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The Job Seeker's Toolkit

Career Exploration and Job Seeking Skills Online Course for Individuals Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

The Job Seeker's Toolkit is an accessible, self-paced, and free online training course that helps visually impaired job seekers and students develop career exploration and job seeking skills. The course covers self-awareness, career exploration tools and resources, the preliminary employment process, the interview, and maintaining employment.

If you have taken the Job Seeker's Toolkit course, please take a moment to tell us what you think by completing this short survey.

The Job Seeker's Toolkit also allows professionals to follow their students' progress and provide feedback. Professionals and families can easily register for a code when signing up as a teacher or professional on CareerConnect. A short code will be sent via e-mail once registration is completed. Students can include this code in their profile when they register for CareerConnect. The code will allow students to send associated professionals their completed assignments with the check of a box. Use it with your students or clients today!

If you are a professional using the toolkit, tell us what you think by completing this survey.

Registered users can log in to CareerConnect to access the Job Seeker's Toolkit by using their regular username and password. Once logged in, check the "I want to take the Job Seeker's Toolkit" box to access the online course.

New users can sign up for free by registering for CareerConnect and selecting to take the free course.

Explore the Job Seeker's Toolkit

The Job Seeker's Toolkit offers:

  • Great tips & advice
  • Useful employment tools
  • Easy navigation
  • Capability for professionals to follow students' progress and provide feedback on assignments

Explore the Job Seeker's Toolkit here by logging in with your regular CareerConnect username and password.

Contact CareerConnect for more information or questions about the Job Seeker's Toolkit at careerconnect@afb.net. Please allow 72 hours for a response.

The Job Seeker's Toolkit was developed through the generosity of the Marriott Foundation.

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