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1. Managing Difficult Conversations: Work Your Way Through Tough Conversations

Whether it’s asking about a sensitive subject, telling someone they have broccoli in their teeth, or confronting a co-worker about their rude behavior, we all face difficult conversations from time to time. This course will give you a framework that you can use to help you work through tough situations.

This course will give you an eight-step process for a difficult conversation, as well as some things to consider when deciding to have the conversation (such as your desired outcome, the time and place, and how to stay safe). You’ll also learn how to speak persuasively, ask good questions, and listen actively.

At the end of this Managing Difficult Conversations course, you will be able to:

  • Define frame of reference.
  • Establish a positive intent and a desired outcome.
  • Use good communication skills during a conversation.
  • Draft a script for a difficult conversation.
  • Use specific steps to carry out a difficult conversation.
  • Access additional resources as required.
  • Maintain safety in a conversation.

2. Communication Strategies: Learn The Various Aspects Of Communication

Each day, we communicate with others through our spoken words, body language, and written communication. This course can show you how to make sure you’re sending the right message.

This course will teach you all about the various aspects of communication. You’ll learn about asking questions, probing for information, active listening, and body language. Supporting skills are also covered, such as self-esteem, building relationships with others, and assertiveness.

At the end of this Communication Strategies course, you will be able to:

  • Identify common communication problems that may be holding you back.
  • Develop skills to ask questions that give you information you need.
  • Learn what your non-verbal messages are telling others.
  • Develop skills to listen actively and empathetically to others.
  • Enhance your ability to handle difficult situations.
  • Deal with situations assertively.

3. Conflict Resolution - Dealing With Difficult People: Learn the Basics of Conflict Resolution 

Sometimes it seems like the world is full of difficult people. While it might seem that the easiest remedy is to lock yourself up at home and avoid people, we eventually have to pick up the phone or step outside and interact with someone. This course will give you practical tools to deal with difficult people.

In this Conflict Resolution: Dealing With Difficult People course, you will learn the benefits of conflict, techniques for getting to the heart of the matter, anger and stress management tips, and ways to improve your own attitude. You’ll also learn a practical three-step model that will help you resolve conflict in a positive manner.

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize how your own attitudes and actions affect others.
  • Find new and effective techniques for dealing with difficult people.
  • Learn some techniques for managing and dealing with anger.
  • Develop coping strategies for dealing with difficult people and difficult situations.

Receive Lifetime Access to Course Materials, so you can review at any time.

For comprehensive information on units of study click the units of study tab above.

This is an incredible opportunity to invest in yourself and your future, sharpen your training skills and learn what it takes to create your own success with Courses For Success Today!

Course Fast Facts:

  1. All courses are easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required per course
  3. Unlimited lifetime access to course materials
  4. Study as many courses as you want
  5. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  6. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  7. Certificates

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Receive Lifetime Access to Course Materials, so you can review at any time.

Managing Difficult Conversations  3 Course Bundle includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate in Managing Difficult Conversations Online Course

Session 1: Course Overview

  •     Learning Objectives
  •     Pre-Assignment
  •     Conversation #1
  •     Conversation #2

Session 2: Choosing to Have the Conversation

  •     Considering the Consequences
  •     Establishing Your Frame of Reference
  •     Tips and Tricks
  •     Establishing Positive Intent
  •     Making Connections
  •     Accepting People for People
  •     Planning What You Want
  •     Things to Ask Yourself
  •     A Note on Fairness

Session 3: Toolkit for Successful Conversations

  •     Managing Your Body Language
  •     Making Connections
  •     Speaking Persuasively
  •     A Story from Mark Twain
  •     Active Listening
  •     Responding to Feelings
  •     Reading Cues
  •     Demonstration Cues
  •     Tips for Becoming a Better Listener
  •     Asking Questions
  •     Making Connections
  •     Probing Techniques: Using Questions
  •     Probing Techniques: Pausing
  •     Probing Techniques: Using Reflection
  •     Probing Techniques: Paraphrasing
  •     Probing Techniques: Summary Questions
  •     The Probing Funnel

