Develop a career portfolio that will enhance your job-search efforts, assist you in developing your career goals and determine whether training is needed to achieve those goals.
Job-search seminars take place weekly. Learn how to conduct a successful job search. Topics include resumes, cover letters, interviewing, networking, etc.
WIOA Portfolio Building Workshops explain the process for applying for a WIOA Scholarship. Contact the American Job Center nearest to you to register for the next session.
A self-help area is available for the job seeker who wishes to conduct a self-directed job search. Computer workshops are provided based on Microsoft’s Digital Literacy program, which is designed to build a student’s computer skill from beginner to a strong, self-reliant, intermediate level. The series includes ten workshops:
- Digital Literacy Orientation
- Mouse and Keyboarding
- Computer Basics
- Internet and Security
- Word I
- Word II
- Excel I
- Excel II
The series begins with the Digital Literacy Orientation Workshop. After successfully completing the Digital Literacy Orientation, the instructor will approve and direct the student to register for the next appropriate workshop in the series. Instructor approval is required to register.
The American Job Center (AJC) system is a partnership of organizations, working as a team, to promote a universal approach to providing effective workforce assistance to job seekers and businesses.
We have produced a series of short videos introducing the services of the American Job Center network to employers throughout Connecticut.
Click on a slide below to view the video on YouTube.