Pre-Placement Professional Development Program

The professional development sessions are conducted throughout your first and second year of study. Each session is tailored to prepare, motivate and equip you with career-ready skills, before your placement begins. Below are the professional development sessions you will be attending.

2018 Professional Development Dates coming soon

Example of the types of sessions that will be ran
First Year
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Career Planning    
Articulating your skills    
Articulating your attributes    
Applications and Resume writing    
First Draft Resume Due    
Applications, Cover Letters, and Key Selection Criteria    
Job Search Skills    
Draft Application Due    
Final Application Due    
Introduction to Interview - part 1    
Introduction to Interview - part 2    
Interview Preparation Coping with nerves    
Mock Interviews    
Mock Interview - Debrief    
Example of the types of sessions that will be ran
Second Year
Session TitleDateGippslandBallarat
Reflection and Assessment   
Host Organisation Day   
Public Speaking and Presentation Skills   
Elevator Pitch