About Coach Training at International Coach
Hi and welcome to International Coach Academy. Let us tell you why training to be a coach with us is all about being part of a great global group and being the best professional coach that you can be.
We decided that it was really important to offer you a highly professional programs that were accredited with the International Coach Federation. In 2001 we began training people in our Certified Professional Coach Program. We have made this program highly rigorous as we believe that being a coach is a highly skilled job. We have trained coaches in over 90 countries throughout the world as coaching is a universal skill.
From the very beginning, we focused on advancing the credibility of coaching world wide. We have done this by creating professional coaching programs that demand personal reflection, an appreciation of the ethical aspects of coaching, and a thorough training of the core competencies of coaching set out by the International Coach Federation.
We deliver coach training that challenges and guides coaches to be leaders in the coaching profession.
But what really makes us the place to study is our coaching community spirit, truly global learning environment and commitment to the principles of adult learning.
Be part of changing the world through coaching and we hope, like us, you will love the experience.
Why Train To Become A Coach With International Coach Academy?
We believe in the future of coaching and the enormous potential the profession holds for making a positive difference in the way we live and work and we believe in those who join us in this journey. At the heart of ICA is the people – people just like you.
We understand we can make an important contribution by providing the kind of professional and accredited training that has attracted over 5000 students throughout the world. But we also understand how valuable a contribution you will make when you are living your passion.
International Coach Academy has built a rich and diverse community for coaching professionals across the globe. We love the fact that our students come from over 90 countries around the world. We know that this creates a unique learning environment, where so many cultural perspectives can be shared.
ICA opened its virtual doors to China in 2009 and is the first accredited coach training school to offer courses in Mandarin. But that is only the beginnig - our aim is to keep adding new languages: Hindi, Spanish, Portuguese, and French just to name a few, with the goal to see our coach training as a platform for worldwide conversation on the coaching process.
Today, with over 60 full and part time staff and trainers located throughout the world, ICA operates around the clock, over multiple time zones. Students are able to access courses from their homes and yet engage with people from every part of the world.
And now, with the creation of our sister organization, Lobii, we are positioned to bring the coaching process to untapped organizations, businesses and communities around the world.[/tab]