Life Coaching

Professional certificate and individual courses in this exciting new field

At a glance

Individual courses: Keep your skills current or explore this dynamic field one course at a time. No prerequisites required.

Professional Life Coaching Certificate program: Offered once a year; program runs September through May. Earn your certificate and gain valuable skills in this accredited life coach training program.

Registration information can be found on each course page or the certificate program page»

Questions? Contact Kristi Obmascher, 608-262-8971


People come from all over the world to take part in this program. Read one woman's story here»

UW-Madison offers individual courses for anyone interested in learning more about life coaching or wishing to keep their certification skills current. We also offer a 9-month certificate program for those looking to become a certified life coach. Those interested in life coaching, leadership coaching, or other niches in coaching should consider these programs. Programs for all levels — beginner, intermediate, and advanced.

Upcoming Professional Life Coaching courses
(Click class title for details and to register)
Sep 2017-May 2018  •  $8,900
Online classes
Sep 2017-May 2018  •  $8,900
Sep 2016-May 2017  •  $8,900

Professional Life Coaching Certificate (PLCC) brochure»

The UW-Madison’s interactive and engaging Professional Life Coaching Certificate (PLCC) program is your gateway to this rapidly growing profession.

Learn more about it here»