Career counselling is usually a session which involves the student or anyone who is not a student anymore but wants to consult about what kind of career is suitable for him and the career coach. The career coach is the person who is responsible for analyzing the student based on his personality, his academic records and his other achievements and habits that what are the career options in which he or she could perform well. The career counseling process usually involves number of tests undertaken by the students and the candidates. These tests are related to the personality measures, some IQ tests. Although these are just for developing a vague idea about the candidate which helps the career coach to understand the person. This idea is not hundred percent accurate but the great career coach ensures that the he does his best to guide the student in the right direction.
In case of students, they have barely any idea about the practical life when they are studying in their institutions. Many of them tend to know more about the practical life than others but even then their knowledge is very much limited. It is highly likely that there are things and domain that they are completely unaware of and when they have made a decision and selected a domain and then they get to know about it. Not only this, some students may consider some domain is suitable for them based on the advantages that it provides but they may never happen to know about their disadvantages unless they step in it. Therefore, considering all these reasons, the career coach is hired for the counseling of the students at various stages of their academic periods. These coach may take group or individual sessions with the students. They help the students by telling them the good and the bad of every domain. They compare and contrast different fields and resolve student confusions and misconception about the various fields. The career coach must himself have the knowledge of the domains so that he is able to guide the students accurately. When the students are in their academic period, they are usually very much confused only some of the students are organized and focused and they know what they want and what they have to do to achieve it but many of the students are not. The career counselling Melbourne therefore streamlines the students and help them understand and choose.