Weekend Intensive Course Design
(3 weekends in class + mentor coaching)

Get certified in your city!
Atlanta | Houston | Milwaukee | Los Angeles | Washington, D.C.

June 8-10: Coaching Foundations Course
July 13-15: Relationship Building Course
August 10-12: Communication Techniques Course

The Weekend Intensive design is our accelerated 66-hour program for students seeking certification as an Associate Certified Coach. This design enables students to attend classes live and in person for three intensive weekends, with fieldwork and mentor coaching following course completion.

These courses can also be taken separately for professionals who are not seeking certification, but wish to receive training on specific coaching skills.


  • This Associate Certified Coach program is fully transferable into the Professional Certified Coach program for those interested in eventual PCC level credentialing.
  • Graduates of this program meet the training hours required to earn an ACC level credential from the International Coach Federation
  • Includes 6 hours of group mentor coaching and 4 hours of one-on-one mentor coaching

The weekend class schedule is as follows:

Friday 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday 9:00am – 12:00pm

Module 1 – Coaching Foundations

  • Friday – Definition of Coaching & Personal Aspirations for Coaching
  • Saturday – Ethical Guidelines & Core Coaching Competencies
  • Sunday – The Coaching Agreement & The First Conversation
  • Two hours per week – Asynchronous Independent Study

Module 2 – Relationship Building

  • Friday – Understanding Self I & Understanding Self II
  • Saturday – Positive Relationships & Establishing Trust
  • Sunday – June Addressing Difficult Relationships & Conflict Resolution
  • Two hours per week – Asynchronous Independent Study

Module 3 – Effective Communication

  • Friday – Asking Powerful Questions & Coaching Presence
  • Saturday – Communication Techniques & Group Coaching and Technology
  • Sunday – Uncovering Hidden Biases & Cultural Competence
  • Two hours per week – Asynchronous Independent Study

Cost: $4200

The ACC Structure

  • Length of Program: 3 weeks, 3 months, and 6 months
  • Three program design options:
  • On-Site Locations: Atlanta, Milwaukee, New Brunswick, Dallas, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C.
  • 66 or 133 program hours
  • Approved by the International Coach Federation
  • Certification, Organizational Training, and Mastermind Programs
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!