It is part of our terms and conditions that we require payment on booking. This means that you need a credit/debit card to hand to book a place one of our courses. In special circumstances we will accept an official purchase order number – please phone 01384 376464.

26/03/2019

Understanding Autism for Careers Professionals - 5 venues

This new one-day practical workshop is designed to support career development and employability practitioners to develop their understanding of autism. It has been designed to build your confidence and help them to provide appropriate support to clients – young people and adults - who identify with this diagnosis. The programme will cover: * What is autism and the differences in key areas that individuals with a diagnosis may experience * The current rates of access to further and higher education and entry into employment for those with an autism diagnosis * Ideas for adapting careers advice and guidance practice to meet the needs of a client with autism - your autism toolkit * Further reading and resources. Feedback from the first event from a careers adviser: “An excellent day! Great tips and interactions”.

10/04/2019

Student Conference and Exhibition 2019

The new generation of career development professionals have a key role to play in the future of the career development sector. 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.

07/05/2019

Understanding Autism for Careers Professionals - 5 venues

This new one-day practical workshop is designed to support career development and employability practitioners to develop their understanding of autism. It has been designed to build your confidence and help them to provide appropriate support to clients – young people and adults - who identify with this diagnosis. The programme will cover: * What is autism and the differences in key areas that individuals with a diagnosis may experience * The current rates of access to further and higher education and entry into employment for those with an autism diagnosis * Ideas for adapting careers advice and guidance practice to meet the needs of a client with autism - your autism toolkit * Further reading and resources. Feedback from the first event from a careers adviser: “An excellent day! Great tips and interactions”.

07/05/2019

Taking a year out: how to make the best use of time

This webinar will look at the benefits and costs of taking a year out and outline the breadth of opportunities (volunteering/culture/languages/expeditions/courses/work placements) available to young people and provide advice about how to plan, prepare for and maximise the benefits of a structured year out.

10/05/2019

Supporting Students in Careers in Football

'Working with young people who want to be professional footballers sometimes can be difficult. They have one goal of being a professional and don't want to consider any alternatives as it might interfere with their destination. The percentages of young people who make it as professionals is less than 1% so it is important that we start having these conversations and helping them develop alternative plans and Plan Bs.