Chaparral Career Advantage Workshops - Schedules

The following Chaparral Career Advantage workshops are free (unless otherwise noted) and open to all students, alumni, and community members. Student registration is available in Chap Life - visit ChapLife.cod.edu. On-site registration will be available for alumni and community members day of the workshop. Walk-ins are welcome.

Questions can be directed to Career Services at (630) 942-2230. 

For Americans with Disabilities Act accommodations, call (630) 942-2141 (voice) or (630) 858-9692 (TDD).


"Career Exploration (SDS)"

Pre-registration is required for this workshop. Interested participants may call (630) 942-2230 or visit Career Services in SSC 3258 to register. Registration closes 1 week prior to the listed workshop date. 

The following steps must be completed at least one week prior to attending this workshop.

    1. Register for one of the sessions listed below.
    2. Stop in Career Services,  SSC 3258, to pick up a permit for the SDS assessment.
    3. At least one week prior to the workshop, take the permit to COD Specialized Testing Center in  the Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2A08 and complete the SDS assessment. The assessment should take approximately 30 minutes to complete and the cost is $10.
    4. Assessment results and interpretation will be distributed and discussed at your scheduled workshop.

The following dates and times are available for registration:

  • Tuesday, Feb. 12 - 6 to 7:30 p.m. - Berg Instructional Center (BIC), 3439
  • Wednesday, March 13 - Noon to 1:30 p.m. - Berg Instructional Center (BIC), 3419
  • Thursday, April 11 - 6 to 7:30 p.m. - Berg Instructional Center (BIC), 3419
  • Tuesday, April 30 - Noon to 1:30 p.m. - Berg Instructional Center (BIC), 3463

 


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  • Tuesday, March 19 - Noon to 1 p.m. - Berg Instructional Center (BIC), 3463
  • Wednesday, April 17 - Noon to 1 p.m. - Berg Instructional Center (BIC), 3419

 


Internship Search Workshop

  • Thursday, Dec. 6 - Noon to 1 p.m. - Seaton Computing Center (SCC), 119

 


"Resume Review Drop-In"

Interested students, alumni or community members can drop-in for a 10-15 minute one-on-one meeting with a Career Specialist in the Career Services Center (SSC), Room 3258 during the following dates and times. Attendees must have a printed copy of their resume to participate. Career Services will not print resumes. First come, first served.

  • Thursday, Sep. 20 - Noon to 1 p.m. - SSC 3258
  • Wednesday, Oct. 24 - 2 to 3 p.m. - SSC 3258
  •  Tuesday, Nov. 13 - 1 to 2 p.m. - SSC 3258

 

Walk In Appointments

Need a resume review, cover letter review, interviewing tips, or other job seeking advice? Stop in SSC 3258 for a half-hour meeting with a Career Specialist.  Offered on select days and times. First come, first served.


  • Thursday, Aug. 23 - 9 to 11 a.m.
  • Thursday, Sep. 13 - 2 to 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Sep. 26 - 9 to 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 10 - 2 to 4 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 1 - 9 to 11 a.m.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 5 - Noon to 2 p.m.

 

 

Contact Information


Career Services
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
(630) 942-2230
Fax: (630) 942-4596

Regular Hours:
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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