Coach Certification Program

Join the Next Generation of Coaches!

  • In person, face-to-face

  • Powerful NLP tools and ICF competencies

  • Lots of supervised practice coaching

  • ICF approved and BCC accredited

  • Mentor coaching included

  • 100% pass ratio for ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment

  • Best value in the industry

Coach Academy’s Coach Certification Program is innovative, challenging, and designed to satisfy your coach training needs, no matter where you are in your professional development or career. It’s perfect for experienced professionals who want to add coaching certification to their credentials as well as aspiring coaches who are just starting their coaching business. The extensive supervised coaching practice helps to reinforce the learning deep into “muscle memory.” This program completely satisfies two of the three application requirements for ICF certification: 62 hours coach specific training and 10 hours mentor coaching. You have to get the 100 hours coaching experience but we provide ideas and support for how to gain these hours. After your submit your application, you must also pass ICF’s Coach Knowledge Assessment (CKA) to complete the credentialing process. Coach Academy has an impeccable track record of graduates passing this exam with flying colors. We’re confident you will too.


In this highly successful and tightly designed program, over 62 hours of coach training is delivered in an intensive, focused 8-day experience. Students are totally immersed in coaching philosophy, skills and practice, including a deep understanding of the ICF coaching competencies and essential NLP techniques and models.

Coach Academy’s Coach Certification Program is the right learning experience for you whether you:

  • Want to pursue industry-recognized coaching credentials to enhance your current skills or competitiveness
  • Want to become a professional coach now and have the option to carry it forward as a second career
  • Would like to apply coaching skills in your job, especially if you are a leader or HR/OD professional
  • Are interested in learning more about using NLP to improve your coaching skills
  • Need to obtain additional continuing education hours (CCEUs) for your existing Coach or HR credentials

Learning Modules Included

  • Introduction to Coaching and the Coaching Process
  • Ethics in Coaching
  • Core Coaching Competencies
  • NLP Essentials and Presuppositions
  • Gaining and Keeping Rapport
  • Creating Clear and Motivating Goals
  • Identifying Personal Motivators
  • Working with Values and Beliefs
  • Tapping into Client Passion and Purpose
  • Practice in Telephone Coaching
  • Using Assessment Instruments in Coaching
  • Listening and Living as a Coach
  • Credentialing Requirements and Exam Review

Rigorous 8-days for Total Immersion and Deep Learning

Friday 9:00 am – 7:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 7:30 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Monday 9:00 am – 7:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am – 7:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – 7:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Upcoming Public Program Dates

  • Dallas, TX: April 26 – May 3, 2019

    Deadline for Early Bird Price $4,295 : March 8, 2019
  • Dallas, TX: October 18 – 25, 2019

    Deadline for Early Bird Price $4,295 : August 17, 2019
April SUPER Early Bird Registration ONLY $3,995 (exp 12/31/2018)

Any Early Bird Tuition has to be paid IN FULL by the cut off date to secure the discount.

Mentor Coaching Included–a $2,000 Value

Mentor coaching is conducted virtually after the in-class experience. A little more than ten (10.5) hours of mentor coaching is provided during the three months following the program: five (5) 90-minute group coaching sessions and three (3) individual one-on-one sessions. This satisfies the ICF credentialing requirement for mentor coaching.

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Total Program Tuition: $4,695

$800 Deposit to register and hold your seat*
We accept Checks and all major Credit Cards
Affordable payment plans available!
10% Discount for Non-Profit Organizations

Candidates will complete an Application upon registration. Coach
Academy reserves the right to accept or reject students at its
sole discretion.
An $800 Deposit is required at registration to hold your seat.
Deposits are non-refundable, but can be transferred to another
acceptable participant or applied to a future program up to
4 weeks before the class. Up to 14 calendar days prior
to the class, all fees are 50% non-refundable, but may be
transferred to a future class or another acceptable participant.
Within 14 days of the class, all fees paid are
non-refundable but may be transferred to another student. 
Installment plans are available but only at the Regular Tuition.
A $10 administrative fee is charged for each payment.


Our sessions are held at a lovely, comfortable residential-type hotel conveniently located in Addison, Texas. It’s an easy 20-minute taxi ride from either DFW airport or Love Field. We will always have a very affordable group rate available at the hotel. The program includes a full breakfast and snacks each day, plus lunch on each of the five long days. You are on your own for dinner–this area in Dallas is known for its plethora of restaurants and activities available.

When You Graduate, You Will…

  • Have earned 62 Coach Specific Training Hours (Certificate of Completion issued)
  • Have received 10.5 hours of Mentor Coaching which exceeds the ICF Certification requirement
  • Be fully confident and prepared to successfully complete the credentialing exams
  • Know your stuff – you will be one of the most effective, centered coaches around
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