Diploma in Personal and Leadership Coaching

The Diploma in Personal and Leadership Coaching run by Total Focus is an intensive coaching programme designed to give participants the skills, knowledge and practical ability to coach on a personal and professional level. This Diploma leads to a professional coaching accreditation through the LBCAI (Life and Business Association of Ireland) and a nationally recognised leadership award through QQI.

Contents include:

  • What is coaching?
  • Understanding the process of coaching
  • Interpret and decode values and beliefs
  • Practice effective listening skills
  • Explore the principles, theory and methods of coaching
  • Design a coaching agreement
  • Comprehend the differences / similarities between personal (life) and leadership (executive) coaching
  • Compare and contrast leaders and leadership
  • Comprehending the links between coaching and NLP, CBT, EQ and Neuro Science  
  • Recognising and implementing the ethics of coaching
  • Demonstrating and applying the art of coaching in an experiential coaching environment
  • Develop a toolkit of coaching tools and techniques

This takes place in an environment of supportive yet challenging adult learning using real coaching practices.


Who should attend?

Managers, HR professionals, supervisors and team leaders

Professionals who wish to become coaches or add coaching to their skill-set

Personnel involved in organisational development

Participants interested in powerful self development



9 weekends October 2018 – June 2019

Sat & Sun 13th & 14th October
Sat & Sun 10th & 11th November
Sat & Sun 08th & 09th December
 Sat & Sun 19th & 20th January 2019   
Sat & Sun 23rd & 24th February 2019
Sat & Sun 30th & 31St March 2019
Sat & Sun 13th & 14th April 2019
Sat & Sun 18th & 19th May 2019
Sat & Sun 15th & 16th June 2019



The diploma takes place in the Stillorgan area of South County Dublin


Your investment

€2,995 per participant: €2,600 if deposit is paid prior to the 20th September 2018

Deposit of €300.00 is required to secure your place on the Diploma  

It is possible to avail of monthly interest free instalment arrangements, please contact Total Focus



Contact Maeve on 085 735 4446 or training@totalfocus.ie for further details and to arrange a no obligations meeting to find out more….


Maeve Finch of Total Focus

Maeve began coaching in 2003 and is a master coach with the LBCAI. She has been working in both the public and the private sector delivering coaching, training and facilitation programmes. In addition Maeve holds the following academic qualifications:

MSc in Work & Organisational Behaviour

BA in Business

Higher Diploma in Supervision (for the helping professions)

Diploma in Coaching

NLP Practitioner

Diploma in Human Resources

Diploma in Training and Development

Life and Business Coaching Assocaition of Ireland