Self-Assessment and Exploring Careers
Students will do several self-check surveys on assessment. We will research different careers.
Students will learn how to create a resume, letter of application, and a follow-up letter. We will also discuss interview questions and the interview process.
Students will learn about ethics in the workplace and how to follow them.
Workplace Health and Safety
We will take part in a CPR course and discuss workplace safety. We will do an on-line mini course on safety in the workplace.
Workplace Legal Matters
We will discuss legal matters that can pop up in the workplace.
Teamwork and Leadership
We will discuss interpersonal relationships at work, professional communication skills, and thinking skills on the job.
Technology in the Workplace
We will research new technologies in the workplace.
Students will learn how to manage their work time efficiently.
Students will be able to identify our basic economic structure.
Students will learn the basics on managing their money, banking and credit, buying insurance, taxes, and social security.
We will discuss adapting to change and balancing work and personal life.
We will do Internet searching on various topics relating to the workplace.