Upcoming WorkSource Events

In-person events are no longer being held. Online events and updates are posted below. Please follow us on Facebook or check this page for updates on new online events.

*UNDER DEVELOPMENT - Virtual Job Fair. If you are an employer that is recruiting for urgent and critical positions and would like to participate in a virtual job fair, please contact our Business Solutions Team at business.solutions@workforcesnohomish.org or 425-921-3426

Below is a list of upcoming WorkSource Events for Snohomish County, for a list of WorkSource events for all counties please visit WorkSourceWA

Title
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 19, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Jean Nash (jnash@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 5: Community Engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world!
  • Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it
  • Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship, and civic engagement
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 19, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Michele Brown & Karen Nordeng
Contact Phone: mdbrown@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: knordeng@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 19, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consists of 3 hours of in-class instruction and 2 hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov or 425-309-0160, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 5: Community engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world!
  • Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it
  • Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship and civic engagement
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 19, 2021 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Michell Wood & Tony Parks
Contact Phone: mwood@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: aparks@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé.
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 19, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
Webex Online Meeting: Register for the workshop and the instructor will email meeting links to you by 5:00 p.m. the preceding Friday.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This class meets on Tuesday and Thursday for six-weeks. The workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, , Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.

This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C.

Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you should use a device capable of viewing video and content (computer, mobile device, or video system) and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go to: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nrbgeodb/Join-a-Webex-Meeting. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Two: Where does my money go?

Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 20, 2021 from 9:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 day before the online workshop begins.
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Explore, Customize and Expand on your LinkedIn Profile.

A 2.5 hour, informative lab for those who have a LinkedIn account and are looking to customize their profile, learn tips and tricks of navigating LinkedIn and expand knowledge of what LinkedIn can offer you in your job search and professional networking journey. In this workshop you will have the opportunity to: make connections, join groups, find job postings, research companies and more. There will be time for Q&A throughout the workshop and to learn from others in the group.

Important Prerequisites:

  • Established LinkedIn Account
  • Basic computer skills
  • WorkSourceWA account



Additional Information:


  • WorkSource services are available to all registered customers.
  • Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 20, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico como mínimo 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Marco Roman
Contact Email: mroman@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: Spanish
Additional Information:

El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio vaya AQUI.

La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o una combinación de dispositivos, con capaz de ver video y contenido (computadora, dispositivo móvil o sistema de video) y tener capacidad de audio. Para obtener información sobre cómo unirse a una reunión de WebEx para asistir al taller, vaya AQUI. Se estabilizará una opción de lista de espera para este evento. Si un solicitante retira su registro, se invitará al siguiente solicitante de registro de la lista de espera. Cada taller requiere un registro separado. Cuando te registres en este evento, usa el mismo nombre y dirección de correo electrónico que usas con tu cuenta de worksourcewa.com, si es posible.

Si necesita algún tipo de servicio especial por una condición de discapacidad en este taller de empleo, por favor comuníquese con Aletha McGee, su email: amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Deberá facilitar su nombre, el tipo de servicio especial requerido y su ciudad de residencia. Indíquenos los servicios especiales que require cuanto antes para poder acomodarlos. Si su nivel de inglés es limitado y necesita información en otro idioma distinto al inglés, indíqueselo a Aletha para poder acomodar el idioma necesario.  


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

¿Cuáles son sus habilidades? ¿Cómo puede transferir sus habilidades de un sitio de trabajo a otro? En este taller, aprenderá a identificar, demonstrar y presentar sus destrezas y cualidades. Aprenderá sobre como presentarse a empleadores de una manera breve y de alto impacto mediante la creación de un “comercial” personal.

Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 20, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 20, 2021 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Karen Powell & Michell Wood
Contact Phone: kpowell@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: mwood@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 21, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Ellen Nagourney & Ray Keevy
Contact Phone: nage235@lni.wa.gov
Contact Email: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 21, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Number (Access Code) 180 194 9045
Meeting Password: 12345
Description
Contact Name: Lux Dmitri: 425-374-1240
Contact Phone: La Qwana Toles: 425-374-0134
Contact Email: Wsyouthcenter@gmail.com
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Join WorkSource Youth Center at their Financial Workshop, here you will learn about:

  • Understanding Credit
  • Budget Tips & Calculator
  • Banking Procedures
  • Financial Responsibility
  • Preparing for your future
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 21, 2021 from 12:00 PM-1:30 PM
Location
Virtual workshop - to register, please visit the link below. For questions, please contact Susan Perreault @ wbc@businessimpactnw.org
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
In-person job search activity: No

Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. Presented by Business Impact NW in partnership with the U. S. Small Business Administration.

