COURSE

Interviewing and Hiring Techniques Course

CFT Credits: 0.25

The workforce today is made up of more diverse groups than ever before.  With so many applicants to choose from, hiring managers are challenged to select the best people for their job openings.  Interviewing & Hiring Techniques will provide tips on evaluating cover letters and resumes as well as pointers for conducting the all-important interview (see complete description below).

Click Here for Course Description and Audience

The workforce today is made up of more diverse groups than ever before.  With so many applicants to choose from, hiring managers are challenged to select the best people for their job openings.  Interviewing & Hiring Techniques will provide tips on evaluating cover letters and resumes as well as pointers for conducting the all-important interview.  Other hiring considerations, such as testing and reference checking, are also covered.  Perhaps as important as learning about these steps, is understanding the changes that shape today’s workplace.  Accommodating diversity and using email and the Internet to accept and respond to electronic applications are some of the topics covered in this course.

Topics include:

What are you Looking For?
The Legal Side of Hiring
Reviewing Resumes and Applications
Interviewing Effectively
Testing
Conducting Reference Checks
Decision Making and Offers

Audience:  Anyone involved in the hiring process

Click Here for Diploma and Certificate Applications

Diploma and Certificate Applications:

Click Here for Delivery Option Descriptions

Online Course Format

Your course will be facilitated by an instructor who will guide you through each lesson and is available to answer questions and provide feedback on your assignments. Each week, you will locate your assignment in your online classroom. The assignment will include:

• reading assigned chapter(s) in your textbook
• and one or more of the following: completing a short assignment and either forwarding the assignment electronically to your instructor, posting it on the electronic class Discussion Board, and completing a self-check.

The semester length courses will have a mid-term examination and a final examination. These examinations and quizzes will be administered electronically over the Internet. Your overall grade for the class will be based on your performance on the weekly assignments, mid-term examinations and the final examination.

Guided Self Study Format

Guided Self-Study Courses offered by the Center for Financial Training are student-friendly, college level courses that allow you to take control of your busy schedule. You will study on your own, however you will have a qualified instructor only a telephone call or e-mail away. Upon registering for a class, you will be mailed a textbook, a syllabus outlining your course, and your first open-book quiz. You will have four months (certain classes allow less than four months) from the starting date to complete your class. The starting date is three business days from the date books and related materials are mailed to you. An advisor at the CFT office will keep in touch with you to provide additional assistance to help keep you on schedule. Your exams (two per class) will be proctored by an officer or manager at your financial institution. Upon satisfactory completion of your class, you will, within days, receive your grade and the appropriate credits for the class, which are the same as though you had earned them by taking the course in a classroom or online.

Classroom Format

Evening classroom courses meet once each week for a total of 1 to 15 weeks depending on the topic. These courses are taught by qualified instructors with real-life experience from the financial services, legal, and academia sectors. Our faculty is comprised of credentialed professionals with a broad range of subject matter expertise who always present interactive and dynamic classroom experiences. They have significant experience in the field they are teaching, and most have advanced degrees. CFT faculty members are dedicated to helping students achieve their educational goals and actively serve as mentors for those seeking degree status.

Features and Benefits of CFT Live Evening Classroom Courses:

  • Discussion and dialogue are “face to face”
  • Student questions are answered immediately
  • Students learn first-hand about the on-the-job experiences of their classmates
  • Instructor assistance is always available – during class & after hours
  • Interactive “live” classroom environment
  • Students form peer groups that last a lifetime

In-House Format

Virtually any course or seminar that CFT offers can be brought onsite and taught to your employees at the most convenient time for your company. You can also purchase CFT curriculum and teach the course in-house with an internal instructor.

Register Here!

Choose the delivery option that best suits your needs.  Tuition includes textbook (if applicable).
Live Class times are local time. You can choose to pay by credit card or invoice when you register.

Start DateStart TimeEnd DateEnd TimeOption/LocationInstructorTuition
AnySelf-StudyFaculty$425.00Register
AnyIn-HouseRequest