Essential Coaching Skills

Learn how to use your coaching skills as a manager and governance professional with this one-day introductory course. Central London.

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Being a governance professional can be challenging especially when managing a team or managing upwards. Coaching skills has proven to be the most effective way to motivate people and colleagues performances. The same skills can also be applied in other situations such as working with the board.

We have developed a 2-hour one-to-one coaching session which will enable you to focus on how coaching skills can support you as governance professional. You will complete a pre-course questionnaire, which will assist the trainer to address your unique challenges.

If you are new to management, want to develop colleagues to reach their full potential; find delegation and/or managing people anywhere in your organisation challenging, this bespoke session will equip you with the essential coaching skills needed.

What you get

By the end of the day you will understand:

  • What coaching is and why it is so effective
  • The variety of coaching skills and techniques available and how to put them into practice
  • The value of coaching skills within a governance context
  • How to practice using the skills in a safe environment

You will also receive:

  • A delegate pack containing notes and presentation slides
  • A Certificate to show you have attended the course
  • Six-month complimentary professional subscription to the Chartered Governance Institute (see below)
  • Six hours credit towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Your complimentary 6-month professional subscription

We support our attendees long after they complete the course. Your professional subscription includes a subscription to G+C Magazine, as well as access to briefings, discounts and our knowledge base.


Lesley Ward FCG

Lesley Ward FCG has been a chartered Governance Professional for 15 years. Whilst working as a company secretary she was introduced to the power of coaching to transform personal performance and subsequently trained in coaching techniques.

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£540 +VAT (Non-members)
£485 +VAT (Professional subscribers)
£430 +VAT (Members: The Chartered Governance Institute)
£370 +VAT (Students: The Chartered Governance Institute)

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Location: Saffron House, 6-10 Kirby St, London, EC1N 8TS


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   Saffron House, 6–10 Kirby Street, London, EC1N 8TS

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