Questioning with Curiosity

Designed as a practical guide for coaches at all levels as well as for mentors, leaders and anybody who would like to hone their questioning skills, Questioning with Curiosity has 100+ pages and contains 1000+ coaching questions mapped to the ICF Core Competencies.  Please click here to watch a short introductory video from Caroline Beckett.

The objectives of this Questioning with Curiosity resource are for you to:

  • Gain a clear understanding of what constitutes competency based questioning.
  • Develop a greater understanding of ICF core competencies.
  • Build confidence about your own questioning style.

Suggested use:

  • Work through each slide and consider how you can best record your reflections and observations to maximise your learning about questioning skills.
  • Find your own voice: add questions on each page from your own experiences, your repertoire, observations, mentor coaching and training.
  • Consider: what learning can I take forward and put into practice today?

Please click here to download a free sample or to purchase this useful resource to complement and enhance your questioning skills.


This Questioning with Curiosity book is available to buy in the shop and, once your purchase has been confirmed, will be sent to your email address.  Please note that – due to flexible working, different working days and the variety of time zones around the world – you will receive your purchase within 24 hours (but may not receive it instantaneously).