Teaching and Learning 

Chaired by Penny Crisfield (United Kingdom)

The formation of this group is a response to the acknowledgement that Coach Developers are the critical success factor for delivery effective of quality coach education. From this perspective, the objectives of the group is to help further coaching development in the area of teaching and learning by looking at how we develop those people who contribute to the development of coaches. In order to do this, the group:

  • Discussed the most effective methodologies to use when training tutors/facilitators
  • Defined what is meant by Quality Coach Development
  • Reviewed current research and agreed on common terminology

In future meetings the group will:

  • Develop guidelines for the selection, training, support and professional development of Coach Developers
  • Develop career, qualification and professional development pathways for Coach Developers
  • Share and describe good coach developer practice in teaching methods and coach trainingIdentify the quality improvement standards and measurement processes

Download their report: Teaching and Learning Workgroup (pdf, 465 KB)

Coaching Council

The ECC is a formally established continental body for Europe of the International Council for Coaching Excellence.