Introductory Career Advisory Course is an intensive one-day training course tailored by Qatar Career Fair (QCF), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, with the aim of preparing the individuals involved in providing advice and guidance to others making their selection among academic or career choices, and providing them with the necessary knowledge, skills and techniques to provide such advice or guidance.

The course will run on Thursday, 28 April 2016, for one day from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the Education City Clubhouse.

Who should attend?

Those who are involved, directly or indirectly, in supporting and guiding others making decisions on academic or career paths choices, this includes, but not limited to:

  • Academic Advisors at schools, colleges and universities
  • Career Advisors at the labour market
  • HR Professionals
  • Parents
  • Teachers
  • Coaches


What benefits to expect from the course?

The course is mainly intended to provide the following learning outcomes:

  • Brief theoretical background on Career Advisory
  • The Need for Career Advisory in Qatar
  • The Role of Career Advisor
  • QCF Career Advisor Training Course (CATC) Key Features


How to Register?

Registration for the Introductory Career Advisory Course is open through the following link: Register here.

To ensure your participation in the course, please register as soon as possible.

Course Timetable:



8:30-9:00 am


9:00-10:00 am

1st Session: Theoretical Background on Career Advisory

  • What is Career Advisory?
  • When it has come-up to the scene?
  • Key Theories in Career Development and Planning
  • The Role of Interests and Values in Career Planning

10:00-10:15 am

1st Break

10:15-11:45 am

2nd Session: The Need for Career Advisory in Qatar

  • Recent Research Findings
  • Recent Statistical Data Analysis

11:45am-12:30 pm

2nd Break: Prayer & Lunch Break

12:30-2:00 pm

3rd Session: The Role of Career Advisor: Wider Perspectives

  • Career Advisory as a Sublime Function in Life
  • The key Skills of a Professional Career Advisor

2:00-2:15 pm

3rd Break

2:15-2:50 pm

4th Session: QCF Career Advisor Training Course (CATC)

  • The gap QCF is trying to bridge through the CATC
  • The key features & elements of the CATC

2:50-3:00 pm

Course Evaluation


To learn more about the Introductory Career Advisory Course, please call us on: 44546812 or 44541673.

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