Coaching means supporting a person or a team for a fixed period of time in order to help them achieve what is important in their life. It is based on the principle that the person has unique talents, considerable abilities that are often “latent”, and the resources needed to succeed in their private and professional life.
Training in coaching enables a student to develop a professional activity as a coach or to use coaching skills in their work. These include relationship and communication skills that are now essential in many fields.
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First coaching training accredited by ICF in Switzerland
People choose IDC
The professional training with certification of IDC based in Geneva, Switzerland is an ACTP (Accredited Coach Training Program) of the International Coach Federation (ICF). IDC was the first Swiss organization of its kind to have its professional coaching training recognised by the ICF. The ICF accreditation is awarded after independent experts have carried out a rigorous examination of the training course, its structure, its content and the quality of the training team. The ICF accreditation programme was designed by the world’s best coaches.
The IDC programme “Master Coach in Leadership and Communication” is accepted by ICF as 165 hours ACSTH (Approved Coach Specific Training Hours). ACSTH designation is given to a programme that follows the definition of coaching, the ethical code and ICF basic competences, that respects the professional quality criteria established by the ICF for training programmes.
IDC Coaching Institute, Geneva, has been certified by EduQua , a Swiss quality label geared towards continuing education. This label applies to all training programmes of IDC. (Professional training in Coaching, Corporate Coaching, Master’s Programme)
The programme exceeded my expectations. I leave a different person, I take the learning within myself onto a new road of life.
“The Master course has made it tangibly possible for me to move to a new level of coaching with much more powerful tools that enable us to get even closer to what it is that drives the coachee, his or her essence and realisation on both the personal and professional fronts. The dissertation, for its part, allowed me to identify the model I want to suggest to my coachees. It is of invaluable help. It provides a foundation for the path I wish to take to carry on and strengthen my work as a coach. I recommend it to any and every coach who is looking for more basic, profound and powerful tools.”
“The training is focused on “Doing”, not too Theoretical which boosts confidence. I love the co-creating of the course; feelings are taken seriously, great examples.”
« An unforgettable 3 weeks. Varied, full and rich learning experiences, challenging with continual support and encouragement. A solid basis and coaching tools. Highly professional of trainers, fun, inspiring, dedicated, meticulous, FANTASTIC !»
“Right amount of practice and theory. Trainers are professional and generous.
“The course was very good thanks to professional trainers. It was made of theory and practice. (Perfect mix).