Certification in Resume Writing

£99.00

Your resume is often the deciding factor when you apply for a position, it is the personal profile of your work and life experience that differentiates you from the crowd and tells your potential employer why you deserve the job.

Our Resume writing short course can help anyone at any stage of their career, whether you’re applying for your first job, changing industries or even applying for your first CEO position.

Your resume is often the deciding factor when you apply for a position, it is the personal profile of your work and life experience that differentiates you from the crowd and tells your potential employer why you deserve the job.

Our Resume writing short course can help anyone at any stage of their career, whether you’re applying for your first job, changing industries or even applying for your first CEO position.

Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required per course.

What’s Included?

Wiki_tick  Unlimited  lifetime access
Wiki_tick  Access anywhere, any time
Wiki_tick  Fast effective training, written and designed by industry experts
Wiki_tick  Track your progress with our Learning Management System
Wiki_tick  Unlimited support
Wiki_tick  Save money, time and travel costs
Wiki_tick  Learn at your own pace and leisure
Wiki_tick  Easier to retain knowledge and revise topics than traditional methods
Wiki_tick  Exam preparation quizzes, tests and mock exams to ensure that you are 100% ready

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Modules

Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required per course.

Section One: Resume Basics

An introduction to resume writing
What is a resume?
But why Prepare a Resume
But why Prepare a Resume continued
IMPACT is the Key
Beyond getting through the door
Solicited vs Unsolicited Resumes
Resume vs. Curriculum Vitae
Parts of a Resume
Other Possible Headings
Mix and Match
Getting Started
A Serious Self Assessment
Areas for Self Assessment
Understanding the Job
Sample Job Description
What to look for in a Job Description
Exercise of Studying the Job
Exercise on Studying the Job Conti…
Study the Company
Study the Company continued
How to use information about the C.
Exercise on studying the Company
Study Company Information

Section Two: A Closer Look At Resumes

Writing down each Section
Parts of a Resume
Contact Information
Career Objective
Examples of Career Objective
What Objective Section can accomplish
Create your Career Objectives
Education
Education continued
Professional Experience
What if you have no work experience
Professional Experience
Examples of Power Words
Organisations and Affiliations
Skills
Tips for Organisation Section
Seminars and Training
References

Section Three: The Format That Fits You Best

Strategic resume formatting
Chronological Resume Format
Excerpt from Chronological Resume
Pros of Chronological Resume
Functional Resume Format
Excerpt from Functional Resume
Pros of Functional Resumes
Cons of a Functional Resume
Best of both worlds
Transferable Skills
Communication
Research and Planning
Human Relations
Management
Identify Transferable Skills

Section Four: The Final Touches

Sending out your Resume
Stick to formal
Printing your Resume
Cover Letters
Format of a Cover Letters
Recommended Content for Cover Letters
Tips for Writing Cover Letters
Submitting Resumes Online

System Requirements

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 (We recommend Google Chrome)