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The Center for Coaching Certification is the place for coach training, certification, resources, mentor coaching, and coaching program support.

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International Coaching Federation (ICF) Approved Coach Specific Training Hours (Level 1)
International Coaching Federation (ICF) Approved Coach Specific Training Hours (ACSTH)
International Coaching Federation (ICF) Accredited Coach Training Program (Level 2)
International Coaching Federation (ICF) Accredited Coach Training Program (ACTP)
Authorized International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) Certification Provider
International Coaching Federation (ICF) Continuing Coach Education (CCE)
Association of Image Consultants International (AICI) Continuing Education Unit (CEU)-Approved Program
Association of Coach Training Organizations (ACTO)

Coaching Certification

An Invitation - Learn About Coaching Certification

A free webinar to get your questions answered!  Learn about coaching, training, certification, and credentialing plus explore important criteria for choosing a coach training program.

Tuesday December 6, 2022 at 12:00 PM New York, 5:00 PM London

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Coaching Certification

The Center for Coaching Certification offers ICF-accredited coach training including initial certification through advanced training for Business, Career, Executive, Life, and Wellness Coaching.  The programs are accredited by ICF as Level 1 or Level 2, ACSTH or ACTP.

How to Become a Coach

The gold standard for being a coach is membership in the International Coaching Federation (ICF).   The ICF requires 60 hours of training to become a member.  In addition to membership, the ICF offers three levels of credentialing, the ACC, PCC, and MCC.  Think about it this way: becoming a member of the ICF is much like getting an associates degree, and then earning an ACC credential is much like getting a degree and the PCC credential is much like earning a masters level degree.

For the a-la-carte approach to membership and the first level of credentialing, here are the programs in order:

For a start-to-finish coaching certification online supporting you earning a credential with the ICF, here are your options:

The Center for Coaching Certification is the place for coach training, certification, resources, mentor coaching, and coaching program support.  ICF-accredited.

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Looking for a Coach?

The Center for Coaching Certification offers two easy options - a coaching firm (details follow) if you want coaches in your organization and a directory if you want a coach for yourself.

The directory is graduates of the Center for Coaching Certification - visit www.FindaCertifiedCoach.com

Solutions for your Coaching Program

Training, collaborating, and coaching are options available to you - visit Coaching Program Resources for Organizations or contact us now.

Coaching Solutions

Coaching Services for your Organization:

The Center for Coaching Certification partners with the coaching firm Coach-123 to provide graduates based on your objectives and budget.  Learn more by clicking here:

Coaching in your Organization:

Coordinating services with Coach-123 means you have easy access to coach training, coaching program support, and coaches at all levels.  Learn more with these links:

Coach Training in your Organization:

The Center for Coaching Certification offers options for training in your organization.  From a 10-12 hour Coaching Skills for Leaders program to an initial certification or a complete credentialing program, you determine your objectives, budget, and timeline.  To schedule a conversation about options, contact Cathy@CoachCert.com.  To request a full proposal, click below:

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