With over 25 years’ experience in designing and delivering training and development interventions, you have a wealth of knowledge and skill at your fingertips.
Yvonne is our lead trainer. She has worked in the public, private and voluntary sectors and has trained on a variety of subjects – from assertiveness to managing discipline and grievance; from stress management to team building. Yvonne was employed as a trainer for a number of years before she set up Coolbear Training in 2001. Since then, she has worked for many organisations, including Suffolk County Council, Babergh District Council, Tendring Voluntary Services, The Cake Shop in Woodbridge, Suffolk and NBI Partnerships in Norwich.
As well as a qualified trainer, Yvonne is also a qualified hypnotherapist, NLP practitioner and trained life coach. She has gained qualifications in first line management and equality and diversity
Yvonne is also part of a network of trainers and so if she cannot help you directly, she may well know someone who can!
Springboard Personal Development Programme *
Recruitment and Selection
Coaching and Mentoring
The Assertive Manager
Discipline and Grievance procedures
Managing Sickness Absence and the Incapability Procedure
Understanding the Equality Act (in terms of employment law)
Introduction to Diversity
If you cannot see here what you need, please contact us - we will do our best to help you directly, or to put you in touch with an organisation that will be able to meet your needs.
*Please see www.springboardconsultancy.com for more information
Are you feeling stuck? Do you know what you don't want and feel unsure of what you do want? Or do you know what want - you're just unsure of yourself and how to get there?
Do you want to build your confidence to make progress in life - whatever that means for you?
Life coaching can help!
You'll be speaking to Yvonne, a trained, empathetic and approachable life coach who can help you find the answers.
As your life coach, Yvonne will be focused on the here and now, and will help you to identify (if you don't know already) what changes you want to make. She will help you think through your options, so that you can decide what actions you want to take. She will also help you to review your actions, so that you can achieve your goals.
Yvonne understands first-hand how a lack of confidence can hold you back and stop you from achieving your goals and dreams - and if she can do it, so can you! She will help you to find out how.
We're happy to come to you or meet somewhere mutually convenient to discuss your needs
Monday - Friday: Hours that suit you
Saturday: 9am - 5pm, with some flexibility