Skip navigation

Office of the Registrar

Course Info

CPDDU-0025 – Coaching 1: Coaching Skills for Executives, Managers, and Educators (CPDDU-0025_CO1)

Coaching 1: Skills for Executives, Managers, and Educators

Whether you are running a business, leading a team, or grooming future professionals, coaching skills can help you inspire others for peak performance. In this workshop you’ll learn coaching techniques to create buy-in, promote high engagement, facilitate difficult conversations, and support behavior change.

Through engaging activities you’ll explore strategies for asking powerful questions, improving accountability, building deep rapport, and other critical skills to maximize your impact. In addition, you’ll look at how coaching can help you work effectively with different personality types and how to use these skills to manage resistance.

Learning Outcomes
Upon completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Determine how coaching skills can help them navigate challenges to better connect with and inspire others.
  • Ask powerful questions that promote reflection, action, and transformation.
  • Utilize coaching to shift perspectives and drive accountability
  • Strategically work with different personalities.
  • Apply coaching strategies to manage resistance and objections.
This course offers 6 CE hours

One session
Saturday, September 14, 2019
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (1 hour lunch on your own)
DU Campus

Certificate Information

This course is part of the Coaching Skills Certificate. Students who complete all four courses in this pathway will earn a Coaching Skills Non-Credit Certificate. Courses must be taken in numerical order. Learn more here.

Cost: $250
Discounts (use code when registering):
DU Affiliates (alumni, faculty, staff): 10% off - code: CPDUCOL10
Students: 15% off - code: CPDUCOL15

Maureen Breeze
Maureen Breeze has over 25 years of experience working in coaching, talent development, and senior level management. She is a certified executive coach through the International Coaching Federation, the author of two books on leadership and creative thinking, and is licensed to train using the ISEI’s Social and Emotional Intelligence Profile, the Myers Briggs Type Indicator assessment and the Leadership Multi-Rater Assessment of Personality tool. She coaches executives from a wide range of industries including technology, manufacturing, real estate development, start-ups, non-profits and more. Maureen has facilitated trainings on coaching, innovation, leadership, and emotional/social intelligence in Germany, Mexico, Spain, and Switzerland, and has conducted workshops for international organizations including the Gulf Business Training Network and the Shanghai Entrepreneur Center. She is a Principal at Cultivage Consulting and Training where she works with both individual clients and organizations, and is the Co-founder of Retreat Reinvent Recharge, a coaching program for professional women in transition. Maureen graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Claremont McKenna College in California with a major in International Management and minor in Mathematics.
Course Details
Location: University ParkMode of Study: In-personPlaces Left: 27Waitlist Places Left: 10Fee: $250


Days of the WeekStart DateEnd DateTimeVenueInstructor
Saturday14th September 201914th September 201909:00AM - 04:00PMN/AN/A