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

 

 

 

 

Job Hunting, Networking & Resources

This course is designed to help job seekers explore both traditional and innovative job search methods. Students will also learn how to utilize community resources to their benefit. (1.2 CEU)

Tuesdays and Thursdays • 12:00 noon - 3:00 p.m. • Dec.1 - Dec.10
$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Gloria Davis • Section Number: 25355 • Last Day to Register: Nov. 30

 

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)

Monday through Thursday • 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. • Jan. 25 - Feb. 18
$125 Fee (if applicable) • $5 Technology Fee (if  applicable)
$15 Security Fee (if applicable) • Room: D-102
Instructor: Donetta Hill • Section Number: 25981 • Last Day to Register: Jan. 22
Monday through Thursday • 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. • Apr. 4 - Apr. 28
$125 Fee (if applicable) • $5 Technology Fee (if  applicable)
$15 Security Fee (if applicable) • Room: D-102
Instructor: Donetta Hill • Section Number: 25982 • Last Day to Register: Apr. 1

Introduction to Home Care Work

This course will focus on individuals seeking to work in home and residential care set- ting. Students will also get an understanding of the educational and training requirements for personal and direct care work.

Tuesdays and Thursdays • 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. • Feb. 16 – Apr. 5
$180 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • $15 Security Fee    Room: E-101 Instructor: Marquerite Brown • Section Number: 26024 • Last Day to Register: Feb. 15

Are You Ready for That Interview

The course is designed to help students identify and answer the ten most frequently asked interview questions effectively. (1.2 CEU)

Tuesdays and Thursdays • 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. • Jan. 12 – Jan. 21
$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Gloria Davis • Section Number: 26027 • Last Day to Register: Jan 11
Tuesdays and Thursdays • 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. • Apr. 5 – Apr. 14
$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Gloria Davis • Section Number: 26028 • Last Day to Register: Apr. 4


Credit, Money & You

This course will explore all the aspects of money management strategies. Including creating and managing a budget, saving money, understanding credit, and more.
Mondays and Wednesdays • 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. • Mar. 7 – Mar. 23

$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Donetta Hill • Section Number: 25850 • Last Day to Register: Mar. 4

Digital Communication Skills Do’s & Don’ts

This course is designed to help job seekers learn why effective and professional digital and in-person communication is important in the workplace.
Tuesdays and Thursdays • 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. • Feb. 2 – Feb. 18

$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Gloria Davis • Section Number: 26029 • Last Day to Register: Feb. 1
Monday and Wednesdays • 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. • Apr. 18 – Apr. 27
$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Gloria Davis • Section Number: 26030 • Last Day to Register: Apr. 15

Getting Organized to Find a Job

This course is designed to show individuals why being organized is essential to conduct an effective job search. Being organized is one of the initial steps in the job search process.

Tuesdays and Thursdays • 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. • Jan. 19 – Jan. 28
$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Gloria Davis • Section Number: 26014 • Last Day to Register: Jan. 15
Mondays and Wednesdays • 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. • Mar. 21 – Mar. 30
$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Gloria Davis • Section Number: 26017 • Last Day to Register: Mar. 18

Exploring the Hospitality Industry

The course will provide students an overview of the hospitality industry in the following areas: foodservice, lodging, travel, tourism, and recreation. (1.6  CEU)

Mondays through Thursdays • 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. • April 11 - April 21
$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room E-101
Instructor: Tomeka Harris • Section Number: 25984 • Last Day to Register: April 8

Make Your Resume’ Work for You

This course will provide students the fundamental skills for building an effective resume’. Plus hands on instruction for developing a resume’ in Microsoft word.

Mondays and Wednesdays • 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. • Feb. 15 – Feb. 29
$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Gloria Davis • Section Number: 26031 • Last Day to Register:  Feb. 12
Tuesdays and Thursdays • 1:00 pm - 4:00 p.m. • Mar. 8 – Mar. 22
$70 Registration Fee • $5 Technology Fee • Room D-102
Instructor: Gloria Davis • Section Number: 26032 • Last Day to Register: Mar. 7