As the demand for equity within organizations increases, we devised a unique solution to equip organizations and their external advisors with a system to implement equitable practices and policies in their work.
At Converge College, we are pleased to introduce a coaching certification to allow experienced non profit professionals and consultants to add to their existing skillsbase. The Coaching Certification program is a three-week certification that focuses on coaching leaders toward equity change, organizational management, and community engagement.
Under the Racial and Intersectional Equity (R.I.S.E.©) track, upon successful completion of certification program, leaders will:
Under the Power in Place© track, after weeks of modular courses and live trainings, consultants and leaders will be able to:
Successful certification completers may have the opportunity to serve as coaches for learners enrolled in Converge College’s future courses. Converge also plans to consider Certified Coaches for paid opportunities to serve client partners in the future.
The certification training will be delivered in a blended model that consists of self-study and weekly live interactive sessions via Zoom. Participants must attend all sessions to earn their certification.
The ideal participant is an experienced nonprofit professional or consultant who is seeking to add an additional income stream to their existing portfolio of services. This person is also well versed in two or more of the following areas of nonprofit management: organizational development, strategic planning, governance or human resources. In addition, this candidate has the capacity to provide equity training, support and coaching services.
The application timeline for the 2023 cohort of the Coach Certification for both Racial and Intersectional Equity (R.I.S.E.©) and Power in Place© is forthcoming. Please complete the interest form below to receive the announcement for the 2023 recruitment cycle.