Session 4: Choosing the Time and Place

  •     Choosing the Time and Place

Session 5: Framework for Difficult Conversations

  •     Whats Your Purpose?
  •     Making Connections
  •     Steps for a Difficult Conversation
  •     Conversation Template

Session 6: Staying Safe

  •     Introduction
  •     Mutual Respect
  •     Common Ground
  •     Staying in Control
  •     When to Walk Away
  •     When Things Dont Work

Session 7: Testing the Waters

  •     Making Connections

Session 8: A Personal Action Plan

  •     Starting Point
  •     Where I Want to Go
  •     How I Will Get There

Course 2 - Certificate in Communication Strategies Online Course

Session 1: Course Overview

  • Learning Objectives
  • Pre-Assignment
  • Pre-Course Assessment

Session 2: Creating Positive Relationships

  • Ten Quick Wins
  • Making Connections
  • The Power of Words

Session 3: Growing Our Self-Awareness

  • Do You Question Your Competence?
  • Competence Questionnaire
  • Developing Confidence

Session 4: Communication Basics

  • Defining a Skilled Communicator
  • Making Connections

Session 5: Communication Barriers

  • Case Study: New Neighbors
  • Common Barriers
  • Applying the Answers
  • Being Mindful

Session 6: Asking Questions

  • Asking Good Questions
  • Types of Open-Ended Questions
  • Introduction to Probing
  • Probing Methods
  • Pushing My Buttons

Session 7: Listening Skills

  • Can You Hear Me?
  • How Do You Rate Your Listening Ability?
  • Active Listening Skills
  • Responding to Feelings
  • Reading Cues
  • Demonstration Cues
  • Tips for Becoming a Better Listener
  • What Is Said and What Is Heard
  • Communication Situations

Session 8: Body Language

  • What Do Our Bodies Say?
  • Tips and Tricks
  • Managing Your Messages
  • The Signals People Send
  • Gestures
  • Interpreting Gestures

Session 9: Communication Styles

  • Understanding Dichotomies
  • Making Connections
  • Advantages and Disadvantages
  • Dichotomies in Action
  • Step Two
  • Step Three

Session 10: Creating a Positive Self-Image

  • Seven Things People Determine from Your Appearance
  • Pre-Assignment Review
  • Self-Evaluation

Session 11: Frame of Reference

  • Your Frame of Reference
  • Suspending Belief
  • Techniques for the Workplace
  • Prepare, Prepare, Prepare
  • Testing Our Theories
  • Delivering Your Message
  • Be Direct
  • Assertiveness
  • Self-Attitude
  • Words to Watch Out For
  • Your Inner Self Talk
  • Persuasion
  • Thirty Ways to Persuade
  • Case Study: A Negative Image
  • I Messages
  • The Assertive Formula
  • Expressing Your No
  • The Persistent Response
  • Guidelines for Saying No

Session 12: A Personal Action Plan

  • Starting Point
  • Where I Want to Go
  • How I Will Get There

Course 3 - Certificate in Conflict Resolution - Dealing With Difficult People Online Course

Session 1: Course Overview

  • Learning Objectives
  • Pre-Assignment

 Session 2: Conflict as Communication

  • Understanding Conflict
  • Do We Have To Fight?
  • What is A Conflict?
  • How About Avoidance?
  • Self-Assessment
  • Initiating the Move

 Session 3: Benefits of Confrontation

  • To Talk or Not to Talk
  • Determining Your Involvement
  • Reciprocal Relationships
  • Pre-Assignment Review
  • Improving Relationships

 Session 4: Preventing Problems

  • The Importance of Empathy
  • Dangerous Misconceptions
  • How You Prevent Problems
  • Preventing Problems

 Session 5: Getting Focused

  • Getting to the Heart of the Matter
  • What's Missing?
  • Peeling to the Core
  • The Three F's
  • Facts
  • Frequency
  • Frustrated Relationship

