Thank you for your interest! For more information, or if a course you are interested is no longer accepting registrations, please send an email to TRAIN@tamu.edu or call us at 956-524-5984 to be placed on a waitlist.
Unless otherwise noted, in-person courses are delivered in or around the Port of Brownsville. Please bring photo ID.
This course is offered in collaboration with Texas A&M training partner, Eagle Leadership.
The Leadership Bootcamp will equip new managers with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to transition into a new leadership position. Topics will include transitioning from technical expert to manager/leader, fundamental leadership skills, leveraging diversity, conduct and discipline, and promoting employee performance.
Securing Your Next Job
This course is designed to help you navigate the steps to apply for and acquire a job. The course is composed of three modules, creating a resume, writing a cover letter, and preparing for the interview. Each module provides written content, videos and activities for practice, and a short assessment.
Principles of Resume Writing – Student will be able to: Explain what a resume is and the reason to have one, Identify the three types of resumes, recognize the parts of a resume and the proper way to present the content, create a resume using a template.
Writing a Cover Letter – Student will be able to: Explain the purpose of a cover letter and how it is different from a resume, identify the parts of a cover letter, create a unique cover letter specific to the job you are looking for.
Preparing for the Interview – Student will be able to: Respond to potential interview questions, ask relevant questions of the interviewer(s) at the conclusion of the interview, provided a great impression of yourself on the day of the interview.