August 7, 2019 - In This Issue:

Gaining Courage, Confidence & Resilience and the Benefits to Your Business & Personal Life

Being our best takes Courage, Confidence and Resilience. Courage is what we require, in many cases, to face fear and make a decision. Confidence is what we gain when we repeat an action over and over until we achieve "mastery." Resilience is the strength that lets us recover and get over minor set-backs, big obstacles and even traumatic events.

Today, more than ever, we are faced with fearful situations and problems that sometimes seem insurmountable. Gaining courage, confidence and resilience can greatly benefit you personally and professionally.

DATE: August 22
TIME: 9:00 am-12:00 pm
COST: Complimentary

For more information or to register, please email or call 204-957-7437.


The Manitoba Tourism Education College 

Great careers begin at MTEC! 
Register now for the next training programs beginning on September 23rd, 2019.

The Manitoba Tourism Education College (MTEC) is a recognized post-secondary institution that is registered with Manitoba Education and Training, Advanced Learning Division. The College offers 6, 7 and 8 week comprehensive training programs for needed positions in the hospitality and retail industries in Manitoba. 

All of the training is delivered in the classroom, with a portion of the Line Cook Training Program delivered in a commercial kitchen. Training focuses on the essential skills required to perform in all of the positions. Students not only gain the education and skill to perform these jobs, they will have gained practical experience through their work practicum.
  • NEW! Bartender/Food & Beverage Server - 7 Week Training Program
  • Front Desk Clerk - 6 Week Training Program
  • Retail Sales Associate - 6 Week Training Program
  • Housekeeping Room Attendant - 6 Week Training Program
  • Line Cook - 8 Week Training Program
  • Food & Beverage Server - 6 Week Training Program
Training Programs can be combined and students will graduate with training and experience in 2 or more occupations.
For more information on the Manitoba Tourism Education College training programs, visit our website at, email us at or call (204) 957-7437.  
3-Part Training Series for Event Coordinators & Planners
MTEC is now delivering the 3- Part Training Series for Event Coordinators & Planners over a weekend, instead of 3 Fridays.
Friday, September 20th, 6:00pm-9:30pm, Saturday, September 21st, 8:30am-4:30pm and Sunday, September 22nd from 8:30am-4:30pm.
This training series is perfect for those who are currently full time Event Planners, as well as those wanting to be Event Planners.  It is also very beneficial for people who perform this function as part of their job. 
For more information on the upcoming training dates, please click here, or contact Monique Couture at or call 204-957-7437.  
Shirley Tillett Scholarship Fund for Event Professionals  
There is also a scholarship fund that will cover half of the tuition fee. The Shirley Tillett Scholarship Fund for Event Professionals. Shirley Tillett, founder of Shirley Tillett and Associates (STA), successfully operated her event planning and training company for over 20 years. She also founded the Event Professionals of Manitoba Association (EPM).  
Please  click here  for more information. 
MTEC Job Board

Did you know that MTEC has a Job Board where you can advertise for employees at no cost?  
In the last three months alone, the job board was viewed over 16,000 times. 


Food Handler Certification  
August 7   |  9:00am-4:00pm  |    More Info  
COST: $85.00+GST  *Challenge Exam Available $55.00+GST

*Event Coordinator 101
August 15   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |    More Info

*Teambuilding and Conflict Resolution Skills 
August 19   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |   More Info

*Selling is For Everyone
August 20   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |   More Info 

*Courage, Confidence & Resilience 
August 22   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |   More Info 

*Assertiveness in the Workplace
August 27   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |   More Info 

Food Handler Certification  
August 28   |  9:00am-4:00pm  |    More Info 
COST: $85.00+GST  *Challenge Exam Available $55.00+GST

*Handling Difficult Situations
August 29   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |     More Info  
*Art of Communication
August 29   |  1:00pm-4:00pm  |    More Info 


*Presentation Skills-Getting Your Message Across with Confidence   
September 5   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |    More Info  

Food Handler Certification  
September 9   |  9:00am-4:00pm  |    More Info 
COST: $85.00+GST  *Challenge Exam Available $55.00+GST

*Generations in the Workplace
September 13   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |    More Info

*Manitoba Service Excellence: Training to Give Your Business the Competitive Edge 
September 16   |  9:00am-4:00pm  |    More Info

*The Math of Financial Statements 
September 18   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |    More Info

3-Part Training Series for Event Coordinators and Planners-Introduction, Overview and Administrative Skills
September 20   |  6:00pm-9:30pm  |    More Info  
COST: $180.00+GST    

*Professional Telephone Skills  
September 20   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |    More Info

3-Part Training Series for Event Coordinators and Planners-Event Coordination and Marketing
September 21   |  8:30am-4:30pm  |    More Info  - Saturday
COST: $180.00+GST   

Food Handler Certification  
September 21   |  9:00am-4:00pm  |    More Info 
COST: $85.00+GST  *Challenge Exam Available $55.00+GST
3-Part Training Series for Event Coordinators and Planners-Risk Management, Human Resources, Communication and Professionalism  - Sunday  
September 22   |  8:30am-4:30pm  |    More Info   
COST: $180.00+GST 

*Handling Difficult Situations-Supervisors & Managers  
September 26   |  9:00am-12:00pm  |    More Info 

*Complimentary Sessions

Contact MTEC at 204-957-7437 or email

All courses will be held at the MTEC Training Centre, 75 Scurfield Boulevard, Unit 3, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3Y 1P6.   **Free parking available!

"Great things happen to those who don't stop believing, trying, learning and being grateful."
Roy T. Bennet