• Unconscious Bias Interview Skills Training

Unconscious Bias Interview Skills Workshops

This Interview Skills Workshops is ideal for those new to a recruitment role and Manager / Hiring Managers. It will help participants develop their interviewing skills to select the right person. They will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to prepare for interviews, determine the right questions to ask and to analyse a candidate’s answers.

Participants work through real-life recruitment scenarios from your own recruitment processes. During this program, participants are given the opportunity to practise newly acquired skills through group activities, mock interviews, real interview preparation exercises, and develop behavioural-based interview guides.   Workshop topics addressed include:

  • Different interview styles
  • Legislation and relevant legal considerations
  • Unconscious Bias, Stereotyping and irrelevance.
  • Role profiling and analysis
  • Assessing candidate suitability
  • Developing and using interview guides (sample behavioural interview questions and sample interview guide are provided)
  • Body language
  • Developing and using behavioural-based interview questions
  • Apply techniques for use in controlling the interview. (Tips and Secrets)


At the conclusion of this workshop your managers, team leaders, and supervisors will:

  • Understand the different types of interviews
  • Understand what makes a successful interview
  • Understand the most common interview mistakes
  • Understand how to prepare and ask behaviour based questions
  • Understand the legal obligations of the interviewer
  • Understand the basics of how to avoid the negative impacts of Unconscious Bias
  • Identify steps to take when preparing for an interview
  • Demonstrate how to develop an appropriate role profile prior to interview
  • Demonstrate the skills required to prepare, structure and lead an effective interview
  • Have the tools to evaluate their own performance to continuously improve their interviewing skills
  • Be able to manage their interview processes from end to end.


  • Short Program – 1.5 to 2.0 Hours of delivery
  • Long Program – 3.0 to 3.5 Hours of delivery