july, 2021

19jul(jul 19)9:00 AM06aug(aug 6)3:00 PMSmart Start(july 19) 9:00 AM - (august 6) 3:00 PM


Event Details

Smart Start is a three-week program targeted to support unemployed residents of York Region to obtain the skills and certifications necessary to compete for employment in the customer service or food service sectors.

  • Industry-specific certification and training (such as food handler, customer service, Smart Serve, first aid, WHMIS, computer skills)
  • A customized Action Plan (outlining steps to reach an employment goal)
  • A personal career assessment
  • Job search techniques (resume, cover letters, portfolio development, cold calling, networking and interview skills)
  • Personal success skills
  • Work experience (through job shadowing, volunteer and/or paid work)

** Session runs Monday to Friday; July 19 – Aug 6, 2021



July 19 (Monday) 9:00 AM - August 6 (Friday) 3:00 PM