Professional Conversations – Coaching (UED8021)

Building capacity and confidence in others

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Starting 20 Jul 2020

Professional Conversations – Coaching

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A $675.00

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Coaching is an essential element of managing better.

This minicourse will introduce you to the coaching skills you’ll need to assist others to reach their goals. You will learn how to plan, implement and evaluate coaching conversations within your professional context. With these skills, you’ll also learn how to build a positive culture at work through coaching conversations.

About the course

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you'll be able to:

  • Apply ethical judgement to professional contexts to effectively implement coaching conversations
  • Apply coaching knowledge and skills to plan, implement and evaluate coaching conversations within a professional context

What topics will you cover?

  • What coaching is
  • The foundation and pillars of coaching
  • Coaching frameworks
  • The coaching process


To be eligible for a digital badge for this minicourse, you will need to successfully complete an assessment which includes a coaching plan, a recorded coaching conversation and an evaluation.

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20 July 2020
Start date: 20 Jul 2020
21 September 2020
Start date: 21 Sep 2020
23 November 2020
Start date: 23 Nov 2020

University level expertise

Cecily Andersen lectures in coaching, mentoring and educational subjects at the University of Southern Queensland. She is an experienced leader, mentor and coach, with over 40 years of experience in the education sector. Her research interests include social justice, leadership in complex contexts, and how school leaders use coaching and mentoring to build capacity in others.

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