Workshops

Agile Coaching

Coaching as Powerful Leadership

Experience coaching when you’re ready to:

  • Increase your own self-awareness and emotional intelligence so that you can help others do the same
  • Expand your own leadership range
  • Grow other leaders
  • Coach teams toward high performance

Course Description

Agile Coaching: Coaching Individuals and Teams provides leaders and agile coaches with the necessary mindset, skills and capabilities to effectively coach others toward higher performance. These leaders and coaches will also greater adaptive capacity and collaboration within their teams.

Learning the skills of coaching and mentoring individuals is emphasized. Next steps inside this workshop take those skills to the next level: coaching teams.

The journey to high performance
We will focus on coaching the journey to high performance (task), as well as understanding team development (relationships).Additionally, we’ll be looking to inspire commitment that produces repeatable and sustainable results.

Are you ready?
This program is designed for those who want to enhance the skills of helping others learn and grow. Whether you hold authority over your teams, or merely the responsibility of helping your team create results, this workshop will help you navigate the complexities of collaboration, and even lessen the use of authority to get work done.

Why Learn Coaching Skills?

Coaching as Leadership
Coaching is one of the most powerful forms of leadership, especially in an organization looking to embrace an agile mindset.

With your new coaching skills you will:

  • Overcome complex obstacles in performance and work
  • Develop your own leadership
  • Improve engagement, morale, satisfaction and retention
  • Boost productivity and performance
  • Develop other leaders who can tackle complex challenges together

…and your Team will:

  • Build confidence in their own capabilities
  • Feel supported and empowered by their leaders
  • Experience fulfillment and satisfaction in solving their own challenges
  • Develop their own leadership capabilities

Objectives

  • Nurture and mentor staff to mastery of their skill or craft
  • Explore and apply a model for coaching and mentoring conversations and be able to distinguish between coaching and mentoring conversations and know when to use which
  • Practice coaching skills in one on one and small group conversations
  • Guide others to make intentional and empowered choices to achieve desired objectives
  • Create shared commitment to and engagement in support of the chosen actions
  • Mentor others toward a specific area of expertise, based on experience with the subject matter
  • Coach the journey to team high performance
  • Explore the unique characteristics of an Agile team
  • Work with the team as a holistic integrated system
  • Uncover and effectively resolve team conflict, resistance and dysfunction

Topics Covered for Coaching and Mentoring Individuals:

  • The coaching stance
  • The coaching conversation arc
  • Professional coaching skills including: Presence, Trust and Accountability, Articulation, Listening, Questions, Feedback, Acknowledging
  • The mentoring model
  • The mentoring conversation arc
  • Coaching and mentoring as leadership skills

Topics Covered for Coaching Teams:

  • The team coaching model
  • Understanding team development
  • Setting up the team environment
  • Coaching the journey toward high performance
  • Characteristics of an agile team
  • Empowerment as a leadership skill
  • Change for individuals and teams
  • Interventions at the team level
  • Teaching agile practices
  • Handling organizational impediments
  • Surfacing and working with team conflict, resistance and dysfunction
  • Building your model for leadership – Discerning when to teach, coach, mentor, facilitate and lead

Course Materials

You'll receive:

Full color spiral bound coaching and mentoring concepts guide

A ring-bound 200 card deck of Powerful Questions

Certifications:

ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Coaching Certification (ICP-ACC)
Participants who successfully complete this course are eligible to receive this ICAgile certification. In order to receive the certification participants must attend the full course (not missing more than 1 hour of class time).

32 PMI PDU’s

Recommended Pre-Courses:

Completion of the Agile Team Facilitation or similar facilitation course is recommended, but not mandatory.

Training Event Includes:

  • 3 days focused training
  • Breakfast and lunch; all-day beverages and snacks
  • Training Supplies
  • Access to the TeamCatapult Resource Hub

Total Cost:

  • $1,800 Early bird price
  • $2,200 Regular

 

If you are interested in a private in-house class or would like to be contacted when the next class is scheduled, please contact us at info@teamcatapult.com

  • The October class is scheduled for the Kansas City Metro Area.

Dates

October 24th, 2018

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