Topics and programme structure Certified Career Coach (CLC)

Duration: 8-12 weeks

PART ONE: THE PRACTICE OF CAREER COACHING

  • The Field of Career Coaching: What it is and is Not
  • Ethical Considerations in Coaching
  • Contextual issues: World, work and wellness trends

PART TWO: THE 3 STEP MODEL (Passion Driven Work) OF CAREER DESIGN

  • Overview of the Passion Driven Work™ model of career design
  • Helping clients discover their criteria for job satisfaction: (Clarifying areas of passion; strengths and transferrable skills, values, interests, life/career goals)
  • Helping clients develop and analyse career options
  • Helping clients get the job they want: Effective job search strategies; Strategic self marketing – CV and Interview strategies
    Helping clients achieve their goals and overcoming career constraints

 

PART THREE: FASTTRACK! COACHING PRINCIPLES   

  • The FastTrack! Coaching Model
  • Initiating the Coaching Relationship
  • Level 1 Coaching
  • The skilled helper: Three Core Coaching Competencies
  • Level 2 Coaching
  • Using Intuition and Deep Listening in Coaching
  • Level 3 Coaching
  • Advanced Coaching Skills
  • Coach self-care  – Supervision; maintaining professional boundaries; Personal and professional development
  • The business of Being In Business (optional)- Identifying your niche; Market research; Charging a premium; Attracting and retaining clients; Keeping records; Powerful marketing strategies; Helpful resources; Building and sustaining your brand; Aligning with helpful others