Goodwill® Career Coach and Navigator Professional Certificate
Launch your path in career navigation. In this program, you'll build skills to help others navigate their careers. No degree or prior experience required.
Skills you will gain
About this Professional Certificate
Applied Learning Project
This program includes more than 40 hours of instruction which includes scenario-based activities that will put you in the mindset of a career navigator and prepare you for real-life situations you will encounter on the job.
Through a mix of videos, assessments, readings and projects, you’ll be introduced to the human-centered approach to career coaching, intake and skills analysis, recruiting and outreach, goal setting, career navigation, interview and resume preparation, onboarding preparation and building community partnerships. These are foundational for an entry-level career coach or navigator job.
Your skills will include human-centered communication, conducting assessments, career planning, preparing clients for a new career, and more.
Learn the skills that will prepare you to step into a career coach or navigator role.
What is a Professional Certificate?
Build the Skills to Get Job Ready
Whether you’re looking to start a new career, or change your current one, Professional Certificates on Coursera help you become job ready. Learn at your own pace, whenever and wherever it’s most convenient for you. Enroll today and explore a new career path with a 7 day free trial. You can pause your learning or end your subscription at any time.
Apply your skills with hands-on projects and build a portfolio that showcases your job readiness to potential employers. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to earn your Certificate.
Earn a Career Credential
When you complete all of the courses in the program, you'll earn a Certificate to share with your professional network as well as unlock access to career support resources to help you kickstart your new career. Many Professional Certificates have hiring partners that recognize the Professional Certificate credential and others can help prepare you for a certification exam. You can find more information on individual Professional Certificate pages where it applies.
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