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Upcoming Events


March 2015

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What lies ahead for school leavers? Advising students on 18+ options (webinar)

02/03/2015 14:00 - 15:00

The growing diversity of choice facing 18 year old school leavers increases their (and their parents’/guardians’) need for detailed and impartial information, advice and guidance from their teachers and advisers.

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Embedding Social Media within Careers Education

06/03/2015 09:30 - 16:00

Advanced technologies of the 21st century are significantly impacting on the way the employment market is accessed. This requires young people to develop and utilise new skills including using social media to learn about and apply for training and job opportunities, and to plan and manage their careers. This lively interactive course has been designed to help careers teachers and advisers gain a better understanding of how social media can play an essential part in a relevant and up-to date careers programme. The course will help individuals and organisations address issues around the use of social media in education.

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Introduction to Neuro-Linguistic Programming (webinar)

09/03/2015 16:00 - 17:00

This introductory session will aim to answer some key questions: What is NLP is and how it is used? What are the issues around NLP; what is the debate around its use? What are the key considerations for people investigating using NLP? How can I find out more? How could it be used in career and personal development contexts? How do I get trained and make sure I get good quality training?

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South East Regional Meeting

16/03/2015 14:00 - 16:00

The CDI invites you to join the South East Regional Meeting at the Innovation Centre in Chatham, Kent. We are planning for the CDI meeting to include CPD around LMI, discussion around membership, sharing good practice as well as introducing colleagues to different agencies.

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Career Coaching Essentials

24/03/2015 09:30 - 16:30

We are delighted to inform members that well-known author, CDI member and career coach, John Lees has designed a new one-day training course, for the CDI. This interactive workshop will offer a range of insights into career decision making. The workshop is practical in focus, providing an introduction to a range of unique tools and approaches designed by John, many of which are featured in his books. This packed programme will provide a basis to help you deliver more effective career coaching programmes and includes a wealth of underpinning skills and knowledge. Feedback from September's training event:• "Superb! What a highly relevant and professional CPD event"; • "Some really good learning points raised by highly knowledgeable practitioners"; • "Impossible to pick a piece that was least useful".

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Student Conference and Exhibition

31/03/2015 09:30 - 16:00

"From Student to Registered Career Development Professional": This conference will be of interest, relevance and value to students undertaking any of the qualifications accepted for the UK Register of Career Development Professionals. Designed to highlight the latest developments in the sector, it is presented by a range of expert keynote speakers who are leaders in the field. The workshop sessions offer additional opportunities to learn more about working in the sector. Supported by a small exhibition of sector providers and suppliers, the conference is a great networking opportunity too. You will meet students from other courses and learn more about the support provided by the CDI to its members and Registrants.

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Student Conference and Exhibition

31 Mar 2015 09:30

From Student to Registered Career Development P...

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Supporting Youth Mental Health & Wellbeing

16 Apr 2015 09:30

Thursday 16 April 2015,  NCVO Centre, Lond...

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