Ever wondered what separates a good coach from a great one? It's not just experience or knowledge—it's recognized credentials.
In the world of coaching, ICF (International Coaching Federation) certification is the gold standard, a badge of professionalism and expertise.
If you're serious about making an impact and elevating your career, the ACC (Associate Certified Coach) certification is your starting point.
Dive into our comprehensive guide and discover the roadmap to achieving this coveted certification.
1. Complete Accredited Training (60 hours)
To kickstart your ACC certification journey, you'll need to complete 60 hours of training through an ICF-accredited program. Programs like GoMasterCoach are designed to meet these criteria and will provide you with a completion certificate upon finishing the course: https://www.gomastercoach.com/certification
2. Accumulate Coaching Experience (100 hours)
Before applying for ACC certification, you must have at 100 hours of coaching experience under your belt.
Tip: GoMasterCoach offers a Peer Coaching Network that can help you accumulate these hours for free https://www.gomastercoach.com/peercoaching 3. Undergo Mentor Coaching (10 hours)
Mentor Coaching is a crucial component of the ACC certification process. You'll need to be mentored for a total of 10 hours over 3 months. This is included in our program.
4. Provide a Performance Evaluation
This involves submitting both an audio recording and a written transcript of a complete coaching session. The session should last between 20 to 60 minutes and will be assessed by GoMasterCoach.
5. Complete the ICF Credentialing Exam
Once you've met the above requirements, you can proceed to submit your application through the ICF website for validation and you'll be able to complete the ICF Credentialing Exam. This exam consists of 81 scenario-based questions to be completed within 3 hours. The Good News Is: We at GoMasterCoach boast a 100% success rate for this exam and can provide you with mock exam (try now!) to ensure you're well-prepared.
Here's a sneak peek of what you can expect from our course:
🌍 Who's Joining?
- Industry leaders bringing innovation to the table.
- Professionals in transition, ready to make a significant career shift.
- HR practitioners looking to improve organisational dynamics
And the best part? We get get participants representing more than 8 different nationalities, ensuring an enriching experience for all.
🔗 Why YOU Should Join?
- Explore a mosaic of diverse experiences, broadening your horizons.
- Empower your transition with the tools and support to navigate career shifts successfully.
- Personal transformation: this journey leads to self-discovery.