Advanced Coaching Workshop

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The two day workshop supports attendees to develop advanced career-life coaching skills, including but not limited to:

  • Models to structure your coaching
  • Advanced questioning techniques
  • A range of coaching tools to assist all clientele
  • Practice and receive feedback
  • Learn how to deal with challenging clients
  • Redesign your career program or practice

Applicable to coaching clientele from students to adults in every setting, this workshop represents outstanding value to career-life coaches working in all settings. 

The workshop is designed to support the development of career counselling competencies as specified in the Australian Standards for Career Practitioners.

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2 day workshop (see locations tab for more details)   9:00am - 5:00pm



Applicable for career practitioners, HR managers, teachers, social/youth workers and psychologists working with clientele from students to adults to retirees.


Australia, New Zealand, Qatar & India.

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Nigel Phillips
CEO, Career Life College
  Nigel Phillips has more than 25 years experience in the career development and HR field. He has consulted to both large and small companies in industries including manufacturing, transport, agriculture, infrastructure and government, on a range of human capital related portfolio’s including recruitment, performance management, training and development and talent management.




PRE-WORKSHOP (Approx 2 hours)DAY ONE (9:00am – 5:00pm)
Career coaching introduction Career-life coaching models
Career theory overview Advanced questioning techniques
Reality construction Six coaching tools for your career toolbox
Understanding narrative influence Practical exercises
Tools for career coaching & career-life mapping Designing a best practice careers program
DAY TWO (9:00am – 5:00pm)POST-WORKSHOP 
Models of career coaching Practice Coaching Exercises
Structuring your career coaching session Using the Career Management System
Practical exercises Counselling skills practice
Recognising life themes and narratives  
Tools to support client growth and development  




The small group work, theory made practical by relevant examples and discussion, the trainers approach - credible, fun, real - all made for an excellent workshop. Thanks Nigel, I really enjoyed your teaching style and content.
Lisa Cartwright, Commonwealth Bank


This training offers fantastic value - the tools and methodology covered are outstanding and the CMS is a toolset I feel confident to use with my client group. The workbook and the teaching in this workshop are very good.
Sam Cox, Rugby Western Australia



An excellent workshop, outstanding learning. The trainer has very deep knowledge on both education and corporate applications - the anecdotes were so valuable to apply the learning. Extremely valuable tools and systems that I will be implementing as soon as possible. This training offers extreme value providing a range of new tools to assist you to meet the individual personal growth, learning and course and career planning needs of clients. Just brilliant.
David Trought, Auckland University of Technology


An excellent three days - stimulating, thought provoking and providing some fantastic tools to assist career coaching practice for students and adults. The workshop design allowed for deeper learning and the stories of application really helped to create ‘pegs’ for learning.
Michael Graves, Brisbane State High


Private Practice

A very practical workshop with easy access to tools - underpinning theory explained but kept practical. Met some terrific people for my network! Small group interaction, constant revision of learning, great materials - this is an excellent workshop.
Sheena Wilson, Sheena Wilson Consulting


Simply brilliant - really enjoyed the speed and the amount of information based upon researched practice. Nigel was excellent and answers all questions thoroughly. An excellent workshop.
Roni Jordan, Southern Rehabilitation Institute



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The Career Assessment and Coaching Workshop is delivered in most capital cities across Australia as well as internationally such as New Zealand, India and Qatar.

For the full details of locations, venues, dates and prices for all currently planned workshops use the link below.






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