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Leader as Coach 

This 6 week program, delivered as 6 weekly teleclasses of 1 hour each, is designed for leaders, managers, HR professionals, Business Owners who want to develop coaching skills and learn and practice a coaching style of leadership. Gain a clear understanding of what coaching really is. Learn how to enhance your leadership skills and improve your team's performance by incorporating a coaching philosophy into your leadership style. Enhance your coaching skills, and/or introduce formal coaching structure into the workplace.

Program Outcomes:

At the end of this 6 week (6 hour) program, participants will:

  • Become a more effective manager/leader with enhanced coaching skills
  • Incorporate coaching into your current role and responsibilities
  • Improve feedback and communication skills
  • Conduct better performance appraisals
  • Increase staff performance, morale and retention of staff.
  • Encourage others to set goals, take risks and solve problems
  • Have a clear understanding of the 11 Core Competencies of Coaching
  • Have participated in coach practice sessions, receiving feedback from an ICF Master Certified Coach who is also a qualified ICF Assessor
  • Have experienced coaching
  • Have witnessed Masterful coaching by Master Certified Coach
  • Have had fun 

This program will be delivered in the following format:

6 x 1 hour teleclasses, 1 per week from 1230 to 1.30pm,  led by a Master Certified Coach.  

What your training includes:

  • 6 hours coach specific training aimed at leaders in the workplace
  • Participant workbook
  • Discussions and practice coaching sessions
  • witness Master coach coach
  • experiential adult learning
  • certificate of completion

Workshop Outline and Topics

Week 1

  • Introductions, Objectives.
  • What coaching really is
  • Benefits of using a coaching style
  • The ICF 11 Core Competencies of Coaching – overview
  • When to coach & when not to coach

Week 2

  • The GROW model - a simple and effective coaching model to follow
  • Ethics and Standards in Coaching (ICF competency 1)
  • Establishing the Coaching Agreement(ICF competency 2)
  • Practice and feedback discussion

Week 3

  • Advanced Communications Skills  (ICF competencies 5,6,7)
  • Practice and feedback discussion

Week 4

  • Coaching Presence (ICF competency 4)
  • Creating Awareness (ICF competency 8)
  • Designing Actions (ICF competency 9)
  • Practice and feedback discussion

Week 5

  • Managing Progress and Accountability (ICF competency 11)
  • Practice and feedback discussion

Week 6

  • Implementing coaching into your organisation
  • Models of Change and Motivation
  • Practice and feedback discussion
  • Program Wrap-Up


Workshop Delivery

The Leader as Coach Program is being delivered as 6 weekly 1 hour telecalls.  The program will be tailored to meet the needs of the participants.

Sessions are always highly interactive including lots of real coaching practice. Case studies are developed to suit your scenarios.  Practice coaching is encouraged between sessions. 


The program can also be delivered in-house over  1 or 2 days, and would be tailored to meet the needs of the organisation. 


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