Job seekers can get a head start with free workforce development classes through Piedmont Community College (PCC) in the New Year. Some classes include:
Basic Computer Skills for the Job Search: February 2 – 23
Offered in the morning (9 a.m. – 12 p.m.) on Tuesday and Thursdays, students will have the opportunity to learn basic computer skills, such as setting up an email account, formatting documents in Microsoft Word, attaching documents to emails, and creating, saving, and printing various documents. Students will also learn the role of information technology in the workplace. This class is on PCC’s Caswell County Campus.
Job Interviews: February 7 – 23
Held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 – 4 p.m. on PCC’s Caswell County Campus, this class will help students communicate their strengths and abilities during a job interview. Tips for highlighting accomplishments and successes, as well as important skills will be a focus.
All of these offerings are free for unemployed, underemployed and those who meet other set criteria. Most classes are held on PCC’s Caswell County Campus, located at 331 Piedmont Drive in Yanceyville. For additional information, or to save your seat, contact Lori at (336) 694-8064 or email@example.com when the College re-opens on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.