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Skill Up!

Want to get back into the workforce or change careers? Science North is offering free in-person workshops to level up your skills! You will receive a certificate for each day completed. Snacks will be provided!

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WORKSHOPS

AODA
  • This workshop will enhance your knowledge of accessibility compliance and the important aspects of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). You will become familiar with a variety of barriers, challenges, and solutions to accessibility and reflect on your own accommodation practices. Together, we can make the world more accessible, one accommodation at a time!

Workshop time for completion, per certificate (approximation): 1–1.5 hours

GOOGLE WORKSPACE
  • These workshops will enhance your knowledge of the Google platform, including Docs, Sheets, Forms, and more. Gain a better understanding of ways to use the Google Workspace in your home and office life and learn tips and tricks to boost your productivity. Apply your knowledge through interactive exercises and develop an important set of tools to help you use Google to its fullest!

These workshops are offered as three separate certificates for the Docs, Sheets and Slides apps.

Workshop time for completion, per certificate (approximation): 2–3 hours

INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS COMMUNICATION
  • In this workshop, we prepare you for working in an office environment. We will give you the tools you need to be successful when communicating with your peers in person. We will also enhance your knowledge of the Outlook email and Teams platforms by discussing e-mail etiquette, best practices, and communication tools. Through interactive exercises, you will develop a greater understanding of how to use these platforms to enhance productivity and increase professionalism. Discover tips and tricks to ensure your security and make the most out of your e-mail and video conferencing accounts.

Workshop time for completion, per certificate (approximation): 2–3 hours


SCHEDULE

AT SCIENCE NORTH

Please check back for more workshop dates!

NOVEMBER 22, 2022

Google Docs

  • 10am to 1pm

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NOVEMBER 23, 2022

Google Sheets

  • 10am to 1pm

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NOVEMBER 24, 2022

Google Slides

  • 10am to 1pm

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NOVEMBER 30, 2022

AODA

  • 10am to 11am

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NOVEMBER 30, 2022

Intro to Business Communication

  • 1pm to 4pm

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IN VAL CARON

Please check back for more workshop dates!

DECEMBER 6, 2022

Google Docs

  • 1pm to 4pm

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DECEMBER 7, 2022

Google Sheets

  • 1pm to 4pm

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DECEMBER 8, 2022

Google Slides

  • 1pm to 4pm

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DECEMBER 13, 2022

Introduction to Business Communication

  • 1pm to 4pm

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LOCATIONS

Please check in with the front desk to let them know you are participating in the workshop.

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If you are driving to Science North, your parking is included with your registration and will be validated by the staff at the front desk when you leave.


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