Job Placement Assistance
Job placement assistance is included with each MyComputerCareer-TechSkills vocational training program, available at select MyComputerCareer-TechSkills campuses. Placement services include:
- Personally assigned Placement Coordinator
- Help with résumés and interviewing skills
- Assistance in locating local job opportunities
- Personal coaching
- 120-hour externship with a local employer, or through the student's current employer (not all vocational training programs include externships; please contact your local MyComputerCareer-TechSkills campus for details)
Contacts With Local Employers
Each MyComputerCareer-TechSkills campus maintains relationships with employers in the local job market. Employers often contact MyComputerCareer-TechSkills looking for graduates to fill positions before those positions are even advertised.
Career Development Workshops
MyComputerCareer-TechSkills offers a variety of workshops designed to assist our students and graduates in securing employment, including:
- Occupations, Career and Job Search Strategies – Prepares students to conduct an efficient job search, and helps them determine which techniques are best for them
- Resume and Cover Letter Writing – Teaches students how to create a targeted résumé, including tips on how to emphasize their experience and training
- Interviewing Skills and Follow Up – Prepares students for the interview process, and helps them understand what to expect when meeting with a prospective employer
- Networking and Utilizing Social Media Sites – Covers the importance of networking when job searching, and how to utilize professional networking websites like LinkedIn
- Dress for Success – Students are shown what to wear in order to make the best impression at an interview, and how to comply with company dress codes such as business casual
My MyComputerCareer-TechSkills Success Story
How MyComputerCareer-TechSkills Changed My Life
Darnell Heard discusses the open relationships he enjoys with MyComputerCareer-TechSkills faculty and staff.
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