 Session 6: Managing Anger

  • Coping Strategies
  • Expressing Anger
  • Dealing with Other People's Anger
  • Guidelines for Assertive Anger
  • Start Positively
  • Be Direct
  • Specify the Degree of Anger
  • Don't Accuse Others of Making You Angry
  • Share Your Feelings of Threat and Fear
  • Acknowledge Your Responsibility
  • Avoid Self-Put Downs
  • Self-Protective Techniques to Block Criticism

 Session 7: Dealing with Problems

  • Dealing with Problems
  • Working With the Suggestions
  • Explaining the Suggestions
  • Causes of Difficult Behavior
  • The Difficulty of Others
  • Dealing with Others

 Session 8: The Three-Step Conflict Resolution Model

  • The Three-Step Model
  • Research
  • Presentation
  • Presentation – What to Do
  • Take Action
  • Getting the Hang of Things

 Session 9: Practice Makes Pretty Good

  • Planning: Step 1 - Research
  • Planning: Step 2 - Presentation
  • Planning: Step 3 - Take Action

 Session 10: Changing Yourself

  • Negative vs. Positive Interactions
  • Negative Interaction
  • Positive Interaction
  • Take the Wheel!
  • Walking Away
  • Your Organization
  • Dealing with Negative Feelings
  • Put Yourself in Charge of You
  • Monitor Your Self-Talk
  • Be in Control
  • Work on Your Sense of Humor
  • Have a Support Team

 Session 11: Why Don't People Do What They Are Supposed To?

  • The Big Question
  • Answering the Question

 Session 12: De-Stress Options to Use When Things Get Ugly

  • Belly Breathing
  • Visualize
  • Music
  • Acupressure and Massages
  • Laughter
  • General Coping Thoughts When Things Get Messy

 Session 13: A Personal Action Plan

  • Starting Point
  • Where I Want to Go
  • How I Will Get There

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

About this Course

Get Managing Difficult Conversations, Communication Strategies and Conflict Resolution - Dealing With Difficult People in this Bundle

1. Managing Difficult Conversations: Work Your Way Through Tough Conversations

Whether it’s asking about a sensitive subject, telling someone they have broccoli in their teeth, or confronting a co-worker about their rude behavior, we all face difficult conversations from time to time. This course will give you a framework that you can use to help you work through tough situations.

This course will give you an eight-step process for a difficult conversation, as well as some things to consider when deciding to have the conversation (such as your desired outcome, the time and place, and how to stay safe). You’ll also learn how to speak persuasively, ask good questions, and listen actively.

At the end of this Managing Difficult Conversations course, you will be able to:

  • Define frame of reference.
  • Establish a positive intent and a desired outcome.
  • Use good communication skills during a conversation.
  • Draft a script for a difficult conversation.
  • Use specific steps to carry out a difficult conversation.
  • Access additional resources as required.
  • Maintain safety in a conversation.

2. Communication Strategies: Learn The Various Aspects Of Communication

Each day, we communicate with others through our spoken words, body language, and written communication. This course can show you how to make sure you’re sending the right message.

This course will teach you all about the various aspects of communication. You’ll learn about asking questions, probing for information, active listening, and body language. Supporting skills are also covered, such as self-esteem, building relationships with others, and assertiveness.

At the end of this Communication Strategies course, you will be able to:

  • Identify common communication problems that may be holding you back.
  • Develop skills to ask questions that give you information you need.
  • Learn what your non-verbal messages are telling others.
  • Develop skills to listen actively and empathetically to others.
  • Enhance your ability to handle difficult situations.
  • Deal with situations assertively.

3. Conflict Resolution - Dealing With Difficult People: Learn the Basics of Conflict Resolution 

Sometimes it seems like the world is full of difficult people. While it might seem that the easiest remedy is to lock yourself up at home and avoid people, we eventually have to pick up the phone or step outside and interact with someone. This course will give you practical tools to deal with difficult people.

