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Everyday Conflict Coaching

22 June 2022
8:30am - 3:30pm

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Southside Presbyterian Church
30 McKechnie Drive
QLD

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Everyday Conflict Coaching

The purpose of conflict coaching training is to equip you to help others resolve conflict and reconcile relationships without your direct involvement in the conflict. This first course is aimed at the kinds of everyday conflicts and conversations we have with friends, family members, colleagues and others.

Our presenters

Ashley Saunders

 

Ashley Saunders  

Ashley Saunders has seen the destructive side of conflict - as Solicitor and Pastor; and has also seen conflict redeemed to God's glory. Now Australian CEO of Christian aid and advocacy ministry, Barnabas Fund, he has acted as a mediator and trainer for PeaceWise since 2010 and deeply believes in the power of biblical peacemaking. Ashley was admitted as a Solicitor in NSW in 1983 and prior to becoming a pastor, he also served as a lecturer in aspects of Contract and Industrial Law, and as an alderman.

Bronwynne Greenway

Bronwynne has been involved with PeaceWise since 2010 working as a coach, mediator and trainer. She has a passion for helping people reconcile with God and each other, whether in marriages, families, schools, ministries or business.  Bronwynne is a trained counsellor, and also works in lay ministry and has experienced the pain of conflict handled poorly. She loves to train organisations in Biblical principles that deepen an individual's understanding of conflict, and give them a structure and confidence to step towards challenges, being reminded of how God loves us in our mess as He seeks to restore us.

Bronwynne loves hanging out with her adult kids, their partners and Stuart, her husband and sidekick of now 33 yrs, generally around great food, with all being foodies.  She loves entertaining and welcoming people, travelling to far away places, laughing and when there is a spare moment to read a good novel.

Description

In this training, aimed at the kinds of everyday conflicts and conversations we have with friends, family members, colleagues and neighbours, you will:

  • learn how Personal Peacemaking principles learnt in earlier courses can be used in conflict coaching

  • discover a simple 4-part process to help someone respond to a conflict they are facing

  • consider the character elements of a good conflict coach

  • explore listening skills and the role of good questions

  • learn how to gently probe deeper to explore the role of the human heart

  • see ways to use Scripture to speak to the heart

  • equip someone to have difficult conversations

  • have the opportunity to put it into practice!

For persons such as those in full time pastoral ministry, teachers or lawyers, if the content of the training is relevant to your professional development or continuing accreditation or education requirements you may claim one 'unit' for each hour of attendance, subject to the rules of the relevant programme. 

Book with safety!  100% refund if training is postponed due to COVID-19 impact

Prerequisites

Please note: this course requires having done the traditional Personal Peacemaking or the Everyday Peacemaking course.

Special offers

Please note early bird discounts are automatically applied to tickets purchased at least 2 months prior to the event. Concession and repeat delegate discounts are applied at checkout. Please note reduced rates cannot be combined. 

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Cancellation policy

Please note our cancellation policy:

  • Up to one month before the course – $25 admin fee

  • From 1 month to 1 week before the 1st day of training – 50% of the fee will be refunded.

  • Within one week before the course – no refund will be given*

  • 100% refund if the training has to be postponed due to covid-19

* For serious illness or emergency, a fee credit will be supplied to be used within 1 year. Registrants are responsible for registering for future training with credit supplied.

Registrations close 2 business days prior to the training (minimal pre-work).

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Covid-19 Information

PeaceWise will continue to comply with all current Commonwealth and State/Territory government health requirements for all in-person training events. All trainers and others who will be present at the training event on behalf of PeaceWise will have returned a negative result to a Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) the evening before the training day. If a PeaceWise person returns a positive RAT, PeaceWise will endeavour to have an alternative person/s run the activity, and if this is not possible, the event will be postponed or cancelled, as appropriate.

What people are saying

"Fabulous course. Great framework for understanding a biblical foundation for peacemaking. I love that the material caters for a range of learners."

Tanya
training attendee

"It was great to see so clearly that the gospel was driving every aspect of the course."

Mark
training attendee