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Workplace Coaching - a Coaching-Based Approach for Managers and Leaders


  • Pyle Center 702 Langdon Street Madison, WI, 53706 United States (map)

Coaching is a powerful approach to performance management and human development that enhances employee engagement, helps achieve higher levels of productivity, and creates empowered cultures. Together, we will explore how we can build strong coaching-based relationships within the workplace; use a coaching-based approach to develop teams and individuals; and specific tools and formats that allow us to coach effectively within the workplace.

As a student in the Workplace Coaching Certificate program, you will:

  • Increase your ability to be present with others

  • Increase your Emotional Intelligence

  • Learn new ways of listening - to what’s being said, and what isn’t being said

  • Develop your ability to ask great questions

  • Gain skills to help others problem solve more effectively

  • Learn how to empower others to a higher level of self-accountability

Learning outcomes: as a result of attending this program, you will:

  • Deepen relationships with team members

  • Support high-performing individuals and teams

  • Learn how to cultivate an environment of engagement and collaboration

  • Gain specific tools and templates that you can apply toward a coaching-based approach

  • Learn to coach in the moment - acknowledging that oftentimes in the workplace, we are having coaching conversations in a fast paced environment or between meetings.

  • Deliver feedback that is effective, helpful, and actionable

  • Gain confidence as a coach and a manager


NEW four-day Coaching Certificate

What: The Workplace Coaching Certificate (WCC) is a new certificate designed to train managers/supervisors, team leaders, and human resource professionals to use coaching as a performance management style that motivates others to take responsibility for their growth and reach important goals.

When: Module 1: Oct 2-3, 2019; Module 2: Oct. 23-24, 2019 | 9am to 3:45pm

Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison

Who should attend: Leaders, managers, and HR professionals who want to add coaching skills to their tool kit and motivate work performance through employee engagement.

Cost: $1,900; gov’t/nonprofit* $1,300. Lunch included.
*This rate is available to nonprofit and public sector organizations, government agencies, and nonprofit educational institutions. For questions about eligibility, please contact the program director.

Credit hours: 24 instructional hours; 2.4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)


Earlier Event: July 18
Aliveness at Work (CultureCon 2019)
Later Event: October 17
Achieving Alchemy Madison