Career Exploration Sessions

If you are unemployed, or working at a job you'd rather not be – we can help.

Every day people are making changes in their work lives – finding new work, going back to school, or switching careers. Figuring out where to start is not easy.

Career Builder Workshops

NSCC’s Career Builder program can help you find a fulfilling and successful career path. Learn how to manage career decisions and uncover your passions and skills! 

Sign up for this 4-part workshop series for information and hands-on practice in how to find a satisfying career.  This program will help you:

  • identify your interests, skills and values
  • examine your life circumstances and understand how these affect what you do next
  • discover occupations and NSCC programs that may help you live the life you are seeking 

Upcoming Workshops

Campus Date Start Time Duration
Waterfront Campus | map October/November 2016
Session 1: Oct. 26, 2016
Session 2: Nov. 2, 2016
Session 3: Nov. 9, 2016
Session 4: Nov. 16, 2016
9:30 AM 2.5 Hours
Akerley Campus | map January/February 2017
Session 1: Jan. 17, 2017
Session 2: Jan. 24, 2017
Session 3: Jan. 31, 2017
Session 4: Feb. 7, 2017
9:00 AM 2.5 Hours
Institute of Technology Campus | map April 2017
Session 1: Apr. 4, 2017
Session 2: Apr. 11, 2017
Session 3: Apr. 18, 2017
Session 4: Apr. 25, 2017
9:30 AM 2.5 Hours


The cost for the four session workshop is $25. To register, and get more information, please contact:

  • Waterfront Campus – Cheryl MacDonald at 902-491-1238 or
  • Akerley Campus – Mary-Ann Fisher at 902-491-3537 or
  • Institute of Technology Campus – Derrick McEachern at 902-491-7338 or


For more information on these workshops or to learn about other career services offered, contact your nearest NSCC campus.

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