Making Applications & Interview Skills

East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House), St Mary's House, St Leonard's Road
Admin Contact
Corporate Training Mail Box (
Target Audience
All users
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
Practical Skills and Self Development
Course description

To approach competency based interviews with confidence and to be able to write an effective supporting/personal statement.


Training objectives

All staff

Learning outcomes

  • to understand the real purpose of interviews

  • to refresh your knowledge of the unwritten rules of interviews

  • to understand the most commonly tested competencies and develop successful ways of demonstrating these competencies

  • to understand the value of a well written supporting/personal statement

  • to be able to evaluate a supporting/personal statement from a hiring manager’s perspective

  • to develop best practice techniques in writing your supporting/personal statement

I found this course very different than I expected, I found it very positive and uplifting, the trainer was very knowledgeable and kept everyone interested, a course worth attending as I felt I gained a lot from it.

Trainer gave a strong delivery. Content was relevant and provided a good insight. I have not yet needed to use the information

Feedback from recent delegates


Additional Information

Please note:

Parking around St. Mary's House is scarce due to limited parking.

Corporate Training offer a selection of teas/coffees, hot chocolate and biscuits.

Start Date
Thursday 3 October 2019
End Date
Thursday 3 October 2019
Closing Date
Wednesday 2 October 2019
09:30 - 16:30
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