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Successful CV Writing & Job Interview Practice part-time classes in Edinburgh

These classes are aimed at Edinburgh’s international residents. If you have recently moved to Edinburgh and are looking for a new job or if you have lived here for years and are looking for a change in career, this course will help you prepare your CV and interview skills in English.

The classes are held once a week on Mondays from 10.00 - 12.00 or 18.00 - 20.00 over a period of 4 weeks.

Course Profile: Part-time morning or evening class

The course takes place in a small group with a maximum of 5 students, giving you plenty of opportunity to actively participate.

What to expect:

Focus on writing a successful CV in English:

  • what to include in a CV in the U.K.
  • avoiding common errors in CV writing
  • formatting and presentation
  • appropriate phrasing and vocabulary
  • writing efficiently and accurately in English
  • feedback on your personal CV


Focus on preparing for a job interview in English:

  • interview techniques
  • different types of interview questions
  • enhancing your pronunciation
  • mock interview practice with specific feedback


Corrective feedback

  • throughout the course from your teacher

Course Level

Suitable for:

Intermediate B1Advanced C1

Course Summary

  • Once a week for 4 weeks
  • 2 hours per week (course total = 8 hours)
  • Mondays 10.00 - 12.00 or 18.00 - 20.00
  • Maximum 5 students per group
  • Minimum age 18
  • Average age 28 - 55+

Course Outcomes

  • Produce a well-written and effective CV in English
  • Feel more confident to attend a job interview in English

Prices: Part-time morning or evening class

Course Day & time Course dates 2021 Price per course (GBP)
Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice Mondays
10.00 - 12.00
or
18.00 - 20.00
August: 3rd, 10th, 17th 24th
September: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
October: 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
November: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd
£120
Business & Work English Tuesdays 18.00 - 20.00 August: 4th, 11th, 18th 25th
September: 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
October: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
November: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th
£120
Effective Communication speaking & listening Wednesdays
10.00 - 12.00
or
18.00 - 20.00
August: 5th, 12th, 19th 26th
September: 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th
October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
November: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
£120
2 of the above courses in the same 4-week month block £220
3 of the above courses in the same 4-week month block £325

Course: Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice

Day & time: Mondays  / 10.00 ‑ 12.00 / or / 18.00 ‑ 20.00

Course dates 2021: August: 3rd, 10th, 17th 24th / September: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th / October: 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th / November: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd

Price per course (GBP): £120

Course: Business & Work English

Day & time: Tuesdays 18.00 ‑ 20.00

Course dates 2021: August: 4th, 11th, 18th 25th / September: 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th / October: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th / November: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th

Price per course (GBP): £120

Course: Effective Communication speaking & listening

Day & time: Wednesdays  / 10.00 ‑ 12.00 / or / 18.00 ‑ 20.00

Course dates 2021: August: 5th, 12th, 19th 26th / September: 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th / October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th / November: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th

Price per course (GBP): £120

Course: 2 of the above courses in the same 4-week month block

Day & time:

Course dates 2021:

Price per course (GBP): £220

Course: 3 of the above courses in the same 4-week month block

Day & time:

Course dates 2021:

Price per course (GBP): £325

Courses are held in monthly blocks, i.e. August, September, October, November

Price Includes

  • All teaching
  • Materials
  • Certificate of Attendance

Course Timetables: Part-time morning or evening class

Part-time English skills classes

Time From Time To Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10:00 12:00 Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice - Effective Communication speaking & listening - - -
18:00 20:00 Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice Business & Work English Effective Communication speaking & listening - - -

Monday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice

Tuesday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Business & Work English

Wednesday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

Effective Communication speaking & listening

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Effective Communication speaking & listening

Thursday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Friday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Saturday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Class times may be subject to change, please confirm at the time of booking

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