• Exploring your hopes and dreams.
  • Lessons learned about your career so far.
  • What are your motivators and de-motivators?
  • Conducting a personal SWOT.
  • When are you ‘in the zone’.
  • Achieving your goals.


At the completion of this course you will have commenced the process of exploring your future career and have developed a skeletal plan that can be further developed in your own time.

Who Should Attend

If you are unsure regarding your career, have reached a cross roads or are looking to have your ideas challenged then this is the workshop for you.

Benefits to You and Your Organisation

Explore your career choices, identifying future pathways and identifying further questions that will need to be considered privately as well as with the input of ‘important others’. This process will mean that attendees are well positioned to pursue opportunities that arise that will lead them to their desired career goals. The course will also provide benefits for the supporting organisation as those attending will be clearer regarding their goals, understand those factors that motivate them at work and hence appreciate where they can best contribute to organisational performance.

Learn about our speakers

Scott Way

BDO Industrial & Organisational Psychology (SA) Pty Ltd

Scott is the founder and director of BDO Industrial & Organisational Psychology. He is a registered Organisational Psychologist with over thirty years consulting experience throughout Australia, Asia & New Zealand.

During this time, he assisted over 300 organisations and provided training and development to over 10,000 managers and employees, and over his involvement with IPAA he has supported over 500 workshop participants.

He has previously held senior positions within the automotive and mining industries, as well as the Australian Public Service.

Qualifications & Memberships
• Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
• Graduate Diploma In Applied Psychology
• Master of Business Administration
• Member of the Australian Psychological Society
• Chartered Member of Australian Human Resources Institute
• Member of the Australian College of Organisational Psychologists
• PBA Approved Supervisor
• Registered Psychologist

Scott is an experienced consultant and is currently involved in organisation enhancement activities in a number of public and private sector organisations. His areas of expertise include;
• Organisation review and development
• Staff, manager and leader development
• Team building
• Strategic & Business Planning
• Targeted Training


1 half day 9:00am-12:30pm (8:45am registration)

Contact us for alternate duration and delivery style options

Competency framework
First Line Manager Common (ASO3-ASO5)
Middle Manager Core (ASO5-ASO6)

(this competency framework is provided as a guide only)

Workbook, resources, morning tea and refreshments

IPAA SA - Level 6, 12 Pirie Street, Adelaide SA 5000

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Personal Member $355
State Govt Employee Member $390
Corporate Member $405
Non-Member $440

  • “Lecturer was fantastic. Absolutely awesome guy. Really enjoyed it because of his relevant examples etc”


    Country Health SA

  • “[When I return to work I will] Create a career plan in alignment with my interests and market capabilities/projections.”


  • “[When I return to work I will] Keep better informed on news to identify relevant trends etc.”