Tutor Training Workshop August 23 & 24, 2017 – 1pm to 4pm
Tri-County Literacy Council invites individuals wishing to make a meaningful contribution to our community, to register for an upcoming Tutor Training workshop. In this 2-day workshop, volunteers learn how to tutor adults with basic literacy needs. Topics include:
- characteristics of the adult learner
- assessing learner needs
- understanding the Learner Plan Supplement
- teaching strategies
The workshop is interactive and open to persons with the ability to train others. A $35 charge (tax-deductible) applies for training materials. Registration and payment are required in advance. To register, please call 613-932-7161 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tri-County Literacy Council is offering free Basic Computer training. This 5-week course starts July 17, 2017. Class runs Monday to Thursday 9 to 12pm for 5 weeks. For more information or to register call 613-932-7161.
Please note that the Retail Associate course starts Tuesday, July 4th, 2017. Regular class runs Monday to Thursday 1 to 4pm.
Tri-County Literacy Council is offering free basic Microsoft Excel training, starting June 26th. Class runs Monday to Thursday 1-4pm for 5 weeks. Call 613-932-7161 today to register. Space is limited.
Tri-County Literacy Council, 101 2nd Street West, is pleased to offer a free 6-week course: Retail Associate.
Participants will practice the Essential Skills needed for employment, meet interesting guest speakers and enjoy a site visit. This program is ideal for anyone planning to work at a retail business such as a clothing or grocery store.
The training is suitable for a variety of learners including:
- those planning to enter the workforce for the first time;
- people changing careers; and
- individuals wishing to strengthen Essential Skills.
Class will run Monday to Thursday 1 to 4 p.m. starting Tuesday, July 4th, 2017. For more information or to register, please call Tri-County Literacy Council at 613-932-7161. Call now. Seats are limited.
Tri-County Literacy Council is holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) May 30, 2017 at 3 p.m. Everyone welcome.
Congratulations go to the winners of the Literacy Link Eastern Ontario (LLEO) photo contest. Namely:
- 1st place Lia Underwood (The Cat in the Window)
- 2nd place Phil Howells (The Lake)
- 3rd place Brian Rainville (Dog on the Bleachers)
2nd and 3rd place winners
Tri-County Literacy Council will be holding its annual Volunteer Appreciation celebration on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. (101 2nd Street West, Cornwall, Ontario).
We invite all volunteers to join us, so that we may express our gratitude.
Several local businesses are helping to make the event special!