Webinars & Workshops

Next Career Guidance Webinar

Monday February 19th 2024:

Careers in Defence Forces, Garda & Emergency Services

FREE to attend and FREE to access for a limited time

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Career Guidance Webinar Series

Synergy Careers Webinar Series provides a rounded career guidance information resource with guest speakers, from various perspectives - career guidance, college/relevant organistion and parent/ student/ employee perspective. 

  • FREE webinars, aimed at Parents/Guardians, Students and Guidance Counsellors.
  • Registration essential for access to each webinar.
  • ALL webinars are recorded.
  • Membership Plans available to offer UNLIMITED Access to recordings from €25pa. 

Check out schedule of webinars here

Webinars & Workshops – General Information

A series of FREE Career Guidance Webinars will be available for the next academic year 2023/2024 for parents, students and Guidance Counsellors, click here for schedule.

The Topics will be on general career guidance topics + Careers in…..Series – a total of 36 talks. It includes general insight from Career Guidance Consultant, Julie O’Connor of Synergy Careers, along with 2 or 3 guest speakers from colleges and/or relevant organisations plus personal insight from students, graduates and/or parents

  • When: These are scheduled for Monday lunchtime at 12.30 to run for approximately an hour, during school term (with a few exceptions).
  • Registration will go live the week prior to the talk. These webinars will be offered via Zoom . Registration will be FREE  to attend but you will be required to book your place.
  • Registration Button will come live a few weeks prior to the webinar. A link to the online event will be sent to you, once you register. A recording will be available for a set period of time after the talk to allow for parents/students or Guidance counsellors who maybe unavailable at that time, so no one need miss out. Questions can be sent in advance to ensure all queries are answered.
  • Recordings + resources: To access 2021/2022 webinars and have unlimited access throughout the year to all webinars and resources at a basic cost of €25 + for Individual Memebrship Plans, School Plans also exist. Click here for more information
  • Social media: Follow Synergy Careers on Facebook Synergy Careers Facebook , Synergy Careers Instagram , Synergy Careers | LinkedIn, Twitter to keep informed of upcoming webinars, what to expect, from content to guest speakers.

Schedule of Webinars for 2023/2024

 

Full Timetable of ALL Upcoming Talks in our Careers Webinar Series

To ensure you do not miss out on topics of interest.

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3. Check the schedule below, note the topics of interest and set reminders

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September
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 4th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Career Research & Preparation for Open Days
September
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 11th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Study Skills & Exam Technique
September
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 18th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Health - Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing
September
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 25th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Science
October
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 2nd
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Studying Abroad - Europe, UK +
October
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 9th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Engineering
October
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 16th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Construction & Apprenticeships
October
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 23rd
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Transport & Apprenticeships
November
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 6th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
CAO Application Procedure & Hpat
November
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 13th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Art & Design, Architecture
November
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 20th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Business & Administration
November
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 27th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Accountancy & Finance
December
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 4th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Applications & Additional Requirements
December
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 11th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Humanities - why study an Arts Degree?
December
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 18th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Languages
January
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 8th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Backup Plans to your 1st Choice - CAO, PLC +
January
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 15th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Sports & Sports Scholarships
January
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 22nd
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Education
January
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 29th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Computing
February ##
DATE (2023/2024)
Tuesday 6th ##
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Subject Choice for TY and Career Decisions
February
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 19th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Defence Forces, Garda Siochana & Emergency Services
February
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 26th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Law
March
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 4th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
PLC Route - A Smart Stepping Stone
March
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 11th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Politics & Public Service
March
DATE (2023/2024)
Tuesday 19th **
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Hospitality & Tourism
April
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 8th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Agriculture & Animal Care
April
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 15th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Media & Entertainment
April
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 22nd
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Psychology, Counselling, Social Care & Religion
April
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 29th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Apprenticeship Options
May
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 13th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
CAO Change of Mind
May
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 20th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Cost of Going to College
May
DATE (2023/2024)
Monday 27th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Transition to College
May ##
DATE (2023/2024)
Tuesday 28th ##
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Parents/ students starting TY 2024/25- how to plan for career exploration
May ##
DATE (2023/2024)
Wednesday 29th ##
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Parents/ students starting 5th Year 2024/25- how to plan for career exploration
May ##
DATE (2023/2024)
Thursday 30th ##
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Parents/ students starting 6th Year 2024/25- how to plan for career exploration
June ##
DATE (2023/2024)
Tuesday 4th ##
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Final Exam Tips - For Parents & Students

ALL Talks are scheduled for Monday Lunchtime @ 12.30 to 1.30pm

(with few exceptions marked ##)

