Robeson Community College

Steps to Employment: Employability Skills

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This class provides employability skills training for unemployed and underemployed adults. Students will learn effective and useful communication skills for the workplace. Topics covered include: problem solving, decision making, teamwork, safety in the workplace, stress management, effective listening, attitudes, and communication skills. Students will learn the correct way to fill out job applications, build an effective resume, and learn to shine in an interview. SMITHFIELD, TRINITY FOODS, MOUNTAIRE FARMS, AND PRESTAGE FOODS are only a few of the employers that prefer these classes.  

For information or to pre-register call (910) 272-3604 or (910) 272-3671. Pre-registration is recommended as classes fill very quickly There is no guarantee that you will have a seat unless you are pre-registered.  All classes will be held in WDC, Rm 1803 and begin at 8 AM and end at 3:30 PM. Class begins promptly at 8 AM. Late arrivals will not be admitted.

This employability skills lab is YOUR next level in career readiness preparation. An instructor is on hand to assist students with your specific needs.  Assistance is available for practice tests for WorkKeys, soft skills training, career interests and exploration, interviewing tips and techniques, cover letters and resume writing, job search methods and much more. This class leads students to certification with WorkKeys assessments and the National Career Readiness Certificate.  It’s a powerful way to build self-esteem, obtain real credentials, and begin your road to success. Tuition fee waiver available for individuals meeting criteria. This is an open entry and open exit lab, which means you

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