To register: Everett: businessimpactnw.ecenterdirect.com…
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 21, 2021 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Michell Wood & Diana McKnight
Contact Phone: mwood@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: dmcknight@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information:

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!
 

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed below in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:
If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.

Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 21, 2021 from 1:30 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 day before the online workshop begins.
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

The elevator pitch or 60-second commercial is a critical tool for your job search. It helps you to verbally express your worth in even the briefest of interactions.

In this workshop you will develop and practice your 60-second commercial so you will be able to succinctly and effectively market yourself to employers and the people in your network.
 

Additional Information:


  • WorkSource services are available to all registered customers. Please be sure to create your WorkSourceWA account prior to attending this workshop. www.worksourcewa.com
  • Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 21, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Register for the Tuesday class and a link will be sent to you before class begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This class meets on Tuesday and Thursday for six-weeks. The workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, , Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.

This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C.

Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you should use a device capable of viewing video and content (computer, mobile device, or video system) and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go to: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nrbgeodb/Join-a-Webex-Meeting. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Two: Where does my money go?

Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.

Day 2 of 2. Must register for and attend Day 1 to participate.
Date / TIme
Fri, Jan 22, 2021 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Bill Kinyon & Ray Keevy
Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings.
Date / TIme
Mon, Jan 25, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Tony Parks & Abel Hartman
Contact Phone: aparks@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: ahartman@pacassoc.com
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information:

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed below in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:
If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.

Date / TIme
Mon, Jan 25, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Todd Morgan
Contact Email: tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:
  • Each day consists of 3 hours of in-class instruction and 2 hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov or 425-309-0160, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 6: Work concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it!
  • Learn how to multitask and stay motivated
  • Explore your personal leadership and organization skills
  • Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected
  • Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make
  • Develop a solid vision for a professional future
     
Date / TIme
Mon, Jan 25, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 day before the online workshop begins.
Description
Contact Name: Karen Powell
Contact Email: kpowell@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
In-person job search activity: Yes

Test drive your interview skills before the "real thing" by practicing in a mock interview setting.

There will be a variety of interview questions and the ability to receive feedback and learn from others. This is a virtual lab, so come dressed for an interview, and be ready to participate fully.

Recommended Pre-Requisite: Interviewing Workshop
Virtual Capabilities Required: Mic and Camera capability
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WorkSource services are available to all registered customers.

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran? Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
 
Date / TIme
Mon, Jan 25, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Jean Nash (jnash@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
•Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects
•If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
1.Program referrals
2.Veterans
3.Continuing or returning students
4.Wait list*
5.Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 6: Work Concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it!
• Learn how to multitask and stay motivated
• Explore your personal leadership and organization skills
• Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected
• Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make
• Develop a solid vision for a professional future~
Date / TIme
Mon, Jan 25, 2021 from 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
Location
Virtual Workshop.
Presenter will send an e-mail with workshop invite prior to event.
Description
Contact Name: John Fuller
Contact Email: john.fuller@workforcesnohomish.org
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.



In-person job search activity: No
Link: https://www.retainwa.org/

RETAIN Washington is a program for  individuals who have a non L&I injury/Illness, and have not applied for long term disability. This workshop offers information on how the RETAIN Washington program can help injured/ill workers with Return to Work or Stay at Work. The RETAIN program offers Care Coordination and Return to Work Services.

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Jan 25, 2021 from 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email the morning of the online workshop.
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Did you know? If you receive SSI or Social Security Disability Insurance benefits, there are many work incentives available to you and WorkSource can be the place to learn more?  WorkSource is authorized by the Social Security Administration as an approved Employment Network for Ticket to Work.

We invite all job seekers who receive Social Security Disability benefits to attend our Ticket Workshop, held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 10-11:30 a.m.  There is no cost for these services.  We are eager to help you on your way toward employment and becoming more self-sufficient!  Hope to see you soon.

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Jan 25, 2021 from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Description
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Phone: 425-258-6331 / 425-258-6352
Contact Email: WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required

During this presentation you will learn the answers to the following questions. What is WIOA? Who is eligible to enroll? How can WIOA help me? What to expect if do enroll?

