Summer/Fall 2014 Coach Certification Classes

We are very excited to announce that TCN will be hosting all three coach certification classes this summer and fall!

If you are interested in becoming a Certified Christian Leadership Coach through Thrive Church Network and Coach Approach Ministries, please plan to sign up for one (or all) of the following classes. Anyone is invited to register including persons living outside of Illinois. Courses count toward a coach-in-training's CAM certification and International Coaching Federation credentialing. Please note that class 501 is a prerequisite class for either 502 or 503.

Please plan to register for all classes via our online registration form.

Class 501 | Foundations of Christian Coaching

Date & Location: September 11-12, Meadowbrook Community Church, Champaign, IL

Cost: $200 (course fee)

Class Description: Class 501 provides students a basic foundation for understanding and practicing coaching. Topics covered include: core coaching skills, coaching conversation model, the Biblical basis for coaching, and how students can use coaching in their ministries or workplace.

Class 502 | Establishing a Dynamic Coaching Relationship

Date & Location: September 22-23, Lake Williamson Christian Center, Carlinville, IL

Cost: $200 (course fee)

Class Description: This course will focus on creating a dynamic coaching relationship by understanding how to develop a professional coaching relationship. Focus will be given to increasing credibility through communicating awareness of intent and impact. The coach will also build the skills of helping the person being coached (PBC) orient around areas of strengths and high performance patterns. This course will introduce the coach to ethical issues in coaching and establishing a coaching practice.

Class 503 | Coaching for Change, Transition and Transformation

Date & Location: September 24-25, Lake Williamson Christian Center, Carlinville, IL

Cost: $200 (course fee)

Class Description: This course provides students the knowledge and skills necessary for coaching people and groups through change. Attention is given to understanding different types of change, how to support people going through transitions, and how to use coaching to initiate positive change.