Work-readiness Workshops

Work-readiness Workshops

Quick program guide

Price:

$400 - $550

Duration:

6 hours per workshop

Locations:

Adelaide, Brisbane, Darwin, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney

Industries:

Various

Overview


Navitas Professional has identified the ever increasing need for candidates to up-skill and remain relevant in the job market in order to enhance their CV and improve their employment opportunities. 

Whether you are currently studying or need a course to keep up with the job market, we have a workshop for you. These interactive 6 hour workshops are designed to improve your skills gap from workplace safety to how you portray your own professional 'brand' online. 

To apply for one or more Career Experience Work-readiness Workshop, please select the 'Apply now' button.

Workshop one

Succeeding in the Australian workplace by understanding culture, management and initiative

Succeeding in the Australian workplace by understanding culture, management and initiative

Understanding of the key cultural aspects of the Australian workplace will ensure you have advanced knowledge of workplace expectations when you participate in an internship program or secure a job. 

Working in Australia is likely different from the experience you may have of working in other parts of the world.

Familiarise yourself with the protocols of the Australian workplace in terms of understanding accepted behaviour when interacting with others. Understand your role in managing your work load and taking initiative where appropriate. Learn how to give and receive feedback appropriately and to be solution oriented when applying your education to the tasks you undertake at work.

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Workshop two

Succeeding in the Australian workplace through communication, teamwork and diversity

Succeeding in the Australian workplace through communication, teamwork and diversity

Succeed in the Australian workplace through developing an understanding of communication with work colleagues at all levels within the organisation.

Learn how your presentation and approach to teamwork builds your performance within the team. Learn how to interact productively and sensitively with your colleagues in the workplace who will also be from diverse cultural backgrounds.

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Workshop three

Industry connectivity - relationships, networking and promotion

Industry connectivity - relationships, networking and promotion

Industries thrive through a chasm of intricate relationships, partnerships, connections, interconnections, dependencies and linkages.  To navigate the machinations of industry to secure a position within it, it is important to understand relationships of key stakeholders and the forces that drive their business.  Learn how to reach out and make valuable connections with industry representatives in your chosen field through exploring your unique advantage and vision for your working future.

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Workshop four

Express your personal brand with your portfolio

Express your personal brand with your portfolio

All specialised activities require specialised tools.  To play a game of baseball, the players will need a bat and ball.  The more professional the player, the more sophisticated the equipment.  As university graduates transition from student life to professional life, the essential tools required to make the transition will need to be designed, constructed, customised, developed and scrutinized to reflect the image and core features that will ultimately strengthen an application for employment. Various media in written, digital and tactile form are utilised to carefully mould the appropriate portfolio for candidates to successfully promote themselves for career positions.

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Workshop five

Work integrated learning - your internship experience

Work integrated learning - your internship experience

Learn how to contribute to a work team through active participation in workplace practices.  Involvement with colleagues in complementary positions will enable interns to experience the value work integrated learning through action learning in live work environments.  Gain an understanding of how industries thrive through networks of complex relationships, partnerships, connections, interconnections, dependencies and linkages.  This is the perfect environment to put the many years of study in your chosen discipline into action.  Learn how to communicate with peers, supervisors and support staff through application of all you have learned in your coursework.

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Workshop six

Researching the job market

Researching the job market

Develop winning job search strategies in the competitive landscape to secure employment.  There are methods which the university graduate must prepare in order to be the premium candidate when applying for a position.  Techniques, strategies and cultural understandings are explored to make job applications exceed the expectations of the employer and enhance the employability of each individual.

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