September 2017

Engineering Better Team Member Performance with Coaching

Status: Advanced registration for this session is now closed. A limited number of on-site registrations will be accepted at the door.
Date: Friday, September 29, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM-8:30 AM: Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM-4:30 PM: Engineering Better Team Member Performance With Coaching
Location: The Listel Hotel 1300 Robson Street (Abstract Gallery) Vancouver, BC
Presenter: Russell Stratton
Bluegem Learning
Credit: 7 Formal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Early Bird Price Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member: $419.00 + GST = $439.95 until Sept 15, 2017

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: $519.00 + GST = $544.95

Non-Member Price: $519.00 + GST = $544.95

Student Member Price: $259.50 + GST = $272.48
Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by September 15, 2017 to proceed with this seminar. Please register early to avoid cancellation.
**All prices are subject to applicable taxes.
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Mastering the ability to bring the best in your people at work is critical to high performing project teams. Coaching your team members enhances their workplace productivity and level of engagement in performing the tasks at hand.

Every employee and contractor on your projects can reach a higher level of performance, including your average and best performers. What they need is a manager who can coach them, someone who can maximize their individual effectiveness on the job. Learn how to raise their potential and level of work performance and optimize the work being done by your team

Learning Outcomes

By participating in this session, participants will:
  • Learn how to proactively address costly and time consuming performance problems.
  • Strengthen their coaching skills so that they can delegate more tasks to their team and focus on more important responsibilities.
  • Learn how to use a COACH approach to boost productivity in their departments by helping their employees work smarter.

Workshop Overview

  • The foundations for becoming an effective coach.
  • Coaching roles, benefits, models, and applications.
  • Communication skills: listening, questioning, self-management, relationship building (e.g., creating rapport), and basic NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) techniques.
  • How to design effective working relationships and coaching partnerships.
  • Professional coaching tools to improve self-management, enhance communication, and change limiting beliefs.
  • How to incorporate professional coaching tools at work in a one to one coaching setting.

Intended Audience

  • Team Leaders
  • Project Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Managers

Benefits to you as an Individual

  • This course will give you an opportunity to experiment with, and practice different coaching techniques and styles.
  • You’ll get ongoing feedback to build your confidence and competence in coaching.
  • We’ll show you a wide range of methodologies that will give you the skills you need for different coaching situations and requirements.


Russell Stratton
Bluegem Learning

Russell is a Certified Trainer, Leadership Coach, and Speaker with a master’s degree in Human Resource Management; he has a passion for developing emerging leaders and those transitioning from first line to middle management, by building their capability and confidence using a blend of experiential and accelerated learning and workplace coaching. 

Having worked as both a Personnel Manager and Operational Manager he is able to help managers in both strategic and tactical levels and is highly skilled at diagnosing key organizational workforce learning and development problems, building consensus between stakeholders in complex organizations and ensuring clear objectives are agreed upon and projects managed to delivery. 

As a facilitator, speaker, and coach, Russell is able to help teams and individuals to maximize their leadership potential and become highly effective managers within whatever organization they find themselves in.

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