2019 Summer and Fall Classes

April 24, 2019


8 Live and Webinar Classes – May – Sept. 2019
Ten Steps to a Federal Job® Certification
April 24, 2019
Kathryn Troutman, Ten Steps Program Director


Kathryn Troutman, Charles Clark Instructors
Department of Labor and Licensing, State of Md. Feb. 2019

Ten Steps Certification at Pearl Harbor Aug. 2018


8,265 FEDERAL JOBS POSTED ON USAJOBS TODAY!

HELP YOUR CLIENTS WITH YOUR KNOWLEDGE FROM THE CFJST / CFCC TRAIN-THE-TRAINER COURSE!

NEW
Stars are Lined Up for Military Spouses, 2ND Ed. NEW book, curriculum, content, information! CRITICAL information for spouses!
STARS Webinar – FREE – REGISTER!
Three dates and times in April, 2019
By KATHRYN TROUTMAN, STARS BOOK AUTHOR
Mon, April 29, 12 noon to 12:45 PM ET
Tues., April 30, 9 am to 9:45 AM ET


Become a Certified Federal Job Search Trainer
and Certified Federal Career Coach!

Summer and Fall Programs and Dates


In-Person Classroom

Three days of intensive federal resume writing and job search coaching training with world-class instructors. These classes are open to the general public.

March 13 – 15, 2019 (Wed – Fri)
Loyola College Graduate Center, Columbia, MD

July 31, Aug 1 and 2, 2019 (Wed – Fri)
University of California San Diego
School of Global Policy and Strategy

Aug 5 – 7, 2019 (Mon – Wed)
Impact Hub Honolulu
1050 Queen St #100
Honolulu 96814

September 11 – 13, 2019 (Wed – Fri)
Loyola College Graduate Center, Columbia, MD


Live Webinars

Live webinars with Adobe Connect. We provide recordings if you miss a class!

Session 1: April 4 – May 17, 2019 (7 webinars each)
Session 1C: Thursdays, 9:00 am to 10:30 am ET starting 4/4/2019

Session 2: June 4 – July 19, 2019 (7 webinars each)
Session 2A: Tuesdays, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm ET starting 6/4/19
Session 2B: Wednesdays, 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm ET starting 6/5/2019
(No class July 4th)
Session 2C: Thursdays, 9:00 am to 10:30 am ET starting 6/6/2019

Session 3: August 20 – October 1, 2019 (7 webinars each)
Session 3A: Tuesdays, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm ET starting 8/20/2019
Session 3B: Wednesdays, 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm ET starting 8/21/2019
Session 3C: Thursdays, 9:00 am to 10:30 am ET starting 8/22/2019

Session 4: September 16 – November 31, 2019 (7 webinars each)
Session 4A: Mondays, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm ET starting 9/16/2019
Session 4B: Thursdays, 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm ET starting 9/19/2019


Hosted Programs

Bring our popular program to your Employment Readiness Center or office for three days of exciting onsite training. Saves travel costs for your staff and train your entire staff at one time. GSA Schedule price: $15,960 for 7 attendees minimum. Includes two trainers and all of the books for individual attendees! ADDITIONAL ATTENDEES: $1,915.00

Popular! Ten Steps Auditorium program option now offered as part of the package to introduce the Ten Steps to your entire base or organization.
More information? Complete our Training Request Form.


Certification Program Fees

New Certification: Government-Funded & Military-Funded:

  • Individual registration:
    $2,935 + $20 book shipping = $2,955
  • 2 attendees from the same office:
    $2,735 + $20 book shipping = $2,755
  • 3+ attendees from the same office:
    $2,535 + $20 book shipping = $2,555

Non-Profit, University, Private Practice, and Self-Pay:

  • Individual registration:
    $2,665 + $20 book shipping = $2,685
  • 2 attendees from the same office:
    $2,465 + $20 book shipping = $2,485
  • 3+ attendees from the same office:
    $2,265 + $20 book shipping = $2,285

Recertification:
(After three years, you must recertify to renew your License to teach Ten Steps to a Federal Job),

  • Individual registration:
    $1,940 + $20 book shipping = $1,960
  • 2 attendees from the same office:
    $1,840 + $20 book shipping = $1,860
  • 3+ attendees from the same office:
    $1,740 + $20 book shipping = $1,760


Ten Steps to a Federal Job® is the licensed curriculum that will take the jobseekers through the steps to land a federal job

New one-minute videos are part of the Ten Steps classes
now for each step – 11 videos!

