Advanced Coach the Coach

Do you want more of the Coach the Coach sessions you experienced in class?

Live Coaching, Live Feedback, Written Feedback to grow your competency

Cody Williams, CTACC

Starts July 17th @ 1pm ET

Price $499
Max 6 participants

Advanced Coach the Coach (21 Core CCEs)

CTA’s Advanced Coach-the-Coach is an opportunity to participate in more of the Coach-The-Coach sessions you experienced during class.  This class is designed specifically for trained coaches who would like additional  practice coaching others in front of a trained instructor. Practice coaching, Receive coaching, Observe coaching and Receive verbal and written feedback, Discuss opportunities for development.  For those seeking ACC credentialing with ICF via the Level 1 Pathway, this class is part of the Level 1 Program and satisfies ICF requirements for ‘observed coaching sessions with written feedback’.

Class meets weekly for 90 minutes.  Weekly classes include at least two live coaching sessions followed by discussion identifying areas of excellence and opportunities for improvement.  Each participant will have the opportunity to coach at least two times during the course.  Your mentor coach will provide verbal and written feedback for each live coaching session.  Participants will practice using an observed coaching session feedback form to help them experience coaching from a new perspective.  Participants will also have the opportunity to submit pre-recorded coaching sessions and receive written feedback from their instructor.

Get more ‘Coach the Coach’.   Get more practice coaching.

This course is focused on supporting coaches as they learn and grow in their ability to master the coaching process.  This class is part of CTA’s Level 1 Program which provides comprehensive coach training for candidates seeking ACC credentialing with ICF.  The other activities that are part of CTA’s Level 1 program are: Initial coach training (60 hours), Mentor coaching (10 hours) and a Final Performance Evaluation.

CTA’s Advanced Coach the Coach includes 10.5 hours of live coaching and instruction and 10.5 hours of homework and exercises related to core competencies and has been approved by ICF as 21 CCEs (Core Competencies).

Class participants are capped at six (6) or fewer participants.

Week Course Length

Minutes/Week Teleclasses

Hours of Self Study

Class Details

Each participant will be observed coaching at least 3 times. *Participants pursing PCC credentialing will be observed 4 times.
Small and intimate group size learning environment.
Satisfies ICF requirement for observed coaching sessions with written feedback.

* For those pursuing ACC credentialing for the first time, this course is approved and satisfies ICF requirements for observed coaching sessions.  This class is part of CTA’s Level 1 Program. For those seeking CCEs for recredentialing or PCC level via the portfolio path, this class has not yet been approved by ICF for Core Competency CCEs (Continuing Coach Education). Once approved by ICF, participants will be eligible to receive credit for 21 Core Competency CCEs.

What do you do in a Coach-The-Coach class?

Session 1 (90-minutes)

Overview of materials, tools and expectations. Review the Simple Coaching Model and discuss core competencies. Identify areas for individual growth.

Sessions 2 – 7 (90-minutes)

2 Live coaching sessions. Discussion and feedback to identify opportunities to apply or demonstrate ICF Core Competencies.
Out of Class Learning- Participants listen and evaluate recorded coaching sessions using an observer evaluation form.

Live Mentoring on your coaching to address your specific needs and areas for improvement
Written feedback on 3 of your coaching sessions. (PCC Candidates receive written feedback on 4 coaching sessions).
All Course materials, tools, evaluation / feedback reports.
Audio recordings of all group sessions.
Examples of masterful coaching sessions

Completion of the Certified Coach Program, Human Capital Coaching Program (or equivalent).
For those seeking ICF initial Credentialing for the first time, this course is required for ACC level via  the Level 1 Pathway.  This class is not required for students seeking PCC level credentialing via the portfolio pathway. 

INVESTMENT: $499 includes 7 (90 minute) sessions.

FAQ- More about Advanced Coach The Coach
Is this live or recorded? Live coaching sessions take place in front of trained facilitator and live audience… followed by a discussion and break down of what went well, what didn’t work well and…. identifying opportunities for improvement. Participants receive verbal and written feedback from instructors and other participants. Participants contribute their observations, insights and areas for improvement. Sessions will be recorded and available for playback throughout the course.

PCC Candidates ONLY – Supplemental Observed coaching sessions are not required for ICF candidates applying to ICF using the portfolio pathway. 

Class Format
7 Weeks, Class meets weekly for 90 minutes. 90 minutes of homework each week.
Each participant will have the opportunity to complete Three live coach-the-coach sessions.
Each participant will have the opportunity to receive written feedback on at least three (3) coaching sessions. PCC Candidates will receive written feedback on at least four coaching sessions.
All sessions will be recorded may also be made available to future participants as of the homework, and /or used as examples. Recordings provide additional opportunities for coaches to observe/ evaluate coaching competency and provide insights that help the student grow.

How Do Asynchronous Observed Coaching Sessions Work?  
Student records a coaching session (MP3 format only) and uploads the file to the virtual classroom. Note: CTA to provide suggestions on how to record a phone conversation.
Trained Observer uses the feedback form to provide written feedback to student on their coaching performance which will be posting in the virtual classroom within seven (7) business days. 

Who Should Attend?
CTA’s Advanced Coach The Coach is designed specifically for coaches who want to deepen their coaching skills and/or would like additional support and practice as a coach.  This course is mandatory for any Level 1 Candidate who plans to apply for ACC credentailing at ICF using the Level 1 pathway. This course is focused on supporting coaches as they learn and grow in their ability to master the coaching process.


The International Coach Federation and Coach Training Alliance adhere to a form of coaching that honors the client as the expert in his/her life and work, and believes that every client is creative, resourceful, and whole

Standing on this foundation, the coach’s responsibility is to:

  • Discover, clarify, and align with what the client wants to achieve
  • Encourage client self-discovery
  • Elicit client-generated solutions and strategies
  • Hold the client responsible and accountable

Refund Policy

money-back-guaranteeYou may cancel without penalty if the request is received at least 7 days before the course begins. If you cancel 7 days prior to the course start date, we’ll refund the tuition paid. No refunds are made after class begins. 

Requests must be made in writing, postmarked and mailed to:

Coach Training Alliance
217 West Olive St.
Ft. Collins, CO 80521