Assessment Tools for Your Job Search and Goal Setting the SMART Way

2 classes-in-one:Assessment Tools for your Job Search- Learn how to work more effectively with others through personal insights into your own behavioral strengths and challenges.

Dates Times Fees  
12/07/1812/07/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 111
9am12pm $0.00 Details

Basic PC Skills and Windows

Get a broad, general introduction to hardware and software fundamentals, productivity software, graphics, keyboard layout, and storage media.

Dates Times Fees  
12/10/1812/10/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 106
9am12pm $0.00 Details

Build Your Resume and Develop Your Portfolio

Don’t have a resume?

Dates Times Fees  
12/05/1812/05/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
9am11:30am $0.00 Details

Business Office Professional Certification

Improve and develop your computer skills in the Microsoft Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016 desktop applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Gmail.

Dates Times Fees  
11/05/181/24/19
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 198
12:30pm4:30pm $99.00 Details

CalJOBS: Overview and Resume Builder

CalJOBS is a California online resource to help job seekers.

Dates Times Fees  
12/14/1812/14/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 106
1pm4pm $0.00 Details

Career Center Lab

The Career Center is a professional environment dedicated to career exploration, job search, and employment skills.

Dates Times Fees  
7/02/1812/28/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 125
8am4pm $0.00 Details

Confidence 101

Do you sometimes feel unsure of yourself and/or have social anxiety?  Gain more confidence and leadership skills in a safe and fun environment.  Besides having handouts and researched information, you'll have the opportunity to improvise and interact with other participants.  Join the class so you can learn to reduce your anxiety and to perform to the best of your ability in any business or social situation.

Dates Times Fees  
12/08/1812/08/18
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 18
8:30am12:30pm $0.00 Details

Creating a Resume and Cover Letter

Need help creating or revamping your resume and cover letter?  This workshop will walk you through the important aspects of your resume and cover letter.  You will learn how to create a Combination Resume and discover how it can work for you.  During the second half of the workshop, you will have time to work on your resume with the instructor's assistance.

Dates Times Fees  
11/28/1811/28/18
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 16
6:30pm9:30pm $0.00 Details
12/06/1812/06/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
1/03/191/03/19
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
2/07/192/07/19
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
2/20/192/20/19
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
3/07/193/07/19
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
3/20/193/20/19
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
4/04/194/04/19
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
4/24/194/24/19
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
5/01/195/01/19
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details

Interviewing Strategies

Practice your interviewing skills to get that job you’ve always wanted.  Your resume was picked out of hundreds and you have one chance to land the job.  Enhance your in-person interviewing skills, build confidence, and learn techniques to can apply at your interview.  From appropriate apparel to the final handshake, this class will help you rehearse before your actual interview.  Network using LinkedIn, research your potential new employer, and learn how to sell yourself to a potential employer to GET THAT JOB.

Dates Times Fees  
12/04/1812/04/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
9am11:30am $0.00 Details

Interviews: From Getting the Call to the Final Handshake

Learn the process you'll move through as you accept a job interview: research the company, formulate answers to interview questions, how to dress, and offer a confident handshake for success.

Dates Times Fees  
11/27/1811/27/18
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 16
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
12/14/1812/14/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
9am12pm $0.00 Details

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint

Get an overview of PowerPoint including navigation of the various features and tools.

Dates Times Fees  
11/27/1811/27/18
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 220 C
8:30am11:30am $0.00 Details
12/11/1812/11/18
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 220 C
8:30am11:30am $0.00 Details

Introduction to PC/File Management/Internet/Cloud Computing

This workshop provides you with a broad, general introduction to hardware and software fundamentals, productivity software, graphics, keyboard layout, and storage media.

