Course Description

“Coaching is the new management”. Across every industry, the skills related to developing the gifts and talents of others is quickly becoming the most important role needed to build great workplaces. In this workshop, we’ll learn the difference between a coach, manager, consultant and therapist, helping participants clearly define how to bring out the brightest and best in the people around them.

Learner Outcomes

We’ll address:

  • The role and objective of great coaching.
  • Methods, skill and tools that help the coaching process to occur.
  • Helpful exercises that facilitate application to the participant's own context.
  • Knowledge of coaching certification, regulation and its role in contemporary workplaces.


For more information contact the Faculty of Social Work Professional Development office:

Email: fswprofessionaldevelopment@wlu.ca
Kitchener: 519-884-0710 ext. 5234
Milton: 519-884-0710 ext. 5235
Online: 519-884-0710 ext. 5235

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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Section Title
How People Grow: Coaching Skills and Techniques April Milton
Workshop Remote
W, Th
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Apr 21, 2021 to Apr 22, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Workshop Remote  
Course Fee(s)
Registration Fee non-credit $330.00
Section Notes

Raechel Pefanis, MDiv, MSW, RSW, PCC-ICF

For our 2020/2021 program, all in-person workshops are being live streamed through Zoom. Once the pandemic restrictions have been lifted, these workshops will once again be held in person at our Milton location at 555 Industrial Drive.

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