ICF-CF is a not-for-profit organization of professional coaches, committed to advancing the profession of coaching within the Central Florida region through coaching-related education, public awareness and excellence in the practice of coaching. We make an impact with individuals and organizations by inspiring and changing lives personally and professionally.
We fulfill our organizational mission by:
Elevate the capability of individuals and organizations in our region through excellence in professional coaching.
ICF Central Florida is the regional Charter Chapter of the International Coach Federation (ICF). With more than 25,000 members worldwide, the ICF is the leading global organization for credentialed coaches. We are a non-for-profit membership organization that encompasses the region from Orlando to the north and east, through Tampa to the west and Naples to the south. We serve professional coaches and others by providing continuing education and professional development opportunities.
We serve the Central Florida region by building awareness of professional coaching and offering information about our members and their professional expertise. We offer joint opportunities for the business community and the coaching community to inspire and change individuals and organizations. We offer support, community, and programs for developing coaches and those seeking to learn more about the coaching profession.
ICF Central Florida offers continuing professional development and networking for professional and developing coaches.
We are a chapter of the International Coach Federation (ICF). ICF advances the profession with high ethical standards, independent credentialing for coaches and a global network of coaches. Coaching is a professional service differing greatly from therapy, consulting, mentoring, or training. ICF defines coaching as “partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires individuals to maximize their personal and professional potential.”
We emphasize professional excellence and continuously raise the bar for professional coaching in our region. We believe that ongoing professional development is important for coaches at every level. We know that sharing best practices in coaching enables us to combine our skills and talents to deliver excellence to individuals and organizations.
Our members, developing coaches, associates and affiliates are invited to support ICFCF in many ways. We believe that everyone possesses unique capabilities that can be applied to ensure the ongoing vitality and success of our organization.