2019 May CRASH COURSE at Atlanta First Presbyterian Church, First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta, Thursday, 02. May 2019

CROSSROADS “CRASH” COURSE
FOR CAREER TRANSITION
 
What you learn in these 7 sessions could change your life! 
 
Step by step, this class will help guide you how to find a job if you are unemployed or anticipating a career transition. Our Crossroads "Crash" Course for Career Transition is based upon Crossroads Career Network's "Seven Steps Workbook”  (). We call it the “Crash Course” because it is an intense version of a class often taught over 7-14 weeks. 
 
Here's our schedule for this month's class: DATES FOR MAY SUBJECT TO CHANGE!
 
PLEASE CHECK BACK HERE 30 DAYS PRIOR TO START FOR DATES.
   



DATE
DAY
BEGIN
END
TOPIC


MAY 02
THU

6:00 PM

9:00 PM
Attitude: Intro/Reaching to What Lies Ahead


MAY 07
TUES
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
Aptitude: Discover/Develop Your Strengths


MAY 09
THU
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
Altitude:  Your Brand/Resumes for Results


MAY 11
SAT
9:00 AM
Noon
Searching: Networking/Finding Jobs/Careers


MAY 14
TUES
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
Sorting: WOW-ing Interviewers


MAY 16
THU
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
Workshop: Mock Interviews/Resume Feedback


MAY 18
SAT
9:00 AM
Noon
Selecting: Negotiating Offers/Linkedin 



 
For more information about the Crash Course, visit our website.
 
The Crash Course consists of 7 sessions conducted over 2-1/2 weeks. Please plan to attend ALL sessions as the class is cumulative and missing one session can put you seriously behind. Topics covered during the seven sessions include: 
 


Building a Positive Attitude


Discovering Your Gifts, Passions and Calling


Developing Your Brand and Writing Resumes for Results


Methods for Finding Opportunities


Having Engaging Interviews


Evaluating and Negotiating Offers


Using Social Media


 
As part of this course, you will also:


Take an online career assessment


Get a personalized resume review


Have a realistic mock interview with a hiring professional


Share ideas and opportunities with others in career transition


 
LOCATION
 
This month’s class will be hosted by First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta, located at 1328 Peachtree Street in Atlanta GA 30309, the corner of Peachtree Street and 16th. There is a small parking lot at the back of the church off of Arts Center Way.  Take MARTA!  The church is 1/2 block from the MARTA Arts Center Station. 
 
WHO TEACHES THIS CLASS?
 
We have assembled a team of expert facilitators -- leaders in career ministry programs at area churches, all experienced both in business and in helping others learn effective ways to search for new career opportunities! All of our team has been in career transition and personally understands the challenges you are facing.  You will find more information about our Crash Course all-volunteer team on our website HERE.
 
The course tuition covers our direct costs of offering this program (online career assessments, printed materials, credit card processing) and supports our scholarship program. Our volunteers are not compensated, and facilities are provided by our sponsoring church. No one profits but you!
 
IMPORTANT CLASS PREPARATION NOTES........................
 

Attendance at ALL 7 sessions is required, this is not a "drop-in" class
Several hours of outside preparation will be needed for most of the sessions 
Outside requirements will require use of a computer with internet access 
Register only if you agree to complete the outside work and attend all sessions

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WHO CAN ATTEND?.................................................................
 
This class is open to EVERYONE. While there is an emphasis on Christian beliefs in our class, you will benefit from this class regardless of your faith.  You do not have to be a member of any church to attend. You are always welcome to attend the career ministry programs and all activities at any of our churches.
 
If this month's class is full, add your name to the waitlist. We'll let you know if we can accommodate you and if not, you will receive information on future classes.
 
A limited number of partial scholarships area available for those who could not otherwise attend this class. Email registrar@atlantacrossroads.org and we will reply with a form to request tuition assistance based upon your ability to pay.
 
HOW DO I REGISTER?............................................................
 
Scroll to top of this page, and click on the green button:   Order Now   Then simply follow the instructions that follow to register online.  You will need a credit card to pay the registration online.  This is a secure payment transaction processed by EventBrite.
 
If you are approved for tuition assistance, you will need a “promotion code.” To use this code, click on “Enter promotional code” that appears above the Order Now button.  Enter the code in the space provided and then click “Apply.” Confirm that the amount is correct, click on “Register” and complete the pre-registration survey.
 
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Check our website HERE for information on our program and our future events.

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