Course overview

Job Search Skills

What You'll Learn

Course Description

Searching for a job can be intimidating. How do you know what job you’re best suited for? How do you build a winning resume 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?

What's Included

  • 12 Interactive Modules
  • Step by Step Instruction
  • Downloadable Activities
  • Case Studies
  • End of Module Review Questions
  • 100% Online
  • Duration 1.5 hours
  • Certificate of Completion

Skill Development

The Job Search Skills 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 the purpose for working and the assessment of skills can help determine the types of jobs your participants should apply for.

Modules Course Syllabus

Module 1: Course Objectives
Module 2: Ready, Set, Go! Identifying Your Values and Purpose
Module 3: Building Your Resume
Module 4: Polishing Your Resume
Module 5: Writing a Cover Letter
Module 6: Creating a Portfolio
Module 7: Networking Skills
Module 8: Skills for Success
Module 9: Where to Look? 
Module 10: Understanding the Interview
Module 11: Interview Skills
Module 12: Wrapping Up

Learn on the Go!

This is a self-paced eLearning course designed by subject matter experts in conjunction with Dr. Shirley Sims. Study on your own schedule, anytime, on your desktop or mobile device.