Trainng Courses for CV Writing from Activia

Successful CV Writing

A 1-Day Training Course

Course Content

Intensive Half-Day Workshop for CV Writing

This fast-track workshop is specially constructed to provide delegates with the most effective skills in the shortest possible time.

Course Aims

This intensive half-day workshop will provide delegates with the information and guidance necessary to write a CV that makes an effective first impression and will significantly improve their chances of getting an interview.

Who Should Attend

Anyone who is looking for employment and wants to understand how to write an effective CV that will greatly enhance their prospects of being selected for interview.

Course Outline
This course is a 1-day training course structured into 8 modules.
Module 1
Introduction and Course Overview
Module 2
About CVs
Topics covered
  • What is a CV ?
  • Chronological CV
  • Functional (or Skills-Based) CV
  • Rules for Writing CVs
  • CV Dos and Donts
  • Module 3
    Preparing Your CV
    Module 4
    Writing your CV
    Topics covered
  • The Summary Page
  • Professional Experience
  • Qualifications
  • Interests and Additional Information
  • Module 5
    Proofing and Checking Your CV
    Topics covered
  • Overcoming Common CV Problems
  • Module 6
    The Cover Letter
    Topics covered
  • Why Write a Cover Letter ?
  • Cover Letter Contents
  • My Cover Letter
  • Module 7
    Adapting Your CV
    Module 8
    Your Personal Action Plan

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