The Optimum Career Coach will support you to produce a positive, professional CV that will inform companies of the experience and skills you have to offer. The session will focus on designing and tailoring a CV to suit your chosen career path drawing particular attention to the relevant skill set and profile required. The CV will be further developed in-house focusing on format, layout and use of language. The professionally developed CV will be made available in soft and hard copy for future tailoring and enhancement.

On completion of this Training Module participants will be able to:

  • Professionally prepare Curriculum Vitae reflecting all their skills and competencies gained through work and life experience in a marketable manner.
  • Speak about themselves at interviews confirming skills, abilities and experiences with reference to their CV.
  • Present a clear, concise and informative CV to potential employers.
  • Have access to their CV in hardcopy and softcopy.

"The training helped me gain the required skills to draft a professional CV and how to use Word correctly. It also helped me choose my future plans and career when designing it"

Leanne Evans

“Throughout our CV preparation and accompanying letters, we learned how to use key words e.g action verbs and the importance of creating an effective cover letter”

John ArmstrongKickstart Programme - Kildare Leader Partnership

"Brilliant course. It has provided me with a professional CV and more confidence to go out and get the job that I am looking for. "

Daniel Hilliard