Announcing Career Seminar for the Visually Challenged XRCVC- 13th 14th Sep
Xavier's Resource Centre for the Visually Challenged, St. Xavier's College
xrcvc at hotmail.com
Thu Aug 23 00:32:42 EDT 2007
The XRCVC announces a Career Seminar for Visually Challenged to be held on
13th and 14th Sep: Registrations open, last date 4th Sep
Employment- Expanding Reach
The Xaviers resource Centre for the Visually Challenged (XRCVC) set up
since the last four years, is a state of the art facility aimed at providing
holistic education to the visually challenged students of the college and
catering to the needs of other visually challenged persons.
The XRCVCs work on the issue of Employment and Employability has aimed at
training visually impaired persons with both the right skill sets and
attitudes as also equipping them with the necessary know how related to
diverse career opportunities, thus equipping them with them to make the most
suitable and appropriate career choices.
In order to meet this objective, The XRCVC is organizing a two day Career
Seminar on 13th and 14th Sep 07. The objectives of the seminar are
1.To give its participants an exposure to a wide range of career avenues-
management, information technology, law, the social sector, academics,
finance, health related services, media etc.
2.To use the two day seminar as a stepping stone for its participants in
their individual career planning process
Dates: 13th and 14th Sep 07
Time: 9.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
Themes to be covered during the Seminar
1.Careers A re-look at expanding horizons
2.Management careers- HR & Marketing
3.Computer & IT- Ms Shanti Raghvan
4.Health and Fitness
5.Social Sciences careers related to psychology, social work, Education,
8.Language and media related career
10.Planning for your career, how to begin? Taking the first step
The seminar is open for any visually challenged person. The XRCVC expects to
keep a total capacity of 30-35 participants for this seminar.
Enrollment will be done on a first cum first basis. All participants are
expected to submit a refundable deposit of Rs 150. The deposit will be
retuned at the end of day two on the participant having successfully
attended all sessions.
Participants interested in enrollment must contact Ms Neha Trivedi at the
XRCVC at 22623298 or 22620661-5 (Extn 366) or write into neha at xrcvc.org to
successfully complete the enrollment process. If you email please send
across your contact details for us to contact you
The last date for enrollment for the seminar is Tuesday, 4th Sep 07. So
make sure you contact us before that.
Dr. Sam Taraporevala
Xavier's Resource Centre for the Visually Challenged (XRCVC)
St. Xavier's College, 5 Mahapalika Marg
Mumbai - 400001
+91 22 22620661-5 (extn: 366)
+91 22 22623298 (direct)
+91 9967028769 (mobile)
xrcvc at hotmail.com
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