This interactive self study course provides an introduction to coaching as a development tool. Using a range of realistic examples, scenarios and challenges, it is the ideal starting point to begin building your coaching skills.
Coaching 101 is for anyone looking for a clear, easy to understand introduction to coaching. It is part of Mind Tools' 101 Suite, designed to help you build your personal effectiveness as a manager or leader.
By completing Coaching 101 you will be able to:
Explain what coaching is and how it differs from other development activities.
Define the benefits of coaching, including how it positively affects organizations and individuals.
Use basic coaching techniques to help others develop skills, increase their confidence and achieve their potential.
Detail what makes an effective coaching conversation.
Spot appropriate coaching opportunities.
Outline key coaching skills and put a plan in place to develop these.
This course takes up to an hour to complete and can be accessed on all devices.