Upcoming Free Career Education Events in Delta

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Delta, BC — Delta School District’s mission is to enable all learners to succeed and contribute their full potential to the future. This includes supporting learners in finding a career that makes them happy, aligns with their values and uses their unique skills and talents.

Delta School District is pleased to offer the following upcoming free events to help students learn more about various career options open to them. Registration is required for these events.

Career Panel – for students Grades 8-12 and their parents/guardians

Date:                             Tuesday, January 21
Time:                             7p.m.
Location:                      Delta Secondary Theatre, 4615 – 51st Street, Delta
Careers featured:       Marketing manager, make-up artist, advertising executive, construction worker, firefighter and others
Registration:               Please register by emailing Kelly at kkennedy@deltasd.bc.ca

*Lineup of individuals may change slightly due to circumstances beyond our control

Interactive workshop with Brent Calvert – for parents of Grade 9 – 12 students (Limited seating available)

This interactive workshop is designed to help parents/guardians become more effective career development allies for their children. Presenter Brent Calvert will introduce them to the concepts of coaching and give them valuable practical tools and skills.

Brent is passionate about helping students find their place in the modern world of work and gain empowering technology, business and design skills. He is the President of the Capilano Faculty Association at Capilano University, manages the innovative interactive Design program, delivers the impactful community-based Parents as Career Coaches workshop series, and consults in education technology investments for the Gerson Lehrman Group out of New York, NY.

Date:                          Wednesday, February 12
Time:                          6.30 p.m.
Location:                   Seaquam Secondary Library, 11584 Lyon Road, Delta
Registration:             Please register by emailing Kelly at kkennedy@deltasd.bc.ca

For more information on career programs, please visit https://deltalearns.ca/careers/