LEARNING AREA: Foundation Coach
You will learn the fundamentals of coaching, including the difference between coaching and other forms of “helping” such as consulting, mentoring, training, therapy etc. and how coaching can be blended with a range of existing professions and workplaces.
LEARNING AREA: ICA Power Tools
Learn the art of Re-framing a Perspective using the ICA Coaching Power Tools - a set of concepts based on dualitie. At any given time our perspective on a given situation or event is a choice. It may not be a conscious choice, but nonetheless it is a choice.
LEARNING AREA: Coach Skills
The core skills you need to hit the ground running as a coach. The skills taught in this course will give you the confidence to coach anyone, anywhere, anytime
LEARNING AREA: Coaching Presence
Many of the skills you will learn as a coach are actually life skills. As a coach, you will facilitate awareness with your clients. But self-awareness is also extremely useful in many aspects of life (with your children, in your relationship/s, in the workplace, etc.).
LEARNING AREA: Frameworks and Models
An introduction to the theories and philosophies that have influenced coaching, and still do. You will also learn how each theory can be practically applied to coaching, using the ICF competencies.
LEARNING AREA: Practicum
You will take on the role of coach, and observe the coaching and feedback of others.This is the perfect space for you to practice, make mistakes, and refine your coaching personality and expertise.
PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT: Develop Your Own Coaching Model
Instead of teaching a one size fits all coaching model, our coaches create their own unique coaching model. A model that showcases who they are as a coach, and the problems they solve.
This 3 step process includes Observed Coaching, a Written Exam and an Oral Exam. We'll prepare you and support you along the way.