Resume Writing & Job Search Skills Online Course

Identify Your Purpose and Get The Job of Your Dreams

Resume Writing & Job Search Skills Online Course

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Identify Your Purpose and Get The Job of Your Dreams

Searching for a job can be intimidating. How do you know what job you’re best suited for? How do you build a winning résumé and cover letter? Where can you find job leads? How do you network without feeling nervous? What happens when you land an interview? And most importantly, where do you find help when you need it?

This course will give you the answers to all these questions, plus a plan to get you to a new job within a month. After completing this course, you’ll be more than ready to start your search for your perfect job.

Identifying your purpose for working and the skills required will help you determine the types of jobs you should apply for.

By the end of this Job Search Skills Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Define your objectives and purpose in your search for employment
  • Help you establish SMART goals in the job-hunting process
  • Assist you in developing a first-month plan of action for your job search
  • Craft an effective resume
  • Form an attractive cover letter
  • Develop your Resume and present a portfolio of your prior work
  • Learn networking skills in finding leads for jobs
  • Efficiently get interviews and thrive in the interview process

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% online and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Other Soft Skills Courses

If you’d like to improve yourself or your staff in a variety of ways, a personal development soft skills course through Courses For Success will help you achieve!

Please Note: We have included reviews from our Personal Success Program as we provide this free program with every course.

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Ready, Set, Go!

  • Identifying your values and purpose
  • Assessing your skills
  • Setting SMART goals
  • Building a resource system
  • A 30-day plan

Module Three - Building Your Resume

  • Basic resume formats
  • Dealing with awkward points
  • Checklist for success

Module Four - Polishing Your Resume

  • Creating an attractive package
  • About branding
  • Some extra touches
  • Checklist for success

Module Five - Writing a Cover Letter

  • Types of cover letters
  • Creating a template
  • Customising the template
  • Checklist for success

Module Six - Creating a Portfolio

  • When do I need a portfolio?
  • Types of portfolios
  • Essential elements
  • Checklist for success

Module Seven - Networking Skills

  • What is networking?
  • Getting a conversation started
  • But I'm so nervous!
  • Wrapping up and moving on

Module Eight - Skills for Success

  • Being organised
  • Becoming a punctual person
  • I can do this!
  • Important etiquette points

Module Nine - Where to Look?

  • The obvious places
  • The hidden job market
  • About cold calling
  • The power of networking

Module Ten - Understanding the Interview

  • Types of interviews
  • What to expect
  • About behavioral questions
  • About knowledge questions

Module Eleven - Interview Skills

  • Dressing for success
  • Answering questions
  • Asking questions
  • Following up

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Words from the Wise

  • LUCILLE BALL - One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself
  • ANATOLE FRANCE - To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream. Not only plan but also believe.
  • KENNETH HARTLEY BLANCHARD - The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

Customer Reviews

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31%
3 star
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Average rating 4 out of 5 stars

18 September 2019 07:57:08 AM

This first week gave me great ideas to organize my life to become more confident and successful.

17 September 2019 08:25:48 PM

I found this section of the course to be very useful as a continue it to study, this section gave me more of an understanding in goal setting and getting things done at work and at home through the various different strategies and acronyms used throughout the course and the detailed information presented to.

15 September 2019 05:46:33 PM

I enjoyed completing this.

15 September 2019 02:54:17 PM

It was a good refresher for me and gave me a few tips to improve my own workspace.

12 September 2019 03:47:49 PM

Excellent Course, thoroughly enjoyed it.

12 September 2019 02:21:35 PM

cool

9 September 2019 08:35:35 PM

Awesome course

9 September 2019 02:40:01 AM

I found the course very helpful and it was presented well. I enjoyed it very much

8 September 2019 09:15:59 PM

I found the course an eye opener, inspiring and I found that personal success is halted by fear. But fear is merely a story about the future that has not been told yet.

8 September 2019 02:01:29 PM

i finish my personal success,and about this course is very good they gave me alot of idea how to be success of supervisor.

7 September 2019 12:40:10 PM

The greatest course around

5 September 2019 03:59:51 AM

This course is a true resource to apply in any field. Persoanally or professionally, the organizational skills that I received help to improve the quality of my life regarding to the time and energy invested in each activity. It is an usefull tool to kkep in mind always.

4 September 2019 10:23:14 PM

I HIGHLY RECOMEND THIS COURSE TO EVERYONE THAT COME ACROSS IT. IT HELPS BRING YOU BACK ON FOCUS.

4 September 2019 10:15:50 PM

IT IS AN ESSENTIAL COURSE FOR EVERYONE TO SET YOU ON THE RIGHT TRACK.
I RECOMMEND IT FOR EVERYONE TO BRING YOU BACK TO FOCUS

4 September 2019 09:16:27 PM

My review is very good. I love this course to many things that I can learn to be a good supervisor and leadership

4 September 2019 05:21:01 PM

Course material was good - content was kept light, but relevant. made the course easy to manage

3 September 2019 04:27:33 PM

thankyou very much.

2 September 2019 07:36:45 AM

I think it was a very inspiring type of course. It helped me realize certain things that I do that are obvious obstacles once I think about it, but I'm rarely conscious of, especially the part of emotion-managing. Thank you!

