This course highlights the importance of a strong coaching relationship. It describes how to establish rapport with your coachee by showing interest, finding common ground, and matching your coachee's demeanor and language. In addition, the course covers ways to develop a positive coaching relationship, including letting coachees act autonomously and take responsibility, and helping them to learn and develop.

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This online course forms part of the SkillsNet short course suite.

Learning objectives

  • Recognise how to build rapport with a coachee
  • Build rapport with a coachee in a given situation
  • Recognise how to develop a positive coaching relationship with a coachee


Managers who need and want to develop their business coaching skills.

60 Minutes

365 Days