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2019 Wake Tech Workforce Continuing Education Open House

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Wake Tech Beltline Education Center

3200 Bush Street

Raleigh, NC 27609

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Need direction? Wake Tech is your training hub for every job in town!

Come to Wake Tech's Workforce Continuing Education Open House to learn about short-term, non-degree training and resources -- many programs can be completed in just three months or less!

Saturday, September 7, 2019
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Wake Tech Beltline Education Center
3200 Bush Street, Raleigh

Schedule of Activities

  • Free workshops will take place throughout the event.

  • Information booths and tours of the building will take place throughout the event.

  • Ready to register for a Wake Tech course or have a question about how to sign up for a class? Visit the course registration table for assistance.


College workforce experts will answer your questions about:

  • Prep courses for certificates in Biotechnology, Information Technology, Healthcare, Public Safety, Hospitality, and much more

  • Fee-waived courses about job search techniques and career exploration for those who are unemployed, underemployed, or returning to the workforce.

  • High school equivalency prep; English as a second language (ESL) training – and what comes after

  • Workforce Continuing Education Career Pathways Program & Student Resources

  • Resources to help you start and grow your business

  • Learning a new language, or improving your personal finances

  • Courses taught bilingually in English and Spanish


Workshop Topics

9:30 a.m.
Advancing Your Future: Preparing for In-Demand Technology Jobs
Build your future with a Career in Barbering or Cosmetology
How Effective Are Your Processes?
How to Electronically Organize Your Job Search
Improve your Professional Presentation Skills!
Making Computers Work for You

10:15 a.m.
Become a Professional Administrative Assistant - Learn How!
Commercial Food Equipment Repair Careers
How to Electronically Organize Your Job Search
How To Make Money When You Don’t Have A Job
Learn How to Teach English as a Second Language – No Experience Necessary
Road to Retirement
Short Courses for Long-Term Careers in Bio-Manufacturing
The New Vocational Training
Advancing Your Future: Preparing for In-Demand Technology Jobs

11:00 a.m.
Health Care Basics: Preparation for Careers in the Industry
Get Your Resume from the Robots into the Hands of a Human
How Effective Are Your Processes?
Remember Me / The needed “Conversation” with loved ones at any age
Road to Retirement
Short Courses for Long-Term Careers in Bio-Manufacturing
The New Vocational Training (Spanish)
Advancing Your Future: Preparing for In-Demand Technology Jobs
Build your future with a Career in Barbering or Cosmetology

11:45 a.m.
How To Make Money When You Don’t Have A Job
Becoming a Translator and Interpreter
Get Your Resume from the Robots into the Hands of a Human

Advancing Your Future: Preparing for In-Demand Technology Jobs
Become a Professional Administrative Assistant - Learn How!
BioWork - Prepare for a Career in BioManufacturing
Health Care Basics: Preparation for Careers in the Industry
The New Vocational Training

12:30 p.m.
Improve your Professional Presentation Skills!
Job Search Strategies for Mature Professionals
Advancing Your Future: Preparing for In-Demand Technology Jobs


All day activities – Drop in any time!

Personal Services Hub - barbering haricuts/facials, blood pressure checks
Tours of the Advanced Manufacturing Center
Tours of the School of Cosmetology & Natural Hair Salon
Public Safety Driving Simulator
Food Truck
Course Registration Assistance

Information Booths
911 Telecommunicator Program
Advanced Manufacturing Center
Allied Health
Barbering, Cosmetology, and Natural Hair
Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET)
BioWork Program
Career Pathways Program & Student Resources
Collaborative Robotics
College & Career Readiness
Computer Technology
Distance Learning (Online Training)
Dress For Success
Fire Services and CPR
Hospitality Program
Languages and Lifelong Learning
NCWorks Career Center
Skills Training for Job Seekers – HRD

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Registration is not required but helps us to know how many people to expect.


Event Registration and Check-In

  • Pre-registration is not required to attend the Open House, so please bring a friend!

  • Check in at the Event Registration Desk upon your arrival to receive a goody bag and map of activities. (Limited quantity of goody bags for the first 300 attendees.)

Parking

Parking is free and available in several lots surrounding the Beltline Education Center. We recommend that you park close to the entrance near the flag pole and Cosmetology salon, but volunteers will be stationed throughout the building to direct you to the event activities.

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