16/01/2018

CDI Certificate in Careers Leadership - Birmingham

As the professional body for the career development sector the CDI is delighted to offer the CDI Certificate in Careers Leadership which provides essential training for people who are either new to the career leadership role or who have many years of experience and would like to have accreditation for their work.

18/01/2018

Master Class 1: Transforming the Careers Guidance Interview – An Effective Integrated Counselling Approach (Birmingham and Manchester)

Our new Master Class series offers intensive three hour, small group, practical sessions on a range of topics and themes designed to develop and enhance your guidance skills. The first Master Class, led by Helen Steele, will focus on how you can transform your guidance practice by taking a counselling skills approach. Do we truly strive to work with the emotional content of what our clients are telling us (both verbally and non-verbally)? This workshop will help you take your guidance and counselling skills to the next level.

18/01/2018

Master Class 2: Achieving a Breakthrough with the “Stuck Client” - The Art of Effective Challenging (Birmingham and Manchester)

Our new Master Class series offers intensive three hour, small group, practical sessions on a range of topics and themes designed to develop and enhance your guidance skills. The second Master Class, led by Helen Steele, will focus on a major guidance skill: challenging and helping clients who are stuck. Why is challenging so hard to do and do we all too often avoid it as careers advisers? Do you work with people who seem unable to move on, have unrealistic career ideas, never implement action plans and seem to go round in circles? This Master Class will help you to hone your skills in this important area.

23/01/2018

The Quality in Careers Standard – The Benefits For Your School, Careers Department and Students (Free Webinar)

A growing number of institutions already either hold, or are working towards, the single national careers education, information, advice and guidance (CEIAG) quality award – the Quality in Careers Standard. The Standard is relevant to all parts of the UK, but there has been a spike in interest, particularly in England since the publication of government recommendations that all schools should work towards the Quality in Careers Standard (DfE Statutory Guidance; updated April 2017). The aim of this webinar is to raise awareness of this unique national quality standard and address the main questions (and concerns) for career professionals about quality award processes – everything from how long it takes to achieve the national award and the choice of awarding body, to costs and what “quality” looks like.

24/01/2018

There Has Never Been a More Important Time to Join the UK Register of Career Development Professionals (Free Webinar)

There has never been a more important time to join the UK Register of Career Development Professionals In her speech at the Careers Education and Guidance Summit in London on 7 November 2017, Anne Milton, Minister of State for Apprenticeships and Skills and Minister for Women said, I very much welcome the CDI’s register which we want schools, colleges and others to use to find a professional who can guide their pupils and students.