What is Mentor Coaching?
Mentor coaching means being mentored & coached on your coaching skills. Mentor Coaching is a mandatory requirement for ICF credentialing.
Mentor Coaching for an ICF Credential consists of coaching and feedback in a collaborative, appreciative and dialogued process based on an observed or recorded coaching session to increase the coach’s capability in coaching, in alignment with the ICF Core Competencies.
In order to apply for an ICF credential, you are required to have been coached for a minimum of 10 hours over a minimum of 3 months by a qualified Mentor Coach who holds ICF certification at the same or higher level than that which you are applying for.
Why do you need Mentor Coaching?
Mentoring provides professional assistance in achieving and demonstrating the levels of coaching competency and capability demanded by the desired credential level. It helps you prepare for your ICF certification as a Coach.
Benefits of Mentor Coaching:
Mentor Coaching helps coaches
Ready to apply
for ICF credentials
Why Choose Coach-To-Transformation’s Mentor Coaching Program?
Certified and highly
Individual as well
as Group Coaching
Program aligned to
ICF requirements of
Mentor Coaching Program Details
This is a 10-hour Program spread over 3 months aligned to ICF requirements.
8 hours will be group mentor coaching (2 hr session every 3 weeks for 3 months) and 3 hours will be one-to-one (1:1) mentor coaching.
This allows for listening and feedback from the Mentor Coach while also allowing reflection and practice on the part of the individual being mentored.
Who can benefit from Mentor Coaching?
Candidates applying for ICF credentials on the following paths:
Candidates applying for Credential Renewals:
Coaches applying to renew their ACC Credential are required to complete an additional 10 hours of Mentor Coaching above those hours required for their initial credential.
Coach-To-Transformation’s Mentor Coaching Program Methodology
Group Mentor Coaching Sessions
The group sessions will focus on one or two of the ICF Core Competencies in each call. Each competency shall be discussed in- depth including its application. There would also be live peer coaching sessions with feedback from peers and mentoring by the Mentor Coach.
Individual Mentor Coaching
You will have 3 hours of 1:1 mentor coaching with one of our highly experienced Mentor Coaches.