Find out about  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We will provide information about eligibility and an overview of resources available to eligible jobseekers.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 26, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Michele Brown & Karen Nordeng
Contact Phone: mdbrown@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: knordeng@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Today’s economy requires workers who can transfer skills from one work setting to another and who have the kinds of personal qualities that make organizations successful. In this workshop, you will learn to identify, demonstrate and package, with confidence, your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. You also will learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60-Second Commercial - a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 26, 2021 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Ellen Nagourney & Tony Parks
Contact Phone: nage235@lni.wa.gov
Contact Email: aparks@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

An important part of any job search is to understand the employer’s point of view. In this workshop, you'll  learn how employers read applications and how to be better prepared to meet an employer’s expectations. The workshop explores how to organize and communicate your skills and abilities in a way that stands out from the crowd. You'll leave the workshop with a master application that's helpful when filling out paper and electronic applications, and start you on your way to developing a résumé.
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 26, 2021 from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email 1 day before the online workshop begins.
Description
Contact Name: Karen Powell
Contact Email: kpowell@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Are you receiving Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits and planning to attend a full-time training program?

There is much to know about going to school and remaining eligible for your UI benefits. This workshop will provide information needed to make an informed decision and complete the Commissioner Approved Training and/or Training Benefits applications. This is vital information for those who plan to attend school/training while collecting UI.
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Additional Information:

WorkSource services are available to all registered customers.

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran? Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.

 
Date / TIme
Tue, Jan 26, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
Webex Online Meeting: Register for the workshop and the instructor will email meeting links to you by 5:00 p.m. the preceding Friday.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This class meets on Tuesday and Thursday for six-weeks. The workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.

This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C.

Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you should use a device capable of viewing video and content (computer, mobile device, or video system) and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go to: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nrbgeodb/Join-a-Webex-Meeting. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.

Day 1 of 2
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 27, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico como mínimo 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Marco Roman
Contact Email: mroman@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: Spanish
Additional Information:

El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio, vaya AQUI.

La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o una combinación de dispositivos, con capaz de ver video y contenido (computadora, dispositivo móvil o sistema de video) y tener capacidad de audio. Para obtener información sobre cómo unirse a una reunión de WebEx para asistir al taller, vaya AQUI. Se estabilizará una opción de lista de espera para este evento. Si un solicitante retira su registro, se invitará al siguiente solicitante de registro de la lista de espera. Cada taller requiere un registro separado. Cuando te registres en este evento, usa el mismo nombre y dirección de correo electrónico que usas con tu cuenta de worksourcewa.com, si es posible.

Si necesita algún tipo de servicio especial por una condición de discapacidad en este taller de empleo, por favor comuníquese con Aletha McGee, su email: amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Deberá facilitar su nombre, el tipo de servicio especial requerido y su ciudad de residencia. Indíquenos los servicios especiales que require cuanto antes para poder acomodarlos. Si su nivel de inglés es limitado y necesita información en otro idioma distinto al inglés, indíqueselo a Aletha para poder acomodar el idioma necesario.  


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Conocer a los empleadores en su área y crear una estrategia para orientar su búsqueda de empleo es la clave del éxito. En la clase Estrategias de búsqueda de empleo, aprenderá una variedad de métodos de búsqueda de empleo! Esta clase proporciona consejos sobre el valor de la información del mercado laboral e introduce otras estrategias como redes sociales con meta de trabajo, entrevistas informativas y el uso de Internet para localizar ofertas de trabajo.
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 27, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Wed, Jan 27, 2021 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Diana McKnight & Karen Powell
Contact Phone: dmcknight@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: kpowell@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 28, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Ellen Nagourney & Bill Kinyon
Contact Phone: nage235@lni.wa.gov
Contact Email: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

You might have the best résumé ever, but if you don’t interview well, it won’t matter. Being able to handle a job interview is a necessity for any job seeker. Knowing what employers are looking for and being prepared are absolute musts. In this workshop, you will learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 28, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Number (Access Code) 180 731 9063
Meeting Password: 12345
Description
Contact Name: Lux Dmitri: 425-374-1240
Contact Phone: La Qwana Toles: 425-374-0134
Contact Email: wsyouthcenter@workforcesnohomish.org
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Join WorkSource Youth Center at there Interview Workshop! Here you will have access to:

  • How to prepare to interview
  • Practice in our Virtual Mock Interview Lab
  • Coaching Available
  • How to prepare for interview questions
  • Tips for after the interview
Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 28, 2021 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Michell Wood & Ray Keevy
Contact Phone: mwood@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information:

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Successful job seekers take the time to learn what employers want. Learn how two of the four primary pieces of job-search-related communication convey to a prospective employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Learn which résumé and cover letter formats best display your skills, knowledge and abilities in order to attract employers and lead to more interviews!

