Featured Events

Durham Immigration Calendar

September 2022

Events List

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September 1, 2022  to  October 19, 2022
2 Sep
Care for Newcomer Children - CNC Learning

09:30 AM| Online

Join us for online learning sessions:

Storytelling | Arts & Crafts | Singing Songs Fun Games | Music & Dance | Parent Resources

 

  • For Children ages 19 months to 6 years Whose Parents or Legal Guardians are Eligible for IRCC Services
2 Sep
YMCA Resume Critiques 30 Minute 1:1 Sessions Employment

01:00 PM

Do you have a resume already but want it reviewed by one of our Job Skills Professionals? Then sign up for one of our Resume Critique sessions to receive 30 minutes of advice and helpful feedback on getting your resume working for you.

To register please provide your name, telephone number, resume and email address, and send to: durham.resource@ymcagta.org

5 Sep
YMCA Create A Winning Resume & Cover Letter Employment

11:00 AM

Sending out a lot of resumes with no response? Your resume may be in an outdated format, or not working with Tracking Systems (ATS) so employers don’t even see it! Go through the basics of creating an effective resume and cover letter to help you stand out from the crowd. To register for this remote webinar: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwvceitrzwiGNXfGh4Ax6ePwy-JJQCchx3U 

*A confirmation email with your Zoom link will be sent to confirm your registration. Please contact us at durham.resource@ymcagta.org if you have any questions

6 Sep
How to Find a Job in Canada Through an Internship Employment

01:00 PM

Learn how internationally trained professionals are reconnecting with their profession through ELT.  

Enhanced Language Training prepares newcomers for the Canadian workplace and provides an internship to gain the practical experience needed.

Join us for a 30-minute webinar to learn how ELT can help you. 

ELT offers 8 weeks to learn where and how to find the job you want and is followed up by an 8-week internship with a local employer.

Learn:  how to tailor your resume, how to make a lasting first impression, how to be successful in your interview, how to get and keep your dream job.

Gain: Canadian experience for your resume, Canadian references, network in your profession 

 

6 Sep
YMCA Mock Interviews 30 Minute 1:1 Sessions Employment

02:00 PM

Practice your interview skills in a one-on-one session, working on positively presenting your skills and answering common interview questions. Be clear on what to do prior, during, and after the interview to be successful.

To register for this remote webinar, please send your name, telephone number, and email address to: durham.resource@ymcagta.org    

7 Sep
Seniors Group Learning

03:00 PM| Online

The Community Connections Program helps to integrate Newcomers into Canadian lifestyle, providing them with social supports to ease the transition through a variety of group activities. Newcomers can:

  • Practice English Conversation
  • Learn about their community
  • Meet people from around the world
  • Share stories and experiences
  • Attend an informative workshop
  • Participate in social events
  • Develop networks and make new friends
  • Join a walking group
  • Connect with settlement Canadians

*In-person programs are suspended until further notice.

8 Sep
How to Find a Job in Canada Through an Internship Employment

11:00 AM

Learn how internationally trained professionals are reconnecting with their profession through ELT.  

Enhanced Language Training prepares newcomers for the Canadian workplace and provides an internship to gain the practical experience needed.

Join us for a 30-minute webinar to learn how ELT can help you. 

ELT offers 8 weeks to learn where and how to find the job you want and is followed up by an 8-week internship with a local employer.

Learn:  how to tailor your resume, how to make a lasting first impression, how to be successful in your interview, how to get and keep your dream job.

Gain: Canadian experience for your resume, Canadian references, network in your profession 

 

8 Sep
YMCA Accessing Accenture Online Training Employment

11:00 AM

Attend this workshop one time and gain ongoing individual access to FREE self-directed virtual training covering a range of topics: Excel, MS Office, typing, Computer Engineering, IT customer support skills, Cloud Fundamentals, Agile & DevOps, customer service, time management and so much more!   

To register: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwtc-uqpz8iHNwak4lAwG-_5gzeQ7nYe6Ms

 

9 Sep
YMCA Ace The Interview Employment

11:00 AM

Are you a bundle of nerves during the job interview? Learn how to conduct yourself during an interview and how to answer those tough questions while appearing confident.

