Job Readiness

Job Readiness

Application Assistance

Need help applying for a job online?Our staff will work with you one-on-one to help you fill out an online application. Basic computer skills requested. Please sign up at the help desk in Digital Commons.

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Get one-on-one support with staff at the lower level information desk for basic activities in an online job search:Create an email accountStart a resumeWork on an online applicationLearn about the job seeking processCreate a Monster.com accountCreate and save a sample job search

DC Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Come one, come all to a hands-on introduction to DC Job Seekers, a one-stop portal to job seeking resources on Jan. 3 and again on Jan. 17.

Value of Voluteering

Learn how volunteering can help to fulfill community service hours for teens or enhance skills and knowledge for adults seeking a new career.  

Mini-Social Media Boot Camp (Registration Required)

This “Mini-Social Media Boot Camp” is sponsored in partnership with Constant Contact, Inc. and will focus on helping you learn what social media is and how to use it effectively in your business. It will give you everything you need to get started in the emerging world of social networking. The goal of this mini-social media boot camp is to take you beyond the “what is it” phase and have you putting social media to work for you. (2.5 hours)Register Now

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Self-paced, practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.Class Objectives:

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Self-paced, practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. GreenComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.Class Objectives:

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Self-paced, practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.Class Objectives:

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Self-paced, practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.Class Objectives:

PC Basics

For those who need to come into the world of computers, this is the class for you. Overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace. Also take the Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing class as a perfect complement to PC Basics. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: M. WelkerComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.You will learn to:

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