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed below in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:
If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.

Date / TIme
Thu, Jan 28, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Register for the Tuesday class and a link will be sent to you before class begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This class meets on Tuesday and Thursday for six-weeks. The workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.

This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C.

Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you should use a device capable of viewing video and content (computer, mobile device, or video system) and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go to: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nrbgeodb/Join-a-Webex-Meeting. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.

Day 2 of 2. Must register for and attend Day 1 to participate.
Date / TIme
Fri, Jan 29, 2021 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
Reunión en línea de WebEx: La información del enlace y de la reunión se compartirá por correo electrónico como mínimo 1 hora antes de que comience el taller en línea
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Irene Torres
Contact Email: itorres@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: Spanish
Additional Information:

El cliente tendrá que registrarse en WorkSourceWA.com antes de la clase. Este taller se ofrece en línea a través de las reuniones de WebEx. Antes de registrar, se le indicó que verificara que tenia el hardware, el navegador de internet, y los sistemas operativos mínimos necesarios para acceder este servicio vaya AQUI.

La videoconferencia utilizará una gran parte del ancho de banda de internet y una gran cantidad de datos. Antes de participar, asegúrese de tener un plan de datos o acceso WiFi confiable que pueda acomodar esto. Para asistir el taller, debe usar un dispositivo, o una combinación de dispositivos, con capaz de ver video y contenido (computadora, dispositivo móvil o sistema de video) y tener capacidad de audio. Para obtener información sobre cómo unirse a una reunión de WebEx para asistir al taller, vaya AQUI. Se estabilizará una opción de lista de espera para este evento. Si un solicitante retira su registro, se invitará al siguiente solicitante de registro de la lista de espera. Cada taller requiere un registro separado. Cuando te registres en este evento, usa el mismo nombre y dirección de correo electrónico que usas con tu cuenta de worksourcewa.com, si es posible.

Si necesita algún tipo de servicio especial por una condición de discapacidad en este taller de empleo, por favor comuníquese con Aletha McGee, su email: amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Deberá facilitar su nombre, el tipo de servicio especial requerido y su ciudad de residencia. Indíquenos los servicios especiales que require cuanto antes para poder acomodarlos. Si su nivel de inglés es limitado y necesita información en otro idioma distinto al inglés, indíqueselo a Aletha para poder acomodar el idioma necesario.  


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Una parte importante de cualquier búsqueda de trabajo es de comprender el punto de vista del empleador. En este taller, aprenderá cómo empleadores leen aplicaciones, y como prepararse mejor para cumplir con los requisitos del empleador. Aprenderá cómo organizar, escribir, y comunicar sus habilidades y capacidades de una manera que conseguirá la atención de empleadores.

Date / TIme
Fri, Jan 29, 2021 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email at least 1 hour before the online workshop begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Abel Hartman & Ray Keevy
Contact Phone: ahartman@pacassoc.com
Contact Email: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required HERE. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you are encouraged to use a device capable of viewing video and content and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go HERE. For the best experience, download the free WebEx application for your device.

A waitlist option will be enabled for this event. This waitlist is automated and if an attendee drops their registration, the next registrant on the waitlist will be invited. Each workshop requires a separate registration.

When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.

Contact the facilitators listed above in the contact lines for any additional questions or changes.

For accommodation requests ONLY:

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact Aletha McGee at amcgee@esd.wa.gov. Provide your name, accommodation request, and your town/city of residence. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made. If you have limited English proficiency and need information in a language other than English, please contact Aletha for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Finding out about employers in your area and creating a strategy to target your job search is the key to success. In the Job-Search Strategies class, you will learn a variety of job-search methods! This class provides tips on the value of labor-market information and introduces other strategies like networking, informational interviews and using the Internet to locate job openings.
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 1, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consists of 3 hours of in-class instruction and 2 hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov or 425-309-0160, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 1: Work concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here!
  • Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers and learning what employers really want
  • Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story
  • Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 1, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Jean Nash (jnash@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create a job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 1: Work concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here!

  • Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers and learning what employers really want
  • Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story
  • Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism


Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 1, 2021 from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Description
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Phone: 425-258-6331 / 425-258-6352
Contact Email: WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required

During this presentation you will learn the answers to the following questions. What is WIOA? Who is eligible to enroll? How can WIOA help me? What to expect if do enroll?

