ICF-Accredited Coaching

Are you ready to change lives, starting with your own?

Professional coaching is for anyone who wants to guide, inspire, and empower others to reach their personal and career potential. Our training program is accredited through the International Coach Federation (ICF), the leading global organization dedicated to advancing the coaching profession.

As the world’s largest organization of professionally trained coaches, ICF confers instant credibility upon its members, and is committed to connecting member coaches with the tools and resources they need to succeed in their careers.

ICF credentials are awarded to professional coaches who have met stringent education and experience requirements and have demonstrated a thorough understanding of the coaching competencies that set the standard in the profession. Achieving credentials through ICF signifies a coach’s commitment to integrity, understanding and mastery of coaching skills, and dedication to clients.

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Two options that fit your life

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Get ICF-certified with the UW–Madison Certified Coach program

Our 10-month program provides “all inclusive” coaching training for individuals seeking ICF credentials. The UWCPC prepares students to be ICF-accredited, which includes ICF required classroom/coursework hours, mentor coaching, and a performance evaluation process provided by ICF-certified coaches.

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Get the skills and pave the way towards certification with ICF Bootcamp

Coming soon! Gain the skills you need to get started on your path to professional coaching. This program is geared towards learners who desire the knowledge and skills but can’t commit to the 10-month program right away. Set yourself up to complete the UWPCP program whenever your schedule allows.

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Questions?

Contact us anytime. We look forward to joining you on your coaching journey!

Chariti Gent, Lead Instructor and Program Director
chariti.gent@wisc.edu

Elizabeth Misel, Special Projects Manager
elizabeth.misel@wisc.edu

Michelle Galarowicz, Program Support
michelle.galarowicz@wisc.edu