Credentialing: Continue Your Coaching Journey with the Gold Standard of Professional Coaching
ICF offers the most globally recognized, independent credentialing program for coach practitioners.
Studies indicate that 85% of coaching clients say it’s important or very important that their coach holds a certification or credential. ICF offers three.
1. ACC: Associate Certified Coach
ICF-CF is committed to assisting our members by providing periodic updates and resources that may be helpful when considering or pursuing an ICF credential.
Start HERE: https://coachingfederation.org/credentials-and-standards
information you can contact our ICF-CF Coordinator for Credentialing:
The ICF-CF chapter values you and your interest in pursuing your ICF credential.
For any credential, ICF requires coach-specific training, defined as training that is specifically developed and delivered based on the ICF’s Core Coaching Competencies .
There are three levels of ICF credential.
Watch the video to the left (Password is: Demonstration) see examples of the three levels of coaching, then click on the credential banner below for additional information on each. Successful completion of the ICF’s written Coach Knowledge Assessment is required for every credential level.
You can also purchase our webinar on the Updated Core Competencies - January 2021 presented by Carrie Abner, Vice President, ICF Credentials and Standards on our website.