Adler’s Professional Coaching Program is proud to have been honored by the International Coach Federation as an ICF Accredited Coach Training Program (ACTP) – the gold standard of the profession. Each package will lead you closer to accreditation. Take Advantage of Considerable Savings and a flexible Payment Plan.
Purchase Multiple Courses as a Package and Take Advantage of Considerable Savings. Flexible Payment Plans Available. All of our Foundations courses are backed up by our
The Essential Coach
The essential package for individuals looking to fulfil the minimum training requirements for the first level of ICF credentialing - Accredited Certified Coach (ACC) or for anyone adding coaching to their existing role. The package provides a solid understanding of the coaching competencies and professional, ethical, practice required by the International Coach Federation. (ICF) . Basic, yet robust, the typical time frame to complete this package is approximately 6 months. Following the Foundations module, you can begin coaching towards the 100 client coaching hours, that, along with your training and mentor coaching hours, will fulfil the ICF requirement for taking the Coach Knowledge Assessment exam (CKA).
The Advanced Coach
The Advanced Coach Training package provides an additional 30 hours of coach specific training beyond the minimum required by ICF for the ACC credential. Providing, more coaching practice, more feedback on your coaching and a clearer understanding of how to best use these skills in your workplace and in day to day living. You will learn many additional tools: How to use metaphors, the inner self processing system and experience enhanced coaching exercises, as well as giving and receiving feedback, with a greater emphasis on workplace coaching. This package also allows you to take your coaching to an even greater depth if you choose to, by adding the Practicum at a later date.
The Expert Coach
The Expert package is for individuals who are looking to become skillful and expert professional coaches. Individuals who would be seeking the ICF credentials of Accredited Certified Coach (ACC), Professional Certified Coach (PCC) and Master Certified Coach (MCC).
The Expert Coach package includes the three modules in the Advance Program, plus an additional 48 hours of training in the Practicum component, a total of 140 hours of coach specific training.
The practicum is an 8-month Program with multiple components designed to enhance your coaching competences and transitions the student into the world of an active coaching practitioner. Seven hours of group mentor coaching is experienced in Practicum which can be counted towards the ICF credentialing requirements.
Upon successful completion of Practicum, students are distinguished as an ATC – ADLER Trained Coach.
Foundations of Professional Coaching30 + 2 training hours $1895+HST The Foundations of Professional Coaching offers a rigorous grounding in the ADLER coaching model via an interactive, stimulating environment of hands-on experience. The course introduces the foundational concepts, models and processes associated with the ADLER approach, and anchors students in the coaching mindset while practicing the core competencies of professional coaching. Skills learned in this course serve as an integrative foundation throughout training for certification. In addition, students are introduced to intentional change theory – why and how sustainable desired change can occur at all levels of human and social interaction. Role-play, peer coaching, and experiential exercises underline the importance of awareness of self and others required to develop strong coach-client relationships for sustainable change.Course Dates & To Register
Core Competencies of Professional Coaching30 training hours $2095+HST Building on the concepts, models and processes learned in the initial Foundations, this module takes participants to a deeper understanding of the coaching process and strengthens their knowledge and application of the ICF competencies. This module is about choice and trust, specifically the notion of self-responsibility embedded in choice, and the paramount importance that trust plays in being able to bring about change and to be at our best – both as a coach and for the client.Course Dates & To Register
Virtual Mentor Coaching10 hours $999+HST The ADLER Mentor Coaching program is designed to provide participants support and feedback, further developing and enhancing their coaching presence as well as coaching skills using ICF core competencies. This program includes 10 hours of Mentor Coaching as required for ICF accreditation. Seven hours are via small group webinar and three via one to one calls with experienced Mentor Coaches from the ADLER faculty (accredited by ICF at a minimum PCC level). The program includes demos, exercises and peer coaching. Group size varies from a minimum of six to a maximum of ten participants.Course Dates & To Register
Coaching in the Context of Work30 training hours $1895+HST This course explores the individual in the context of systems, and how coaching supports people in their work and lives. This course substantially expands the students coaching skills, while also providing a deeper understanding of the impact of the workplace in people’s lives as well as the impact of coaching in the workplace. The added tools and practices included enhance proficiency in use of the core coaching competencies applied in the work environment.Course Dates & To Register
Moving Towards Artful Coaching30 training hours $1895+HST This course focuses on integrating learning - enhancing and deepening the ability to coach artfully and creatively. It provides exposure to and experience with a range of tools and processes to deepen coaching effectiveness. Students will be coaching through the lens of leadership, an integrative theme for many coaching engagements (in both life and work). This course includes experience in metaphor as a tool for exploration and transformation, creativity and its many expressions for both coach and client, leadership and its role in coaching, as well as intuition and its use in coaching to develop personal and professional growth.Course Dates & To Register
Practicum (face to face or virtual)48 training hours - includes 7 hours group mentor coaching $4050+HST The Practicum is designed to provide students with an opportunity to consolidate and deepen the learning from Foundations, Coaching in the Context of Work, and Moving Towards Artful Coaching. The Practicum consists of 48 hours of instruction within a 6-month period, meeting as a group once per month.
The practicum combines a wide variety of learning experiences, including:
practical application of coaching principles and skills through coaching
personal reflection on the coaching experience
peer and supervisor mentoring and feedback
experience of the coaching process from a client’s perspective
During the Practicum, students become active coaching practitioners, receiving feedback on their coaching through supervision from faculty, and sharing their learning through case studies and labs.Course Dates & To Register