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Core Distance Learning Program

Earn your Executive Coaching Certification and be a top-tier coach with our rigorous yet flexible Core Distance Learning Program. Enjoy a full suite of proven coaching methodologies and tools, live and on-demand classes, a community of amazing coaches, and personalized support. In 2-4 months you will earn your Executive Coaching Certification and be ready to coach executives and leaders at all levels, with confidence.

Why Choose This Program?
You want unmatched tools, resources, and support to become a top-tier executive and leadership coach
You can start anytime and enjoy maximum flexibility
It’s the only choice if you want best-in-class executive coach training and aren’t sure you want full ICF training, which you can add later
Yes! All coursework is approved for ICF CCEs

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Self-paced distance learning with engaging live and/or on-demand webinar classes. You choose.
Live sessions with coaching practice and review discussions to achieve mastery
Covers all ICF designation requirements except mentor coaching hours
Fast-track in as little as 2 months
Standard path typically takes 2-4 months to complete
You can add ICF mentor coaching for an additional fee upon registration or at a later date
10 monthly installments of $550.
$5,390 upfront (save $110).
Add ICF mentor coaching for an additional fee.
Core Distance Learning Program Summary

The Center for Executive Coaching Core Distance Learning Program shows you how to be a trusted coach to leaders, executives, managers, business owners, and up-and-coming-talent. If terms like client satisfaction, practical, and personalized support resonate with your work ethic, and you are already a successful professional, then you will love this program. 

Our program contains no fluff, no academic jargon, and no pseudoscience. Everything you learn is focused on helping you bring enormous practical value and results to your clients, so that you are successful and feel confident and fulfilled in your coaching practice.

Enjoy the flexibility to learn at your own pace, your own way, with practical, client-centered, and results-focused content that sets us apart from other programs. 

All of your work in this program counts towards your International Coaching Federation training hours. You can choose to add the remaining mentor coaching module any time if you decide to apply for ICF designation. Either way, you emerge as a Certified Executive Coach having graduated from an ICF-accredited training organization. 

Set Apart Your Coaching Practice – What You Will Learn

Master the most powerful coaching conversations for moving clients forward towards new self-awareness, better decision making, and measurable results

Be prepared to coach clients through almost any leadership challenge or opportunity that they face

Understand how to structure coaching engagements while applying methods to track results and prove your value

Establish, position, and expand your coaching practice powerfully, with comprehensive business development guidance

Achieve mastery with live sessions which include real-time coaching practice and personalized feedback from our expert faculty

Focus on delivering measurable improvements in client satisfaction, leadership effectiveness, and organizational impact

An Exceptional Experience - What’s Included

Access and use our extensive catalog of coaching tools and methodologies, which will prepare you to support clients facing almost any leadership challenge

Have direct access to faculty, including program founder Andrew Neitlich and executive coaching thought leader, for guidance on complex coaching situations and business development

You choose how to participate, whether via live webinars or recorded classes

Connect with a diverse, global community of professional coaches for collaboration and growth

Resources: complete textbook, business development guides and tools, slide deck for client training, state-of-the-art learning management system

For no extra cost, graduate with multiple certifications: Career Coach, Business Coach, Master Facilitator, Board Certified Coach (BCC), and Specialty Certification of your choosing

Curriculum Modules

Learn to coach, lead and manage powerful coaching conversations, and position your practice strategically and attract clients. Lessons and methodologies of your curriculum includes these modules:

Module 1:

Active Inquiry & Foundational Coaching Conversations

Module 2:

The Best-Practice Executive Coaching Process

Module 3:

Using Assessment Tools & Data in Coaching 

Module 4:

ICF & BCC Core Competencies

Module 5:

Coaching Clients to Increase their Influence and Impact as Leaders

Module 6:

Coaching Clients to Strengthen Professional Relationships & Build Strong Teams

Module 7:

Coaching Clients to Improve Organizational Effectiveness

Module 8:

Coaching through Career Planning & Transitions 

Module 9:

Business Coaching: Coaching the Owners of Growing Businesses

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