Short certification course for Sport Coach Mentoring

Short certification course for Sport Coach Mentoring

Are you an experienced sport coach and have a passion for sport?  With the growth of the sport industry, and the increase in demand for talent, it is becoming increasingly important for senior sport coaches to have the necessary professional skills to become effective coach mentors.

In this course, coaches will enhance their coaching and mentoring skills, learn to be more effective as a change agent, and explore self-awareness - including one’s own personal leadership potential and how to influence others.

Engage in discussion with academic and industry experts, while you explore issues and learn in a collaborative, personalised and nuanced way.

In addition, you can receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) credit. The academic credit earned from this course is equal to one unit of undergraduate study!

Course Snapshot

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Course Duration

Two days over the weekend

Online Learning

Not available, in-person attendance is required.
About the instructor
Dr. Gareth Jones has been immersed in leadership training and development programs for senior leaders in both schools and businesses. This includes delivering coaching and mentoring courses both in education settings and in high-performance sports contexts. Dr. Jones has also acted as a personal coach/mentor to international coaches for Sports Coach UK while working as a consultant to the Rugby Football Union and the English Football Association.

Intakes

18 March 2023
19 March 2023

FEE-Help

FEE-HELP is not available for this course.

Cost: $950 or $800 for partners and alumni.

Study Mode

Face to face

Transfer Credit

You can receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) credit. The academic credit earned from this course is equal to one unit of undergraduate study.

Course Overview

An overview of the  Short certification course for Sport Coach Mentoring

In this course, coaches will enhance their coaching and mentoring skills, learn to be more effective as a change agent, and explore self-awareness – including one’s own personal leadership potential and how to influence others.

Engage in discussion with academic and industry experts, while you explore issues and learn in a collaborative, personalised and nuanced way.

Course Structure

  • Principles of effective leadership
  • Leadership styles
  • Leadership competencies and emotional intelligence
  • Principles of effective coaching and mentoring
  • Coach/mentor models, effective listening/questioning
  • Transactional analysis
  • Facilitating change and self-reflection
  • Personal and institutional change
  • Empowering others to take responsibility/delegation/handling difficult conversations.

Course Outcomes

Discover where the Short certification course for Sport Coach Mentoring can take you.

This is a microcredential, short certification course, that will allow you to build industry-relevant skills at a university level.

Once you complete this course, you will receive a certificate of completion.

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