View them on YouTube!

Step 1. Review the Federal Job Process. Learn about the OPM Classification Standards, GS Schedule and the various types of federal positions.

Step 2. Networking. Why this important and why it WORKS.

Step 3. Find Vacancy Announcements on USAJOBS. Teach your jobseekers how to find job announcements that could work for them.

Step 4. Find Keywords for your Federal Resume. This is CRITICAL for a successful federal resume.

Step 5. What are your Core Competencies? Learn how to add important core competencies into the resume.

Step 6. Writing the Outline Format Federal Resume. This is TODAY’s popular federal resume – upload format. Teach your clients the best and newest format for USAJOBS.

Step 7. Questionnaires, KSAs and Cover Letters. The questionnaire is a TEST. Get ready to coach your clients.

Step 8. Apply for Federal Jobs. Yes, applying for the federal job is challenging – online. Learn about the importance of documents and applying correctly.

Step 9. Track and Follow-up on your Applications. YES, your clients can find out what happened with their applications so they can improve the resume and questionnaire! This is GREAT!

Step 10. Interview for a Federal Job. This is another TEST. Help your clients prepare for the Behavior-Based Interview.

TIMING:

This curriculum can be taught in 2, 4, 6 or 8 hour workshops. The PPTs are flexible AND… now we have friendly and fun one-minute videos to introduce each step.

This curriculum is GREAT and what the attendees learn will improve their job search after the class!

Ten Steps to a Federal Job® is taught at more than 150 military bases worldwide.



Certification Training Benefits

The Ten Steps to a Federal Job® Certification Program is the ground-breaking training program that provides you with TWO industry-standard certifications: Certified Federal Job Search Trainer® (CFJST) and Certified Federal Career Coach® (CFCC). This program is the first and remains the only respected and valued credential in federal job search training.

  1. You will be licensed to teach the very popular federal employment curriculum, Ten Steps to a Federal Job®. This curriculum can be taught in 90 minutes, 3 hours, 6 hours, a full day, or two days
  2. You will be licensed to teach the new 60-minute MSP Spouse curriculum, The Stars are Lined Up for Military Spouses®.
  3. The license to teach Ten Steps is a three-year renewal license and certification and would be good until Sept. 30, 2021.
  4. 24 CEUS toward your Global Career Development Certification!

What Others Have Said…

“Very important insights to job searching, writing of resume, and understanding USAJOBS. Thanks.”
James Stewart, Military Transition Advisor & Instructor, USMC

“Fantastic course. Relevant. Well-presented and useful.”
Dena Hallman, Soldier & Family Assistance Program Manager, US Army

“I travelled halfway around the world and this training was worth it.”
Maria McIntosh, Work & Family Life Specialist, USN


Build Your Federal Career Library –
The latest Federal Resume Formats

With your registration, you will receive a full set of Kathryn’s latest federal career publications, which are used all over the world at government agencies and military bases. You will receive one copy of each of the following current publications PLUS 25 copies of the Jobseeker’s Guide 8th Edition.

  • Jobseeker’s Guide 8th Edition (July 2016)
  • The Stars are Lined Up for Military Spouses (July 2017)
  • Federal Resume Guidebook 6th Edition ( Feb 2016)
  • The New SES Application 2nd Edition (Jan 2016)
  • Creating Your First Resume (Jan 2016)
  • Student’s Federal Career Guide 2nd Edition – PDF copy

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PLEASE WRITE IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS:
Kathryn Troutman, Program Director,
kathryn@resume-place.com
Bobbi Rossiter, Ten Steps Program Manager
bobbi@resume-place.com
Zoey Troutman, Book Orders and Accounting
zoeytroutman@resume-place.com


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