UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN (UCT)

Foundations of Executive Coaching online short course

Course starts 22 February 2018

Course information

Registration Closes:
16 February 2018
Course Starts:
22 February 2018
Length:
12 weeks online
Effort:
7 hours per week
Price:
ZAR R18,900Options Available
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Course Information

Registration Closes:
16 February 2018
Course Starts:
22 February 2018
Length:
12 weeks online
Effort:
7 hours per week
Price:
University:
University of Cape Town (UCT)
Language:
English

Introduction

Only 13% of employees worldwide are engaged at work. But 65% of employees from companies with strong business coaching cultures rate themselves as highly engaged.1

Do you want to make this kind of impact on your workplace culture by stepping into the role of executive coach?

Whether you’re looking to move into a business coaching position, already work in an executive coaching role, or work in a related field such as HR or talent management, this online business coaching course will grow your leadership abilities; enhance your knowledge of corporate culture; and help you refine the way you approach executive coaching.

1Source: forbes.com

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What will set you apart

After taking this executive coaching course, you’ll be equipped to:

  • Engage in professional coaching relationships, by developing your own coaching model through practical coaching sessions with a designated coaching partner
  • Impact the performance and productivity of a team, by facilitating the development of leadership skills and competencies
  • Apply for jobs in the field of executive coaching with a certificate backed by the University of Cape Town to formalise your skills

Course curriculum

This online coaching course is designed to give you the practical skills and expertise to become the best business coach. With a personalised and supported framework, you’ll study in your own time, guided by industry experts and a dedicated support team. Here’s what you’ll cover:

  • Orientation Module: Welcome to your Online Campus
  • Course Module 1: Introduction to executive coaching
  • Course Module 2: Understanding clients, sponsors and stakeholders
  • Course Module 3: Building relationships and setting goals
  • Course Module 4: Assessment, feedback and development planning
  • Course Module 5: The importance of dialogue and storytelling
  • Course Module 6: The coaching partnership
  • Course Module 7: Coaching for leadership
  • Course Module 8: Catering for differences
  • Course Module 9: Being an internal coach
  • Course Module 10: Closure of the coaching engagement
  • Course Module 11: Professionalism and responsibility
  • Course Module 12: Putting it all together

Earn a certificate from the University of Cape Town (UCT)

On completion of this executive coaching course you’ll earn a certificate from a top-tier university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to set yourself apart from the rest and get recognised in the job market.
Disclaimer: The visual representation of the certificate here serves as an exemplar, and may be subject to change at the discretion of the University.

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Your teaching team

At GetSmarter, we improve lives through better education. One of the ways that we achieve this is by bringing rich industry context to an academic environment through our expert facilitation and engagement. We work with university faculty and industry experts to provide a practical, industry lens on the world's leading university subjects.

Readiness test

This Readiness Test will help you assess your preparedness for this course by asking you a few quick questions relating to time management, technological requirements, your expectations, and the subject matter level - to help you confirm that this online course is the right fit for you.

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When do I start?

Our next available short course starts 22 February 2018.

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