February - March Veteran Career Transition Assistance Program (VetCTAP)
Monday, February 6, 2017 at 6:00 PM (PST)
Transitioning military, veterans, reserve & guard, and spouses! Want to find a new career? Do you know which resume format is best? What will you be asked in an interview? How can LinkedIn help? Get the answers to these questions and more! One on one coaching is included. Participants rave about this interactive workshop series! We have over a 90% success rate.
Let us help you get the career you want...today! Learn how to:
- write a powerful resume,
- effectively network,
- interview with confidence,
- and more.
Learn from the best! Local Human Resource and business professionals, who understand today's hiring practices, will share their expertise and experience. CTAP program is free of charge, but you must pre-register. These interactive and highly-informative classes are scheduled 2 evenings per week for 4 weeks. Plan on attending them all.
A binder chocked-full of valuable materials and resources is included. An optional lab time with one-on-one coaching is also provided. Attendees rave about these workshops.
Register today to save your seat! See schedule below.
Class Location: National University, Rancho Bernardo
Class Time: 6 pm to 9 pm, for 8 sessions (you may bring food to the class)
Dress: Business casual
1 Monday, Feb. 6
Setting Career Goals:Begin with your destination in mind. Define your skills, interests, and goals.
2 Wednesday, Feb, 8
Manage the Job Search: Successfully navigate job descriptions, business etiquette, salary expectations, and more.
3 Monday, Feb. 13
Create a Winning Resume: Identify your marketable military skills, experience, and value. Get the interview!
4 Wednesday, Feb. 15
Professional Networking Techniques: Networking is a contact sport. Use LinkedIn, your personal/professional network effectively.
5 Monday, Feb. 20
Business Basics: Overview of the Corporate world.
VetCTAP Graduate Panel/ Lessons learned during transition.
6 Wednesday, Feb. 22
Interviewing Skills: Speak the employer’s language, sell your skills, increase your comfort level, and get the job.
7 Monday, Feb. 27
Business Panel/Interviews: Learn from corporate business leaders. Participate in mock interviews and receive feedback.
8 Wednesday, March 1
Resource Night /Graduation: Additional community, veteran, and business support.
Must I attend all nights?
Yes, to qualify to be a "VetCTAP graduate" and receive a virtual coach, you must attend all 8 workshop nights. You may make-up nights in other months, if you miss a session.
Who can attend?
Spouses are welcome to register.
Veterans/military of any age, rank, era, or branch of service are welcome. Discharge status is not a factor for attendance.
If you are a child dependent: you should be over 24 years old.
What is the cost?
It is free. Your investment is your time and effort.
What about parking?
Give yourself extra time to find the building. Free parking. We do not offer transporation.
How should I dress?
What should I bring?
Please bring your resume (required) the first night. You may also bring food or drinks.
Where is VetCTAP offered?
Currently, we are in various locations in San Diego County, CA Please check your location carefully.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
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Veteran Career Transition Assistance Program (VetCTAP)
Veteran CTAP provides a FREE monthly job search workshop series and coaching for transitioning military, veterans, reserve & guard, and current spouses. See www.vetctap.org
HR and business professionals will share their expertise and experience. This highly successful series is free of charge, but you must pre-register. These interactive and content-rich classes are scheduled 2 evenings per week for 4 weeks. Plan on attending them all.
Register now to save a seat!