Introduction to Leadership Coaching

This practical course explores all three elements of effective coaching practice: the GROWTH conversational framework; the key coaching skills; a coaching Way of Being; and how to apply these in a range of conversational contexts.

Getting Started
12 Learning Hours
Benefits
  • Confidence and skills to lead more effective learning conversations
  • Techniques for offering feedback that support growth and performance
  • More effective goal setting and attainment
  • Essential skills for leaders, coaches and mentors
  • A contemporary way of leading & influencing
  • Immediately implementable skills and approaches
  • Increased self-awareness
Price

$670 (+ GST)

This price is for an individual registering on an open-enrolment course.

Savings are available for organisations who wish to run this course for an in-house group.

Please email info@growthcoaching.com.au to request a quote or discuss this further.


About Introduction to Leadership Coaching

One of our most popular courses, Introduction to Leadership Coaching provides a grounding in the GCI approach to effective coaching in education. 

This highly practical course explores three elements of effective coaching practice: the GROWTH conversational framework; the 'key coaching skills'; and a 'coaching way of being'. It also provides an introduction to the concept of a coaching approach as a leadership stance and applies this to the context of feedback conversations. 

Participants will quickly develop the awareness, skills and confidence to have coaching conversations and to apply their learning in other conversational contexts.


Structure
Learning Design

At GCI, we believe that we act our way into learning rather than learn our way into acting. With this principle in mind, all of our courses have a strong emphasis on practice.

GCI courses are designed by educators for educators with a commitment to interactive and engaging learning experiences delivered by skilled facilitators with extensive experience in education.

When we are engaged in praxis we are reflecting in action – taking what we are learning and applying it in real-life situations. Our in-person and online courses enable praxis through a ‘coaching approach’ to facilitation combined with a range of thoughtfully designed adult learning experiences including:

  • individual and group reflection activities
  • co-operative learning tasks
  • practise opportunities using real workplace scenarios
  • modelling
  • observation and feedback
  • debrief sessions

The option of a spaced learning design consisting of live interactive workshops complemented by self-paced modules on our Learning Management System (LMS) provides the opportunity for participants to apply skills and techniques in their context between sessions.

The Introduction to Leadership Coaching course is available in a range of delivery patterns:

  • Two full-days consecutively (in-person only)
  • Two full-days spaced (in-person or online)
  • Six 2-hour workshops spread over a number of weeks (online only)
  • Six 2-hour workshops over three days (online intensive)
  • Blended option with one full-day in-person and remainder online


Certification

A GCI Certificate is issued to each individual completing this course.

Reviews

Glyn Trethewy
Deputy Principal, Camden High School, NSW

"A worthwhile program, engaging delivery and an interesting and reflective course for leaders in schools."

Sandra Campbell
Principal, St Patrick’s Primary School, Griffith, NSW

"The principles used in Growth Coaching can be applied to lots of other conversations in the school."

Susan Hilliar
Principal, Cambewarra Public School, NSW

"A wonderful 2 days – I gained clarity around my own goals through the last genuine ‘coaching session’ and feel enthusiastic to start my own journey into coaching others."

Sharon Rigg
Assistant Principal, Oak Flats Public School, NSW

"What a wonderful 2 days with practical strategies that will make a difference to my leadership system as an Assistant Principal."

Richard Fisher
Principal, Nambour Special School, QLD

"Excellent sessions with implementable strategies for whole school improvement."

Ann Dwyer
Student Improvement Leader 3-6, Warrnambool East Primary School, VIC

"One of the best Prof Devt I have attended. Practicing coaching conversations was so beneficial. Information was organised in a well thought out way- each session building on the the prior one. Sue included some anecdotes which really made it personal and relevant. Sue is practising exactly what she is preaching. Amazing two days."

Pricing

$670 (+ GST)

This price is for an individual registering on an open-enrolment course.

Savings are available for organisations who wish to run this course for an in-house group.

Please email info@growthcoaching.com.au to request a quote or discuss this further.


