Employment Skills (EMPL)
Employment Skills is designed to help students obtain employment in their field upon completion of their college program. They will identify their employment objectives and career goals, along with their strongest skills and abilities. Basic information about employee benefits will be presented. Students will learn about effective job search techniques. They will complete a job application properly and will produce formal job search documents including a resume, cover letter, references and thank you letter. Students will learn how to conduct themselves in a job interview, will practice answering interview questions, and will participate in a professional mock interview. They will be presented with information about positive work ethic, job keeping skills and appropriate on-the-job behavior. They will be exposed to information about diversity in the workplace.