Co-op & Career Development Workshops and Information Sessions


The Co-op and Career Development Centre offers workshops each semester to help you get a head start on your job search activities. For a full list of workshops, resume reviews and career exploration visit our events page to register.

Resume Review Sessions

Registration required for 30-minute resume reviews. Bring your draft resume to a one-on-one review session for specific times visit the calendar.

Fall 2019 Workshops

Attend a workshop to gain the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to land the position you want.

Finding A Part-time Job In Canada Workshop

  • Tuesday, September 17 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | L216 | Register
  • Wednesday, September 25 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | L216 | Register
  • Monday, September 30 | 4:30 pm–5:30 pm | L216 | Register

Resume Workshops

  • Wednesday, September 25 | 1:30 pm–2:30 pm | L216 | Register
  • Tuesday, October 1 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | L216 | Register
  • Thursday, October 17 | 3:30 pm–4:30 pm | L216 | Register
  • Monday, November 4 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | L216 | Register
  • Wednesday, November 27 | 12:30-1:30 pm | L216 | Register

Career Exploration Workshops

  • Monday, September 23 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | Building Your Professional Profile, in partnership with RBC on Campus | L216 | Register
  • Tuesday, October 1 | 1:30 pm–2:30 pm | Communicating Your Professional Profile, in partnership with RBC on Campus | L216 | Register
  • Thursday, October 10 | 4:30 pm–5:30 pm | Information Interviews | L216 | Register

Promoting Yourself Workshops

  • Tuesday, September 17 | 1:30 pm–2:30 pm | LinkedIn – Promoting Yourself | L216 | Register
  • Wednesday, October 9 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | 10 Skills All Employers Want | L216 | Register
  • Wednesday, October 16 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | LinkedIn – Promoting Yourself | L216 | Register
  • Thursday, November 28 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | LinkedIn – Promoting Yourself | L216 | Register

Career Events

Fairs

Tech Thursday

Tech Thursday is a series of monthly panels where industry experts will talk about a day in the life of their career, the position and skills required to do their work, and tips for students entering their company. A variety of job types, career paths, and future outlooks will be presented each month.

  • Career in Data Science | Thursday, September 26 | 5:00 pm–6:30 pm | T Gallery | Register 
  • Careers in Information Technology & Cybersecurity | Thursday, November 28 | 5:00 pm–6:30 pm | T Gallery

Information Sessions

Co-op Information Sessions

Curious to learn more about the Co-op program? Attend an information session to see if co-op is right for you.

  • Wednesday, September 25 | 10:30 am–11:00 am | C508 | Register
  • Tuesday, October 22 | 12:30 pm–1:00 pm | B008 | Register
  • Monday, November 4 | 10:30 am–11:00 am | A306 | Register
  • Thursday, November 21 | 2:30 pm–3:00 pm | A254 | Register

India Connect Information Sessions

Looking for an opportunity to gain work experience abroad? The India Connect Scholarship Program will fund two business, marketing, or computer science students in Spring 2020 to complete a work experience term in New Delhi, India.

  • Wednesday, September 18 | 10:30 am–11:30 am | Room A367 | Register
  • Monday, September 23 | 1:30 pm–2:30 pm | Room A367 | Register
  • Tuesday, October 1 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | Room A363B | Register
  • Wednesday, October 9 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | Room A368 | Register
  • Tuesday, October 15 | 1:30 pm–2:30 pm | Room A368 | Register

Disney Field School Information Sessions

The Disney Field School program blends academic coursework at the University of California, Riverside and at the Disney University with six months of supervised paid training at Walt Disney World. This program is open to all students in regular studies.

  • Tuesday, September 17 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | C509 | Register
  • Wednesday October 2 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | A367 | Register
  • Tuesday, October 29 | 2:30 pm–3:30 pm | C509 | Register
  • Wednesday, November 13 | 2:30 pm–3:30 pm | A367 | Register
  • Tuesday, December 3 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm | C509 | Register

*Dates and times are subject to change. Please contact career@langara.ca if you have any questions.