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LS~01 - Looking for Work

Duration: 6 hrs | Course Code: LS~01 | Cost From: R 495 ($35) per person

We all go through it at some time in our lives. Searching for a job can be intimidating.

  • How do you know what job you're best suited for?Job 1
  • How do you build a winning resume and covering 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?

This course will give you some of the answers to these questions, plus a plan to get you to a new job within the shortest possible time. 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.

The course is broken down into 3 separate Modules:

NOTE: These modules are also available individually for those not wishing to do all three.

  1. Starting your Job Search
  2. Creating your Curriculum Vitae (Resume)
  3. The Job Interview

Objectives

 

  • Define your objectives and purpose in your search for employment.
  • Help you establish SMART goals in the job-hunting process.
  • Assist you in developing a first month plan of action for your job search.
  • Craft an effective resume.
  • Form an attractive cover letter.
  • Develop and present a portfolio of your prior work.
  • Learn networking skills in finding leads for jobs.
  • Efficiently get interviews and thrive in the interview process.

 

Target Audience

Any person in the job market, including school leavers, employees looking to change jobs, and those unemployed

Learning Outcomes

To enable all persons to clearly focus on what job they are looking for and plan accordingly, to include:

  • Job searching
  • Preparation of CV and associated documentation
  • Preparation to attend Job Interview sessions in a professional manner

Scope & Requirements

The Learners must be able to read, write and speak English, have access to a computer in order to prepare documentation, and access to the Internet to attend this course and search for jobs.

Cost

R 495 per person
$ 35 per person for international students
Group discounts available on request
 

Note

All Material is subject to Copyright. A Certificate of Completion will be sent to those who complete the course.

Duration: 6 hrs
Course Code: LS~01

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Comet Training is a trading name for The Penny Ferry (Pty) Ltd, a limited liability company established in 1996. The Penny Ferry has been involved in hands-on training and e-learning for many years, specializing in the Marine, Environmental, Tourism, Industrial, Health and Technical markets. Through close associations with other organizations, Comet Training was established to better promote a suite of e-learning applications to the global markets.