Core Coaching Skills Certificate Program

Professional Coach Training to Multiply Your Impact

Transformational leadership requires new ways of communicating with those you work with. Coaching skills are essential.

This 60-hour professional Christian coach training is for any leader who wishes to gain coaching skills and take on a part-time or full-time coaching role.

Who Should Attend?
Senior level and emerging leaders who desire to empower, equip, encourage, and support others through coaching.

  • Team leaders
  • Field directors
  • Area directors
  • Regional leaders
  • Strategic coordinators

The Outcome
Leaders who complete this program will acquire competency in the core coaching skills to support others to develop their potential in all areas of life and to take action to accomplish that which matters most to them.

As a coach, you will be able to support people to:

  • Gain focus
  • Move from vision to action
  • Make better decisions
  • Broaden perspectives for innovative solutions
  • Learn new skills to take the next step
  • Contextualize ministry efforts

This will in turn result in increased effectiveness, more teamwork, higher morale, longer retention of people, and greater impact.

Many participants receive significant help and encouragement regarding their own personal growth issues during the coaching practice sessions.

The Approach
By focusing on core coaching skills, leaders reflect on their current behavior and leadership styles and integrate coaching skills to create a unique blend for greater leadership effectiveness.

The Program
Through theory, examples, interaction, coaching, and lots of practice, participants learn the core skills of coaching, which include:

  • Listening: Taming the Tongue
  • Inquiry: Provoking Reflection
  • Feedback: Speaking the Truth in Love
  • Expanding: Facilitating Discovery
  • Focusing: Designing Actions
  • Following-up: Supporting Progress

In addition, the program will cover topics such as:

  • The Uniqueness of Coaching
  • Qualities of a Great Coach
  • The Heart of Coaching
  • A Theology of Coaching
  • Coaching Models, including The COACH Model™
  • How to Enable Personal Transformation
  • Coaching a Leader's Development
  • Establishing Yourself as a Coach

The Program Leaders
Dr. Keith W., the program designer, along with other facilitators, have extensive coaching experience. Since 1991, they have lived and worked in China, Japan, Indonesia, USA, and Singapore. All are professionally trained coaches and members of the International Coach Federation.

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