This is an intensive course for those who want to get a rapid understanding of the key tasks of a consultant and the critical skills needed, particularly in professionalism and working effectively with clients.
Many people are put into a consultancy role, although they may not be career management consultants. This course provides a rapid and intensive introduction for those who want an appreciation of the key skills needed and some of the fundamental tools and techniques that are the ingredients of success.
This course is for newcomers to a job in consultancy; for internal consultants; for internal service providers, such as IT and HR who as business partners need to operate as consultants, and for technical specialists, such as engineers, who are working in a client environment..
For an additional fee, participants can proceed to an Award in Professional Consulting at Level 5. The additional fee of £500 covers registration with the Institute of Consulting, an additional distance learning module and assessment.