Find out about  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We will provide information about eligibility and an overview of resources available to eligible jobseekers.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Tue, Feb 2, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
Webex Online Meeting: Register for the workshop and the instructor will email meeting links to you by 5:00 p.m. the preceding Friday.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This class meets on Tuesday and Thursday for six-weeks. The workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.

This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C.

Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you should use a device capable of viewing video and content (computer, mobile device, or video system) and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go to: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nrbgeodb/Join-a-Webex-Meeting. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Four:  Making Changes

Class times: 2:00 - 4:00 (2 day class - Register for Tuesday)

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Wed, Feb 3, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 4, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Register for the Tuesday class and a link will be sent to you before class begins.
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: This class meets on Tuesday and Thursday for six-weeks. The workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.six-week workshop series empowers you to make informed and smart financial decisions.

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.

This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C.

Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you should use a device capable of viewing video and content (computer, mobile device, or video system) and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go to: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nrbgeodb/Join-a-Webex-Meeting. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Four:  Making Changes

Class times: 2:00 - 4:00 (2 day class - Register for Tuesday)

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 8, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Jean Nash (jnash@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: Snohomishsfs@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:


  •  
 

  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


  6.  

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov   for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 2: Health and Well-Being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us!
• Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity
• Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries, and develop better stress and time management skills
• Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint
• Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills
• Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals, and develop new action planning techniques

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 8, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Todd Morgan (tmorgan@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consists of 3 hours of in-class instruction and 2 hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov or 425-309-0160, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 2: Health and well-being – What is ‘work-life’ balance? How do I take care of me while taking care of everyone else? Come learn with us!

  • Examine your inner-professional, core values, life choices and personal integrity
  • Learn how to be personally and professionally self-aware, establish boundaries and develop better stress and time management skills
  • Evaluate your social readiness and online footprint
  • Learn to access community resources and expand networking skills
  • Improve your ability to solve problems, set goals and develop new action planning techniques
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 8, 2021 from 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email the morning of the online workshop.
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Did you know? If you receive SSI or Social Security Disability Insurance benefits, there are many work incentives available to you and WorkSource can be the place to learn more?  WorkSource is authorized by the Social Security Administration as an approved Employment Network for Ticket to Work.

We invite all job seekers who receive Social Security Disability benefits to attend our Ticket Workshop, held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 10-11:30 a.m.  There is no cost for these services.  We are eager to help you on your way toward employment and becoming more self-sufficient!  Hope to see you soon.

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 8, 2021 from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Description
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Phone: 425-258-6331 / 425-258-6352
Contact Email: WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required

During this presentation you will learn the answers to the following questions. What is WIOA? Who is eligible to enroll? How can WIOA help me? What to expect if do enroll?

Find out about  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We will provide information about eligibility and an overview of resources available to eligible jobseekers.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Tue, Feb 9, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
Online - Register for the Tuesday class and a link will be sent to you before class begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Five: Empowered to make tough choices

Concepts: Dealing with debt, creditors and how credit history impacts you

Learn strategies to improve your current debt situation and make positive changes to move forward.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Wed, Feb 10, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 11, 2021 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
ZOOM Online Meeting: Register for the workshop and the instructor will email meeting links to you before class begins.
Description
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information:

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Join us for this 2-hour online workshop, brought to you by WorkSource and Sno-Isle Libraries.

This workshop will help attendees develop the skills and personal resiliency needed to carry them through the job search. Attendees will learn to use labor market data sources to help inform job searches and/or career changes, will learn (through interactive discussions and activities) to identify transferrable in-demand skills, and will explore concrete tools to stay adaptable in the current job-market.

Attendees will leave the workshop with practical job search tools that will make the transition back to the work force a smooth and positive one.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 11, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
Online - Register for the Tuesday class and a link will be sent to you before class begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Five: Empowered to make tough choices

Concepts: Dealing with debt, creditors and how credit history impacts you

Learn strategies to improve your current debt situation and make positive changes to move forward.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Wed, Feb 17, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 18, 2021 from 12:00 PM-1:30 PM
Location
Virtual workshop - to register, please visit the link below. For questions, please contact Susan Perreault @ wbc@businessimpactnw.org
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
In-person job search activity: No

Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. Presented by Business Impact NW in partnership with the U. S. Small Business Administration.

