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Pre-employment Training – 18 hours (each course can be completed individually)

Give yourself the edge when it comes to finding employment.  Learn to how to apply for the job you really want and to confidently present yourself at your very best!

 

Writing letters

Optimum Course Duration: 3 hours

  • The purpose of a letter
  • How to set out a letter correctly
  • Proofreading and formal letter writing
  • Cancelling a service letter
  • Letters of complaint
  • Job application letters and corresponding by using E-mail

Be interviewed in a formal situation

 Optimum Course Duration: 3 hours
  • The interactive process – what is it?
  • Asking the right questions
  • Roles of participants
  • Interview styles – how to recognise them
  • Body language – is your body language correct?
  • Do’s and don’ts
  • How to get that job over all other applicants

 How to handle stress (based on Unit Standard 12355)

Optimum Course Duration: 3 hours

  • Identifying stress – what is it?
  • Stress triggers
  • Reducing stress
  • Techniques for reducing long term stress
  • Time management
  • A positive attitude – how it helps

Produce a winning CV (based on Unit Standard 504)

Optimum Course Duration: 3 hours

  • Preparation for creating your CV
  • Learn what employers want to see
  • Educational history
  • Employment history
  • Identifying transferable skills
  • Hobbies and interests
  • References and referees
  • What to include and, what not to include
  • Samples of CVs
  • Updating your CV

Contact us today for find out more on 0800 783 729