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Oct
25
Thu
2018
Wawanesa Insurance Information Session (for IT positions) @ Manitoba Start
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Are you a Manitoba Start active job seeker who may be interested in learning more about the career opportunities with Wawanesa Insurance?

This Information Session is focused on Wawanesa’s IT related positions: Business Analysts, Database Developers, QA Testers, System Analyst and Software Developers. For more information on Wawanesa’s careers, click here.

At this Information Session, the employer will share information about their organization, workplace culture and the types of positions they may be looking for in the future. You are encouraged to ask questions about the roles, skills needed and the application process. There will be time to network at the event and meet the employer.

If you are interested in attending, spaces are limited so please register today to secure your spot.

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Oct
26
Fri
2018
Emergency First Aid, CPR, AED @ Manitoba Start
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Manitoba Start is offering:

Emergency First Aid/CPR/AED (Teachers)
Emergency First Aid/CPR/AED (Health Care Providers)

18 seats available per session.

For more information and to register/pay for this training, click the Event Tickets button.

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Nov
1
Thu
2018
Career Month
Nov 1 – Nov 30 all-day

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November is Manitoba Career and Workforce Development Month. Throughout Career and Workforce Development Month 2018,  Manitoba Start will host several industry-specific events to provide newcomers with an opportunity to better understand Manitoba industries and career pathways. See below for a list of scheduled events.

Nov
7
Wed
2018
Creative Manitoba Industry Insights @ Manitoba Start
Nov 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Interested in learning more about the career opportunities within Manitoba’s Arts and Creative industries?

Throughout this event, you can gain industry-specific information from leaders in the Creative Arts sector including:

Ask questions about their specific workplaces and gain insight on the diverse employment opportunities that can lead to a successful career within this sector in Manitoba.

ask questions about their specific workplaces and gain insight on the diverse employment opportunities that can lead to a successful career within this sector in Manitoba.

These events at Manitoba Start also facilitate direct connections between employers and highly skilled, job-ready newcomers, leading to new hires and work placements.

For more information on Creative Manitoba and career opportunities, click here.

If you are interested in attending, spaces are limited so please register today to secure your spot.

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Nov
13
Tue
2018
Manitoba Start’s First Step to Driving Program @ Manitoba Start
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Interested in having your Manitoba Driver’s License?

WHEN:

Tuesday, November 13 – 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Thursday, November 15 – 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Tuesday, November 20 – 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Thursday, November 22 – 5:30pm – 7:30pm

This 2-week, 8 hour classroom program will help prepare newcomers to pass the Manitoba Learner’s License written test. Manitoba Public Insurance Drivers Handbook will be taught in an EAL-based curriculum. Included will be suggestions for the next steps in obtaining a Manitoba Driver’s License.

This is not a learn to drive a car program.

If you are interested in attending, spaces are limited so please register today to secure your spot.

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Junior Developer Training

Manitoba Start and ComIT have partnered to provide an innovative program to bridge newcomers to IT Sector employment opportunities. An information session will be held on September 6 to provide more information on the program. Click here to find out more.


4th Annual Manitoba Start Employer Awards 2018 Luncheon

Join us in recognizing Manitoba businesses that access world-class talent and staffing resources at Manitoba Start to strategically build a culture of diversity and inclusion within their organizations! For more information, nomination and registration click here


Manitoba Start News December 2017 – VIDEO

Look what we’ve been up to! Manitoba Start November highlights, December event listings and more!


Manitoba Start News November 2017 – VIDEO

October Event Highlights, November Event Listings & more.  Click to watch video.


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