This term’s Legal Professionals Master Classes will have a slightly different flavour from last year’s in that most of them will be delivered online, via webinar. We do, however, have some exciting new face to face events that are a joint venture between the PCC and Brunel Law Society.
Here’s the full list of events with the webinar links for you to sign up. The face to face events will take place in the Moot Court with further details to follow…
7th Oct – 10 to 11am PCC How to write a legal CV (webinar – all levels)
Please register for LAW: How to write a legal CV on Oct 2, 2013 1:00 PM BST at:
Where do you start when writing a legal CV? This workshop will show you what legal employers are looking for when you’re applying for roles in the legal profession. We’ll be talking through an example CV so you can see how it’s done.
14th Oct – 10 to 11am PCC How to write work experience/vacation scheme applications (webinar – all levels)
Please register for LAW: How to write work experience/vacation scheme applications on Oct 2, 2013 2:00 PM BST at:
If you’re writing applications for either work experience or vacation schemes then you’ll need to understand how to present your skills to legal employers. Join us on this webinar to find out more.
21st Oct – 10 to 11am PCC How to write job applications (webinar – Level 2 and 3)
Please register for LAW: How to write job applications on Oct 9, 2013 11:30 AM BST at:
Writing a good job application is essential in order to beat the competition when it comes to getting an interview. Learn the tricks of the trade in this webinar, which shows you how to write killer applications.
28th Oct – 10 to 11am PCC How to answer competency questions competently (webinar – all levels)
Please register for LAW: How to answer competency questions competently on Oct 23, 2013 1:00 PM BST at:
Competency questions appear throughout the recruitment process, in both application forms and interviews and answering them is a learnable skill. This webinar helps you to understand how these questions are structured and how you get maximum ‘points’ when answering them.
4th Nov – 10 to 11am PCC How to identify your legal niche (webinar – all levels)
Please register for LAW: How to identify your legal niche on Oct 30, 2013 2:00 PM GMT at:
Understanding more about the area of law you’d like to work in is a necessary part of the process of applying for jobs and will help you answer the notoriously tricky questions “Why law?”and “Why this firm?”.
11th Nov – 10 to 11am PCC How to identify alternative careers (webinar – all levels)
Please register for LAW: How to identify alternative careers on Nov 13, 2013 2:00 PM GMT at:
Not all law students want to become lawyers. There are many alternative careers you could pursue with a law degree. This webinar helps you to identify both careers where a law degree is useful as well as careers which do not require any specific degree.
20th Nov – 1 to 3pm PCC and BLS The Networking Game (live event – all levels – priority levels 2 and 3)
Learn how to network like a pro before the London Law Fair! This is a friendly, interactive
session that will help even the shyest of networkers learn how to relax and enjoy the
4th Dec – 1 to 3pm PCC and BLS Selling yourself at interview (live event – all levels)
You’ve done all the hard work in making your applications to get you to the interview stage,
so make sure you’re prepared both psychologically and physically. This session will also
teach you how to answer some of the most dreaded interview questions in style.