To register for this virtual webinar: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIlduCopz0jHdT6rvyIH0yoLL6u7gyYYSx-
*A confirmation email with your Zoom link will be sent to confirm your registration.

 

12 Sep
Celebrate Welcoming Week 2022 at the Ajax Welcome Centre Learning

08:30 AM| 458 Fairall Street, Ajax ON L1S 1R6

Welcome Week 2022!

  • Tour the Welcome Centre and discover many programs and services for newcomers, immigrants, and refugees
  • Share a "Welcome" story or message via #WelcomingWeek2022
  • Welcome Centre giveaways (while quantities last)
12 Sep
How to Find a Job in Canada Through an Internship Employment

01:00 PM

Learn how internationally trained professionals are reconnecting with their profession through ELT.  

Enhanced Language Training prepares newcomers for the Canadian workplace and provides an internship to gain the practical experience needed.

Join us for a 30-minute webinar to learn how ELT can help you. 

ELT offers 8 weeks to learn where and how to find the job you want and is followed up by an 8-week internship with a local employer.

Learn:  how to tailor your resume, how to make a lasting first impression, how to be successful in your interview, how to get and keep your dream job.

Gain: Canadian experience for your resume, Canadian references, network in your profession 

 

13 Sep
Celebrate Welcoming Week 2022 at the Ajax Welcome Centre Learning

08:30 AM| 458 Fairall Street, Ajax ON L1S 1R6

Welcome Week 2022!

  • Tour the Welcome Centre and discover many programs and services for newcomers, immigrants, and refugees
  • Share a "Welcome" story or message via #WelcomingWeek2022
  • Welcome Centre giveaways (while quantities last)
13 Sep
YMCA Better Jobs Ontario Info Session Employment

02:00 PM

Were you laid off and are now having difficulty finding a job? Considering going back to school to upgrade for a new career? Determine whether you may be eligible for government funding to help you return to school and start your new career path.

To register for this webinar: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAldemspjgtGNKvywZFE3WmE1AuSG0oTYzI

*A confirmation email with your Zoom link will be sent to confirm your registration. Please contact us at durham.resource@ymcagta.org if you have any questions.

14 Sep
Celebrate Welcoming Week 2022 at the Ajax Welcome Centre Learning

08:30 AM| 458 Fairall Street, Ajax ON L1S 1R6

Welcome Week 2022!

  • Tour the Welcome Centre and discover many programs and services for newcomers, immigrants, and refugees
  • Share a "Welcome" story or message via #WelcomingWeek2022
  • Welcome Centre giveaways (while quantities last)
14 Sep
YMCA Accessing the Hidden Job Market Employment

11:00 AM

Open up a whole new avenue in your job search by learning how to apply for jobs that are not advertised publicly. The applicant pool is smaller and your chances of being interviewed increase! To register for this virtual webinar: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEld-yrpjwrE9yu6LYr2dbL9pFXcLCXwkOb

 *A confirmation email with your Zoom link will be sent to confirm your registration. Please contact us at durham.resource@ymcagta.org if you have any questions.

14 Sep
Hiring Immigrant Professional Talent (HIP-T ) IT/ Telecommunications Sector Learning

02:00 PM| online event

At this event you will be able to

-Meet Employers in Durham

-Build your professional network

-Learn valuable job search strategies

This online event will have representatives from ...

- IBM
- Rogers Communications
- Among Others

Watch for more HIP-T events in the coming months for job seekers in the Engineering sector, Public Service sector, and more.

14 Sep
Seniors Group Learning

03:00 PM| Online

The Community Connections Program helps to integrate Newcomers into Canadian lifestyle, providing them with social supports to ease the transition through a variety of group activities. Newcomers can:

  • Practice English Conversation
  • Learn about their community
  • Meet people from around the world
  • Share stories and experiences
  • Attend an informative workshop
  • Participate in social events
  • Develop networks and make new friends
  • Join a walking group
  • Connect with settlement Canadians

*In-person programs are suspended until further notice.

