Make the right Choice

At, we work with second and third level students to assist them in making decisions about career opportunities.

Planning your future can help


By providing independent career guidance on the most suitable future career fields and college options, we support the student to achieve greater clarity and increase their confidence in making decisions for their future.

Making a decision about what career pathway to take or which qualification may serve you best can be sometimes be difficult. is about supporting and enabling individuals to make decisions and take actions towards their career goals. Students that are leaving second level education will be supported to identify what it is that drives and motivates them and what will interest them into the future.


One to One Career Guidance Coaching

In our One to One Career Guidance Coaching we will assist you in the following areas:

  • To understand Career areas that matches your skills and personality
  • To carry out Psychometric Profiling
  • To select the correct Subject Choice for further studies
  • To assist CAO Application Choices/Process
  • To Examine DARE application Process
  • To prepare for Interview Preparation and Personal Statements

It's worth calling us when:

  • You or your child need to make decisions about subjects, college or life after school
  • You are empty of ideas or overwhelmed with the range of possibilities ahead
  • You cannot choose what the best options are and when you do think you've settled on something, you have doubts and change your mind again
  • You are lacking in motivation for studying, feeling under pressure and think you are the only one that has not yet figured it out?
  • You dread the 'what are you going to do after your leaving certificate' question?

achieve career success and happiness

Thanks Brendan, my daughter was really happy with the meeting on Friday. It has really helped her greatly with her career path and has alleviated her of a lot of worry. You provide a great service and we will and have already recommended you to family and friends. Wishing you well and again thank you.

Joyce (Mother from Galway)

"Dear Brendan, It was great to speak to you yesterday and my daughter found the session very helpful. Thank you for the comprehensive report and we are looking forward to discuss it later today. Thanks and regards"

Ann (Mother of 5th Year Galway)

Hi Dr Lydon, Thank you for that - my daughter is really happy with your advice and I am delighted she feels more relaxed about her choices now. Many thanks.

Regina (Mother of TY student)

Meet your coach

As an experienced career guidance counsellor I aim to address and support all challenges that individuals face when making subject choices in 5th Year, filing out the CAO or entering third level education.

As parents, we want our children to avoid taking too many wrong choices in their career. If you've ever felt unhappy, stuck or lost in your career, you may be wondering how you can best help your son or daughter increase their chances of making decisions that will them achieve career success and happiness.

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Dr Brendan Lydon

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