Finding and Keeping a Warehouse Job

Faculty
Applied Community Studies
Department
Warehouse Training
Course Code
WHTP 0105
Credits
2.00
Semester Length
14 weeks
Max Class Size
19
Method Of Instruction
Lecture
Lab
Typically Offered
To be determined

Overview

Course Description
To provide students with the necessary skills to find and retain a position in warehousing and distribution centres. This course concentrates on developing job search skills.
Course Content
  • Demonstrate basic level of computer skills for resume and cover letter writing.
  • Demonstrate basic level of Internet skills for online job search.
  • Prepare and practice successful interviewing techniques.
  • Describe and demonstrate the work attitudes and ethics required by employers.
Methods Of Instruction
  • Lectures
  • Class discussions
  • Lab practice
Means of Assessment
  • A mastery model of continuous evaluations will be used.
  • A student will have completed the course when he/she has demonstrated through satisfactory completion of exercises and assignments that the course objectives have been achieved.
  • The student must demonstrate to the instructor an ability to use the computer both to produce a professional resume and to seek job opportunities by means of the Internet.
  • The instructor in consultation with each student will monitor progress on a regular basis.
  • The student will be expected to maintain regular attendance and progress, actively participate in all activities, and complete all assignments as directed.
  • The student must demonstrate to the instructor an understanding of what constitutes positive work attitudes and ethics.
  • The student must demonstrate, by way of mock interview, an ability to conduct a professional interview.
Learning Outcomes
  • Construct resumes and cover letters and upload resumes to submit a job application online.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the strategies needed to conduct an Internet job search.
  • Prepare and practice responses to communication skills for interviews.
  • Define and demonstrate good workplace habits, positive attitudes, and ethical behaviours.
Textbook Materials

Nil. Topic relevant material will be provided throughout the course.

Requisites

Prerequisites

Instructor permission

Corequisites

NA

Equivalencies

NA

Requisite for

NA

Course Guidelines

Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.

Course Transfers

Institution Transfer Details Effective Dates
There are no applicable transfer credits for this course.

Course Offerings

Winter 2021

There aren't any scheduled upcoming offerings for this course.