Effective CV & Cover Letter Writing Skills

Access Duration - 365 Days
Awarded By  Accredited By "CPD & iAP"
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What Will I Learn?

Learn how to demonstrate that you should be chosen for the job to your employer by writing a perfect cv and cover letter
Learn to write a cv which will improve the probability of you being called for an interview
Learn to use a given template for preparing cvs to demonstrate your skills and experiences as well as qualifications
Gain knowledge on the type of information which should be presented in a cv
Gain an insight to the perspective of the employer
Learn tips on writing the perfect cv and cover letter


A decent CV and covering letter are of vital importance when it comes to getting a job, they are your chance to demonstrate to an employer that they should choose you. Writing a good CV and covering letter is a precise art, as on average your potential employer will only spend between 20-30 seconds looking at your CV. They see so many of them, which is why it is so important to get it right.

CV writing can be one of the toughest parts of a job application for many people. Knowing how to write a CV properly can really enhance your chances of being called for interview. We have a template available for the perfect online CV in this course. Use it to lay out your skills, qualifications and experience in a way that potential employers can truly get to grips with.

This Effective CV & Cover Letter Writing Skills course (USA Standards) will introduce learners to the process of creating a CV, give guidance on the suitable styles and layouts, identify how the information should be presented and give an insight into the employer’s perspective. The package includes CV writing tips and videos with CV and covering letter templates and with our practical, step-by-step approach it is easily absorbed.

This course includes Video tutorials that we filmed with best-selling career authors and owners of leading CV writing services, revealing the secrets to a job winning CV. To make it even easier for you – the course includes free downloadable CV templates, cover letter templates, and a list of powerful words and phrases proven to get your CV shortlisted.

Our online course is so well designed you will feel that you are in the classroom! This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to study efficiently and guide you to secure your qualification.

Please Note: This Course is Based on USA Standards.

Who is this course aimed at?

  • This course is suitable for anyone who is applying for jobs and would like to learn more about how they can make their CV more attractive to potential employers.
  • Access duration
  • Course Description
  • Entry requirements
  • Method of assessment
  • Certification
  • Progression and career path
You will have 12 Months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.
This online training course is comprehensive and is designed to cover the key topics listed under the curriculum. This course has been designed for 05 guided learning hours.
  • There are no specific entry requirements for this course
  • Basic understanding of English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course
  • Learners must be aged 16 or over to undertake this course
At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice question assessment test. This online multiple choice question test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
Successful candidates will be awarded certificates for Level 2 Certificate in Effective CV & Cover Letter Writing Skills.
This course will not directly qualify you for any specific job position in the corporate world. However, as CV and cover letter writing is the foremost step in a job seeking process, this course will help you in greatly impressing potential employers and to wave your way through to a rewarding job role in an industry of your choice.

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

1. Writing a Resume (CV)
Introduction to Resume (CV) Writing 00:23:00
Main Components of Resume (CV) 00:27:00
Layout and Formatting Resume 00:32:00
Resume (CV) to get your Job you want 00:35:00
Best Practice for Resume 00:40:00
Exercise File – Writing Resume (CV)
2. How to Write Effective Resume & Covering Letter
How to Write Effective Resume & Cover Letter 00:16:00
3. Design a Resume (CV)
Introduction to Resume 00:14:00
Design a Modern Resume 00:10:00
Design a Traditional Resume (CV) 00:16:00
Finishing the Resume (CV) 00:24:00
Exercise Files- Design a Resume (CV)
4. How to Communicate with Recruiters
Making Recruiter Come to You 00:26:00
CV Writing Templates
CV Writing Templates
Covering Letter Writing Templates
Cover Letter Writing Templates
Additional Study Materials
Additional Study Materials- CV Writing
Mock Exam
Mock Exam: Effective CV Writing – Online 00:40:00
Final Exam
Exam: Effective CV Writing – Online 00:40:00
Certificate Download Guide
Certificate Download Guide 00:03:00

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    Ainsley Blake

    November 09, 2017
    Cv writing Course. ****

    “I enjoy studying online. I really love Global Edulink. because it allows you to get the experience of education, and a sense of what it feels like to study completely different areas to what you might have studied, through courses totally different from what you studied. Apart from that, it has added great value to my CV. and i would like to Recommend anyone to this course.

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