Continuing Coach Education (CCE) is intended for third party training providers who are interested in having their training program accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF). CCE is considered supplemental and advanced education for those wishing to acquire new learning and/or those who are renewing their ICF Credential.
Continuing Coach Education (CCE) units are earned upon completing Continuing Coach Education. CCE units are awarded in two categories: Core Competencies and Resource Development.
- Core Competencies: Advanced coach training that directly relates to or expands upon the ICF Core Competencies.
- Resource Development*: Training in skills that contribute to the professional development of a coach (e.g. personal development, coaching assessments or tools, business building, or other material that falls outside of the ICF Core Competencies.)
*Click here if you are delivering training that only qualifies as Resource Development CCE.
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CCE Program Application Requirements
Applications for both newly applying and renewing programs require the below items.
Upon purchase, a link to the program application will be forwarded via email. You may download the sample CCE Program Application below to prepare for the application process.
CCE Program Application Fees*
1 – 12 Program Hours = $200 USD
13 – 24 Program Hours = $400 USD
25 – 36 Program Hours = $600 USD
37 – 48 Program Hours = $800 USD
49 – 60 Program Hours = $1,000 USD
61+ Program Hours = $1,500 USD
*CCE program application fees are non-refundable and do not guarantee program accreditation. CCE program accreditation is valid for one calendar year.
*Pricing change effective April 1, 2015.
*Programming organized by ICF Chapters and Communities of Practice will undergo review for CCE accreditation at no charge using the CCE Chapter/Community of Practice Application.
All applications must be submitted using the application available via the link above. Applications submitted via email will not be accepted. ICF CCE Program Application review normally takes four weeks. In order to properly publicize your event, we suggest that you submit the application at least 90 days in advance.
ICF Chapter presidents and Communities of Practice hosts are able to submit for CCE program accreditation using the CCE Chapter/Community of Practice Application.
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