The course will dispel the myths about later life, help you identify your strengths and provide you with the tools that'll help you use them, whether that's through an 'encore career', pursuing a passion or doing something for the greater good.
Dates and venues
We don't currently have any future dates or locations for this course.
This has given me a timeout to think, listen and contemplate where I am and where I want to go. Being with other like-minded accountants has renewed by self-confidence and enabled me to start thinking more positively about my next steps
- Course delegate
We are all living longer - around 30 years have been added to the average lifespan. Moving on from full-time work leads to the big question of what next? As life draws on our search for meaning increases, and yet this may be the very thing that we feel is lacking. This course explores how you can age well by drawing on your strengths to find a sense of meaning and purpose and a positive direction in later life.
What's this course about?
What will you get out of it?
By completing this course you'll have a more positive view of later life and a better understanding of how to make the most of opportunities. You'll explore your strengths and take away practical strategies to put them to work for you so that you can enjoy this next phase of your life.
After completing this course you will be able to
- Develop a sense of meaning and purpose about later life
- Identify and apply your strengths
- Take steps towards an encore career, a passion or a new vocation
- Plan for and realise the potential of your later years
Is this course for you?
This course is designed for those who are planning to retire in the next few years or are retired already, although it's never too early to start planning.
We'll provide a Strengths Profile test for you to complete online before the course. Please remember to bring the results with you on the day.