From changes in the economic climate to the loss of working resources, setbacks are challenges that are encountered and must be overcome. This course discusses the skills needed internalise setbacks and see the opportunity in challenges. Analyse the tools needed to reach your goals through perseverance and resilience in the face of challenging circumstances.

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This online course forms part of the SkillsNet short course suite.

Please note this course is only available to CPA Australia members.

Learning objectives

  • Describe how setbacks are internalised as personal failure
  • Recognise ways you can develop your ability to persevere
  • Recognise how to boost your resilience at work
  • Apply strategies of resilience and perseverance to overcome a setback in a given scenario


Individuals wanting to develop their abilities in managing setbacks, challenges, or obstacles in their work

60 Minutes

365 Days