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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
Career Training

Customer Service Seminar

Date(s) offered:05-Nov-2014
Time:9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost:$ 250.00
Description:This one day workshop outlines the steps to build positive customer service relationships: The seminar is targeted to both managers and front line staff in small, medium and large organizations who wish to develop solid customer service practices. At the end of this workshop the participant will identify and understand: * Who are the company stakeholders? * What are your organization's "Moments of Truth" (critical interactions between the organization and customer that leave a lasting positive or negative impression) * How to handle challenging conversations * How to deal effectively with the unsatisfied customer * Mastering the art of saying No (by saying "Yes" to the Person and "No" just to the task) * The importance of presenting a unified customer service team

Introduction to Accounting

Date(s) offered:06-Nov-2014
Time:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost:$ 249.00
Description:Contrary to what you might have thought, accounting is not black and white, nor is it gray. It's much more colorful than you think. Come explore the exciting side of accounting! You?ll learn the basics, while at the same time you'll discover some tricks of the trade and you'll come to realize that there's a lot more besides balancing the books and making sure that your debits equal your credits. This will be an introductory course designed to provide you with the basic understanding of financial accounting, while introducing you QuickBooks software in order to gain a deeper understanding of the accounting system.

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: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:28-Oct-2014 or 11-Nov-2014 or 25-Nov-2014 or 09-Dec-2014 or 23-Dec-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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:30-Oct-2014 or 06-Nov-2014 or 13-Nov-2014 or 20-Nov-2014 or 27-Nov-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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:10-Nov-2014 or 24-Nov-2014 or 08-Dec-2014 or 22-Dec-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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:12-Nov-2014 or 26-Nov-2014 or 10-Dec-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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.

Looking for a Job? Get LinkedIn!

Date(s) offered:05-Nov-2014 or 19-Nov-2014 or 03-Dec-2014 or 17-Dec-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description:80% of employers are using social media to recruit. Are you LinkedIn?

Using Twitter for Job Search

Date(s) offered:18-Nov-2014 or 16-Dec-2014
Time:2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description:Just when you thought that being on Linked In was enough, you find out that job search, networking, marketing and career development can - and should - all be enhanced with Twitter. Learn how. Two hundred million users can't be wrong.

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