Ready to Coach at Another Level? Get an MCC Credential!

Ready to Coach at Another Level? Get an MCC Credential!

The MCC credential by the International Coaching Federation (ICF) is the highest level of achievement in your coaching career. If you want to coach at another level and present yourself as a highly skilled coach, get the MCC credential. What is an ICF MCC credential? The ICF is one of the very few credible credentialing organizations offering coaching credentials to professional life coaches across the globe. It offers various credentials that help coaches present themselves as … [Read more...]

Understanding ICF PCC Markers

Understanding ICF PCC Markers

The International Coaching Federation (ICF) updated ICF PCC Markers on October 21, 2020. The purpose of the update was to align them with Updated Core Competencies issued on November 14, 2019. Let’s find out more about the PCC markers and how they are used. What are ICF PCC Markers and how are they used? ICF PCC markers are the indicators that an assessor listens for in a recorded coaching conversation to assess the evidence as well as the extent of use of ICF Core … [Read more...]

Interested in ICF Certified Coaching Programs?

Interested in ICF Certified Coaching Programs?

ICF certified coaching programs are extremely useful and beneficial for coaching professionals. Despite this fact, people often raise objections and question if certification programs are really worth it. In today's post, we are going to shed some light on the value of ICF certified coaching programs and how you can choose the right certification path. Understanding the value of ICF Certified Coaching Programs ICF certified programs make the careers of coaches more wonderful, … [Read more...]

Getting Your ICF Credential Via The ACTP, ACSTH or CCE Path

Getting Your ICF Credential Via The ACTP, ACSTH or CCE Path

You are an aspiring life coach and thinking about getting an ICF Credential! Check out below the three different available paths. About The Coaching Federation The International Coaching Federation (ICF) was established in 1995 and has grown to become the world's largest organization of professionally trained coaches and the leading voice for the global coaching community.  It is the most widely known oversight in the field of coaching. Through its six unique family units, which … [Read more...]

The Importance of The ICF Core Competencies to Credentialed ICF Coaches

The Importance of The ICF Core Competencies to Credentialed ICF Coaches

The ICF core competencies have always been of great significance to the coaching profession.   Core Competencies Defined What are Core Competencies for an organization?  According to businessnewsdaily.com, "core competencies are a company's unique abilities, products, and services that give it a competitive advantage in its industry and market." Core competencies help an organization distinguish its products from its rivals and reduce its costs than its competitors and thereby … [Read more...]

A Look Into the 2020 ICF Global Coaching Study

A Look Into the 2020 ICF Global Coaching Study

Last September, the International Coach Federation (ICF) released the long-awaited 2020 ICF Global Coaching Study. This study is the fourth major study on the size and scope of the coaching profession in 2019. The ICF published the first study in 2007 followed by studies in 2012 and 2016. The study was based on responses from 22,457 people worldwide across 161 countries and astonishingly, in nine languages.  The coaching profession has evolved and grown beyond any stretch of the … [Read more...]

Obtaining The ACC Coaching Credential

Obtaining The ACC Coaching Credential

Are you a new coach looking to establish yourself in the coaching profession?  If your answer is Yes, then the ACC coaching credential is a great place to start.  About The ACC Credential The ACC, known as the Associate Certified Coach credential, is provided through the International Coach Federation (ICF), and it is the first credential offered to new/less experienced coaches.  The ICF accreditation provides coach-training programs through approved training providers … [Read more...]

Recognizing ICF Coaches Through Digital Badging

Recognizing ICF Coaches Through Digital Badging

Thanks to digital technology, ICF coaches are now being recognized through the use of digital badging which has become a valuable tool to many professionals across diverse fields. The ICF Credentialed Coaches The ICF offers the only globally recognized, independent credentialing program for coach practitioners. ICF Credentials are given to experienced coaches who have met rigorous education, experience requirements and have demonstrated a thorough understanding of the coaching … [Read more...]

International Coaches Federation: The Global Leader in Coaching

International Coaches Federation: The Global Leader in Coaching

The International Coaches Federation, established in 1995, is presently the leading global organization, with over 20,000 members.   ICF: A Global Leader in The Coaching Industry Thomas Leonard, a professional coach, founded the International Coach Federation (ICF) in 1995 as a nonprofit organization for fellow coaches to support each other and grow the profession.  By May 1996, there were more than sixty ICF Chapters established worldwide.  The International … [Read more...]

The International Coach Federation: The ICF Kenya Charter Chapter

The International Coach Federation: The ICF Kenya Charter Chapter

Thanks to global coaching organizations such as the International Coach Federation, the number of coaching professionals has soared over the last few years in several African countries like the Republic of Kenya.  About The International Coach Federation  The International Coaching Federation (ICF) is the leading global organization dedicated to advancing the coaching profession by setting high standards, providing independent certification, and building a worldwide network … [Read more...]