There is only one application type for the Master Certified Coach. Review the requirements below for additional information.
Estimated Timeline for Review: 18 weeks
NOTE: Fees do not include ICF Membership. (Click here to apply for ICF Membership.) An additional fee applies if you need to take the CKA or performance evaluation more than once.
In order to purchase the credential application, you will first need to complete a brief survey to ensure you are purchasing the correct application type. Please complete the survey below. You will then be directed to the shopping cart where you may purchase the application.
Applicants for ICF Credentials are required to demonstrate a set number of hours of coaching experience. Coaches must submit a log documenting this experience.
Do not send documentation to ICF Headquarters by mail or email. Only documentation that has been included with your online application will be accepted.
The Coach Knowledge Assessment (CKA) is a tool that can be used to measure coaches’ understanding of the knowledge and skills important in the practice of coaching. The CKA tests coaches on their understanding of the body of knowledge that includes the ICF definition of coaching, Core Competencies and Code of Ethics.
If you have questions or need support regarding the Master Certified Coach Credential, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.