Career Ahead

Course Description

This is a comprehensive course that will build confidence and help you develop a systematic approach to finding meaningful employment. During the course you will compile a portfolio which will contain useful tools such as your career action plans, templates for your CVs and covering letters, as well as your responses to quizzes and exercises, all of which will help you to achieve your employment goals.

The course is broken down into 6 bite-sized units with the following titles:

  • Choosing a Path
  • Gizza Job
  • Preparing for Success
  • Succeeding at Interviews
  • Starting Work
  • CVs and Covering Letters

On completion of this course learners will be able to:

  • Identify the most effective methods of finding work
  • Prepare for interviews in a way that will maximise your chances of success
  • List the dos and don’ts in terms of being interviewed
  • Produce an effective CV and adapt its style and content according to the requirements of each job
  • Create covering letters which are appropriate to the type of work you are applying fornd ensure all employees are familiar with them

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