To register: Everett: businessimpactnw.ecenterdirect.com…
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 22, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Jean Nash (jnash@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job!
  • Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style
  • Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills
  • Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control
  • Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media.
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 22, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consists of 3 hours of in-class instruction and 2 hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov or 425-309-0160, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 3: Communication – Communication is a skill that never stops growing! Come learn how to improve your skills and odds of landing that next job!
  • Learn about interpersonal and business communication and discover your own style
  • Develop better listening, writing, computer and presentation skills
  • Find out about verbal & non-verbal cues, practice conflict resolution and get tips on emotional control
  • Get tips on how to present yourself the right way on the phone, in email and on social media.
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 22, 2021 from 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email the morning of the online workshop.
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Did you know? If you receive SSI or Social Security Disability Insurance benefits, there are many work incentives available to you and WorkSource can be the place to learn more?  WorkSource is authorized by the Social Security Administration as an approved Employment Network for Ticket to Work.

We invite all job seekers who receive Social Security Disability benefits to attend our Ticket Workshop, held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 10-11:30 a.m.  There is no cost for these services.  We are eager to help you on your way toward employment and becoming more self-sufficient!  Hope to see you soon.

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Feb 22, 2021 from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Description
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Phone: 425-258-6331 / 425-258-6352
Contact Email: WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required

During this presentation you will learn the answers to the following questions. What is WIOA? Who is eligible to enroll? How can WIOA help me? What to expect if do enroll?

Find out about  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We will provide information about eligibility and an overview of resources available to eligible jobseekers.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Tue, Feb 23, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WEBEX - A link will be sent to you before class begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Six: Our money, our future

Concepts: Long-term money decisions, consumer protection, and how to talk with kids about money

Description: Students will examine how choices today will impact their future and the future of their children.
Date / TIme
Wed, Feb 24, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Thu, Feb 25, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WEBEX - A link will be sent to you before class begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Six: Our money, our future

Concepts: Long-term money decisions, consumer protection, and how to talk with kids about money

Description: Students will examine how choices today will impact their future and the future of their children.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 1, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Jean Nash (jnash@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 4: Personal strength builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)!
  • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation and create great time management skills
  • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability
  • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors and become financially literate
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 1, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consists of 3 hours of in-class instruction and 2 hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov or 425-309-0160, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 4: Personal strength builders – What makes you shine? Explore the skills it takes for work-place success (and grow the ones you already have)!

  • Learn how to improve your attitude, find motivation, overcome fears, plan for success, improve your situation and create great time management skills
  • Explore how to project self-worth, integrity, flexibility and adaptability
  • Get hold of your finances by forming good spending habits, getting rid of bad behaviors and become financially literate
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 1, 2021 from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Description
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Phone: 425-258-6331 / 425-258-6352
Contact Email: WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required

During this presentation you will learn the answers to the following questions. What is WIOA? Who is eligible to enroll? How can WIOA help me? What to expect if do enroll?

Find out about  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We will provide information about eligibility and an overview of resources available to eligible jobseekers.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 2, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
Webex - The instructor will send you a link to join the class before class begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from?

Concepts: Perceptions of money and income

Explore how your personal view and perception of money and income can affect how well you manage it.  Also, learn about sources and timing of income.
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 3, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 4, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
Webex - The instructor will send you a link to join the class before class begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit One: Perceptions of money: Where does my (attitude towards) money come from?

Concepts: Perceptions of money and income

Explore how your personal view and perception of money and income can affect how well you manage it.  Also, learn about sources and timing of income.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 8, 2021 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consists of 3 hours of in-class instruction and 2 hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov or 425-309-0160, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 5: Community engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world!

  • Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it
  • Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship and civic engagement
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 8, 2021 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Jean Nash (jnash@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Room: WebEx
Contact Name: Jean Nash
Contact Email: jnash@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Strategies for Success is a series of 20-hour, life-skills workshops, and open to everyone. It is flexible and customizable – each workshop module can stand-alone or combined with other modules to provide a personalized experience.

Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:


  •  
 

  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


  6.  

Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov  for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 5: Community Engagement – Why are we such social creatures? We will show you how communities can lift each other up and how even the tiniest gestures can change the world!



  • Discover what it means when people talk about an individual’s culture or self-identity, and what it means to be sensitive to it
  • Learn about your personal and social rights, demonstrating citizenship, and civic engagement
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 8, 2021 from 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email the morning of the online workshop.
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Did you know? If you receive SSI or Social Security Disability Insurance benefits, there are many work incentives available to you and WorkSource can be the place to learn more?  WorkSource is authorized by the Social Security Administration as an approved Employment Network for Ticket to Work.

