Courses for Core Skills

Coaching Skills for Managers


Attendees will explore basic and advanced principles of coaching and create their own framework for good coaching practice. This online course is taught by an executive coach who is highly experienced in delivering coaching and personal impact sessions. As part of the course, participants will receive impactful personal feedback, enabling attendees to develop and refine their coaching skills, within the context of operating within government. Attendees will formulate an action plan to ensure coaching becomes an integral part of their management practice. Places are restricted to a maximum of six delegates.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the workshop attendees will:

  • Understand what coaching is
  • Know when it is appropriate to use coaching in their role as a manager
  • Recognise the benefits of coaching for the employee, manager and the team
  • Be familiar with the GROW model of coaching
  • Know and understand the coaching skills profile 
  • Have explored how to build trust with their employees
  • Have identified ‘powerful’ questions to use during coaching sessions
  • Have examined how to manage the ‘emotions’ during a coaching intervention
  • Have practised their coaching skills by working with other course attendees
  • Have received feedback on their skills from peers and the course facilitators

 N.B. We also offer ‘1-2-1 Professional Development Coaching

Personal development coaching focuses on increasing your self-awareness, looking at your life goals, challenges and aspirations. 

Our qualified coach will help you recognise where you want to be and how to get there. We’ll work with you to create a bespoke development package.

How our virtual classrooms work

Our Virtual Classroom courses allows you to attend our classroom training without leaving your home or office. We use the ‘Microsoft Teams’ meeting software. Before you attend, please check that you meet the system requirements. If it doesn’t work, try adjusting your settings or contact your IT department to ask about permitting the website.

You are also welcome to use your personal laptop, tablet or even your smart phone. Please just forward our course invite to your personal email, or just copy and paste the link into your browser.

If you encounter any problems, please feel free to get in touch. We can set up a test meeting before the course.

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