KSU to Host Free Career Training Expo April 2

Lyn CohenKSU’s College of Continuing and Professional Education will host a Career Training Expo on April 2, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The free event will provide individuals the opportunity to sharpen their competitive edge by learning from several information sessions covering multiple industries.

“This is another example of our commitment to those who desire to make a change to enhance their personal and professional growth,” said Barbara Calhoun, dean of the College. The Expo will spotlight more than 50 professional certificate programs, allowing attendees to meet instructors and recent graduates at the information sessions. Highlighted programs include, Payroll, Culinary, Information Systems Security, Medical Assisting, Paralegal, Lean Six Sigma, Project Management and Web Design.

As a special incentive, all attendees will receive a 10% discount coupon valid through April 9. However, those who register on-site will receive a student gift pack. There will also be an opportunity to enter and win an iPad mini.

John LongCareer coach John Long returns to lead sessions on job interviewing and professional branding.  He brings more than a decade of experience and a wealth of relevant knowledge to his presentations.

The Expo will also be staffed with financial aid advisers. They will provide assistance on payment plans, VA Education Benefits, Workforce Investment Act (WIA) and scholarships. Registration is required and can be completed online at www.ksuexpo.com or by calling 470-578-6765.