April 10, 2019, Wednesday
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
This training takes place across two half-day sessions on April 10 and 17, 2019, and each session will be from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Registrants must participate in both sessions.
Workforce Professionals Training Institute
11 Park Place, 7th Floor Conference Room
New York, NY 10007
This training has no registration fee, however this training registration is only open to staff from the Train and Earn and the Learn and Earn programs contracted under NYC Department of Youth & Community Development (NYC DYCD). Registrants will be asked to provide their program’s NYC DYCD contract name and number in the registration form. If you are not a NYC DYCD provider and interested in this program, please contact Saki Mori at firstname.lastname@example.org
This training will introduce participants to the core elements of career coaching. The session will provide an overview of the first steps to preparing individuals for successful career paths that lead to self-sufficiency, as well as offer new techniques to effectively coach job seekers through the employment continuum and reduce obstacles encountered during the job search process. Participants will also learn new skills to increase their understanding of how to use labor market information to guide the job seeker in identifying viable career options across different sectors.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Use skills assessments, goal setting, and positive thinking techniques with job seekers;
- Hone an effective 60 second self-marketing pitch; and
- Develop résumés that impress employers.
Career Coaches, Case Managers, Employment Specialists, Job Developers, Program Directors, and Work Readiness Instructors
Sabeen Pirani, WPTI Director of Training