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Courses and Workshops
Training Centre

Our Training Centre offers a variety of workshops, courses and programs to help you with your professional development. From computer and accounting courses, corporate and career training, social media workshops, our scope reflects the needs of job seekers and employers in developing and enhancing job skills.
For employers, we also offer customized corporate training workshops to meet your specialized business needs. For more information, please contact us.
Ometz is recognized by Revenu Québec as a teaching establishment for training in employability. Tax receipts are available.


Training Center
Computer Training

Computerized Accounting (QuickBooks)

Date(s) offered:04-Nov-2014
Time:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost:$ 299.00
Description:Learn how to manage a company's accounting system using the industry-leading software QuickBooks. This 18-hour training course, taught between 9:00 AM and 12:00 PM, consists of six days of 3-hours per day on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of the first week, a second week without classes, and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of the third week.

Excel 2010 Level 1

Date(s) offered:21-Oct-2014 or 25-Nov-2014
Time:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost:$ 150.00
Description:Learn how to develop, edit and format basic worksheets and charts, and how to create formulas. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of Windows. Three consecutive days (Monday, Tuesday, Wedneday) 3-hours per day

Excel 2010 Level 2

Date(s) offered:09-Dec-2014
Time:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost:$ 150.00
Description:Learn to create Pivot Tables, work with advanced functions, and manage large amounts of data. Three consecutive days (Monday, Tuesday, Wedneday) 3-hours per day

Workshops for Job Seekers

Accessing the Hidden Job Market

Date(s) offered:02-Sep-2014 or 16-Sep-2014 or 30-Sep-2014 or 14-Oct-2014 or 11-Nov-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Cost:Free
Description:Most jobs are hidden. Do you know where to look? Transform a passive job search into a proactive one by learning about how to co-ordinate personal attitude, informational interviews, networking, and social media for maximum effect.

CV & Cover Letters

Date(s) offered:04-Sep-2014 or 11-Sep-2014 or 18-Sep-2014 or 02-Oct-2014 or 23-Oct-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cost:Free
Description:Does your resumé ring with competency, enthusiasm and compelling value to the reader? Have you clearly articulated what benefit an employer will gain by interviewing you? Is it clear how your skillset matches a company's requirements? Be ready to revisit your accomplishments and set yourself apart from the crowd. Date: Thursdays Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Interview Skills 1

Date(s) offered:15-Sep-2014 or 29-Sep-2014 or 20-Oct-2014 or 10-Nov-2014 or 24-Nov-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Cost:Free
Description:Do you walk into an interview with confidence? Have you done your research? Are you ready to articulate the unique way in which you will bring added value to an employer? This workshop uses both theory and practice to show you how to successfully meet this challenge.

Interview Skills 2

Date(s) offered:03-Sep-2014 or 17-Sep-2014 or 15-Oct-2014 or 29-Oct-2014 or 12-Nov-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Cost:Free
Description:Participating in a mock interview is a powerful way to practice what you've learned in Interview Skills 1. Feedback and analysis will bring your delivery to a new level. Requirements: Interview Skills 1. Please bring a CV and come dressed for an interview.

Legitimate Opportunities to Work from Home

Date(s) offered:01-Oct-2014
Time:5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost:$ 40.00
Description:This new workshop is designed to help individuals learn how to seek legitimate home employment opportunities, while avoiding the pitfalls of online scams. Handling telephone-based work, becoming a virtual assistant and developing e-learning will be among the variety of work-from-home options covered during this session. This training program is initiated by the EEC (Employment and Education Centre) and CERIC (Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling).

Looking for a Job? Get LinkedIn!

Date(s) offered:10-Sep-2014 or 08-Oct-2014 or 22-Oct-2014 or 05-Nov-2014 or 19-Nov-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Cost:Free
Description:80% of employers are using social media to recruit. Are you LinkedIn?

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