About the Course
The Diploma in Business and Executive Coaching is a powerful learning experience that will equip you with the theory and skills required to deliver business and executive coaching at the 'Senior Practitioner' level. It will enable you to offer support in the areas of leadership and develop a coaching culture. In addition, it will provide you with an understanding of at least one psychological model for supporting change in human behaviour, attitudes, and motivation. It will also enable you to conduct critical analysis and reflection on the impact of your work on both the individual and organisation.
With no industry wide validating body, this programme contains all the key elements which are seen as best practice by each professional coaching association:
•Accredited by the Professional Body, European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC) at the 'Senior Practitioner' level;
•Breadth and depth of theoretical input;
•Intensive coach practice sessions in small groups with high quality feedback from course tutors;
•100 face-to-face training hours;
•Requirement to build up coach practice hours between workshops;
•Group supervision and 1-1 supervision;
•Demonstration sessions from course tutors;
•University award at postgraduate level - NFQ level 9;
•Programme design reflects the three higher level competency categories of business and executive coaching: business mindedness, coaching skill and psychological-mindedness;
Furthermore, this programme has a strong personal development dimension to it.
•A sound understanding of the theory and practice of coaching, in particular coaching people at senior levels in organisations;
•Highly developed self-awareness and awareness of your impact, enabling you to work with the psychological, relational and cultural aspects of coaching;
•Competence and confidence using advanced coaching capabilities in organisations and at senior levels;.
•An integrative understanding of your own unique approach to coaching putting your "signature" on your coaching practice; and
•A close network of coaches who will journey alongside you on the course for support, co-consultancy and learning.