is for clients considering skills training. The workshops assists clients in the readiness necessary to build a skills development plan. Clients will research and develop a skills plan to support the career options[...]
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Leading Edge Workshop Series
Unlocking the Hidden Job Market 1:00 pm
Unlocking the Hidden Job Market
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Networking is an essential job search strategy that can help you obtain unadvertised jobs (Hidden Job Market). Participants learn how to use networking to their advantage when searching for a job or advancing in their[...]
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How to Ace Your Interviews
How to Ace Your Interviews
Feb 15 all-day
The Interview skills workshop provides clients with the experience to learn about what skills are required in order to have a successful interview, and what interviewers are generally looking for in a candidate. After this[...]
Leading Edge Workshop Series
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Leading Edge Workshop Series
Resumes that get you noticed 1:15 am
Resumes that get you noticed
Feb 16 @ 1:15 am – 2:15 am
After this workshop, you will learn how to create a resume targeted to a job posting to achieve the best chance of being selected for an employment interview. This workshop includes resume types, development of[...]
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Effective Communication
Effective Communication
Feb 17 all-day
In this workshop clients learn best practices of how to communicate in the workplace, as well as strategies to maintain effective communication. Participants learn about handling stress, gossip and punctuality. By learning how to communicate[...]
Leading Edge Workshop Series
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Career Planning with Assessments
Career Planning with Assessments
Feb 21 all-day
This series of workshops is for clients who need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication[...]
Setting the Stage
Setting the Stage
Feb 21 all-day
At the end of this workshop participants will understand values and how they fit into the workplace and career exploration. An understanding of the emotional roller coaster of losing a job and how to transition.
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Career Planning with Assessments
Career Planning with Assessments
Feb 22 all-day
This series of workshops is for clients who need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication[...]
Planning your path
Planning your path
Feb 22 all-day
This Workshop covers topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness and job maintenance. Clients will develop strategies for professional growth by: Learning strategies to explore a range[...]
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Career Planning with Assessments
Career Planning with Assessments
Feb 23 all-day
This series of workshops is for clients who need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication[...]
Moving Forward
Moving Forward
Feb 23 all-day
Move forward to success in the workplace by setting goals and identifying your skills, values and attributes. Learn to manage time, gain adaptability, communicate effectively, solve problems and build relationships to get and keep a[...]
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Career Planning with Assessments
Career Planning with Assessments
Feb 24 all-day
This series of workshops is for clients who need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication[...]
Steps to Training Success
Steps to Training Success
Feb 24 all-day
This workshop is for clients considering skills training. The workshops assists clients in the readiness necessary to build a skills development plan. Clients will research and develop a skills plan to support the career options[...]
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Leading Edge Workshop Series
Unlocking the Hidden Job Market 1:00 pm
Unlocking the Hidden Job Market
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Networking is an essential job search strategy that can help you obtain unadvertised jobs (Hidden Job Market). Participants learn how to use networking to their advantage when searching for a job or advancing in their[...]

Workshop Series 

The Langley WorkBC Centre offers the following career exploration and job search workshop series. Please check the calendar for upcoming workshops.

The Discovery of Work Options
This series of workshops is for clients interested in career exploration. Career and occupational assessments, career planning, goal setting, labour market research and job search are some of the topics covered by the workshops. The series is delivered over two weeks; participants attend a three hour workshop each day. In addition to the workshops, participants will be supported by an Employment Coach.

Employment Planning
This series of workshops is for clients who need help to enter or re-enter the workforce. Workshops cover topics including personal planning and goal setting, occupational interests and the current labour market, self-awareness, effective communication and job maintenance. Workshops are delivered over two weeks; participants attend a three hour workshop each day. In addition to the workshops, participants will be supported by an Employment Coach.

Job Search Strategies
This series of workshops is for clients who are looking for strategies to obtain their dream job. Workshop topics include accessing the Hidden Job Market, informational interviews, networking and self-marketing, interview skills and post-interview follow-up, effective communication and job maintenance strategies. Workshops are delivered over four days; participants attend a three hour workshop each day. In addition to the workshops, participants will be supported by an Employment Coach.

Steps to Training Success
This series of workshops is for clients considering skills training. These workshops assist clients the readiness necessary to build and complete a skills development plan. Clients will research and develop a skills plan to support the career options they identified within The Discovery of Work Options workshop series. Workshops are delivered over four days; participants attend a three hour workshop each day. In addition to the workshops, participants will be supported by an Employment Coach.

The Professionals Workshop Series
This workshop series is for clients who have been career professionals and want to re-enter the workforce. Workshop topics include job loss and transition, working in multi-generational teams, resumes vs. CVs, professional portfolio development, online job search and networking. Workshops are delivered over four days; participants attend a three hour workshop each day. In addition to the workshops, participants will be supported by an Employment Coach.

One to Three Hour Workshops
In addition to the workshop series described above, the Centre offers a number of one to three hour stand-alone workshops. Check the calendar for the following upcoming workshops.

  • Anger / Stress Manager
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Effective Communication
  • Exit Interviews
  • Housing – Good Tenant Practices
  • Interview Skills
  • Joining a New Team
  • Keeping Your New Job
  • Money Matters
  • Stress & Anger Management
  • Personal / Self Esteem
  • Resume / Cover Letter
  • Working with Others
  • Working Safely