1. Over 37 years of training globally
Erickson Coaching was founded in 1980 and initially specialized in NLP, counselling, and other fundamental human development programs. During that time, our founder Marilyn Atkinson was already anticipating a fundamental shift in the model from past-centred dissatisfaction to orienting clients towards their desired future outcomes. She actively shaped how Solution-Focused Methodology now informs and differentiates coaching from other disciplines in the field.
2. Flexible Training Delivery
Our cutting-edge online and fast track on-site programs offer the highest quality of content, peer engagement, and caliber of coaching instructors. There are a number of options available to structure your course schedule. You can combine online and on-site training for a greater flexibility, and schedule your training over a shorter or longer time frame. Erickson offers you maximum flexibility to pursue coach training at your own pace and comfort level.
3. ICF Accredited Certification
Erickson Coaching is a firm supporter of The International Coach Federation (ICF). The ICF regulates the standards for all coaching educational institutions to deliver a high quality of coach training, so that each new coach meets core competencies of a high professional caliber. Individual coaches and schools that pursue ICF accreditation demonstrate expertise in coaching, in both knowledge and skill, and an ongoing commitment to excellence. Erickson’s world-renowned coach training program The Art & Science of Coaching, and many other coaching courses we teach, are fully accredited by the ICF.
4. World Class Trainers
All Erickson trainers are ICF certified coaches that have years of experience facilitating and leading training, alongside their own thriving coaching practices. They are experts in the field of coaching, and their training is appraised yearly by senior educational administration to ensure that they meet Erickson’s high standards of delivery and expertise.
5. Tools & Support
Your experience with Erickson Coaching doesn’t end when your training is finished. There are many ways we keep connected. The Erickson Online Academy is a central platform where you can chat with fellow Erickson coaches from anywhere in the world, access your course materials, video footage, and ask questions from coaching instructors. We make sharing ideas, thoughts, techniques and tips easy and interactive.
6. 100% Money Back Guarantee
We are confident that you will love your experience at Erickson inThe Art and Science of Coaching. If after Module I, you are dissatisfied with your training or your choice of school, you are eligible for a full tuition refund*. Also, Erickson Coaching is a registered education institution, and all tuition is free of GST and PST taxes. Tax Deductible – T2202A (Tuition and Education Amounts Certificate) is an official statement for income tax, and is issued to all students who paid tuition and fees for use on their income tax return. *Full tuition refund is available only for online classes and North American on-site classes.
7. Business Building Support & Training
If you want to hone your entrepreneurial skills, our Erickson Business Center can help. It is designed to give you the knowledge and confidence to build a successful coaching business. It’s essential to learn how to be a great coach, and if you want to be an entrepreneur as well, you can start developing a successful business mindset right from the start.