Earn your Executive Coaching Certification

Join the leader in executive coaching certification and training for accomplished professionals. Get proven tools and processes to attract great clients, have enormous impact, and love what you do.


An executive coaching certification program that gives you everything you need to be in the top 5% of coaches worldwide, confidently deliver value to top-tier clients, and love your work...

Our Top 3 Advantages:
  • 100% focused on PRACTICAL, MEASURABLE RESULTS for you and your clients. Our goal is that your clients receive at least a 5-10x return from coaching.
  • Proven, in-depth executive coaching methodologies to set you apart — no fluff, pseudoscience, or academic jargon
  • Best guidance in the industry to help you establish a successful coaching practice, whether internal or external



Combined years of faculty experience


Countries where we have graduates


Proven, in-depth coaching methodologies


Years training coaches


Personal mentoring, guidance, & support for YOU

Executive and Leadership Coach Training and Certification Programs

Proven, in-depth coaching methodologies to set you apart no fluff or academic theory. Click any of the programs below to learn more about which option is best for you.


ICF designation

Get your ICF designation PLUS our practical methods and processes for ongoing success.


Get the Board Certified Coach certification with the Certified Executive Coach

If you have a Masters Degree or higher, this certification is likely for you. The process is much simpler than the ICF designation application process and is included with all of our options.


Get Certified via our In-Person Seminar

Our acclaimed 3.5 day Certification seminar leaves you inspired and ready to start coaching leaders, managers, professionals, and up-and-coming talent.


Get Certified via Distance Learning

If in doubt, start here. You get everything you need to bring maximum value to your clients and succeed as a coach — delivered in the most flexible way possible for your busy schedule.

Not sure which program best suits you?

Schedule a call with us today to discuss the programs we offer and what would best suit you...

Accreditations & Affiliations
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  • BCC
  • SHRM
  • PHR

Executive Coaching Training Programs that Work

Seasoned coaches don’t need to join our full executive coaching certification program. We have a number of programs for you: our famous Coach Master Toolkit, with 27 coaching methodologies and online training; the High-Performance Coaching Academy, a turnkey program you can offer to high-potentials in companies; the Instant Business Coach Toolkit, the lowest-cost most effective way to offer business coaching to your clients; the Exit and Succession CEO Roundtable, for coaches to offer to CEOs of small and mid-sized companies; and the Business Development Intensive for Coaches, which in our opinion is an unmatched approach to attracting clients and building your practice. 

Executive Coaching Solutions for Organizations

Organizations come to us to train their internal coaches; provide coaching skills to managers and leaders; and – for consulting firms – to help consultants add coaching to what they already do, whether as a source of new revenue or to improve the probability that clients accept their recommendations. We also provide best-in-class solutions through executive coaching programs.


Coach! The Crucial, Deceptively Simple Leadership Skill for Breakaway Performance.

Get the newest book from the Center for Executive Coaching and preview the kind of content we offer!

Get your FREE 46-page ebook: “The Three Keys to Success Coaching Executives, Leaders, Managers, Up-and-Coming Talent, and Business Owners.”

  • Discover what sets the top 5% of coaches apart.
  • Learn the 7 orientations of the successful coach.
  • Get insights about the 3 domains of coaching, and which one matters most.
  • Plus: Key questions to ask when you select a coach training program.

In addition, get invitations to our frequent webinars, new articles, and surveys about the coaching industry.

From our selection of articles:

We have trained internal coaching groups at a number of different organizations in the past year. This has given us excellent insights into the pros and cons of different coaching models. Following are some thoughts on using external coaches, managers as coaches, and a dedicated internal coaching group within Human Resources.First and foremost, and regardless […]

I just returned from an invigorating week with senior leaders at a global corporation. They are implementing a leadership institute and brought some of their country general managers together to learn how to be coaches and mentors. The experience showed the power of learning to coach, coaching at the senior level, and being coached all […]

Prospective clients often ask for assistance justifying that executive coaching will provide a return. Here is a stock answer you can give to your clients or internal sponsors when you are asked:First, the International Coach Federation, the leading coach professional organization, has conducted and reviewed studies about coaching in organization. They found an average return […]

Sometimes prospective members ask us why we don’t have a very formal application process compared to other coach training programs. All we ask for is a brief bio, CV, resume, or Linkedin profile. We are also happy to schedule a brief phone call to confirm fit. That’s usually enough to know whether a prospective member […]

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