About Credentials

I’m interested in what it takes to become an internationally credentialed coach?

Please review the following two Coach U and Corporate Coach U PDF files for more information on how to become a credentialed coach.

Coach U and Corporate Coach U Accredited Programs Progression Flowchart

Graduation and Certification Table 

Below are International Coach Federation prepared documents:

Hiring a Coach

Summary of the ICF Certification Program

What does each Coach U and Corporate Coach U Program give me towards Coaching Credentials?

Core Essentials Program – complete program by Telecourses, at your convenience, with a time frame towards graduation of 15 months to complete.

77 hours of coach specific training to apply towards the Associate Certified Coach credential with the International Coach Federation.

Core Essentials Program – FastTrack – 6 days in-person plus 9 hours of telecourses, dates are set, with various locations worldwide to choose from.

77 hours of coach specific training to apply towards the Associate Certified Coach credential with the International Coach Federation.

Advanced Coaching Program (Coach U) – complete program by telecourse, at your convenience, with a time frame towards graduation of up to 3 years to complete.

98 hours of coach specific training to apply towards the Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credential or Master Certified Coach (MCC) credential with the International Coach Federation. In combination with the Core Essentials Program [CEP – 77 hours] or current holder of the ACC ICF credential.

Advanced Corporate Coaching Program (Corporate Coach U) – complete program by telecourses, at your convenience, with a time frame towards graduation of up to 3 years to complete.

98 hours of coach specific training to apply towards the Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credential or Master Certified Coach (MCC) credential with the International Coach Federation. In combination with the Core Essentials Program [CEP – 77 hours] or current holder of the ACC ICF credential

Coaching Clinic Licensing Program – 4 day in-person program that provides 32 hours of coach specific training towards any credential with the International Coach Federation.

Wish to contact the International Coach Federation?

The International Coach Federation is the source of information worldwide on one of the fastest growing professions.

International Coach Federation – Global
2365 Harrodsburg Rd, Suite A325
Lexington, KY 40504
Phone: +1 888.423.3131 (toll-free) +1.859.219.3580
Fax: +1.859.226.4411
Email: icfheadquarters@coachfederation.org

International Coach Federation – Australasia
PO Box 620
Toowong
QLD 4066 Australia
Australia: +61 (0)2 8006 5481
New Zealand: +64 9887 0242