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
Mon, May 17, 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.
  • 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, May 17, 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: Ray Keevy & Abel Hartman
Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: ahartman@pacassoc.com
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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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
Mon, May 17, 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 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, May 17, 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: 425-258-6352
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, May 18, 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: Ray Keevy & Joe Fenton
Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: jfenton@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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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
Tue, May 18, 2021 from 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
Registration required:
brightspringhealth.webex.com…
Description
Contact Name: Doug Evans
Contact Phone: 425-374-0607
Contact Email: Doug.Evans@EquusWorks.com
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

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

Were you recently laid off and need to know where to start?

Join WorkSource (Every 1st and 3rd Tuesday – 10am-12pm) & (Every 2nd and 4th Thursday – 3pm-5pm), here you will learn about:

  • WorkSource Services
  • Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA)
  • Community and Technical College Worker Retraining
  • COBRA and Healthcare Options
  • Washington State Labor Council
  • Unemployment Insurance

     
Date / TIme
Tue, May 18, 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 & Ellen Nagourney
Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: nage235@lni.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

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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.

Date / TIme
Tue, May 18, 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: Chris Gellys
Contact Email: cgellys@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.
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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, May 18, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WEBEX - The instructor will send you a link to join the class before it begins.
Description
Room: online
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.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Four: How can I get extra money out of my situation?

Concepts: Debt and ways to increase income Learn the good and bad that comes with debt and consider ways to increase your income.

Day 1 of 2.
Date / TIme
Wed, May 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: Ellen Nagourney & Daiam Navarro
Contact Phone: nage235@lni.wa.gov
Contact Email: dnavarros@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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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
Wed, May 19, 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: Rick Valdez
Contact Email: rvaldez@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

¿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, May 19, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 160 266 3613 | 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, May 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: Diana McKnight &
Contact Phone: dmcknight@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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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, May 20, 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: Ray Keevy & Rebekah Wilkes
Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: rwilkes@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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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
Thu, May 20, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Number (Access Code) 160 987 9526
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 as they cover the following in their Soft Skills workshop:

  • Learn about the soft skills you need to achieve career growth
  • Effective Communication
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • How to be a team player
  • Maintaining a positive attitude
Date / TIme
Thu, May 20, 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, May 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: Bill Kinyon & Rhetta Barker
Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: rbarker@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

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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.

Date / TIme
Thu, May 20, 2021 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Location
WEBEX - The instructor will send you a link to join the class before it begins.
Description
Room: online
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.
Event Registration: Sign Up Required
In-person job search activity: No

Unit Four: How can I get extra money out of my situation?

Concepts: Debt and ways to increase income Learn the good and bad that comes with debt and consider ways to increase your income.

Day 2 of 2. Must register for and attend Day 1 to participate.
Date / TIme
Fri, May 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: Ray Keevy & Rhetta Barker
Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: rbarker@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

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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.

Date / TIme
Fri, May 21, 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

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
Mon, May 24, 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: 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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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
Mon, May 24, 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
Room: online
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 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, May 24, 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)
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, May 24, 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, May 24, 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: 425-258-6352
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, May 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: Ray Keevy & Joe Fenton
Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: jfenton@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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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, May 25, 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 & Ellen Nagourney
Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: nage235@lni.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

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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.

Date / TIme
Tue, May 25, 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
Room: online
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, (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.

Day 1 of 2.
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, May 26, 2021 from 8:30 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
Contact Name: Chris Gellys
Contact Email: cgellys@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
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

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, May 26, 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: Ric Valdez
Contact Email: rvaldez@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

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, May 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: Bill Kinyon & Tanya Mahre
Contact Phone: wkinyon@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: tmahre@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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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
Wed, May 26, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Access Code: 160 266 3613 | 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, May 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: Diana McKnight & Rhetta Barker
Contact Phone: dmcknight@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: rbarker@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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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, May 27, 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: Ray Keevy & Joe Fenton
Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: jfenton@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

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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.

Date / TIme
Thu, May 27, 2021 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location
brightspringhealth.webex.com
Meeting Number (Access Code): 160 003 7365
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, May 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: Karen Nordeng & Alisha Garcia
Contact Phone: knordeng@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: agarcia@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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.


Event Registration: Sign Up Required

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
Thu, May 27, 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
Room: online
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, (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.

Day 2 of 2. Must register for and attend Day 1 to participate.
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, May 27, 2021 from 3:00 PM-5:00 PM
Location
Registration required:
brightspringhealth.webex.com…
Description
Contact Name: Doug Evans
Contact Phone: 425-374-0607
Contact Email: Doug.Evans@EquusWorks.com
Workshop Language Option: English
Additional Information: Please go to WorkSourceWA.com and create your account prior to attending this workshop.

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

Were you recently laid off and need to know where to start?

Join WorkSource (Every 1st and 3rd Tuesday – 10am-12pm) & (Every 2nd and 4th Thursday – 3pm-5pm), here you will learn about:

  • WorkSource Services
  • Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA)
  • Community and Technical College Worker Retraining
  • COBRA and Healthcare Options
  • Washington State Labor Council
  • Unemployment Insurance

     
Date / TIme
Fri, May 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: Ray Keevy & Tanya Mahre
Contact Phone: rkeevy@esd.wa.gov
Contact Email: tmahre@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

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.

If you need an accommodation for a disability to participate in this training, please contact the facilitators listed as contacts in this event. 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 the facilitators for language assistance.

Date / TIme
Tue, Jun 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: 425-258-6352
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
Mon, Jun 7, 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, Jun 7, 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, Jun 7, 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: 425-258-6352
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, Jun 8, 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
Thu, Jun 10, 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, Jun 14, 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, Jun 14, 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, Jun 14, 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, Jun 14, 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: 425-258-6352
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, Jun 15, 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
Thu, Jun 17, 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, Jun 17, 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, Jun 21, 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, Jun 21, 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, Jun 21, 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: 425-258-6352
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
Mon, Jun 28, 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.

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, Jun 28, 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 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, Jun 28, 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, Jun 28, 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: 425-258-6352
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, Jun 29, 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
Thu, Jul 1, 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
Tue, Jul 6, 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
Mon, Jul 12, 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: 425-258-6352
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
Thu, Jul 15, 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: businessimpactnw.org…
Date / TIme
Mon, Jul 19, 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: 425-258-6352
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
Mon, Jul 26, 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: 425-258-6352
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.