Workshops and Training

The Maple Ridge WorkBC Centres offer both short and long-term (ranging from 1 day to 12 weeks) workshops on:

Career Planning:

  • Various self-assessments including personality, interests, work values, and skills assessments
  • Labour Market Information
    • Hot Jobs or high demand jobs
    • Occupational Research to understand the skills, education and training needed, the work environment, job outlook, and wages
  • Career Decision Making / Action Planning to achieve goals

Job Search:

  • Resumes & Cover Letters
  • Sourcing Job Leads / Networking
  • Interview Skills
  • Developing Social Media Profiles
  • References
  • Negotiating job offers
  • Job Maintenance and Progression

Personal Management:

  • Health and Wellness
  • Goal Setting
  • Effective Communication
  • Problem Solving and Crisis Management

Essential Skills Development:

  • Foundations for adapting and evolving with workplace change. For more information on Essential Skills see the Federal Government’s description of Essentials Skills and how they are used.

For more information about the Centre and these workshops, come visit or call 604 466-4600.