Weekend Intensive Design

4 intensive days in class + mentor coaching & independent study

Upcoming Training Dates (click on a link below to register):


June 27-30 in Silver Spring, MD

July 25-28 in Pasadena, CA

August 8-11 in Atlanta, GA

August 22-25 in Milwaukee, WI

September 5-8 in Hamilton, Bermuda

September 19-22 in Denver, CO


The Weekend Intensive is the Academy of Creative Coaching’s accelerated 60-hour program for coaches and professionals seeking certification. This design enables trainees to attend classes live and in person for four intensive days, with independent study and mentor coaching for those seeking credentialing.


  • Courses are fully transferable into the 133-hour training program for those seeking PCC level credentialing.
  • Graduates meet the training hours required to earn an ACC level credential from the ICF.
  • Includes one-on-one mentor coaching and independent study for trainees seeking credentialing.

The weekend class schedule is as follows:

Thursday – Coaching Foundations
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Friday – Relationship Building
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday – Effective Communication
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Sunday – Advanced Coaching Techniques
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Coaching Foundations

This introductory course focuses on the ICF core competencies, coaching ethics, and the key elements of an effective coaching conversation.

Relationship Building

This course focuses on self-awareness, cultural competency skills, uncovering implicit bias, building strength-based relationships, and establishing trust.

Effective Communication

This course focuses on powerful questioning, how to improve active listening and communication skills, and how to approach difficult conversations and resolve conflicts.

Coaching Techniques

This course offers a range of coaching techniques, including mindfulness, creating awareness, designing actions, planning and goal-setting, and managing progress and accountability.

Certification Only Track: $1997
Credentialing Track: $2597

Join thousands of successful coaches from around the world who have earned certifications in professional coaching. We have everything you need for a successful career from education to business development and unlimited support!