Christian Life Coach Training and Certification

Christian Coach Institute FAQs

Is Christian Coach Institute an accredited organization?

We are accredited by the ICF (International Coach Federation)  and CCE (Center for Credentialing and Education).  The ICF is considered the  “gold standard” coaching association,  founded by Thomas Leonard, who is considered the father of modern day coaching.

ICF – We are an ICF Accredited Level 1 Training Provider and our graduates receive 90 hours of ICF  coach training hours (includes 10 Mentor Hours)  which exceeds the basic ICF training hours required for certification.
CCE – We are approved by the CCE  and our graduates receive 126 CCE approved training hours.

Do you offer payment plans, online and phone payment options?

Yes, we offer payment plans, online and phone payment options.

Will I have an opportunity to have feedback on my coaching practice calls?


What languages are your courses taught in?


Do I need to be over 18 years old to enroll?


Am I required to hire a personal life coach during the course?

No.  We include peer coaching in our classes and also you have opportunities to coach outside of class. We provide written and verbal feedback along the way to help you become confident and competent in the coaching skills.  You experience  coach-client relationship with you as client, and with you as coach! In addition, we include “bonus” coaching labs outside of the weekly webinars so you have lots of opportunities to build your coaching muscles.

Will you teach me to use the internet to build my life coaching business?

We include business and marketing training.

What other costs will I incur besides the $4000 program fee for CPLC?  You need to purchase your books which can be ordered through Amazon for about $65 total.  When you apply for your CPLC certification (post graduation),  you pay a $150 application fee.

Will you give me on-going support once I graduate?

We have an active, supportive and fun alumni and we engage monthly in support calls,  prayer, celebrations, and ongoing information about this exciting profession.

How will my life improve as I take this course?

You have the opportunity to experience personal, spiritual and professional growth during the 16 week program. Please read the testimonials of our graduates and you can read about their personal experiences.

Do I get to practice what I learn?

Yes, you will have an opportunity to practice coaching skills in a safe and observed environment with your Coach Trainer.  We train you on the core coaching competencies and we work with you using our proven success method to build your knowledge, competence and confidence.  A Student Coaching Practicum is part of the certification process that you will complete post-graduation.