The Counselling Department assists students considering career options by providing information and reference material on a wide variety of occupations. The Career Resource Centre is located in the Counselling Department. A collection of college and university calendars, career literature, and information on labour market trends is available. Counsellors can help students identify and develop their career goals through individual and group counselling. This process helps students identify their interests, abilities, values and needs, explore career information, and make career decisions.

Career Planning Process

Awareness
Become familiar with your likes, dislikes, values and needs. Identify your skills, talents and abilities.

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  • Career Cruising - An interactive career resource to help find the right career, explore different career options, or plan future education and training.

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Exploration
Explore various career paths by researching career options and employment trends.

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Decision-Making

Examine the information gathered and evaluate which options are best suited for you. Identify barriers and challenges. Be visionary. Set goals.

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Preparation

Identify what is needed to reach your career visions. Prepare for any kind of training, college or university that may be required.

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Job Entry

Secure a position in your chosen career field. Develop job-seeking skills and prepare for employment interviews.

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  • Workopolis - Canada’s biggest job site with comprehensive information for the job-seeker.
  • Canada Job Search - Extensive listing of web sites to help find career-related employment geared towards students and recent graduates of university and college.