Motivate pupils into thinking about the world of careers, inspire them to pursue their ambitions, and profile new students from the UK or overseas.
All the career guidance tools you need for 12 to 18 year olds.

Centigrade Age 16-18

Higher Education guidance for sixth formers based on their skills and interests.

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Aptitude Test Age 14-18

In-depth psychometric tests to give students, and their advisers, valuable insights.

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Preview Age 14-16

Inspire students to gain insight into their career and higher education options.

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Probe Age 12-14

Introduces pupils to the world of careers and inspires them to think about their potential.

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The online management system for schools, academies and colleges that use COA programmes. It includes:

  • A secure archive of all processed workbooks and online staff summaries
  • Real-time tracking information for students completing web-based questionnaires
  • A library of useful COA PowerPoints, posters, manuals and brochures to download
  • Up-to-date news on Careers and Higher Education
  • A facility for staff to monitor the research that each student is doing in MyCareersRoom
  • An archive of student data for all nominated staff within a school
  • A facility for sharing relevant student data during end-of-year transition
  • An invaluable back-up system if students lose workbooks

Want to find out more?

Please call us on 01362 688 722 or click the button below for more information on the use of our programmes, our interviewing service, or to arrange a school visit.

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Give students the help they need

Our range of publications has been created answer students' questions around what careers are out there, what people earn, how to write a winning personal statement and more. Choose from:

  • Personal Statement Planner
  • 60 Successful Personal Statements
  • The latest Careers Directory
  • Personal Development Guide

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Interviewing services

As part of Preview or Centigrade, students can have one-to-one 20-minute interviews with an experienced COA staff member. Summary notes provided.

Benefits and advantages

  • Timings organised to suit school schedule
  • Students shown how to make full use of their Workbooks
  • Expert, impartial and individual advice for students on careers and HE issues

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Learn, socialise, network

COA Regional Meeting: Yorkshire Area

Event date — 5 June 2019

Careers and opportunities in Cyber Security

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COA Regional Meeting: South West 21st May

Event date — Tuesday, 21st May 2019

Inspiring our future engineers and STEM students

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COA Regional Meeting: North East

Event date — Thursday, 6th June 2019

Work Related Placements for Students

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