Currently Scheduled Workshops

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As of Thursday, July 24, 8:51 am
Showing workshops available through Friday, August 22

Registration for workshops will be taken over the telephone or in person, ONLY for workshops published on the ETR website.

Workshops will be added to the calendar every few days, on a rolling basis, and will include all workshops available over the next few weeks. Please check the calendar frequently to improve your chances of getting into the workshop of your choice.

View Workshop Descriptions and Important Pre-requisites

Policies and Sign-up Procedures for all ETR Workshops


Special Workshops at the Newton Free Library


  • Customers may take workshops at both ETR career centers, but are limited to a total of six (6) workshops per month (including stand-by waiting lists).
  • There is a limit of three (3) computer workshops per month, and these count toward the six (6) total workshop limit.
  • Customers may not repeat the same workshop within a three (3) month period.
  • Important additional policies and sign-up procedures for all ETR workshops.

 

NOTE:
  • Workshops start promptly!
  • Attendees who arrive late will not be admitted
  • If you know you will not be able to attend a workshop you are registered for, please notify us as soon as possible so we can schedule another customer in your place

Employment & Training Resources maintains a fragrance-free environment. When you come in for your workshops, we ask that you refrain from wearing cologne, after-shave lotion, perfume, and similar scented products.

 

Job Search & General Workshops
Registration is required for all workshops -- Call or come in to reserve your seat
Maximum of six (6) workshops per month, of which a maximum of three (3) may be computer lab workshops
May not register for the same workshop within a three (3) month period
Workshop
(Hover Mouse Cursor Over Workshop Name
for Descriptions & Important Prerequisites)
Framingham
508.766.5700
Norwood
781.769.4120
Ace the Interview
Wednesday, 8/6
9:30 am - 1:00 pm 
Wednesday, 7/30
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday, 8/5
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday, 8/18
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Avoiding the Black Hole
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Monday, 8/11
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/19
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/12
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
BenePlan:
An Overview of Social Security
Disability Benefits and Work
Friday, 8/1
10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Friday, 8/1
  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Career Center Seminar:
An Introduction to ETR Services
Tuesday, 7/29
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Wednesday, 7/30
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Wednesday, 7/30
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/5
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/6
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/6
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/12
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/13
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/13
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/13
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/19
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/20
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/20
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/20
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm 
Thursday, 7/24
   9:00 am - 11:30 am (Full)
Tuesday, 7/29
   9:00 am - 11:30 am (Full)
Tuesday, 7/29
   1:30 pm - 4:00 pm (Full)
Thursday, 7/31
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday, 8/5
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday, 8/5
   1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday, 8/7
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, 8/14
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, 8/21
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Coping With Stress
Thursday, 7/24
9:30 am - 12:30 pm  (Full)
Tuesday, 7/29
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Cover Letters
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Thursday, 7/24
9:30 am - 12:30 pm  (Full)
Thursday, 8/7
9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
Thursday, 8/21
9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
Monday, 8/4
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Develop Your Self-Marketing Pitch
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Thursday, 7/24
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/12
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Monday, 7/28
   9:00 am - 11:30 am (Full)
Wednesday, 8/13
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Federal Job Search
Thursday, 8/21
9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
Wednesday, 7/30
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm
First Impressions
Wednesday, 8/20
9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
 
Identity Theft
 
Friday, 7/25
  10:00 am - 11:30 am
Friday, 8/22
  10:00 am - 11:30 am
LinkedIn
Tuesday, 8/12
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/13
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm (Full)
LinkedIn 2 - Advanced
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Tuesday, 7/29
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm  (Full)
Wednesday, 8/6
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm (Full)
Managing Your Job Search
Wednesday, 8/13
9:30 am - 11:30 am 
Thursday, 7/31
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday, 8/12
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Mass Bay CC Info Session
 
Tuesday, 8/12
   2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MassMEP Information Session
Friday, 7/25
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm 
 
