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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Power Interview
Wed Aug 13, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The interview process and how to prepare yourself. Guest Speaker F. Aqila Hanseer-Rizvi, Resource and Information Coordinator, Dixon Hall.

Icon of the event Information Session for Internationally Educated Accountants
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Are you an internationally educated accountant? What do you need to know to help you find work in Canada? Guest speaker Alastair Hobson of Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada.

Icon of the event Meet a Recruiter
Wed Jul 09, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn what recruiters are looking for in potential employees. Guest speaker Lorena Perry, Account Executive with People to Go.

Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring Circle - Summer Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A 10-session mentoring program for newcomers covering all the topics in "Discovering Canada" the citizenship book. Funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 08
Tue Jul 15
Tue Jul 22
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Workshops
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Are you working towards becoming a Canadian citizen? This workshop series will help you learn about Canadian history, government, symbols, geography and more. Registration is required. Please call Agincourt branch at 416-396-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 03
Thu Jul 10
Thu Jul 17
Wed Jul 23
Thu Jul 31
Icon of the event Workshop on Newcomer Students (in Postsecondary School)
Thu Jun 26, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

For parents and families of newcomer students in postsecondary school. Learn how to help newcomer students adapt and succeed in college and university. Registration is required. Please call Agincourt Branch at 416-396-8950 or...

Icon of the event Preparing for Meaningful Employment in Canada
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Speakers from the Information & Communications Technology Council will talk about ICT sector trends & opportunities for internationally trained professionals, including success stories & strategies.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 25
Icon of the event Workshop on How to Start a Small Business in Ontario
Thu Jun 12, 2014 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

In English. Topics covered include registering for a GST/HST account, payroll requirements and expenses that can be claimed. Contact LSP worker to register and to get more details at: 647-388-3762

Icon of the event Power Interviews
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

The interview process and how to prepare yourself. Types and styles of interviews.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 11
Icon of the event Be Your Own Boss: the ten steps you need to know
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Have you thought about starting your own business? Learn about creating a business plan, attracting customers, implementing your marketing plan.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 28