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Foundations of Coaching Practice - online

Are you interested in taking your first steps in coaching, to unlock your potential and the potential of others? If so, the online Foundations of Coaching Practice is for you. This level 4 certificate, will provide you with a strong foundation, covering all of the fundamental skills of coaching. You will learn the theory and practice the skills to enable you to confidently start your coach development journey. This online course includes sixteen 3-hour workshops, plus access to our virtual learning environment and e-library, so you can study in the comfort of your preferred location.

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This online course offers you a foundation of relevant models and practical skills that will equip you to engage in purposeful coaching and mentoring conversations and relationships. If you are new to coaching this course has been developed for you, focussing on the development of core coaching skills: listening, questioning and structuring a coaching and mentoring conversation. You will explore the spectrum from directive to non-directive approaches, and the contrast between coaching and mentoring, encouraging you to identify where you wish to operate in your own practice.

Key facts

Starts: January 2022

Level: Short Course, 30 credits at Level 4

Length: 16 x 3-hour online workshops on Tuesdays 10am-1pm

Venue: Distance learning