Interview Techniques

The interview techniques workshop will assist participants in gaining competence and confidence in: preparation and research, interview formats and process, question styles, intent of questions and appropriate responses.
Activities will include:

  • Purpose of an interview
  • Interview Types…Screening interviews, panel interviews and behaviour descriptive interviews.
  • Interview Process… Interview preparation, strategies to research the company and job position, and the stages of an interview. Examples of typical interview questions and the type of information that interviewers are seeking. The importance of presentation style and effective communication skills. Follow-up letters are reviewed.
  • Coaching… Participants will receive guidance from the facilitator in how to answer/discuss difficult/negative situations in the form of a positive response.
  • Role-play and feedback…Participants have the opportunity to conduct mock interview role-plays in order to practice their newly learned skills. The participants who are sitting as observers provide peer feedback to the interviewee.

Please contact BGS Enterprises to register:, or call 780 425 6655

Saturday, May 5, 2018
9:30am - 4:30pm
Training Room