We invite all job seekers who receive Social Security Disability benefits to attend our Ticket Workshop, held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 10-11:30 a.m.  There is no cost for these services.  We are eager to help you on your way toward employment and becoming more self-sufficient!  Hope to see you soon.

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 8, 2021 from 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Description
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Phone: 425-258-6331 / 425-258-6352
Contact Email: WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required

During this presentation you will learn the answers to the following questions. What is WIOA? Who is eligible to enroll? How can WIOA help me? What to expect if do enroll?

Find out about  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We will provide information about eligibility and an overview of resources available to eligible jobseekers.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 9, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WEBEX - The instructor will send you a link to join class before it begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, , Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Two: Where does my money go?

Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 10, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 11, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WEBEX - The instructor will send you a link to join class before it begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, , Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Two: Where does my money go?

Concepts: Total financial picture and spending

Description: Students will investigate their spending habits as they construct a total picture of their finances.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 15, 2021 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Jean Nash (jnash@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:
Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects
If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:
1.Program referrals
2.Veterans
3.Continuing or returning students
4.Wait list*
5.Walk-ins (not program-connected)
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.


If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran? Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 6: Work Concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it!
• Learn how to multitask and stay motivated
• Explore your personal leadership and organization skills
• Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected
• Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make
• Develop a solid vision for a professional future~
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 15, 2021 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consists of 3 hours of in-class instruction and 2 hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov or 425-309-0160, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 6: Work concepts II – You found the perfect job; now let us talk about how to land and keep it!

  • Learn how to multitask and stay motivated
  • Explore your personal leadership and organization skills
  • Learn to evaluate trauma vs. drama and how to manage the unexpected
  • Understand cognitive bias and how it impacts every decision we make
  • Develop a solid vision for a professional future
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 15, 2021 from 12:00 PM-1:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Description
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Phone: 425-258-6331 / 425-258-6352
Contact Email: WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required

During this presentation you will learn the answers to the following questions. What is WIOA? Who is eligible to enroll? How can WIOA help me? What to expect if do enroll?

Find out about  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We will provide information about eligibility and an overview of resources available to eligible jobseekers.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 16, 2021 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WEBEX - The instructor will send you a link to join the class before it begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.



This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content (computer, mobile device, or video system) and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go to: https://help.webex.com/en-us/ozygebb/Join-a-Cisco-Webex-Meeting#Join-a-Meeting-from-the-Webex-Meetings-Desktop-App-or-Mobile-App. Please note: Traditional phone or calling in will not be allowed and the option will not be made available for these workshops. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.

Day 1 of 2
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 17, 2021 from 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 18, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Location
Virtual workshop - to register, please visit the link below. For questions, please contact Susan Perreault @ wbc@businessimpactnw.org
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
In-person job search activity: No

Thinking about self-employment or starting a business? This class will outline the research you need to test your idea, develop a business plan, inform you of the many resources available to help you in Washington State, and present an overview of financing options. Presented by Business Impact NW in partnership with the U. S. Small Business Administration.

To register: Everett: businessimpactnw.ecenterdirect.com…
Date / TIme
Thu, Mar 18, 2021 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WEBEX - The instructor will send you a link to join the class before it begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.



This workshop is offered online through WebEx meetings. Before signing up, check to see if you have the minimum hardware, browser, and operating systems required to access this service: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nki3xrq/Webex-Meetings-Suite-System-Requirements#reference_91D7DC41368764B9E37B8593ED86A11C. Video conferencing will use a large portion of bandwidth and will use a significant amount of data. Before signing up, be sure you have a data plan or reliable WiFi access that can accommodate this. To attend the workshop, you must use a device capable of viewing video and content (computer, mobile device, or video system) and have audio capability. For information on how to join a WebEx meeting to attend the workshop, go to: https://help.webex.com/en-us/ozygebb/Join-a-Cisco-Webex-Meeting#Join-a-Meeting-from-the-Webex-Meetings-Desktop-App-or-Mobile-App. Please note: Traditional phone or calling in will not be allowed and the option will not be made available for these workshops. When you sign up for this event, please use the same name and email address that you use with your worksourcewa.com account, if possible.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Three: Making changes with your money.

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.

