Resume Writing, Job Application & Interview Skills


McMillan Staff Development (McMillan) is a Registered Training Organisation delivering nationally recognised qualifications and custom workshops.

This course will raise participants’ awareness of how to secure a job Interview and importantly, do well!

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  • Workplace
  • Online
  • 90 Minute
  • Half Day

Resources All Provided

  • Workbooks
  • PowerPoint Slides
  • Assessments



All sessions are highly practical and interactive. McMillan will focus on real situations as much as possible and relevant case studies where this is not the case.  This program is a pragmatic program with opportunity for the participants to practice and apply the content and skills.

The course covers:

  • Resume writing and formatting

  • Responding to selection criteria

  • Writing application and cover letters

  • Job interviews

In addition to delivery of training  McMillan can offer individual career coaching sessions for students.  These sessions will be provided on an ‘as requested’ basis and are not a mandatory component of the training program.

Please note that this can be delivered online.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Choosing the right layout and format for a resume, highlighting accomplishments and choosing the right words

  • Understanding the ILS framework

  • Responding using examples and linking to the requirements

  • The STAR principle

  • Structures and formats of application and cover letters, choosing the right words

  • Preparing for interviews

  • Types of interviews and interview questions

  • Responding to interview questions

  • Managing nervousness

  • Practicing for interviews

Workshop Benefits

Our straightforward approach is specifically tailored to our clients’ unique needs. We offer practical solutions that will improve the dynamics and enhance the productivity of your business.​

  • The workshop will be contexualised to your workplace;

  • Training personnel are highly qualified and experienced;

  • We provide you with the best support and encouragement;

  • Training can be delivered on site at your workplace;

  • Training resources are of the highest standard;

  • We are flexible to take into account your requirements.

We aim is to assist and support our clients in a safe, non-threatening environment to achieve their business goals. We always strive to be flexible and make decisions quickly to support the client’s changing needs.

More Information

For Workplace Groups​

  • Anybody currently applying for a job, or anticipating applying for one in the near future.

We offer;

  • 90 minute sessions
  • Half day sessions

Inclusions & Investment

McMillan will provide you with a highly experienced trainer who will spend time during an initial consultation to gain an understanding of training requirements for the participants and the desired learning outcomes. From there we will contextualise the workshop to meet the outcomes required. Our trainers will develop all learning resources required to complete the session.

Our trainers will develop all learning resources required to complete the session. On the conclusion of the workshop, evaluation forms will be distributed to all participants for completion. From the information gathered, we will compile an evaluation report which is forwarded on to the course organiser.

Our fee structure is highly affordable.

90 Minute Session is $125.00 per person, plus GST

Half Day Workshop is $250.00 per person, plus GST.

Our workbooks are printed in full colour and are wire bound and cost $25 + GST per person. 

Please check out our bundled specials as you can save up to 20% of the total cost.