Who could have predicted that the sum total of all knowledge in the world would be accessible through a tiny device that we all keep in our pockets? Even fewer could’ve predicted that we only seem to use it to watch cute kitty videos. Totally worth it. Your cellphone is so much more than just a way to stay connected. Your contacts, diary dates, and business notes are inside. Not to mention medical records, fastest run times, pictures of everyone and everything you’ve ever met! You’ve simply got to keep it safe. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to: • Understand why keeping your phone safe is so important • Identify the potential consequences of losing your work mobile • Use practical methods to minimize the risk of theft, loss, and damage Why take this course? Whether it’s a personal or work mobile, lose it, and you’ve lost a lot of data. Some of this data may be clawed back, depending on how carefully you’ve been managing it. But if personal or confidential information falls into the wrong hands, that could cause trouble. This course is designed to help make sure that your cellphone is in safe hands. 10 mins | SCORM | Workbook
Most frequent questions and answers
Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.