Brian Shanks FCIPD, Accredited Coach,Executive Coach

Brian Shanks FCIPD, Accredited Coach,Executive Coach

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9 Macallan Road
AB51 0QB

01467 632997 / 07795 326224

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9 Macallan Road
AB51 0QB

01467 632997 / 07795 326224

About me

I am a HR Professional and Accredited Coach with 1000 hours of experience. I am very ethical in my methods, flexible in when, where and by what style I Coach. I offer a free introductory session to make both parties more comfortable the relationship is right. Having been a manager in the public sector for 30 years, 5 years in Oil and Gas and worked with not for profit organisations, I have cultural awareness of all sectors of employment. I transitioned to full time performance Life and Executive Coach in 2010, having established my own business in 2006. My service moves with the environment which is one of my strengths as a coach dealing with emergent issues which are often the root of a clients agenda.
I go that extra mile to maintain contact in between sessions so the client feels valued.

Training, qualifications & experience

I trained with the Coaching Academy in both Personal performance Coaching and Business and Executive Coaching.
I am an NLP Practitioner
I am an Accredited Coach with the Association for Coaching and Lead Coach team member of the local volunteer group In Aberdeen - `The Coaches Coach`
I am a trained Mentor
I am a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD
I have qualified in ILM level 7 award in Executive Coaching and Leadership Mentoring.
I am qualified to be a trainer in Cross cultural Diversity Coaching.
I have 10 years experience of Coaching across all sectors of business accruing 2000 hours.
I have operated in the Oil and Gas sector since 2010 in the field of Behavioural safety
I am qualified in Psychometrics - The assessor, MTQ48, EBW, Bar -on EQI2.0, ILM 72 and Strengthscope
I give of my Coaching time to voluntary sector organisations free of charge and am an affiliate of ACVO in Aberdeen.

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Other areas of coaching I deal with

Management Development in cross cultural environments, Safety Coaching offshore

Psychology of Golf


For personal clients, I offer a free introductory session, thereafter,
I normally charge £75 per session for Coaching with additional expenses where travelling is involved.
I offer discounts for block bookings of 4 sessions.

I charge £150 per hour for Executive Coaching plus expenses.

Further information

Over 2015/16, I have worked with many individuals who have been made redundant and have become proficient in the field of career transition.

Inverurie, AB51 0QB

Type of session

Online life coaching: Yes
Telephone life coaching: Yes
Face to face life coaching: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Available daytime and evening

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