Learn how you can gain and develop coach-approach skills.
Learn how you can gain and develop coach-approach skills or consider formalizing your coaching competencies by investing in an accredited coach training program. Whether you are just getting started, have years of non-accredited coaching experience, or are a fully certified coach, below are some developmental opportunities you can pursue.
Coaching skill development and training
Increased levels of engagement, goal attainment, improved relationships, performance development, professional growth, increased productivity and enhanced trust and collaboration are just a few of the benefits of taking a coach approach in the workplace.
UBC Coaching Services is developing and delivering essential and advanced coaching skills workshops as part of leadership programs and Workplace Learning Ecosystem (WPL) offerings.
Coaching Internship Program
The Coaching Internship Program is offered annually (budget permitting) in which UBC employees who are pursuing professional coach training gain valuable experience coaching faculty and staff in addition to professional development, mentorship and funding towards the tuition cost of the accredited coach training program of their choice.
Accredited coaching training programs
Our UBC Coaches are graduates of the different coach training programs listed below. The search for a coach training program is a highly individual process which depends greatly on your personal preferences and goals.
- Coach U
- Erickson Coaching International
- Integral Coaching Canada
- New Ventures West
- Royal Roads University
- The Coactive Training Institute (CTI)
- UBC Extended Learning
- Indigenous Coach Training Certificate Program
To find a Coach Training Program accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF), we suggest using the ICF’s Training Program Search Service
Certificate in Organizational Coaching
The UBC Certificate in Organizational Coaching is an eight-month part-time International Coaching Federation Accredited Level 2 Coach Training Program that leads to the Certified Organizational Coach credential. Visit the UBC Extended Learning website for more details.
For questions about any coaching services, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.