Dates Times Fees  
11/20/1811/20/18
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 220 C
8:30am11:30am $0.00 Details
12/04/1812/04/18
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 220 C
8:30am11:30am $0.00 Details
12/18/1812/18/18
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 220 C
8:30am11:30am $0.00 Details

Job Search Support

This class will focus on whatever job search related topics are most relevant for the class; including creating a powerful resume and cover letter that gain employers' attention, promoting yourself with a skills statement, learning the best ways to find job openings, how to present yourself in interviews, and job retention.  The focus of each class depends on the needs of the students, so you're encouraged to repeat the class as needed.

Dates Times Fees  
12/07/1812/07/18
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 198
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
12/21/1812/21/18
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 198
1pm4pm $0.00 Details

Job Search Workshop

Learn how to present and promote your unique background and skills to employers and find the right job.  This workshop includes resume and cover letter creation/editing, creating your personal skills statement, job search strategies (networking, online postings, recruiters, social media, etc.), interviewing techniques, job retention tips, and overall job search support from start to finish.

Dates Times Fees  
10/30/1812/04/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 106
9am12pm $0.00 Details

Mistakes Job Seekers Make and How to Avoid Them

Many people make mistakes as they are hunting for a job.

Dates Times Fees  
11/28/1811/28/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 106
1pm4pm $0.00 Details

Mock Interviews

You have created an impressive resume and cover letter, attended the interview workshop, and now it’s time for you to put your interviewing skills to the test.

Dates Times Fees  
11/20/1811/20/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
9am12pm $0.00 Details

Networking 101

Networking is a critical skill for career success.

Dates Times Fees  
11/28/1811/28/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
9am12pm $0.00 Details
12/05/1812/05/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 106
9am12pm $0.00 Details

New World of Work: 21st Century Skills: Entrepreneur Mindset & Social/ Diversity Awareness

The world of work is changing.

Dates Times Fees  
12/21/1812/21/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details

PC Lab

Are you new to the PC World?  Get your basic PC questions answered and practice your PC skills for free with our on-site instructor.  

Dates Times Fees  
9/05/1812/19/18
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 17
1pm3pm $0.00 Details

Preparing for Change

Change can be difficult.

Dates Times Fees  
11/21/1811/21/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details
12/03/1812/03/18
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 16
6:30pm9:30pm $0.00 Details
12/19/1812/19/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
1pm4pm $0.00 Details

Resume Development

Create your first resume or improve your current resume.  This class offers instruction, guidance, and suggestions on how to make your resume stand out from all the rest.  You must learn to use powerful words, grab the employers’ attention in the first few lines, and keep their attention throughout your resume guaranteeing your success in getting that call for an INTERVIEW.

Dates Times Fees  
3/21/193/21/19
Destiny Community Center
Rm 503
12pm3pm $0.00 Details

Self-Marketing

Learn how to market yourself from A to Z to get the job.

Dates Times Fees  
11/28/1811/28/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 106
9am12pm $0.00 Details
12/07/1812/07/18
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 198
9am12pm $0.00 Details
12/19/1812/19/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 110
9am12pm $0.00 Details
12/21/1812/21/18
Placer County Employment Services, 1000 Sunset Blvd Suite 100. Rocklin
Rm 198
9am12pm $0.00 Details

Switching Gears - New Careers

Career assessments are designed to find the career that is right for you, save you valuable time, and take the guessing out of your job search.

Dates Times Fees  
12/04/1812/04/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 106
1pm4pm $0.00 Details

The Right Way to Write

You can be more confident in business and personal writing when you know the right way to construct sentences and paragraphs.  You can also be more confident when you are positive you're using the correct words.  Should you use affect or effect?  Who or whom?

Dates Times Fees  
11/27/1812/18/18
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 17
9am11am $0.00 Details

Typing Test

Placer School for Adults is committed to helping our community members gain employment.

Dates Times Fees  
10/01/1812/31/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 125
8am3:30pm $0.00 Details

Vision Board Workshop: Visualize Your Goals!

In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how a vision board can help you achieve your goals.  You will create your very own vision board to take home as a tool to visualize your goals every day, until you meet those goals.

Dates Times Fees  
12/05/1812/05/18
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 106
1pm4pm $0.00 Details