Free career search and interview training throughout February at San Jacinto College
02.04.2015 | By Jeannie Peng-Armao
The Continuing and Professional Development division at San Jacinto College will offer a variety of free career training sessions throughout the month of February.
These sessions range from how to write a resume to how to prepare for a job interview. Those interested in attending a session are encouraged to register via the links below.
Veterans are invited to a free two-day career readiness seminar on Feb. 9 and Feb. 11 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the San Jacinto College Central Campus, room 155 in Building 1. This session will cover resume writing, job search strategies, and networking. event is sponsored by the Lone Star Veterans Association. To register, visit http://veterancareerreadiness.eventbrite.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A career readiness seminar for the general public will be offered on Feb. 10 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the San Jacinto College Central Campus, room 155 in Building 1. Topics will include resume writing and critique, interview techniques, professional networking guidance, and LinkedIn best practices. This event is co-sponsored by Workforce Solutions. To register, visit http://it3careerreadiness021015.eventbrite.com or email email@example.com.
Two mock interview sessions will be offered on Feb. 12 and 13 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the San Jacinto College Central Campus, room 110 in Building 1. These sessions will include video-taped mock interviews to allow participants to see areas for improvement, resume tips, and intensive interview techniques. This event is co-sponsored by Workforce Solutions. To register for Feb. 12, visit http://signupahead.com/signup/gr818xm4. To register for Feb. 13, visit http://signupahead.com/signup/e47vewjh. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
All of these career preparation opportunities will be followed by a joint-sponsored Professional Job Fair between San Jacinto College, Workforce Solutions, The Frontline Group, and Globalwide Talent. The event will take place on Feb. 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Participants are encouraged to dress to impress (no jeans) and come with plenty of resumes. To register, visit https://it3jobfair021815.eventbrite.com or email email@example.com for more information.
About the Continuing and Professional Development division
This noncredit division of the College provides training for both current and future employees in the professional and technical job sectors, as well as provides participants with open enrollment course options to enhance their lives. Professional and technical training is available through contract training, open enrollment and grant funding. For more information, call 281-476-1838.
About San Jacinto College
Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, for more than 50 years. As an Achieving the Dream Leader College, San Jacinto College is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of approximately 30,000 credit students. The College offers 186 degrees and certificates, with 46 technical programs and a university transfer division. Students benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success, and job training programs that are renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.