Learning Programs

Building Coaching Competency: Coaching Collaboratives

A Learning Program for NYC Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Professionals

About Building Coaching Competency: Coaching Collaboratives

The Coaching Collaboratives are a follow up to the Building Coaching Competency (BCC) learning program designed to support supervisors and managers as they integrate coaching into their supervisory practice. These workshops give learners the opportunity to practice coaching, meet with colleagues to discuss successes in coaching, and gain support on how to continue to implement coaching in the workplace.

Who Should Attend?

Any child welfare and juvenile justice supervisors and managers who have completed the Building Coaching Competency learning program should attend this program.

Benefits of the Program

The Coaching Collaboratives allow participants to strengthen their coaching skills and gain proficiency in using the coach approach. The Collaboratives are designed to:

  • Increase confidence in using the six coaching skills and mastering the coaching process.
  • Create a coaching community among child welfare and juvenile justice supervisors and managers.
  • Bolster an individual’s commitment to using the coach approach and support a coaching culture across all sectors of child welfare and juvenile justice.

Course Prerequisites

Prior to attending this course, learners are required to have completed:

  • All components of the two-day instructor-led Building Coaching Competency learning program OR the one-day instructor-led Building Coaching Competency for Administrators learning program.

Course Components

The Coaching Collaborative is an interactive two-hour workshop where learners will have the opportunity to engage in a variety of discussions, activities, and practice sessions that will promote and support the integration of coaching as part of supervision. Ongoing support after the workshop includes, but is not limited, to on-site technical assistance and ongoing check-ins to support staff with implementation of the coach approach.

Continuing Education Units

There are no CEUs associated with this course.

“I learned that coaching is an ongoing life skill that can always be utilized.”

—Building Coaching Competency: Coaching Collaboratives Participant

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