Register for upcoming Introduction to Leadership Coaching workshops
Brisbane

2 x 1 day Workshop

26 May 2022 08:15 - 16:00
27 May 2022 08:15 - 16:00


Day 1: 26-May-2022

Day 2: 27-May-2022

Geelong

2 x 1 day workshop

24 May 2022 09:00 - 17:00
25 May 2022 09:00 - 17:00

Venue:

Geelong Library & Heritage Centre

51 Little Malop St

Geelong VIC 3220

Day 1: 24 May 2022

Day 2: 25 May 2022

Sydney

2 x 1 day workshop

23 Feb 2022 09:00 - 17:00
24 Feb 2022 09:00 - 17:00

Venue:

The Vibe Hotel

111 Goulburn Street

Sydney NSW 2000

Day 1: 23 February 2022

Day 2: 24 February 2022

Online

6 x 2 hour weekly online workshops

4:00pm - 6:00pm AEDT

16 Feb 2022 16:00 - 18:00
23 Feb 2022 16:00 - 18:00
02 Mar 2022 16:00 - 18:00
09 Mar 2022 16:00 - 18:00
16 Mar 2022 16:00 - 18:00
23 Mar 2022 16:00 - 18:00


Workshop 1: 16 February 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm AEDT

Workshop 2: 23 February 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm AEDT

Workshop 3: 02 March 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm AEDT

Workshop 4: 09 March 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm AEDT

Workshop 5: 16 March 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm AEDT

Workshop 6: 23 March 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm AEDT


Geelong

2 x 1 day workshop

25 Nov 2021 09:00 - 17:00
26 Nov 2021 09:00 - 17:00

Venue:

Geelong Library & Heritage Centre

51 Little Malop St

Geelong VIC 3220

Day 1: 25 November 2021

Day 2: 26 November 2021

Online (UK timezone)

6 x 2 hour weekly online workshops

4:00pm - 6:00pm GMT

23 Feb 2022 16:00 - 18:00
02 Mar 2022 16:00 - 18:00
09 Mar 2022 16:00 - 18:00
16 Mar 2022 16:00 - 18:00
23 Mar 2022 16:00 - 18:00
30 Mar 2022 16:00 - 18:00


Workshop 1: 23 February 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm GMT

Workshop 2: 02 March 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm GMT

Workshop 3: 09 March 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm GMT

Workshop 4: 16 March 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm GMT

Workshop 5: 23 March 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm GMT

Workshop 6: 30 March 2022 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm BST


Sydney

2 x 1 day workshop

24 May 2022 09:00 - 17:00
25 May 2022 09:00 - 17:00

Venue details will be confirmed via email 2-3 weeks before the workshop start date

Day 1: 24 May 2022

Day 2: 25 May 2022

Melbourne

2 x 1 day workshop

25 Nov 2021 09:00 - 17:00
26 Nov 2021 10:00 - 17:00

Venue:

Karstens

123 Queen Street

Melbourne

VIC 3000

Day 1: 25 November 2021

Day 2: 26 November 2021

Melbourne

2 x 1 day workshop

24 May 2022 09:00 - 17:00
25 May 2022 09:00 - 17:00

Venue:

Karstens

123 Queen Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

Day 1: 24 May 2022

Day 2: 25 May 2022

Melbourne

2 x 1 day workshop

23 Feb 2022 09:00 - 17:00
24 Feb 2022 09:00 - 17:00

Venue:

Karstens

123 Queen Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

Day 1: 23 February 2022

Day 2: 24 February 2022

Online Intensive

6 x 2 hour online workshops

8:00am - 10:00am and 11:00am - 1:00pm over 3 days

12 Jan 2022 08:00 - 13:00
13 Jan 2022 08:00 - 13:00
14 Jan 2022 08:00 - 13:00


Workshop 1: 12 January 2022 - 8:00am - 10:00am AEDT

Workshop 2: 12 January 2022 - 11:00am - 1:00pm AEDT

Workshop 3: 13 January 2022 - 8:00am - 10:00am AEDT

Workshop 4: 13 January 2022 - 11:00am - 1:00pm AEDT

Workshop 5: 14 January 2022 - 8:00am - 10:00am AEDT

Workshop 6: 14 January 2022 - 11:00am - 1:00pm AEDT


Darwin

2 x 1 day workshop

03 Mar 2022 08:30 - 16:00
04 Mar 2022 08:30 - 16:00


Day 1: 03 March 2022

Day 2: 04 March 2022

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