Metanoeo Academy Accredited Award in Community Life Coaching
If you want to develop your skills to help other people move forward in life, this is the course for you. This course will enable you to discover and practice some of the key theories and skills of life coaching. Our unique programme has been designed to take an approach often reserved for executives, and re-focus its use for people who are marginalised, disadvantaged, troubled and troublesome.
Our training is fully accredited by the Association for Coaching and includes student membership of the association. Upon qualifying, you will be eligible to apply for full membership of the Association as a professional life coach.
Core training package course content:
Module 1 - Communication Fundamentals: Session 1 - Verbal communication; Session 2 - Non-verbal communication; Session 3 - Listening and giving feedback; Session 4 – Developing assertiveness
Module 2 - Coaching Fundamentals: Session 1 - Understanding coaching; Session 2 - Exploring the GROW model; Session 3 - Using powerful questions; Session 4 - Practical ethics
Module 3 – Engaging Values, Beliefs and Spirituality: Session 1 – Identity; Session 2 – Reconciliation; Session 3 – Creativity; Session 4 – Resilience
Module 4 – Developing a Personal Coaching Style: Session 1 – Coaching models 1; Session 2 – Coaching models 2; Session 3 – Engaging your own journey; Session 4 – Creating a personal synthesis
How will I study and how will I be assessed?
You will need to attend all 4 day sessions. Sessions are interactive with space for reflection and practice. You will be encouraged to link the session content with your experience and read suggested texts outside of the course. Formative assessment and feedback takes place during the sessions in an informal manner and through the learners own reflective log. Summative feedback is given through peer observation and two reflective essays. Dates for the sessions are:
Module 1: 2nd Dec 16; 09:00 - 13:00
Module 2: 9th Dec 16; 09:00 - 13:00
Module 3: 6th Jan 17; 09:00 - 13:00
Module 4: 13th Jan 17: 09:00 - 13:00
Metanoeo Guild membership
As part of your training package you will receive a one year membership of the Metanoeo Guild giving you free access to two continued professional development events, two copies of the Metanoeo learning journal Discover and bi-monthly group-supervision events. Guild membership also provides a support network of like-minded people for co-working opportunities. You will also receive one years student membership of the Association for Coaching.