Hey Job SeekersHaving trouble finding the right job for you? Not sure what job is right for you? DFWI can help! We are dedicated to helping those who are unemployed or marginally employed to acquire employability, essential and occupation-related skills required in the local labour market. We want to help you obtain viable employment that provides increased income and work related benefits. Let us show you how we can help here!
Current Programs:DFWI programs is funded by the Province of Alberta and/or Government of Canada. These programs provide employment training opportunities to all Albertans to increase their opportunities to their employment situation. We currently offer two programs in both Camrose and Wetaskiwin.
Workplace Training Program
After 5 years of successfully delivering the Workplace Training program in Camrose and Wetaskiwin . Directions For Wellness is pleased to annouce that on September 14, 2015 was contracted to continue to provide this service.
Workplace Training provides unemployed Albertans who are lacking the skills and experience that an employer is seeking for a position within the company. Participants may be able to participate in either a 3 week Paid work Expereince or a 12-16 week Workplace Training.
This program is offered in Camrose and Wetaskiwin.
This program is designed for participants, 18 years and older, who can take part in a two-week no-cost group session. Sessions are designed to assist indivduals to build resilency, insight and the skills necessary to assist them with job loss and potential to locate meaningful employment.
Topic such as Dealing with Job Loss, Developing Resilency, Managing Change, Career Planning, identifying Transferable Skills, Developing Effective Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviewing Skills are presented. These sessions are offered free of charge in Camrose and Wetaskiwin.
Please Call Us for more information
Camrose 780-672-3399 Wetaskiwin 780-362-0057
Workplace Training Program
Directions For Wellness (DFW) has been successfully delivering the Workplace Training (WT) program in Camrose and Wetaskiwin since 2010 . We are pleased to annouce that on September 14, 2015 we were succeful in attaining a new contracted to continue to provide this service. Workplace Training is a program funded by the Province of Alberta and Canadian Government.
The WT program provides focused work-site training opportunities to enable individuals to obtain a job and substantially improve their employment situation. Individuals who participate in this program will learn to adapt to the changing labour conditions and skill requirements in order to sustain employment and find that dream career they’ve been looking for.
Objectives Of The Workplace Training Program:
- To enable unemployed and marginally employed individuals to acquire employability skills, essential skills and occupation-related skills required in the local labour market.
- To assist unemployed and marginally employed Albertans to obtain viable employment that provides increased income and work related benefits.
The expected outcome for Workplace Training is employment in the field of training and normally with the employer that provided the training.
This FREE project is for unemployed Albertans who have found their connection with the Labour Market affected with the changes in the economy. Participants will take part in a two week group session which will address a variety of topics. Sessions are designed to assist clients in adjusting their outlook, increasing their resiliency and building skills to reconnect and develop a strong future in the Labour Market.
Session delivery is intended to be ten (10) consecutive business days in length. Holidays will not shorten the number of sessions. The New Futures project is delivered in both Camrose and Wetaskiwin on a rotating basis from March 14, 2016 – March 13, 2017. Seating is Limited!