The Definition of Coaching Competency According to The ICF

The Definition of Coaching Competency According to The ICF

To understand the definition of coaching competency, it will make sense to define what the term "competency" means especially for those who are unfamiliar with it. Competency is the ability to do something successfully or efficiently, and the Cambridge dictionary goes further to define is an essential skill that is needed to do a job. Now that we know what competency means, let us go ahead, see what coaching competency is about. What is Coaching? The International Coach Federation known to … [Read more...]

What Are The International Coach Federation Core Competencies in Coaching?

What Are The International Coach Federation Core Competencies in Coaching?

To become an ICF credentialed coach, you must know and comply with the international coach federation core competencies used within the field of coaching. The International Coach Federation created a set of core competencies that can be used by coaches around the world to operate their businesses and practices, and today we have both ICF credentialed and non- ICF credential coaches utilizing them. What Are The International Coach Federation Core Competencies? As defined by the … [Read more...]

A Guide to ICF Core Competencies Rating Levels

A Guide to ICF Core Competencies Rating Levels

If you are planning to be International Coach Federation (ICF) certified, there are eleven ICF core competencies rating levels you must know. These core competencies were developed by the ICF so coaches would have greater understanding about the skills and approaches needed in the coaching profession. ICF Core Competencies Rating Levels Being aware of each ICF core competencies rating level will allow coaches to understand what is required for each competency at each level of credentialing … [Read more...]

ICF Competencies vs IAC Masteries: Coaching Competencies

ICF Competencies vs IAC Masteries: Coaching Competencies

The ICF competencies have sometimes been compared to the International Association of Coaching (IAC)'s masteries. However, over the years, we have seen more coaches gravitating more towards becoming ICF credentialed. In order to obtain an ICF certification and to be successful in the industry,coaches need to understand and apply the ICF coaching competencies to their coaching business. ICF Competencies Defined: The ICF competencies were developed by the coach federation to support greater … [Read more...]