#110 - 198 East Island Hwy, Parksville, BC V9P 2H3      Tel. 250.248.3205   Fax. 250.248.4154

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Resumes and Cover Letters

July 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Parts 1 and 2:

Learn how to create and organize a resume and cover letter so employers can understand your skills and qualifications. By the end of the session participants will be able to:

  • Identify the characteristics of a good resume
  • Identify the benefits and drawbacks of the 3 types of resumes
  • Identify the standard elements found in a resume
  • Write effective accomplishment statements
  • Identify cover letter uses, styles and formats
  • Identify employers stated and unstated needs from job ads
  • Identify the components of a cover letter
  • Write a powerful first opening sentence

This workshop also includes “what to do” and “what not to do” when writing and formatting resumes. No computer skills required.


Here’s what workshop participants had to say…

“Enjoyed continuing education.”

“Very, very helpful.”

“The instructor was very friendly and made me feel comfortable. I’m glad I attended.”

“Unbelievable! I was treated like a “king” today. I finished my resume and the help I received was over and above my expectations.”


July 2, 2019
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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The Career Centre
110-198 East Island Hwy
Parksville, BC V9P 2H3 Canada



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#110-198 East Island Hwy,
Parksville, BC V9P 2H3
Tel. 250.248.3205
Fax. 250.248.4154

Mon-Tues 8:30am-4:30pm
Wed 8:30am-6:30pm
Thurs-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm

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#110-198 East Island Hwy
Parksville, BC V9P 2H3
Tel. 250.248.3205
Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8:30am-4:30pm