Our Coach Training Program offers:
• ICF core competency skill training+
• A holistic/integral foundation+
• Energy concepts
• Step-by-step coaching guidelines+
• A personal constitution framework
• Transition and transformation concepts
• Time-tested, evidence-informed practices
• A companion text that explains philosophy and tools
• Coaching practice with faculty feedback
The real power and uniqueness of this time-tested coaching model comes from the multidimensional foundation and methods that invite coaches and their clients to look through multiple windows for exploration and action. This facilitates faster and more authentic change and reduces false starts and wrong turns
This live teleclass or in-person course covers time-tested core coaching skills based on evidence-informed practices that are embedded in our holistic/integral foundation. Using Jean Gebser’s Structures of Consciousness as a map, you will journey through the lands of the Mental, the Mythical, the Intuitive, and the Archaic to discover tools that invoke the richness of different ways of being, thinking, and doing for those you coach.
This course strategically utilizes an interactive online platform for basic content allowing you the freedom to work at your own pace before each class. Faculty led class time provides an opportunity for application and deep learning.+
As you practice coaching with students and volunteers in and outside of class, your confidence will grow and you will begin your coaching career.+
Advanced Tools (15-hours)
This course, available in live teleclass, will present you with advanced tools, skills, and sensitivities based on our Wisdom of the Whole coaching model, which will enable you to carefully co-create an interactive, embodied conversation that will invite and encourage growth and progress for your clients.
You will learn how to use over 20 coaching tools embedded in our integral model as well as group coaching which is a method so popular in the coaching field now.
Our unique perspective will allow you and your clients to look through multiple windows that facilitate deep exploration and facilitate clear and successful action.
If you want to have practice and mentoring in using these advanced tools, sign up for our Practicum course, which is a live teleclass or in-person course.
This live teleclass is all about practicing coaching in a carefully created, safe, and nurturing environment. Faculty, all senior coaches, listen in class to students coach each other, to role plays, or to recorded coaching sessions that students bring in from their coaching experience. You will learn how to work with resistive, stuck, and ambivalent clients, along with other client and coaching challenges.
Practice, practice, practice with valuable and meaningful mentoring is the best way that coaches become more confident and learn to become better coaches. During this interactive course, you will enhance your ability to create the living, breathing, art and science of coaching and the interactive conversation that will invite and encourage your client’s growth.
Previous coach training is a prerequisite.
Healthy Lifestlye Basics (15-hours)
This online, self-paced course is now an integral part of our Mastery program. Learn the basics of a Healthy Lifestyle from our experts! In this course you will learn about nutrition, activity and sleep, stress reduction, and much more! This course, in conjunction with the above courses, will complete your training for NBHWC certification and offers 15 CNE. Content consists of self-paced, recorded presentations by professional health and wellness providers that are also graduates of our Coach training.
Specialty Courses for Advanced Learning
Energy Tools for Transformation Group Coaching
Level up your group coaching skills with Energy Tools for Transformation! Designed for nurses and other professionals interested in establishing a group coaching practice that integrates energy concepts and experiential practices in their professional coaching practice. Our step by step guide will help you integrate or establish your own group coaching practice by the end of this 8- week course. Pending approval of 15 CNE through AHNA.
Healthy Lifestyle Basics
Learn the basics of a Healthy Lifestyle from our experts! In this course you will learn about nutrition, activity and sleep, stress reduction, and much more! Content consists of self-paced, recorded presentations by professional health and wellness providers that are also graduates of our 60-Hour Coach Mastery Course. Wisdom of the Whole graduates may recieve 15 hours towards coach training for NBHWC certification and nurses receive 15 CNE through CA BRN. +
Do you appreciate the power of imagination? Looking for formal training in Guided Imagery? This course will teach you powerful tools and techniques you can use with your clients and for yourself. Each 2 hour teleclass consists of 1 hour of instruction and 1 hour of demonstration. Join instructors Susan Ezra and Terry Reed for this rich and exciting course
Already a coach or preparing to take the ICF or Nurse Coach Certification Exam? This Specialty Coaching Class will help you fulfill mentoring requirements for certification as well as hone your coaching skills. This a 4-month, 8-hour course.+
Learn how to hold sharing circles and actually start one during the course! At the end of these 6 interactive and fun classes, you will have what you need to integrate this group process into areas where you see opportunity for change. Sharing circles benefit many areas in everyday life. For example, in organizations, circle sharing results in increased productivity, higher levels of engagement along with more positive, meaningful outcomes. Course will provide 12 CNE.
Customer Navigator – Business Mastery
We have teamed up with the ladies at Wide Awake Business to offer our graduates a unique business course! This course is offered year-round with weekly support from experts, time-saving resources & tools so you don’t have to figure it out yourself! PLUS, insights, guidance and mentoring for swift answers to your marketing, sales and business questions and challenges.+
* Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 14276, for 60 contact hours. (Note for nurses outside the state of California: Please check with your individual state Board of Nursing whether California contact hours are accepted for your license renewal.)**In order for any of the 60 hours to qualify for Coach Specific Training hours for ICF certification, all of live video classes offered for the Advanced Tools & Practicum must be attended.*** In order to receive Continuing Coach Education units, at least 5 hours of live classes for the Advanced Tools course must be attended.+