Schedule of Webinars for 2022/2023

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September
DATE
Monday 5th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Career Research & Preparation for Open Days
September
DATE
Monday 12th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Study Skills & Exam Technique
September
DATE
Monday 19th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Health - Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing
September
DATE
Monday 26th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Science
October
DATE
Monday 3rd
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Studying Abroad - Europe, UK +
October
DATE
Monday 10th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Engineering
October
DATE
Monday 17th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Construction & Apprenticeships
October
DATE
Monday 24th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Transport & Apprenticeships
November
DATE
Monday 7th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
CAO Application Procedure & Hpat
November
DATE
Monday 14th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Art & Design, Architecture
November
DATE
Monday 21st
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Business & Administration
November
DATE
Monday 28th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Accountancy & Finance
December
DATE
Monday 5th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Applications & Additional Requirements
December
DATE
Monday 12th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Humanities - why study an Arts Degree?
December
DATE
Monday 19th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Languages
January
DATE
Monday 9th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Backup Plans to your 1st Choice - CAO, PLC +
January
DATE
Monday 16th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Education
January
DATE
Monday 23rd
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Computing
January
DATE
Monday 30th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Sports & Sports Scholarships
February ##
DATE
Monday 7th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Defence Forces, Garda Siochana & Emergency Services
February
DATE
Monday 21st
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Law
February
DATE
Monday 27th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Politics & Public Service
March
DATE
Monday 6th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Subject Choice for TY and Career Decisions
March
DATE
Monday 13th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
PLC Route - A Smart Stepping Stone
March
DATE
Monday 20th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Hospitality & Tourism
March
DATE
Monday 27th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Agriculture & Animal Care
April
DATE
Monday 17th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Media & Entertainment
April
DATE
Monday 24th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Careers in Psychology, Counselling, Social Care & Religion
May
DATE
Monday 8th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
CAO Change of Mind
May
DATE
Monday 15th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Cost of Going to College
May
DATE
Monday 22nd
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Transition to College
May
DATE
Monday 29th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Apprenticeship Options
May ##
DATE
Tuesday 30th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Parents/ students starting TY 2023/23- how to plan for career exploration
May ##
DATE
Wednesday 31st
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Parents/ students starting 5th Year 2023/24- how to plan for career exploration
June ##
DATE
Thursday 1st
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Parents/ students starting 6th Year 2023/24- how to plan for career exploration
June ##
DATE
Tuesday 6th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Final Exam Tips - For Parents & Students

Careers in……. Series of Webinars

 

These will be scheduled throughout the year as lunchtime talks on Mondays. Registration will come live a week prior to the talk. Registration will be required to access link. A recording will be available for a set period of time after the talk to allow for parents/students or Guidance counsellors who maybe unavailable at that time. Questions can be sent in advance to ensure all queries are answered.

To ensure you do not miss out, check the schedule, mark in on your calendar the topics of interest and set reminders on your phone or email for the relevant dates! Paid subscription will allow for unlimited access.

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Table of Careers in …  Series Webinars

Accountancy & Finance
Agriculture & Animal Care
Art & Design, Architecture
Business & Administration
Computing
Construction & Apprenticeships
Defence Forces, Garda Siochana & Emergency Services
Education
Engineering
Health- Medicine, allied Healthcare
Careers in .....
Hospitality & Tourism
Humanities - Why study an Arts Degree?
Languages
Law
Media & Entertainment
Politics & Public Service
Psychology, Counselling, Social Care & Religion
Science
Sports & Sports Scholarships
Transport & Apprenticeships

ALL Talks are scheduled for Monday Lunchtime @ 12.30 to 1.30pm (with exception of talks marked ##)

 General Career Guidance Topics Covered

This is a series of talks on general career guidance topics which are scheduled at relevant times of the year, eg CAO talk in November is scheduled the week CAO application system opens for students.

For 2022/23 there are 16 general Career Guidance Topics covered throughout the year.

To ensure you do not miss out, check the schedule, mark in on your calendar the topics of interest and set reminders on your phone or email for the relevant dates!

Career Research & Preparation for Open Days
Study Skills & Exam Technique
Studying Abroad - Europe, UK +
CAO Application Procedure & Hpat
Applications & Additional Requirements
Backup Plans to your 1st Choice - CAO & Others
Subject Choice for TY and Career Decisions
PLC Route - A Smart Stepping Stone
CAO Change of Mind
Cost of Going to College
Transition to College
Parents of Students starting TY - how to plan for career exploration ##
Parents of Students starting 5th year- how to plan for career exploration ##
Parents of Students Starting 6th year- how to plan for career exploration ##
Final Exam Tips
Apprenticeship Options
PLC Options - Stepping Stone to 3rd Level
CAO Change of Mind

ALL Talks are scheduled for Monday Lunchtime @ 12.30 to 1.30pm (unless marked with ##)

There will be a variety of speakers at each webinar. I will be hosting and giving a general introduction/overview to each topic; guest speakers from 3rd level, industry and other relevant organisations will join me to give more indepth details. There will be a maximum of 6 speakers per session, including the host. If more than 5 colleges/relevant speakers are interested and wish to book, the webinar will be scheduled at lunchtime on other lunchtimes @ 12.30 on the same week.

