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Coaching for Excellence (G406)


Type: Online
Duration: 04:00 hours
Status: Archived

Leaders at all levels must be properly trained before they can confidently provide performance-based coaching to employees. This online self-paced course offers an introduction to the GROW Model for coaching and equips leaders at all levels to develop their leadership competencies through using a coaching approach. Participants will review the key concepts of performance-based coaching and will use coaching simulations to practise established methods that support coaching for excellence.

Topics include:

  • assessing and building on coaching and related leadership competencies
  • asking effective questions during coaching sessions
  • applying coaching competencies in a conversation
  • recognizing the influence of personal and organizational culture
  • applying coaching techniques for professional development


Originally created by the Department of National Defence, this course is now available to learners through the Canada School of Public Service.

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More about this course
  • Topics: Communication skills; Leadership; Personal and team development; Personal development
  • Community: Functional specialists; Managers; Supervisors
  • Business line: Transferable Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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