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Life and Engagement Coach (certificate)

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Official Title of Certificate: Life and Engagement Coach Certificate

Award: Certificate


Total Credit Hours: 12


Purpose: Participants will be trained in the International Coach Federation (ICF) core competencies, which leads to enhanced communication skills, more effective relationships, greater work productivity, and life fulfillment.  For participants interested in becoming a certified coach, this certificate fulfills the coach-specific training requirement for the Associate Certified Coach ACSTH (Approved Coach Specific Training Hours ) pathway through the International Coach Federation.

Range of Occupations

  • Life coach
  • Executive/leadership coach 

Effective Spring 2020, Statewide Tuition Reduction Program: This program may be designated a Statewide Tuition Reduction Program. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm that this program still maintains this status before enrolling. Please refer to the college’s Accounts Receivable Office to confirm this designation.

Special Conditions

Financial Aid: This program has not been approved by the U.S. Department of Education for eligibility for federal student aid. Students enrolled in this program may not be eligible to receive financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education (Pell Grants, SEOG, Federal Work-Study, Direct Loans or PLUS loans) or the Maryland Higher Education Commission (Educational Assistance Grants, Senatorial Scholarships or Delegate Scholarships). For current information on eligible programs, contact Financial Aid by calling 410-777-2203, emailing finaid@aacc.edu or stopping by a Financial Aid office.

Certificate Graduation Requirements

Refer to Academic Regulations on Graduation Requirements .

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to

a.  Apply all components of the Engagement Coaching Model to coaching clients and small groups.

b.  Demonstrate essential coaching skills

c.  Meet the ethical guidelines and professional standards of a coach.

This program aligns with all the college’s core competencies.

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