In this Conflict Resolution: Dealing With Difficult People course, you will learn the benefits of conflict, techniques for getting to the heart of the matter, anger and stress management tips, and ways to improve your own attitude. You’ll also learn a practical three-step model that will help you resolve conflict in a positive manner.

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize how your own attitudes and actions affect others.
  • Find new and effective techniques for dealing with difficult people.
  • Learn some techniques for managing and dealing with anger.
  • Develop coping strategies for dealing with difficult people and difficult situations.

Receive Lifetime Access to Course Materials, so you can review at any time.

For comprehensive information on units of study click the units of study tab above.

This is an incredible opportunity to invest in yourself and your future, sharpen your training skills and learn what it takes to create your own success with Courses For Success Today!

Course Fast Facts:

  1. All courses are easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required per course
  3. Unlimited lifetime access to course materials
  4. Study as many courses as you want
  5. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  6. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  7. Certificates

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Receive Lifetime Access to Course Materials, so you can review at any time.

Managing Difficult Conversations  3 Course Bundle includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate in Managing Difficult Conversations Online Course

Session 1: Course Overview

  •     Learning Objectives
  •     Pre-Assignment
  •     Conversation #1
  •     Conversation #2

Session 2: Choosing to Have the Conversation

  •     Considering the Consequences
  •     Establishing Your Frame of Reference
  •     Tips and Tricks
  •     Establishing Positive Intent
  •     Making Connections
  •     Accepting People for People
  •     Planning What You Want
  •     Things to Ask Yourself
  •     A Note on Fairness

Session 3: Toolkit for Successful Conversations

  •     Managing Your Body Language
  •     Making Connections
  •     Speaking Persuasively
  •     A Story from Mark Twain
  •     Active Listening
  •     Responding to Feelings
  •     Reading Cues
  •     Demonstration Cues
  •     Tips for Becoming a Better Listener
  •     Asking Questions
  •     Making Connections
  •     Probing Techniques: Using Questions
  •     Probing Techniques: Pausing
  •     Probing Techniques: Using Reflection
  •     Probing Techniques: Paraphrasing
  •     Probing Techniques: Summary Questions
  •     The Probing Funnel

Session 4: Choosing the Time and Place

  •     Choosing the Time and Place

Session 5: Framework for Difficult Conversations

  •     Whats Your Purpose?
  •     Making Connections
  •     Steps for a Difficult Conversation
  •     Conversation Template

Session 6: Staying Safe

  •     Introduction
  •     Mutual Respect
  •     Common Ground
  •     Staying in Control
  •     When to Walk Away
  •     When Things Dont Work

Session 7: Testing the Waters

  •     Making Connections

Session 8: A Personal Action Plan

  •     Starting Point
  •     Where I Want to Go
  •     How I Will Get There

Course 2 - Certificate in Communication Strategies Online Course

Session 1: Course Overview

  • Learning Objectives
  • Pre-Assignment
  • Pre-Course Assessment

Session 2: Creating Positive Relationships

  • Ten Quick Wins
  • Making Connections
  • The Power of Words

Session 3: Growing Our Self-Awareness

  • Do You Question Your Competence?
  • Competence Questionnaire
  • Developing Confidence

Session 4: Communication Basics

  • Defining a Skilled Communicator
  • Making Connections

Session 5: Communication Barriers

  • Case Study: New Neighbors
  • Common Barriers
  • Applying the Answers
  • Being Mindful

Session 6: Asking Questions

  • Asking Good Questions
  • Types of Open-Ended Questions
  • Introduction to Probing
  • Probing Methods
  • Pushing My Buttons

Session 7: Listening Skills

  • Can You Hear Me?
  • How Do You Rate Your Listening Ability?
  • Active Listening Skills
  • Responding to Feelings
  • Reading Cues
  • Demonstration Cues
  • Tips for Becoming a Better Listener
  • What Is Said and What Is Heard
  • Communication Situations

