Human Resources Development

The Human Resources Development (HRD) program provides job skills training to help unemployed and under-employed adults get the work-related skills training and the workplace basic skills and soft skills needed to change over to a new career or to get their desired job. The HRD program works collaboratively with the Wilson County Career Center (formerly Employment Security Commission) and the regional Turning Point Workforce Development Board.

Cost: Tuition for qualifying adults who are unemployed, working part-time, or working full-time and annual income is within the federal poverty guidelines may be waived.
Books will be provided in the classroom.

For more information contact:

Corlis McCoy
HRD Coordinator
(252) 246-1341
cmccoy@wilsoncc.edu

Career Choices for the 21st Century

Designed to prepare GED or AHS students to successfully complete their program of study. It will focus on developing good study skill habits, career exploration, and the college skills needed to transition from high school to post-secondary education.


Wednesday • 12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. • November 5
Room: Auditorium (E-100) • $70 Fee (if applicable)
Instructor: Staff • Section Number: 22732

Wednesday • 12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. • November 19
Room: Auditorium (E-100) • $70 Fee (if applicable)
Instructor: Staff • Section Number: 22736

Effective Resume Writing

Designed to help students identify and express in written form their talents, skills, and work experiences to better market their value to potential employers. (1.5 CEU)

Mondays and Wednesdays • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. • March 16 – March 30
$70 Registration Fee (if applicable)  • $5 Technology Fee (if applicable)  • Room D-102
Instructor: Staff • Section Number: 23960 • Last Day to Register: March 13

 

Interview, Resume  & Application Workshop

Is your job application complete, correct, and accurate? Are you marketing your strengths and edging out the competition? Does your resume catch the employer’s
attention so that you get an interview? Come learn the critical elements that will help you reach your goal of obtaining a job.  (1.2 CEU)

Mondays and Wednesdays • 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. • November 3 - November 19
$70 Registration Fee (if applicable) • $5 Technology Fee (if applicable) • Room D-102
Instructor: Donette Hill • Section Number: 22757 • Last Day to Register: October 31

Introduction to Basic Technology

Learn or become familiar with fundamental functions and basic computer operations; skills the job seeker needs to succeed in the workplace. (1.8 CEU)

Mondays and Wednesdays • 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. • January 26 – February 11
$70 Registration Fee (if applicable)  • $5 Technology Fee (if applicable)  • Room D-102
Instructor: Staff  • Section Number: 23990 • Last Day to Register: January 23

Mondays and Wednesdays • 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. • April 13 – April 29
$70 Registration Fee (if applicable)  • $5 Technology Fee (if applicable)  • Room D-102
Instructor: Staff • Section Number: 23991 • Last Day to Register: April 10

Job Search Strategies

Designed to develop an effective job search plan on where to seek information about job openings, how to use social networks, and how much time should be developed to the job search. It will include tips on interviewing, appropriate attire to wear to an interview, and completing job applications accurately.  (1.5 CEU)

Mondays and Wednesdays • 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon • November 10 - November 19
$70 Reg. Fee (if applicable) • $5 Tech. Fee (if applicable)
Instructor: Staff • Room D-102 • Section Number: 22742

Tuesdays and Thursdays • 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. • April 7 – April 21
$70 Registration Fee (if applicable) • $5 Technology Fee (if applicable)
Instructor: Staff • Room D-102 • Section Number: 23961

Personal Effectiveness Job Training

Designed to help students identify and express in written form their talents, skills, and work experiences to better market their value to potential employers. (1.5 CEU)

Mondays and Wednesdays • 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. • February 16 – February 25
$70 Registration Fee (if applicable)  • $5 Technology Fee (if applicable)  • Room D-102
Instructor: Staff • Section Number: 23955 • Last Day to Register: February 13

Tuesdays and Thursdays • 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. • March 17 – March 26
$70 Registration Fee (if applicable)  • $5 Technology Fee (if applicable)  • Room D-102
Instructor: Staff • Section Number: 23957 • Last Day to Register: March 16

 

Technology Awareness for the Job Seeker

Market yourself in a tough job market using today’s technology. Learn technology- based job search strategies, how to apply for employment on-line, and develop a moderate comfort level of basic computer skills. (4.0 CEU)

Mondays and Wednesdays • 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. • February 2 – March 25
$125 Fee (if applicable)  • $5 Technology Fee (if applicable)  • $15 Security Fee (if applicable)
Instructor: Donetta Hill • Room D-102 • Section Number: 23954