28 August 2019 09:19:38 PM

Great course

27 August 2019 12:22:52 AM

I've found the content of this course useful for improving my organization skills

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About this Course

Identify Your Purpose and Get The Job of Your Dreams

Searching for a job can be intimidating. How do you know what job you’re best suited for? How do you build a winning résumé and cover letter? Where can you find job leads? How do you network without feeling nervous? What happens when you land an interview? And most importantly, where do you find help when you need it?

This course will give you the answers to all these questions, plus a plan to get you to a new job within a month. After completing this course, you’ll be more than ready to start your search for your perfect job.

Identifying your purpose for working and the skills required will help you determine the types of jobs you should apply for.

By the end of this Job Search Skills Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Define your objectives and purpose in your search for employment
  • Help you establish SMART goals in the job-hunting process
  • Assist you in developing a first-month plan of action for your job search
  • Craft an effective resume
  • Form an attractive cover letter
  • Develop your Resume and present a portfolio of your prior work
  • Learn networking skills in finding leads for jobs
  • Efficiently get interviews and thrive in the interview process

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% online and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Other Soft Skills Courses

If you’d like to improve yourself or your staff in a variety of ways, a personal development soft skills course through Courses For Success will help you achieve!

Please Note: We have included reviews from our Personal Success Program as we provide this free program with every course.

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Ready, Set, Go!

  • Identifying your values and purpose
  • Assessing your skills
  • Setting SMART goals
  • Building a resource system
  • A 30-day plan

Module Three - Building Your Resume

  • Basic resume formats
  • Dealing with awkward points
  • Checklist for success

Module Four - Polishing Your Resume

  • Creating an attractive package
  • About branding
  • Some extra touches
  • Checklist for success

Module Five - Writing a Cover Letter

  • Types of cover letters
  • Creating a template
  • Customising the template
  • Checklist for success

Module Six - Creating a Portfolio

  • When do I need a portfolio?
  • Types of portfolios
  • Essential elements
  • Checklist for success

Module Seven - Networking Skills

  • What is networking?
  • Getting a conversation started
  • But I'm so nervous!
  • Wrapping up and moving on

Module Eight - Skills for Success

  • Being organised
  • Becoming a punctual person
  • I can do this!
  • Important etiquette points

Module Nine - Where to Look?

  • The obvious places
  • The hidden job market
  • About cold calling
  • The power of networking

Module Ten - Understanding the Interview

  • Types of interviews
  • What to expect
  • About behavioral questions
  • About knowledge questions

Module Eleven - Interview Skills

  • Dressing for success
  • Answering questions
  • Asking questions
  • Following up

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Words from the Wise

  • LUCILLE BALL - One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself
  • ANATOLE FRANCE - To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream. Not only plan but also believe.
  • KENNETH HARTLEY BLANCHARD - The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

(3286)
Average rating 4 out of 5 stars
5 star
49%
4 star
31%
3 star
13%
2 star
5%
1 star
2%

18 September 2019 07:57:08 AM

This first week gave me great ideas to organize my life to become more confident and successful.

17 September 2019 08:25:48 PM

I found this section of the course to be very useful as a continue it to study, this section gave me more of an understanding in goal setting and getting things done at work and at home through the various different strategies and acronyms used throughout the course and the detailed information presented to.

15 September 2019 05:46:33 PM

I enjoyed completing this.

15 September 2019 02:54:17 PM

It was a good refresher for me and gave me a few tips to improve my own workspace.

12 September 2019 03:47:49 PM

Excellent Course, thoroughly enjoyed it.

12 September 2019 02:21:35 PM

cool

9 September 2019 08:35:35 PM

Awesome course

9 September 2019 02:40:01 AM

I found the course very helpful and it was presented well. I enjoyed it very much

8 September 2019 09:15:59 PM

I found the course an eye opener, inspiring and I found that personal success is halted by fear. But fear is merely a story about the future that has not been told yet.

8 September 2019 02:01:29 PM

i finish my personal success,and about this course is very good they gave me alot of idea how to be success of supervisor.

7 September 2019 12:40:10 PM

The greatest course around

5 September 2019 03:59:51 AM

This course is a true resource to apply in any field. Persoanally or professionally, the organizational skills that I received help to improve the quality of my life regarding to the time and energy invested in each activity. It is an usefull tool to kkep in mind always.

4 September 2019 10:23:14 PM

I HIGHLY RECOMEND THIS COURSE TO EVERYONE THAT COME ACROSS IT. IT HELPS BRING YOU BACK ON FOCUS.

4 September 2019 10:15:50 PM

IT IS AN ESSENTIAL COURSE FOR EVERYONE TO SET YOU ON THE RIGHT TRACK.
I RECOMMEND IT FOR EVERYONE TO BRING YOU BACK TO FOCUS

4 September 2019 09:16:27 PM

My review is very good. I love this course to many things that I can learn to be a good supervisor and leadership

4 September 2019 05:21:01 PM

Course material was good - content was kept light, but relevant. made the course easy to manage

3 September 2019 04:27:33 PM

thankyou very much.

2 September 2019 07:36:45 AM

I think it was a very inspiring type of course. It helped me realize certain things that I do that are obvious obstacles once I think about it, but I'm rarely conscious of, especially the part of emotion-managing. Thank you!

28 August 2019 09:19:38 PM

Great course

27 August 2019 12:22:52 AM

I've found the content of this course useful for improving my organization skills

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 020JSS
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Lifetime Course Access
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6-8 Hours
Assessments: Yes (multiple choice)
Qualification: Certificate

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