The goal of the Transformative Coach Training Program is to integrate the adult developmental growth theories of transformative change with a robust coaching methodology and practice. The Transformative Coach Training Program’s client-centered coaching facilitates the unfolding of the client’s own inner strengths and potential. The development of self-awareness, embodied wisdom, intuition, and manifestation are central to this training.

Coaching Program Objectives

The Transformative Coach Training Program provides:

1. a deep understanding of the theories and processes that lead to transformative growth

2. excellence in the training of the

  • International Coach Federation (ICF) Coaching Core Competencies
  • ICF Code of Ethics
  • ICF Definition of Coaching

3. excellence in the training of

  • the foundations of coaching
  • the establishment of the coaching relationship
  • communications skills
  • the design of effective change processes

4. the required curriculum and hours of training to qualify for ICF Coach Certification

Who Should Attend

  • College graduates who are interested in becoming an ICF Certified coach. Specialties include life, career, relationship, executive and spiritual coaching
  • Those who have an interest in their own inner transformation and are seeking to manifest their vision, goals, and dreams
  • Those who are interested in the development and evolution of human consciousness as it pertains to increasing its capacity and potential

Coaching Modules

The Transformative Coach Training coaching modules incorporate the development of the ICF Core Competencies, with special attention given to the client setting the agenda, presence-based coaching, developing trust, asking powerful questions, direct communication, and the management of progress and accountability.

  • Fundamentals: An Introduction to Transformative Coaching
  • Fulfillment: A Pathway to Transformation
  • Balance: A Pathway to Transformation
  • Process: A Pathway to Transformation
  • Parts Work: A Pathway to Transformation
  • Somatic Wisdom: Focusing on Deep Listening
  • Final Review of the Principles and Pathways of Coaching
  • Group and Individual Mentoring
  • Independent Study – Mastering the Core Competencies

Coach Training Hours:

The Transformative Coach Training program is comprised of the following training hours:

1. 56 hours faculty/participant/observation/mentoring interactions – on-site

2. 14 hours of homework / independent study related to the ICF Core Competencies

3. 3 hours of Individual Mentor Coaching

The TCT coach training totals 73 hours of ICF qualifying instruction.

In addition to the coach training, students are responsible for completing the ACC ACSTH path for ICF certification:

  • 100 hours of client-coaching
  • A membership application for the International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • The Associate Certified Coach (ACC) examination for certification provided by the ICF

Coaching Philosophy

The overarching principles of the Transformative Coach Training Program are:

  • Coaches help clients uncover their wise, creative and loving nature
  • Coaches help clients learn how to move beyond the obstacles to their developmental growth,
  • Coaching focuses on the client and not the circumstance, and
  • Presence, awareness, intention, and manifestation are fundamental to growth and fulfillment in all phases of life from relationships to career
Program taught in:
  • English
The Graduate Institute
Last updated May 3, 2019
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