Job Readiness Training (JRT) Basics

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Course Description:
Do you have only a short time to get workforce clients job-ready? Don’t know where to start? In this course, you will learn the basics of job-readiness training and discover interactive approaches that motivate job-seekers.  Designed for new instructors and administrators as well as those seeking a refresher, the course will explore strategies for getting clients the help and practice they need. During the course, you will receive a packet of JRT materials and have the opportunity to try out hands-on activities that build clients’ skills and confidence. Still have burning questions about JRT essentials? You’ll also hear from a panel of expert workforce practitioners and have the opportunity to ask your questions.

Topics covered include:

  • Strategies for assisting clients with resumes, cover letters, applications, and interviews
  • Knowing what information, materials, and activities to include in your job-readiness training
  • Finding ways to motivate your clients and engage them in your JRT
  • Helping clients build job-seeking skills and confidence

Audience:
This course is for job readiness training instructors and administrators.

Course Duration:
Full day workshop–9:00am-4:00pm

Date:
April 28, 2017

Cost:
Member: $95*
Non-Member: $135
* To access this member price, you must log in to your CJC account when registering.

Facilitator:
Lindsay Crammond, Literacy Works

Location:
Chicago Jobs Council
29 E. Madison St. Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60602

Questions?
Please contact Cheryl Hester, Frontline Focus Administrator, with any questions: 312.252.0460 x108; cheryl@cjc.net

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