Money Matters
 
Friday, 8/8
  10:00 am - 11:30 am
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Tuesday, 8/12
9:30 am - 1:30 pm 
Thursday, 7/24
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday, 8/21
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Networking Works
Wednesday, 8/6
9:30 am - 1:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/5
   9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Wednesday, 8/20
   9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Online Applications Made Easy
Monday, 7/28
9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
 
Recruitment
 
Thursday, 7/31
   1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Résumé Development
Tuesday, 7/29
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm  (Full)
Tuesday, 8/5
9:30 am - 1:00 pm 
Thursday, 8/14
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm 
Thursday, 8/21
9:30 am - 1:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/6
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm (Full)
Wednesday, 8/20
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm
RSVP Volunteer Program
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
 
Friday, 8/1
  10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Salary Negotiation Strategies
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Monday, 8/18
9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
Thursday, 7/24
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Monday, 8/11
   9:00 am - 11:30 am
Set-Aside Orientation
Wednesday, 8/20
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm 
 
Skills Assessment
Tuesday, 8/19
9:30 am - 1:30 pm 
Thursday, 8/7
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm (Full)
Monday, 8/11
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday, 8/18
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
TABE Testing
Thursday, 8/14
9:00 am - 11:00 am 
 
Using Age to Advantage
Wednesday, 7/30
9:30 am - 1:00 pm  (Full)
Wednesday, 7/30
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm (Full)
Computer Lab Workshops
All ETR Computer Labs Now Feature Microsoft Office 2010
Maximum of three (3) computer lab workshops per month
May not register for the same workshop within a three (3) month period
Workshop
(Hover Mouse Cursor Over Workshop Name
for Descriptions & Important Prerequisites)
Framingham
508.766.5700
Norwood
781.769.4120
Computer Practice Lab
Friday, 7/25
10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Tuesday, 7/29
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
Friday, 8/1
10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/5
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
Friday, 8/8
10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/12
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
Friday, 8/15
9:00 am - 11:00 am 
Tuesday, 8/19
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
Friday, 8/22
10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Thursday, 7/24
   9:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday, 7/29
   2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday, 8/5
   2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday, 8/12
   2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday, 8/19
   9:00 am - 11:00 am
Electronic Résumé
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Thursday, 7/31
9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Monday, 8/11
9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Monday, 8/18
9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Tuesday, 7/29
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm (Full)
Wednesday, 8/6
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm (Full)
Wednesday, 8/20
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Internet Job Search
Monday, 7/28
9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Tuesday, 8/19
9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
 
Intro to MS Windows
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Thursday, 8/21
9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
Thursday, 7/24
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday, 8/7
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday, 8/21
   9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Intro to Personal Computers
Tuesday, 8/5
9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
 
MS Access - Introduction
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Monday, 8/11
9:00 am - 4:00 pm 
Monday, 7/28
   9:00 am - 4:00 pm (Full)
Monday, 8/11
   9:00 am - 4:00 pm
MS Excel Level 1
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Thursday, 7/24
9:00 am - 1:00 pm  (Full)
Wednesday, 7/30
9:00 am - 1:00 pm  (Full)
Wednesday, 8/6
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Thursday, 8/14
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/20
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Monday, 8/4
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm (Full)
Monday, 8/11
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm (Full)
Monday, 8/18
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
MS Outlook - An Introduction
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Wednesday, 7/30
9:00 am - 12:30 pm 
Tuesday, 8/12
9:00 am - 12:30 pm 
Thursday, 8/21
9:00 am - 12:30 pm 
Wednesday, 8/6
   9:00 am - 12:30 pm
MS PowerPoint Level 1
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Tuesday, 7/29
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Thursday, 8/7
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Wednesday, 8/20
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Monday, 8/4
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm (Full)
Tuesday, 8/19
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
MS Word Level 1
(This workshop has prerequisites!)
Thursday, 7/24
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Monday, 8/4
9:00 am - 1:00 pm  (Full)
Monday, 8/18
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Monday, 7/28
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday, 8/5
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wednesday, 8/13
   9:00 am - 1:00 pm