Ultimate Resume Building

25 Hours / 12 Months / Self-Paced

Course Overview:

This course is designed to prepare students how to prepare a professional resume. The course outlines important information regarding the importance of resumes, structure, and tips and tricks of word processor when developing resumes. This course will teach students how to build a strong resume, which is imperative in today's competitive job market.

This course uses Microsoft Word in the Word Processor Tips and Tricks section.   It is recommended that the student have Microsoft Word in order to follow along but not required.

Course Outline:

Module 1: What Is A Resume
  • Course Introduction
  • What Is A Resume
  • When Or Why Do You Need A Resume
  • Plan Then Do
  • Objective
  • Skills And Accomplishments
  • Backing It Up
  • Types Of Resume
  • Structure
  • Collecting Information- Part 1
  • Collecting Information- Part 2
  • Expanding And Expounding
  • Putting It On Paper
Module 2: Tips And Tricks
  • 2.1 Word Processor Tips And Tricks - Part 1
  • 2.2 Word Processor Tips And Tricks- Part 2
  • 2.3 Word Processor Tips And Tricks - Part 3
  • 2.4 Word Processor Tips And Tricks- Part 4
  • 2.5 Word Processor Tips And Tricks - Part 5
  • 2.6 Word Processor Tips And Tricks- Part 6
  • 2.7 Word Processor Tips And Tricks - Part 7
  • 2.8 Word Processor Tips And Tricks- Part 8
  • 2.9 Word Processor Tips And Tricks - Part 9
  • 2.10 Word Processor Tips And Tricks- Part 10
  • 2.11 Word Processor Tips And Tricks - Part 11
  • 2.12 Word Processor Tips And Tricks- Part 12

All necessary materials are included.


System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.
Hardware Requirements:
  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
Operating System Requirements:
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.
Web Browser Requirements:
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.
Software Requirements:
  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.
Web Browser Settings:
  • Accept Cookies
  • Disable Pop-up Blocker.


** Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated. Software is not included with the purchase of the course, unless otherwise specified. Students are responsible for the purchase and installation of the necessary course software. **