Emirates News Agency – Abu Dhabi School of Government launches ‘Coaching Skills Certificate’ program

ABU DHABI, 11th November, 2021 (WAM) — The Abu Dhabi School of Government (ADSG), a human skills building platform in the emirate, has launched the Coaching Skills Certificate program, which aims to provide Abu Dhabi Government managers and leaders with the basic coaching skills to lead colleagues and team members to drive performance and career conversations.

By developing skills in a safe, expert-guided environment, the program will enable participants to communicate effectively and confidently across cultures.

Held virtually, the program lasts three days and contributes 12 hours towards obtaining accreditation from the International Federation of Coaches. As part of the program, participants will learn how to help their colleagues and team members define what they want, set goals based on their values, and support them in their personal and professional development.

Mohamed Gheyath, Acting Director General of ADSG, said: “We look forward to welcoming the talented managers and leaders of the Government of Abu Dhabi to this program as it will enhance their communication and management skills, while allowing them to drive and transform performance. culture in their workplace. »

He added: “The development of this program is driven by our passion to facilitate access to learning and the development of Abu Dhabi’s human capital, and we strongly implore those in management and leadership positions in to participate. At ADSG, we believe that people are integral to the continued success and growth of this country, and we are committed to continually investing in programs and certifications that will upskill Abu Dhabi’s workforce. on a whole new level. »

The Coaching Skills Certificate program will also enhance participants’ abilities to integrate coaching and training skills into local work environments and settings. The program can be completed alongside other ADSG development programs.

To date, ADSG has created and developed over 23 programs, which equip and empower Abu Dhabi employees with the skills and expertise to navigate future and current job markets.