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Co-Active Fundamentals

A powerful introduction to the foundational techniques and skills of Co-Active coaching.
Prerequisite: None

Co-Active Fundamentals

Co-Active Fundamentals is the introduction to the Co-Active Model and the first course in the Co-Active Coach Training series. This course provides hands-on training to let you experience the powerful coaching skills and communication techniques of Co-Active coaching.  With a focus on experiential participation, you have numerous opportunities to coach and receive feedback on your newly acquired skills.

There is no prerequisite for participation in this course. It can be taken stand-alone and is recommend to anyone interested in using coaching skills in their current profession, or seeking practical systems for managing relationships with others, even if your goal is not to become a professional coach.

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The Experience

Participants are introduced to the Co-Active Model, with a focus on experiential learning rather than traditional lectures or slides. You will have numerous opportunities to practice coaching and receive feedback on your newly acquired skills. At the end of the course, you will have a clear idea about how coaching could fit into your life, and your communication and relationship skills can improve.

What You’ll Learn

The Co-Active Model

The power of the Co-Active Model and how it works.

Coaching Distinction

The difference between coaching, mentorship, and traditional leadership.

Communication Style

How to use the Co-Active Model to enhance your personal communication approach.

Designed Alliances

How to design effective relationship alliances with others to minimize miscommunications and align expectations.

3 Levels of Listening

How to use the three levels of listening—internal, focused, and global—to deepen your relationships.

Powerful Questions

How to use powerful questions in coaching conversations to acutely identify what really matters.

Coaching Agility

The communication, agility, and emotional capabilities necessary to help others see their own potential as leaders.

Utilizing Coaching

How over 62,000 coaches and leaders use Co-Active Coaching to be more aware, connected, creative, and successful.

I’ve attended many professional development courses during my long career, and feel that CTI Fundamentals was the best course I have taken to date. The content was beneficial on a business and personal level. Wow doesn’t begin to express how I feel!

Debra Jones

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The best investment in you

We want you to be completely comfortable with your decision to embark on Co-Active training journey.  If you are not completely satisfied after completing all scheduled days of Co-Active Fundamentals we will refund 100% of your money back.


Prerequisite: None

Co-Active Fundamentals

Step 2: Co-Active Coach Training

After completing Co-Active Fundamentals, the next step is Co-Active Coach Training.

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