Career Success for Job Seekers (HRD)

Enhance Your Resume, Nail The Interview, Explore A New Career

HRD (Human Resources Development) courses provide employability skills training and assistance for adults who are trying to find employment, transitioning back into the workforce, or working to redefine their professional niche in today's global market. 

Classes are designed to address current needs and trends of the complex and constantly changing workforce.

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*All HRD courses are fee-waived for qualifying individuals who are unemployed, "underemployed," or who have received notice of layoff or pending layoff.*


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Jump Start Your ResumeHRD-3003F2
This course teaches students to write clear and concise resume content. Students will learn the main sections of a winning resume, understand resume organization and format choices, tailor a resume to a target job and employer, and understand the different methods for distri...
Learning New Tricks: Seeking Employment as a Mature ProfessionalHRD-3006V2
Workers over 40 are a vital part of the workforce, and employers continue to hire them for the talent and experience. Get a better understanding of what today’s employers are looking for and how to be successful in finding employment. Find out which employers and industries...
LinkedIn Job Search Strategies: Beyond the ProfileHRD-3005BF2
Get noticed using LinkedIn! Today’s recruiters use social media to find qualified candidates – and LinkedIn is overwhelmingly their tool of choice. Many job seekers create a profile but fail to take full advantage of LinkedIn’s features. Learn how to cultivate your LinkedIn...
Maintain Your Mental Stamina: Keep Your Head in the Game As You Move Through the Job Search!HRD-3006K2
Having a stellar resume, preparing for the interview, and knowing the latest search strategies are all important aspects of a successful job search. But what about your mental stamina? If brick walls and rejections have zapped your energy, this class is designed to help! Don...
Make Your Resume Work for YouHRD-3001BE2
This course shows students how to build an effective resume. The course is taught over two days: Day one focuses on understanding the purpose of the resume, its parts, and its format. Day two includes research into various positions in order to identify the skills required –...
Managing your Credit as a Career Source in ITHRD-3008P2
Find out why your credit score matters in your job search – and in landing your dream job in IT. This course covers credit as part of the hiring process, credit in the workplace, how credit scores are formulated, how to read credit reports, how credit cards really work, how...
Nail the Interview and Get HiredHRD-3003AB2
Interviewing skills are an essential part to securing a job offer. Learn how to gain awareness and confidence to succeed in various types of interview formats, including screening, behavioral, panel, computer, and telephone interviews. Explore the seven phases of the intervi...
National Career Readiness Certificate and Employability Skills LabHRD-3002V2
Individualized instruction is available for students with an interest in earning the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) Improve your skills in Applied Math, Workplace Documents, and Graphic Literacy through individualized instruction. The instructor will assist you...
NCWorks Online: Your Connection with Employers Starts HereHRD-3005BA2
Learn to navigate the complete set of employment resources available in NCWorks Online. Set up an individual NCWorks account and complete self-assessments including job skills, personal skills, and interests. Learn how to use assessments in career exploration, post a resume...
Networking, Resources and Job HuntingHRD-3001AH2
In difficult times, job seekers sometimes need a new perspective to land a job. This course explores both traditional and innovative job search methods. Participants will understand how to create a pro-active job search plan that strategically maximizes their efforts and uti...