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School Parents Nights

On site or online talks for school communities: suitable for parent evenings, recordings of webinars can be sent to the school/organisation after to allow those who could not attend access

Option A – Choosing the best career: for senior cycle students and parents

Option B – CAO, college application for 6th year parents

Option C – Goal setting, Study skills & Exam Technique – geared towards exam students and parents

Option D – Subject Choice and career decisions – for students entering senior cycle, and parents

Schools, Parent Groups or organisations who wish to book these workshops click here

Workshops/topics of interest but not listed, contact me and we can look at creating an option. 

Online Career Guidance Workshops

Online workshops for senior cycle students.

These will provide more in-depth career guidance, with workbooks containing reflective exercises, worksheets on topics listed below. This is more than an information session providing students a more interactive and engaging learning experience.

Each workshop will be organised with workbook of relevant information and exercises to help students explore and offer tips to engage better in each area. This workbook will be sent in advance to be printed for the group. We will invite relevant guest speaker(s) to join,  depending on the aim of the workshop eg local employer and representative from Chamber of Commerce with Job Preparation.

  • Career Exploration Workshop
  • Career Research Workshop
  • Study skills & Goal Setting Workshops
  • Subject Choice Workshop
  • Job Preparation Workshop
  • Exam Technique Workshop

If you are interested in online workshops please send your query using the button below.

 

Career Guidance Exploration Class Option

We offer Career Guidance small group sessions in the area of Career Exploration.

This option would suit a student group keen to get career guidance on a cheaper budget.

Synergy Careers wishes to offer students a chance to explore their strengths, interests, values and much more via an online group setting using online career guidance tools from the comfort of their own home. We offer a series of 3 classes to goups of senior cycle students. This can be booked by a school, charity, parent group for a minimum of 6 to maximum of 10 students. The lessons will be transmitted through Zoom.

 

For further enquiries, quote the name of the workshop/group session in the subject line on the contact form.

Schedule of Webinars 2021/2022

We have a huge library of past Synergy Careers webinars for you to view. To access past recordings, you can sign up to our Membership Plans here.

Full Timetable of ALL  Past Talks in 2021/22

August
September
September #
September
September
September
October
October
October
November
November
November
November
November
December
December
December
January
January
January
January
February
February
February
March
March
March
March
April
April
May
May
May
May ##
June ##
June ##
June
June
June
June
DATE
Monday 30th
Monday 6th
Tuesday 7th
Monday 13th
Monday 20th
Monday 27th
Monday 4th
Monday 11th
Monday 18th
Monday 1st
Monday 8th
Monday 15th
Monday 22nd
Monday 29th
Monday 6th
Monday 13th
Monday 20th
Monday 10th
Monday 17th
Monday 24th
Monday 31st
Monday 7th
Monday 14th
Monday 28th
Monday 7th
Monday 14th
Monday 21st
Monday 28th
Monday 4th
Monday 25th
Monday 9th
Monday 16th
Monday 23rd
Tuesday 31st
Wednesday 1st
Thursday 2nd
Tuesday 7th
Monday 13th
Monday 20th
Monday 27th
CAREER GUIDANCE WEBINAR SERIES
Career Planning & Research
Preparation for Open Days/Career Exhibitions
CAO Offer Day 2021 - Results, Offers & Starting College
Careers in Accountancy & Finance
Careers in Business & Administration
Careers in Languages
Goal setting, Study Skills & Exam Technique
Careers in Health - Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing
Careers in Science
CAO Application Procedure & Hpat
Careers in Engineering
Careers in Art & Design, Architecture
Careers in Sports & Sports Scholarships
Careers in Humanities - why study an Arts Degree?
Studying Abroad - Eunicas, UCAS +
Careers in Politics & Public Service
Careers in Law
Backup Plans to your 1st Choice - CAO & Others
Careers in Education
Careers in Psychology, Counselling, Social Care & Religion
Applications & Additional Requirements
Careers in Defence Forces, Garda Siochana & Public Service
Careers in Computing
Subject Choice for TY and Career Decisions
Careers in Hospitality & Tourism
Careers in Media & Entertainment
Careers in Agriculture & Animal Care
PLC Route - A Smart Stepping Stone
Careers in Transport & Apprenticeships
Careers in Construction & Apprenticeships
CAO Change of Mind
Cost of Going to College
Transition to College
Parents of TY students 2022/23- how to plan for career exploration
Parents of 5th Year students 2022/23- how to plan for career exploration
Parents of 6th Year students 2022/23- how to plan for career exploration
Final Exam Tips
Apprenticeship Options
CAO Change of Mind
PLC Options - Stepping Stone to 3rd Level