ORG EC565 - Executive Coaching Skills and Techniques

(Credits: 3)

This practice-oriented course focuses on applying coaching skills to effectively develop leaders. Students will practice coaching using scenarios based on real coaching experiences in corporations and non-profit organizations. Students will gain an understanding, through practice, of the unique challenges of coaching in organizations. The course focuses on gaining expertise in the ICF coaching competencies: ethically managing the coaching agenda, creating and maintaining relationships, communicating directly and effectively, facilitating learning and achieving results. Students will be exposed to a variety of coaching scenarios, and will understand the components of a structured coaching engagement.