PDS284 Powerful Interviewing and Selection Techniques


Program Description/Overview

As a result of this course, participants will learn how to determine the skills and competencies most needed  in a position, effectively interview for those attributes, and select the most qualified candidate that fits in their organization. Participants will also learn the simple way to stay within legal guidelines for interviewing.

Course Materials

Electronic MaterialsAll course materials will be provided electronically. Registered students will receive access instructions in their enrollment reminder emails prior to class.


Key Topics:

  • Determining the hiring process
  • Setting up the interview team for success
  • How to create a legal, job-relevant interview
  • Determining cultural fit
  • Effective selection and hiring processes


  • Tools and skills for understanding what is needed in a candidate
  • Experience in developing a job specific behavioral interview
  • Ability to effectively and legally interview candidates 
  • Format to compare candidates to make the final hiring decision
  • Experience in designing and conducting a behavior-based interview

Who Should Attend:

  • Supervisors
  • Managers
  • Aspirants to supervisory management

Advisory Board

Course curriculum is developed in consultation with our Professional Development Advisory Board of subject matter experts, faculty, and industry practitioners. Click here to view the members of our Professional Development Advisory Board.


For Program and Registration Questions:
Please call the Registration Center at 704-687-8900 or 1-877-741-0134 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or email CEregistration@uncc.edu.

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