Why Coach Certification Matters

Your certificate represents a significant accomplishment that gives you a boost in enrolling potential clients or landing that job. The certification process will stretch you and refine your skill set so you can move forward with confidence and advance your career.

You can choose to train with Coach Training EDU™ (CTEDU) knowing it has passed some of the toughest standards in the coaching field and its programs put you on a reliable path to become a certified life coach.


“Studying with Coach Training EDU was one of the best experiences in my life! I received not only my certificate, clients, and launched by career, but I also got answers to my toughest questions, sparked hope, and gained confidence and new friends.”

- Julie Pik , Graduate of the ALC training program


CTEDU Coach Certification

The Academic Life Coaching Program is part of Coach Training EDU’s suite of programs accredited at coaching field’s highest standards.

CTEDU is one of the few coach training schools accredited by both the International Coach Federation (ICF) and National Board for Health and Wellness (NBHWC). CTEDU is also on the path to be the first ICF accredited school to earn accreditation through the US Department of Education. Certification through CTEDU is included each ALC program option.

Fastest Track to Earn Your ICF Certification


Highest Accreditation

Since the ALC training program is accredited at the ICF’s highest level, it puts you on the fastest path to earn your ICF credential.


Pioneer in the Field

The Academic LIfe Coach Training Program was the first program approved by the ICF that specifically offered coach training to those wanting to work with high school and college students as a coach.


CTEDU Certification Included

As an Accredited Coach Training Program, CTEDU offers its own certification to coaches who meet the training and coaching standards. CTEDU certification is included in each tuition package.

Health Board Certification Option

In addition to ICF certification, CTEDU offers courses in Health and Wellness coaching that qualifies coaches to sit for the Board Health Exam.

Being HWBC certified allows coaches to charge certain insurance carriers for coaching sessions. CTEDU is only organization to offer both Health Board Certification along with Academic Life Coaching as an option.


A Message from CTEDU President on Life Coaching Certification

Your life coach certification is an essential tool that opens pathways and opportunities to launch your life coach career. Coach Training EDU’s accreditation is recognized internationally.

Because CTEDU is an accredited coach training program by the International Coaching Federation (ICF), you are placed on the fastest possible path to your ICF coaching credential.

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