International Coach Federation (ICF) Continuing Education Credits & Courses
Updated: Jul 13
Wellcoaches School of Coaching is an accredited coach training program by ICF, providing the practical skills and tools you need to make a change in your life and in your community.
If you're seeking to expand coaching skills knowledge and meet your professional development requirements for coaching, our continuing education courses are for you! Our teachings are evidence-based and will lead you and your clients to feel confident, inspired, and ready to take action. View our ICF approved courses below.
ICF Approved Continuing Education for Coaches
Core Coach Training: Module 1 - 35 CCUs
Attend in our virtual classroom with real-time instruction or on-site classes
Wellcoaches supports health, wellbeing and wellness coaches throughout their careers by providing high-quality, engaging continuing education that meets ICF accreditation standards.
Cost: $1475 virtual classroom (9-week, 4-week or 4-day) $1725 (4-day on-site)
Completion of Module 1 (including 100% attendance, completion of all lesson feedback surveys and a score of 80% or greater on quizzes) is required for course completion and to receive a Certificate of Attendance. See all upcoming classes.
Lesson topics include:
Differentiating the coach from the expert
How to establish growth-promoting relationships
Expressing compassion through empathy
Building positive emotions for resilience
Readiness to change
Building powerful visions
Crafting designs for behavior experiments
Creating generative (ah-ha!) moments
Appreciative goal review
Coaching habits e-course
"Choose the right program and Wellcoaches has one of the best. I have almost every certification you can think of as a coach, but most of those certifications do not come with research and evidence-based curriculum. They do not go deep and wide. If you get certified with Wellcoaches, you will not only have the tools you need to be successful as a coach, but will have the tools that you need transform someone's life."
- Dr. Ivan Young, MCC, NBC-HWC
Professional Coach Training - 142.5 hours for ACTP
This advanced program is specially designed for our Certified Wellcoaches® only with a pathway to ICF Certification
Attend in our virtual classroom with real-time instruction and two on-site sessions
Once you have completed our Core Coach Training & Certification program (above), start making plans to lift your coaching mastery to a galactic orbit with our ten-month advanced Professional Coach Training & Certification Program. This program is developing the future leaders of the health and wellness coaching industry.
We built and continue to upgrade an innovative, science and neuroscience-based, robust coaching framework we call the "Onward & Upward Model" designed to enable Certified Wellcoaches® to help clients optimize mental and physical well-being.
This is a hit-the-ball-out-of-the-park opportunity for Certified Wellcoaches® who want to be masterful coaches.
The Professional Coach Training course includes:
Two 2.5 day on-site sessions in January and September each year
32 ninety-minute virtual classes with the ability to practice new tools and skills in class, including 8 group coaching sessions.
Six private mentor coaching sessions with feedback from coaching masters regarding the application of Wellcoaches protocols and International Coach Federation Competencies
A reading list of over 20 carefully chosen books written by scientists and psychologists with a strong evidence basis
A "Certificate of Attendance" is provided following class attendance, completion of a feedback surveys and all mentoring sessions.
"The great thing about the PCT is not only the professional growth that you get from all of the tools and skills that you learn from all of the mentor coaching, and from all of the great Wellcoaches faculty, but the greatest value is the personal growth. The books that you read and the way that you process all of the new information is truly life-changing and transforming. It makes you a better professional but, more importantly, it makes you a better person." - Noah Gentner, PhD
ICF Continuing Education Requirements
Once all requirements are complete, a Certificate of Attendance (or Certification document for the Professional Coach ACTP training) will be provided. Participants will use this certificate to report completion of the course to ICF for continuing education credits.
Have questions about a course?
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Telephone: (866) 932-6224 (866 WE-COACH)
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