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As a consultant, you want to advance your knowledge and build on your existing skills. A.T. Kearney offers many resources and opportunities to do this, all provided in the spirit of our hands-on, pragmatic approach. Training courses will be offered throughout your career, tailored to your position in the firm and the new challenges you face.

An elaborate series of courses has been developed for each step up the career ladder with the emphasis gradually shifting from hands-on work to team leadership and from developing skills to developing business. Below you’ll find a couple of the multiple training modules A.T. Kearney offers to help you advance at a rapid rate

Getting you up to speed: orientation for all new consultants

All new consultants in Europe starting as business analyst, senior business analyst, and associate meet for a week of training in one of our European offices. The course provides new hires with the basic consulting toolkit and improves their understanding of the consulting process. This popular training event also allows you to meet interesting colleagues from all over Europe.

  • Audience: BAs, SBAs and Associates within their first months at the firm
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Location: Düsseldorf, Germany
Improve your operating skills 

This course helps you to gain personal mastery of the effective use of influencing skills in transformation situations. It focuses on how to deal with emotions, both your own and those of the people you are trying to influence, and provides training in how to communicate effectively in difficult situations. The course starts with a discussion of relationships, and how they impact our ability to deliver on engagements, especially change projects. You then examine your approach to influencing others, your relationships with clients, your ability to run effective meetings, and how best to take stakeholder positions into account.

  • Audience: Associates and Managers
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Location: Ardennes, Belgium

EMEA Summer School

This European event consists of five days of high quality courses and social events in Amsterdam. The courses focus on building and sharing skills, methodologies, and experiences. An entertaining package of social events ensures the training week is both an intellectually and physically moving event. 

  • Audience: (Senior) Business Analysts, Associates, and Managers
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Location: Amsterdam

Kearney's presentation programs

Our specially developed course develops individual presentation skills for use in formal presentation situations. The course examines your personal speaking style to identify and practice improvements within the context of A.T. Kearney's formal method of presenting. You will also identify ways to adapt formal styles to fit with your own preferences in presenting and will practice effective ways of handling questions and speaking off-the-cuff.

  • Audience: Consultants of all levels
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Location: Düsseldorf and Paris