Ace your Video Interview

Learn how to ace your video-based interview with best practices and mock interview exercises.


31 online lessons

2 practice exercises


Digital certificate

2 hours of learning

Course Outcomes

  • Know what hiring managers are looking for and how to answer common questions
  • Optimize your answers to competency questions through storytelling
  • Build authentic relationships with hiring managers with effective verbal and non-verbal communication
  • Enhance your answers to unexpected questions with proven methodologies
  • Easily identify areas for improvement via mock video interview exercises with instant feedback
  • Increase your confidence in your ability to land your next job
  • Be prepared for your online interview and increase your chance of success

Be fully prepared for your interview

The way we interview for jobs is changing. Many interviews are now conducted over video which requires a unique set of skills compared to in-person interviews.

The difference between successfully landing your next job or not could come down to how well you connect with hiring managers and how effectively you can show your capabilities online.

This self-paced, online course is here to help you excel and present your best self. We’ll guide you through with inside tips, videos, examples, and real questions that have been asked at top companies. You’ll learn what hiring managers are looking for, how to set up your tech for maximum impact online, and how to answer tough questions.

Be fully prepared for your interview

Practice makes perfect

Practice anytime, anywhere for your interview and increase your chances of success. The practice exercises mimic video-conferencing tools such as Zoom and Teams, with real-life interview questions and automated feedback.

Practice answering both competency-based and company-specific questions in the mock interview. Receive feedback on how the managers are likely to have perceived you and self-evaluate your performance with video playback.

This Video Interview course will improve your confidence and allow you to become more comfortable with video-based interviews through virtual interview exercises.

To make sure you're thoroughly prepared, you can practice in the exercises as many times as you like.

The easiest route to job interview success

People learn best through experience and by combining online learning with practice exercises, you'll be able to quickly improve your skills and confidence.

Course Content

1. Welcome and overview
Overview of the exercises and course. We explain how the exercises work and help you improve your interview skills by answering questions in a realistic environment.
2. Interview basics
Essential topics to understand before an interview, including the purpose of it, reasons people don’t perform well, how to structure your answers, and dealing with interview nerves.
3. Competency-based questions
Competency questions are almost certain to be asked during your interview. Learn how to prepare for and answer the most common questions.
4. Set-up and tech
How to set up your camera, lighting, and microphone to get the most out of your interviews. Testing your equipment to make sure everything works.
5. Interview presence and confidence
The importance of eye contact and body language in a virtual interview, as well as hand gestures, ways to use your voice, and attire.
6. About the company
This section gives you a chance to practice answering real company interview questions in an immersive exercise. Questions are taken from Google, Facebook, DreamWorks, and more.
7. Additional information
Additional information you might need for the interview, including details of what not to do, a list of questions they cannot ask you, and preparation the day before the interview.
8. Follow up after the interview
There is still work to do once the interview is over. Understand how to write and send thank-you notes to your interviewers, as well as what to do when you don’t manage to get the job.

Practice exercises

Practice your new skills and techniques with interactive exercises. Accessible straight from your internet browser - no additional downloads required. Practice in these exercises as often as you like.

Company-specific questions
Competency-based questions

Features in the practice exercises

Improve faster and practice what you learn with these features.

Frequently Asked Questions

1How do I access the online classes and practice exercises?

You can access the classes through the VirtualSpeech website, on any standard web browser such as Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.

The practice exercises can be completed online or in virtual reality (if you have a VR headset).

2When do I get access to the training?

When you enroll in the course, you'll get 24/7 access to the course (including tutorial videos, case studies, practice exercises, VR, and more) through the VirtualSpeech website and in VR.

3What equipment do I need for the practice exercises?

Both the online classes and exercises run in your browser, no additional software or download is required.

If you have a VR headset, you can also access the practice exercises in VR. Here's a list of our recommended VR headsets.

The online exercises have been tested across multiple browsers and run smoothly on Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Edge.

4How can I pay?

We accept payment via Credit Card, Debit Card or PayPal directly through the VirtualSpeech site. If you'd like to pay with an Invoice or using another payment method, please contact us.

5Can I buy this course for multiple people / my team?

Yes you can. After pressing the 'Buy Now' button on this page, select the number of users (maximum is 25).

After the payment, you'll be made course admin and can add users to the course from the admin dashboard.

6Can I get a certificate when I complete this course?

Yes, when you've completed this course, we'll send you a Certificate of Achievement, which you can share in the Certifications section of your LinkedIn profile, on printed resumes, CVs, or other documents.

7What is the refund policy?

If the course does not meet your expectations, you can get a full refund within 7 days of purchasing the course.