Coach Accreditation

Coach accreditation is an award to a professional coach who has met stringent education and experience requirements and has demonstrated a thorough understanding and practice of the coaching competencies and standards in the coaching industry. Achieving accreditation signifies a coach’s commitment to integrity, understanding and practice of coaching skills and outmost dedication to the clients.

The list provided below does not seek to endorse any of the bodies. It is displayed by region and in alphabetical order:

AoEC East Africa – Academy of Executive Coaching – KENYA

In partnership with Career Connections, the Academy of Executive Coaches offers the AoEC Practitioner Diploma in Executive Coaching programme. The programme is accredited by the Association for Coaching (AC), the International Coach Federation (ICF), the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC), and the Association for Professional Executive Coaches and Supervisors (APECS).

CDI Africa – Coach Development Institute of Africa – KENYA

CDI Africa offers internationally accredited training programs through the International Coach Federation (ICF).

Erickson International -KENYA

In partnership with Rise & Learn, Erickson International offers an ICF- accredited coach training programme.

Strathmore University Business School (SUBS) – KENYA

SUBS offers an Executive Coaching for Managers programme that combines training in coaching skills for executives as well as tested leading high performing team strategies.

Centre for Core Coaching – NIGERIA

Coach Masters Academy – NIGERIA

Coach Masters Academy offers an ICF-approved coach certification programme in Lagos, Nigeria.

Dimensions Management Consultants Pvt Ltd – ZIMBABWE 

Dimensions Management Consultants offers an Accredited Coach Training Program (ACTP). A minimum of 125 student contact hours, Mentor Coaching and a performance evaluation process are provided for ACTP approval. Graduates of an ACTP program may apply for an individual ICF Credential via the ACTP credential application path.

The Centre for Coaching – SOUTH AFRICA

Situated at the UCT (University of Cape Town) Graduate School of Business (GSB) – Africa’s leading business school, the Centre for Coaching offers courses in coaching, psychological coaching & coaching psychology courses. Its coaching courses are accredited by ICF.