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Icon of the event LSP: Mastering the Job Interview
Wed May 09, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In the Mastering the Job Interview workshop participants will learn how to tell a story based on their work experience and skills. All the relevant experience from the job posting and your resume, experience and knowledge is...

Icon of the event LSP: Rights and Responsibilities of Tenants
Wed Apr 25, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Rights and Responsibilities of Tenants will inform participants about the fundamental laws that govern every stage of a landlord and tenant relationship, as well as the responsibilities of both landlords and tenants. Particip...

Icon of the event LSP: Let's Speak English - Spring Session
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Newcomers with beginner to intermediate level English are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 12
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 10
Icon of the event LSP: Permanent Residents Rights and Responsibilities
Wed Apr 11, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Permanent Residents: Rights and Responsibilities will cover 1) the rights and responsibilities for permanent residents, 2) residency requirements for permanent residents and 3) the permanent resident card renewal application ...

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free 10 week program at Toronto Reference Library. For landed immigrants and convention refugees, 19 years and older with LINC Level 4 and higher. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. Informal discussion...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Icon of the event LSP: Removing the
Wed Mar 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Human rights Code in an Ontario law that gives everyone equal rights and opportunities for jobs. Some employers ask people applying for jobs if they have Canadian experience. That can make it much harder for the people n...

Icon of the event LSP: Networking for Jobs
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Attendees at this workshop will join our guest speaker Golam Ahmed from RBC to learn to set networking goals and identify the right people with whom to network. Tactics for breaking the ice, managing contacts and using Linked...

Icon of the event LSP: Internationally Educated Accountants
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Internationally educated management and accounting professionals are invited to an information session on access to the accounting profession in Ontario. Presented by Alastair Hobson, Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA)....

Icon of the event LSP: Starting a Business in Canada
Wed Feb 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join our guest speaker Sonja Johnson from ACCES Employment who will share information about researching and evaluating your business idea, creating a business plan, business registration & regulation in Canada, costs involved...

Icon of the event LSP: Assertiveness Training -- life skills for newcomers to Canada
Wed Jan 24, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Find out what assertiveness is and how it can help you in your personal and professional life. Learn to understand the differences between assertiveness, aggressiveness and passive behaviors and explore ways to communicate ef...