Day 1 of 2
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 22, 2021 from 9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Location
WebEx Online Meeting: Link and meeting information will be shared by email the morning of the online workshop.
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Did you know? If you receive SSI or Social Security Disability Insurance benefits, there are many work incentives available to you and WorkSource can be the place to learn more?  WorkSource is authorized by the Social Security Administration as an approved Employment Network for Ticket to Work.

We invite all job seekers who receive Social Security Disability benefits to attend our Ticket Workshop, held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 10-11:30 a.m.  There is no cost for these services.  We are eager to help you on your way toward employment and becoming more self-sufficient!  Hope to see you soon.

Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 22, 2021 from 12:00 PM-1:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Description
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Phone: 425-258-6331 / 425-258-6352
Contact Email: WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required

During this presentation you will learn the answers to the following questions. What is WIOA? Who is eligible to enroll? How can WIOA help me? What to expect if do enroll?

Find out about  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We will provide information about eligibility and an overview of resources available to eligible jobseekers.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Wed, Mar 24, 2021 from 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 180 071 9298 | Password: 123456
Description
If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact (name, phone and email, 711) by 7 or 10 days before the module start date to request an accommodation.

Join WorkSource Youth Center every Wednesday at 11 am at their Orientation, here you will learn:

  • Assistance with Training & Employment
  • Education guidance & GED services
  • Direct access to college navigators, Job Corps & mental health counseling
  • Wrap-around Case Management services
To participate in this program, a young person must be low-income and meet one of the following requirements:
 

  1. Deficient in basic literacy skills
  2. English Language Learner
  3. A school dropout
  4. Homeless
  5. A runaway
  6. A foster child
  7. An individual with a disability
  8. Pregnant or a parent
  9. An offender
  10. Requires additional assistance to complete education or secure and hold employment.

    Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 29, 2021 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week. Actual class time is 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM each day.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consists of 3 hours of in-class instruction and 2 hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov for any additional questions or changes.

*The wait list is automated: if you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Todd Morgan at tmorgan@esd.wa.gov or 425-309-0160, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 1: Work concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here!
  • Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers and learning what employers really want
  • Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story
  • Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 29, 2021 from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email Jean Nash (jnash@esd.wa.gov)
Description
Each of the six modules are four days long, starting on the first business day of each week.

Some details vary by location, typically:

  • Each day consist of three hours of in-class instruction and two hours of extended learning and projects.

  • Certificates are distributed after four days of attendance

  • If a class registrations are full, acceptance in to a class is based on the following criteria:



  1. Program referrals

  2. Veterans

  3. Continuing or returning students

  4. Wait list*

  5. Walk-ins (not program-connected)


Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create a job-seeker account prior to attending the workshop.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you entered a valid email address, you will receive email updates of any registration or status changes. Remember to check your SPAM folder if you are not receiving emails from us.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: Yes

Module 1: Work concepts I – Every good plan needs a great road map – develop yours here!

  • Develop a roadmap to success while discussing self-motivation, exploring careers and learning what employers really want
  • Learn how to prepare and apply for jobs, package yourself like a professional and share your story
  • Understand what employers mean when they say customer service, workplace diversity, team building and professionalism


Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Mon, Mar 29, 2021 from 12:00 PM-1:00 PM
Location
Please register with an email address then a link will be sent prior to the class. Questions? email WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Description
Contact Name: Emitt Thrower
Contact Phone: 425-258-6331 / 425-258-6352
Contact Email: WIOAProgram@esd.wa.gov
Workshop Language Option: English
Event Registration: Sign Up Required

During this presentation you will learn the answers to the following questions. What is WIOA? Who is eligible to enroll? How can WIOA help me? What to expect if do enroll?

Find out about  Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). We will provide information about eligibility and an overview of resources available to eligible jobseekers.
Have you ever served in the military or are you the spouse of a veteran?  Click here to learn more about benefits that are available to you.
Date / TIme
Tue, Mar 30, 2021 from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Location
WEBEX - The instructor will send you a link to join the class before it begins.
Description
Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

This Workshop does not count as a job search activity for unemployment.

Contact Jean Nash at jnash@esd.wa.gov or 425-258-6306 for any additional questions or changes.

If you need an accommodation to participate in this training, contact Jean Nash, jnash@esd.wa.gov, (425) 258-6306, Washington Relay 711. Please provide your name and accommodation request. Please make your accommodation request as early as possible so arrangements can be made.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Four:  Making Changes

Class times: 2:00 - 4:00 (2 day class - Register for Tuesday)

Concepts: Choices, cash flow and financial institutions

Description: Students will consider their financial goals and habits and how to use banks and financial institutions.