EVENTS

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  • Virtual English Conversation Group (Tuesdays 10:30am)
    Virtual English Conversation Group (Tuesdays 10:30am)
    Online Event
    May 18, 10:30 a.m. – Jun. 22, 12:00 p.m.
    Online Event
    Dates: May 18, 25; June 1, 8, 15, 22 Registrants are encouraged to attend all 6 sessions
  • Virtual English Conversation Group (Thursdays 10:30am)
    Virtual English Conversation Group (Thursdays 10:30am)
    Online Event
    Jun. 17, 10:30 a.m. – Jul. 29, 12:00 p.m.
    Online Event
    Dates: June 17, 24 and July 8, 15, 22, 29 Registrants are encouraged to attend all 6 sessions
  • Workplace Communication Skills (English)
    Workplace Communication Skills (English)
    Webinar
    Jun. 17, 3:30 p.m. – Jul. 29, 5:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Learn social norms and how to communicate effectively in Canadian workplaces and environments.
  • Career Introduction: Early Childhood Education With Guest Speaker (English)
    Career Introduction: Early Childhood Education With Guest Speaker (English)
    Webinar
    Jun. 19, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.
    Webinar
    Are you looking into a career in Early Childhood Education? Join us and our guest speaker, Summer Lin, a university instructor, who will be doing an introduction to Early Childhood Education and its career paths.
  • Formatting a Canadian Resume + Creating a LinkedIn Account (English)
    Formatting a Canadian Resume + Creating a LinkedIn Account (English)
    Webinar
    Jun. 21, 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. PDT
    Webinar
    Take away tips on how to format a Canadian resume, cover letter and get useful strategies for setting up your LinkedIn account.
  • Career Pathways in Skilled Trades in BC with Guest Speaker (English)
    Career Pathways in Skilled Trades in BC with Guest Speaker (English)
    Webinar
    Jun. 22, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. PDT
    Webinar
    Are you interested in a career as a Plumber, Electrician, Mechanic, Autobody Technician, Cook, Baker, or others in Skilled Trades?
  • Career Introduction: How to be a Self- Employed Financial Advisor with Guest Speaker (English)
    Career Introduction: How to be a Self- Employed Financial Advisor with Guest Speaker (English)
    Webinar
    Jun. 23, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. PDT
    Webinar
    Are you looking into a career as a Self-Employed Financial Advisor in BC? Join us and our guest speaker, Ernie Gonzalvo, a Business Development Partner - Sun Life Financial, who will be doing an introduction to Self-Employed Financial Advisor.
  • Virtual English Conversation Group (Wednesdays 4:30pm)
    Virtual English Conversation Group (Wednesdays 4:30pm)
    Online Event
    Jun. 23, 4:30 p.m. – Jul. 07, 6:00 p.m.
    Online Event
    Dates: Wed, June 23, 30; July 7, 4:30 - 6:00 pm Registrants are encouraged to attend all 3 sessions
  • Trabajadores Extranjeros Temporales: Residencia Permanente y Normas Laborales (Spanish)
    Trabajadores Extranjeros Temporales: Residencia Permanente y Normas Laborales (Spanish)
    Webinar
    Jun. 27, 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. PDT
    Webinar
    Hear the latest information about the Permanent Residence pathway for the Agri-Food Pilot Program, and the British Columbia’s Employment Standards Act (ESA) for agricultural workers. Topics include application requirements, contracts, salaries, among others. (Conducted in Spanish)
  • Workplace Communication Skills (English)
    Workplace Communication Skills (English)
    Webinar
    Jun. 28, 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Learn social norms and how to communicate effectively in Canadian workplaces and environments.
  • Formatting a Canadian Resume + Creating a LinkedIn Account (English)
    Formatting a Canadian Resume + Creating a LinkedIn Account (English)
    Webinar
    Jul. 06, 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. PDT
    Webinar
    Take away tips on how to format a Canadian resume, cover letter and get useful strategies for setting up your LinkedIn account.
  • Professional Email Writing Skills in the Canadian Workplace (English)
    Professional Email Writing Skills in the Canadian Workplace (English)
    Webinar
    Jul. 07, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Improve your Canadian workplace writing skills such as professional communication over email and using online platforms.
  • ICBC Informational Session for Temporary Residents with Guest Speaker (English)
    ICBC Informational Session for Temporary Residents with Guest Speaker (English)
    Webinar
    Jul. 08, 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Webinar
    New to BC? Come learn about ICBC.
  • Interview Skills: Getting Ready and Answering the Commonly Asked Questions (English)
    Interview Skills: Getting Ready and Answering the Commonly Asked Questions (English)
    Webinar
    Jul. 09, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PDT
    Webinar
    Learn how to prepare for interviews in the Canadian workplace. We will go over common interview questions and how to answer them to impress your employer!
  • BC Affordable Housing Info Session / BC省房屋項⽬及中僑房屋服務簡介 (Cantonese)
    BC Affordable Housing Info Session / BC省房屋項⽬及中僑房屋服務簡介 (Cantonese)
    Webinar
    Jul. 14, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. PDT
    Webinar
    Looking for affordable housing? Not sure which housing program you are eligible for?
  •  Immigration and Employment Resources for International Students (English)
    Immigration and Employment Resources for International Students (English)
    Webinar
    Jul. 20, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Webinar
    Take-away important immigration and employment resources for post-secondary international students. Topics include study and work permits, PGWP, and finding jobs and volunteer opportunities. Q&A session included.
  • CELPIP VS. IELTS: Know the Difference  (English)
    CELPIP VS. IELTS: Know the Difference (English)
    Webinar
    Jul. 21, 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. PDT
    Webinar
    Learn key study tips, find study material, and how to practice for the test. The CELPIP (Canadian English Language Proficiency Language Index program) and IELTS (International English Language Testing System) are the only approved English tests for immigration purposes.
  • Job Search Tips (English)
    Job Search Tips (English)
    Webinar
    Jul. 23, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. PDT
    Webinar
    Looking for work? Come join us and learn effective job search tips such as utilizing online job boards, building professional connections, being aware of job scams, and more.
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