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CPD-0241 – Coaching 4: Practicum (CPD-0241_COACH4)

Coaching 4: Practicum

Coaching skills take time to develop. Our natural tendency when supporting the professional growth of an employee is to give advice and suggest strategies for a solution to a particular challenge. Coaching differs from advising. It involves specific techniques to highlight employees’ knowledge and perspectives in ways that help them gain clarity, find relevance, and make powerful and productive choices that connect to their intrinsic motivation.

The key to effective coaching is to leverage specific techniques to help your employee gain clarity, find relevance, and make powerful and productive choices that connect to their intrinsic motivation. In this culminating session for the Coaching Skills Non-Credit Certificate program, you’ll continue to develop coaching skills related to relevant questioning techniques, building accountability, and managing resistance. Deepen your ability to build rapport for transformation and create alignment between goals, values, and actions. Role playing, interactive videos, triad sessions, and a large group coaching activity will give you additional hands-on experience to practice and improve your coaching skills.

Learning Outcomes
Upon completing this course, you will be able to:
  • Coach around a variety of topics with greater ease and efficiency
  • Discern effective coaching techniques from less effective ones
  • Ask deeper level questions that challenge assumptions and shift perspectives
  • Engage employees in their unique problem-solving processes
One Session – 3 hours
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Live Online via Zoom

Prerequisite: Coaching 1: Skills for Executives, Managers, and Educators

Certificate Information

This course is part of the Coaching Skills Non-Credit Certificate Program. Students who complete all four courses in this pathway will earn a non-credit certificate in coaching skills. Students must complete Coaching 1 before moving forward in the series. Learn more here.

Cost: $125
Discounts (use code when registering):
DU Affiliates (alumni, faculty, staff) and Military: 10% off - code: CPDDU10
Students: 15% off - code: CPDDU15

Instructor
Maureen Breeze
, founder and principal of Cultivage, has over 25 years of experience working in senior level management, creative industries, and talent development. She’s presented on the topics of leadership, coaching, emotional/social intelligence, and innovation and has also conducted personalized trainings. Maureen has trained faculty, staff, and administrators at higher education institutions across the U.S. and in China, and has facilitated leadership development programs for numerous manufacturing companies and non-profit organizations. She is a certified executive coach through the International Coaching Federation and is licensed to train teams using the ISEI’s Social and Emotional Intelligence Profile and Myers Briggs Type Indicator assessment. Maureen draws heavily from her work in business, education, and the arts to help individuals and organizations innovate, cultivate talent, and navigate pathways for success.
Course Details
Location: University ParkMode of Study: OnlinePlaces Left: 29Waitlist Places Left: 0Fee: $125

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