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Effective Interviewing Skills, learn how to interview well, 2 days

Delivered at your office or a training centre, in groups or 1-2-1

How to interview well? It’s one of the most-valued HR skills, and in this one-day course you’ll discover practical interview techniques and refine more effective interviewing skills to really get to know candidates. Choosing the right person for your organisation is a big responsibility, and this popular HE course will give you the expertise to make the most of the interview process every time. From compliance and competency models, through to avoiding the halo and horns effect, it’s a comprehensive foundation in interview theory and technique to help you make the right choice time after time.

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Key features

  • Live instructor-led course with 12 hours of training
  • Session runs from 9.30–5pm with normal breaks included
  • Fully certified trainer
  • Get key skills and practical knowledge
  • This course is available for delivery at your office, 1-2-1 and groups – contact us
  • Course materials included
  • Recognised course certificate

What will I learn?

Lesson 1

• Competence in design and implementation of an attraction and selection process
• Guidelines to ensure your interview process is legally compliant
• The skills to refine your job profiles to enable more targeted searches
• An understanding of a competency model to avoid poor selection

Lesson 2

• Clearly define required competencies
• Use person specifications
• Make short lists work for you

Lesson 3

The selection interview
• Use a structure to balance emotional reaction

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• Build a relaxed atmosphere to improve communication
• Acquire different selection techniques for different roles

Lesson 4

Effective communication skills
• Questioning techniques
• Active listening
• Non-verbal communication

Lesson 5

Getting it right
• Learn from other’s mistakes
• Current legislation
• Avoid the ‘halo’ and ‘horns’ effect


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