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Course Title: Resume Writing


Course Description: This workshop is designed for potential applicants for Federal jobs. Topics will include: techniques on writing effective resumes, addressing job qualification requirements, appropriately defining previous employment, providing relevant details, avoiding over/under-inflation of experience, outlining key attributes, and options unique to veteran’s (optional). The workshop will include lecture style training and provide hands-on learning exercises. After completion of the workshop, participants will be able to effectively improve or create a professional resume for consideration in Federal employment. The workshop can be delivered in-person or via webinar format.

Location: The workshop can be delivered in-person or via webinar format.

Schedule: Workshop scheduled on an as-needed basis; 2 hours

Estimated Time to Complete Course: 2 hours

Registration: For registration information, contact Colleen Farrell, (215) 861-3016,

Agency/Vendor Sponsor: OPM

Course Content Contact: Colleen Farrell, (215) 861-3016,

Cost: $1,615 plus travel

Method: Classroom

HR Technical Competencies: Human Resource Development; Staffing

General Competencies: Writing

Leadership Competencies:

Roles:  Technical Specialist Technical Specialist

Proficiency Level: Basic

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