Webinar

Upcoming events

  • October 22, 2020 10:00 - October 22, 2020 11:00

    You’ve immigrated to Canada. You have skills, education, and some work experience – and you’re keen to get started and find a job where you can use those skills and talents. But how do you find that job? Where are the positions advertised? How do you build your professional network?

    A mentor can help you answer these questions – and more. By talking to a mentor who shares your professional background and knows how the local labour market works, you can get a head start on your journey to success in Canada. A mentor can help you: understand Canadian industry trends, develop more effective job search strategies, build your local professional network and find ways of leveraging your experience and skills.

    Our guest speaker Kathleen Leon from JobStart will talk about the TRIEC mentoring program and how it would help you with job search.

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please login in our community, and register under "Upcoming Webinar".

     

  • October 27, 2020 10:00 - October 27, 2020 11:00

    Canada offers some of the best education in the world, and now your child(ren) can benefit.

    As parents, you play an important role to their success. Do you want to explore more about their education in Ontario? Please come and join our webinar, you will find the answers to the questions most parents have.

    10 questions are:

    1. What are Childcare Services?
    2. How to apply for Child Care Fee Subsidy?
    3. How to register for School?
    4. What is Elementary School?
    5. What is ESL?
    6. What is French Immersion?
    7. What is Special Education?
    8. What is EQAO?
    9. What is Secondary School?
    10. How to help my child during COVID-19?

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please login in our community, and register under "Upcoming Webinar".

  • October 28, 2020 13:00 - October 28, 2020 14:00

    This session has been brought to you by YMCA in partnership with Skills for Change offering the Trades Win Support bridging program for Internationally Trained Trades-persons obtaining their Red Seal License.
    Learn more information about the Skilled Trades, TWSP and the benefits of being a Red Seal certified journey person.

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please login in our community, and register under "Upcoming Webinar".

     

  • October 29, 2020 14:00 - October 29, 2020 15:00

    Are you ready to begin your job search? Are you looking to take the next step in your career?

    This webinar will give you the necessary tools and resources that you'll need to start your job search. During this webinar, our Information Specialists will help guide you toward finding the potential strategies that will suit your job search in Canada.

    Topics:

    • Getting Started
    • Job Search Strategies
    • Employment Programs
    • Resources for internationally-trained professionals
    • Employment Services amid COVID-19

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please login in our community, and register under "Upcoming Webinar".

  • November 3, 2020 10:00 - November 3, 2020 11:00

    The CPA designation is the nationally-recognized business credential sought after by top employers across Canada. Whether you are new to Canada, or interested in advancing your career, there is a path to becoming a successful CPA. Learn how to earn the CPA designation, your ticket to career success. Join CPA Ontario Student Recruiter Ghada Tajeddine for an information session that will provide an overview of the CPA certification program and steps to get started on your path to career success as a Chartered Professional Accountant.

    Take the first step to a rewarding future as a CPA and register today!

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please log in to our community, and register under "Upcoming Webinar".

     

  • November 5, 2020 10:00 - November 5, 2020 11:00

    As you arrive in Canada - the land of opportunities, your priority is getting a job as soon as possible. Before you start your new job why not familiarize yourself with Canadian workplace culture?

    This webinar will help you succeed in the Canadian workplace, understand the work environment, prepare you to work in a multicultural workplace, and learn about effective communication skills. By adopting and practicing the information from this webinar, you will be on your way to your dream job!

    Topics:

    • Keys to Success in the Canadian Workplace
    • Work Environment
    • Cultural Diversity in the Workplace
    • Effective Communication Skills

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please login in to our community and register under "Upcoming Webinar".

  • November 11, 2020 14:00 - November 11, 2020 15:00

    Are you ready to begin your job search? Are you looking to take the next step in your career?

    This webinar will give you the necessary tools and resources that you'll need to start your job search. During this webinar, our Information Specialists will help guide you toward finding the potential strategies that will suit your job search in Canada.

    Topics:

    • Getting Started
    • Job Search Strategies
    • Employment Programs
    • Resources for internationally-trained professionals
    • Employment Services amid COVID-19

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please login in our community, and register under "Upcoming Webinar".

  • November 12, 2020 10:00 - November 12, 2020 11:30

    Learn how to write a resume that gets noticed. Discover the different types of resumes, when you should use them, and components of resume formatting and protocols.

    Join our guest speaker Rose Kyrollos from YMCA North York Employment Centre, we will discuss the techniques of a winning resume writing.

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please log in to our community, and register under "Upcoming Webinar".

     

  • November 17, 2020 10:00 - November 17, 2020 12:00

    Are you prepared for your next job interview?
    An interview is your first opportunity to impress a potential employer.You are being judged from the moment you arrive, on your level of professionalism, your personality, and even the image you present of yourself, and all before you’re asked a question.

    Topics:
     Types of interviews
     Styles of interviews
     Interview stages
     How to prepare yourself
     The interview process
     What happens after

    Our guest speaker Kathleen Leon from JobStart will talk about how to master your interview for your job search.

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please login in our community, and register under "Upcoming Webinar".

     

  • November 17, 2020 13:00 - November 17, 2020 14:00

    You might be hearing a lot about mental health lately. That is because mental health issues are at an increase. Want to raise your self-awareness about this topic? Join us in this webinar to learn how you can maintain good mental health and improve your overall well-being. Join us in this webinar to learn about:

    • Difference between mental health and mental illness
    • Stigma related to mental health
    • Effect of immigration on mental health
    • Mental Health during a crisis
    • Strategies, service and resources to support mental health

    To attend the webinar, please first register with  YMCA Newcomer Information Centre.

    If you already our client, please login in our community, and register under "Upcoming Webinar".