Session 8: Body Language

  • What Do Our Bodies Say?
  • Tips and Tricks
  • Managing Your Messages
  • The Signals People Send
  • Gestures
  • Interpreting Gestures

Session 9: Communication Styles

  • Understanding Dichotomies
  • Making Connections
  • Advantages and Disadvantages
  • Dichotomies in Action
  • Step Two
  • Step Three

Session 10: Creating a Positive Self-Image

  • Seven Things People Determine from Your Appearance
  • Pre-Assignment Review
  • Self-Evaluation

Session 11: Frame of Reference

  • Your Frame of Reference
  • Suspending Belief
  • Techniques for the Workplace
  • Prepare, Prepare, Prepare
  • Testing Our Theories
  • Delivering Your Message
  • Be Direct
  • Assertiveness
  • Self-Attitude
  • Words to Watch Out For
  • Your Inner Self Talk
  • Persuasion
  • Thirty Ways to Persuade
  • Case Study: A Negative Image
  • I Messages
  • The Assertive Formula
  • Expressing Your No
  • The Persistent Response
  • Guidelines for Saying No

Session 12: A Personal Action Plan

  • Starting Point
  • Where I Want to Go
  • How I Will Get There

Course 3 - Certificate in Conflict Resolution - Dealing With Difficult People Online Course

Session 1: Course Overview

  • Learning Objectives
  • Pre-Assignment

 Session 2: Conflict as Communication

  • Understanding Conflict
  • Do We Have To Fight?
  • What is A Conflict?
  • How About Avoidance?
  • Self-Assessment
  • Initiating the Move

 Session 3: Benefits of Confrontation

  • To Talk or Not to Talk
  • Determining Your Involvement
  • Reciprocal Relationships
  • Pre-Assignment Review
  • Improving Relationships

 Session 4: Preventing Problems

  • The Importance of Empathy
  • Dangerous Misconceptions
  • How You Prevent Problems
  • Preventing Problems

 Session 5: Getting Focused

  • Getting to the Heart of the Matter
  • What's Missing?
  • Peeling to the Core
  • The Three F's
  • Facts
  • Frequency
  • Frustrated Relationship

 Session 6: Managing Anger

  • Coping Strategies
  • Expressing Anger
  • Dealing with Other People's Anger
  • Guidelines for Assertive Anger
  • Start Positively
  • Be Direct
  • Specify the Degree of Anger
  • Don't Accuse Others of Making You Angry
  • Share Your Feelings of Threat and Fear
  • Acknowledge Your Responsibility
  • Avoid Self-Put Downs
  • Self-Protective Techniques to Block Criticism

 Session 7: Dealing with Problems

  • Dealing with Problems
  • Working With the Suggestions
  • Explaining the Suggestions
  • Causes of Difficult Behavior
  • The Difficulty of Others
  • Dealing with Others

 Session 8: The Three-Step Conflict Resolution Model

  • The Three-Step Model
  • Research
  • Presentation
  • Presentation – What to Do
  • Take Action
  • Getting the Hang of Things

 Session 9: Practice Makes Pretty Good

  • Planning: Step 1 - Research
  • Planning: Step 2 - Presentation
  • Planning: Step 3 - Take Action

 Session 10: Changing Yourself

  • Negative vs. Positive Interactions
  • Negative Interaction
  • Positive Interaction
  • Take the Wheel!
  • Walking Away
  • Your Organization
  • Dealing with Negative Feelings
  • Put Yourself in Charge of You
  • Monitor Your Self-Talk
  • Be in Control
  • Work on Your Sense of Humor
  • Have a Support Team

 Session 11: Why Don't People Do What They Are Supposed To?

  • The Big Question
  • Answering the Question

 Session 12: De-Stress Options to Use When Things Get Ugly

  • Belly Breathing
  • Visualize
  • Music
  • Acupressure and Massages
  • Laughter
  • General Coping Thoughts When Things Get Messy

 Session 13: A Personal Action Plan

  • Starting Point
  • Where I Want to Go
  • How I Will Get There

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Course Duration: 18-22 Hours
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