15 Sep
Celebrate Welcoming Week 2022 at the Ajax Welcome Centre Learning

08:30 AM| 458 Fairall Street, Ajax ON L1S 1R6

Welcome Week 2022!

  • Tour the Welcome Centre and discover many programs and services for newcomers, immigrants, and refugees
  • Share a "Welcome" story or message via #WelcomingWeek2022
  • Welcome Centre giveaways (while quantities last)
15 Sep
How to Find a Job in Canada Through an Internship Employment

11:00 AM

Learn how internationally trained professionals are reconnecting with their profession through ELT.  

Enhanced Language Training prepares newcomers for the Canadian workplace and provides an internship to gain the practical experience needed.

Join us for a 30-minute webinar to learn how ELT can help you. 

ELT offers 8 weeks to learn where and how to find the job you want and is followed up by an 8-week internship with a local employer.

Learn:  how to tailor your resume, how to make a lasting first impression, how to be successful in your interview, how to get and keep your dream job.

Gain: Canadian experience for your resume, Canadian references, network in your profession 

 

16 Sep
Celebrate Welcoming Week 2022 at the Ajax Welcome Centre Learning

08:30 AM| 458 Fairall Street, Ajax ON L1S 1R6

Welcome Week 2022!

  • Tour the Welcome Centre and discover many programs and services for newcomers, immigrants, and refugees
  • Share a "Welcome" story or message via #WelcomingWeek2022
  • Welcome Centre giveaways (while quantities last)
16 Sep
YMCA Resume Critiques 30 Minute 1:1 Sessions Employment

01:00 PM

Do you have a resume already but want it reviewed by one of our Job Skills Professionals? Then sign up for one of our Resume Critique sessions to receive 30 minutes of advice and helpful feedback on getting your resume working for you. To register please provide your name, telephone number, resume and email address, and send to: durham.resource@ymcagta.org

16 Sep
YMCA Resume Critiques 30 Minute 1:1 Sessions Employment

01:00 PM

Do you have a resume already but want it reviewed by one of our Job Skills Professionals? Then sign up for one of our Resume Critique sessions to receive 30 minutes of advice and helpful feedback on getting your resume working for you.

To register please provide your name, telephone number, resume and email address, and send to: durham.resource@ymcagta.org

17 Sep
Annual Newcomer Women's Business Launch Event Employment

01:00 PM| Audley Recreation Centre, ARC Studio (1955 Audley Road, Ajax, ON, L1Z 1V6)

You are invited to attend our first Annual Newcomer Women's Business Launch Event!

Come join us as we celebrate this special occasion with our clients who are prepared to embark on their entrepreneurial journeys. You will also have the opportunity to:

- Get inspired to start your own business
- Meet Business & Marketing Experts
- Community & Professional Networking
- Inspirational and Motivational Speakers
- Check out new small businesses
- Support your community!

TO REGISTER:

Please see flyer attached for registration or use this link: https://forms.office.com/r/dtJQmFrMg0

This event is hosted by the Newcomer Women's Entrepreneurship Program - Ajax Welcome Centre Immigrant Services - Community Development Council Durham.

Looking forward to seeing you!

 

17 Sep
Annual Newcomer Women Business Launch Event Learning

01:00 PM| Audley Recreation Centre, ARC Studio - 1955 Audley Road, Ajax, ON, L1Z 1V6

The Newcomer Women's Entrepreneurship Program is dedicated to empowering and helping newcomer women start their business in Durham Region.

Join us in celebrating our newest entrepreneurs!

  • Get inspired to start your own business
  • Meet Business & Marketing Experts
  • Community & Professional Networking
  • Inspirational and Motivational Speakers
  • Check out new small businesses
  • Support your community
20 Sep
Digital Literacy Learning

03:00 PM| 458 Fairall Street, Ajax ON L1S 1R6

Topics include:

  • Introduction to Keyboard / Mouse / Short cuts
  • Exploring C drive/ creating folders / searching for documents
  • Fillable online form / PDF’s
  • Internet Security / Protecting documents / best practices

Who can apply? Permanent Residents, Live-in caregivers, Protected Persons and Persons in Canada who have received initial approval of their application from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.


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