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 CREDENTIAL TRAINING

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30 Hour Training $1,260
60 Hour Training $1995
120 Hour Training $2995

GOAL FOCUSED COACHING
30, 60 and 120 HOUR
Professional Coach Training Programs

The 30, 60 and 120 hour Goal Focused Coaching, coach training programs are designed for applicants who hold a qualifying educational degrees and are seeking to fulfill requirements for the Board Certified Coach (BCC) credential through the Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE). 

Goal-Focused Coaching 

30-60 or 120 hour Distance Learning Training
 
For more information or to register, email us at ceutraining@thebarnabasteam.com 
or through our contact form HERE.

We are a CCE approved provider of the following Goal Focused Coaching professional coach training programs for BCC Candidates:​

  • Goal Focused Coaching (GFC) 30 Hour Training Program 
  • Goal Focused Coaching (GFC) 60 Hour Training Program 

  • Goal Focused Coaching (GFC) 120 Hour Training Program 

 

The goal focused coaching professional coach training programs are completed by successfully completing the applicable courses for each program:

 

  • The Goal Focused Coaching (GFC) 30 Hour Training Program requires one, thirty-hour course to be completed: Goal Focused Coaching 401

  • The Goal Focused Coaching (GFC) 60 Hour Training Program requires two, thirty-hour courses to be completed: Goal Focused Coaching 301 and Goal Focused Coaching 401

  • The Goal Focused Coaching (GFC) 120 Hour Training Program requires four, thirty-hour courses to be completed:  Goal Focused Coaching 101, Goal Focused Coaching 201; Goal Focused Coaching 301 and Goal Focused Coaching 401

 

 

The 30, 60 and 120 hour coach training programs are designed for applicants who hold a qualifying graduate degree and are seeking to fulfill requirements for the Board Certified Coach (BCC) credential through the Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE) (see requirements at http://www.cce-global.org/Credentialing/BCC/Requirements). 

The Goal-Focused Coaching course series achieves the BCC core competencies for coaches by focusing on the knowledge and required for a professional coaching practice: Ethics and Regulatory Guidelines; Coaching Knowledge and Applications; Assessment and Practice Management.  

 

Course learning is achieved through weekly assigned reading, course assignments, experiential and observational learning, peer discussion, and coaching role play or practice sessions. The average total estimated time commitment per course is 30 hours. 

 

Students pursuing this path to BCC credentialing must complete the appropriate program based on the CCE educational requirements.  

 

  • CCE Required Endorsements: Upon successful completion of the course, we will be happy to assist BCC Applicants with CCE required professional endorsements upon successful completion of the training program.

  • CCE Required Verification of Experience: For BCC Applicants needing verification of professional coaching experience, a coaching verification package including three verification sessions is available for applicants who have completed our approved BCC training program. For more information click below: ​

  • CCE Required 30 Hours of Coaching Experience:  For BCC Applicants interested in exchanging coaching services with one or more peer coaches while completing the required 30 hours of coaching experience within three months, a Coaching Experience Exchange and Verification Package is offered, subject to enrollment of peer or volunteer clients. For more information click below:

Goal Focused Coach Training Course Series

The 30, 60 and 120 hour Goal Focused coach training programs achieve the BCC core competencies for coaches by focusing on the requirements of a professional coaching practice:

Ethical and Professional Practice

Assessments in Coaching

Coaching Knowledge and Application

Practice Management

The Goal-Focused Coaching training program is divided into four, thirty-hour courses and designed for applicants who hold a qualifying educational degrees and are seeking to fulfill requirements for the Board Certified Coach (BCC) credential through the Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE) (see requirements at http://www.cce-global.org/Credentialing/BCC/Requirements). For easy identification purposes, the four courses are referred to as GFC 101, GFC 201, GFC 301 and GFC 401. 

The training courses are designed to be completed 100% through a virtual, on-demand format and structured to build the candidate's coaching skills, knowledge and competencies beginning with session 101 and continuing through sessions 201, 301 and ending with session 401. In accordance with the CCE eligibility requirements, candidates should take the following course(s):

Goal Focused Coaching Program Description​ 

The Goal Focused Coaching 30, 60 and 120 hour training programs have been approved by the Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE) and achieve the BCC core competencies for professional coach training by emphasizing (1) coaching knowledge and applications, (2) ethics and regulatory guidelines, (3) practice management, and (4) potential assessments needed for professional coaches working from a Goal-Focused perspective with individuals, businesses and organizations. Students will have the opportunity to explore an area of personal interest for more in-depth focus for one assignment from a specific coaching area in which they have interest.

Learning is developed through assigned readings, video assignments, online discussion forums, learning activities, practice coaching sessions and personal reflection reports. There will be an exam over the assigned reading, video training, online discussions, learning activities and practice coaching interactions at the end of each course. The exams may include multiple choice, short answer, and true/false questions. Students must score a 70 or above on the exams in order to successfully complete each course. Grades are calculated on a “points possible” basis.  The number of points earned is divided by the number possible.

Students must have regular internet access to complete this course.

Successful completion of each applicable course is required to fulfill the CCE requirements for professional coach training for qualified individuals who plan to pursue Board Certified Coach credential (BCC).

Program Prerequisites – In order to satisfy the requirements for the GFC 30, 60 and 120 hour training programs, individuals who wish to apply for the BCC credential must be able to demonstrate that they have met specific educational requirements. (See CCE requirements at https://www.cce-global.org/credentialing/bcc/requirements for more information).

One or more textbooks are required for each course and available on Amazon and at other book retailers.

Additional reading materials, video assignments, practice coaching exercises, reflection posts and discussion boards are provided through the online course materials.

Learning Development

Learning is developed through assigned readings, online discussion forums, short video training assignments, coach training activities and reflection posts. The total estimated time commitment per course is 30 hours. Students must score 70% or better on a written exam in order to successfully pass this course.

Students will need regular access to the internet.

Successful completion of 30, 60 or 120 hours of training will allow qualified individuals to pursue Board Certified Coach credential (BCC).

Program Prerequisites

 For more information regarding CCE's educational requirements for Board Certified Coach credentialing, visit: 

 

https://www.cce-global.org/credentialing/bcc/requirements

 
Textbook/Reference Information

One or more textbooks are required for each course and available for purchase on Amazon and at other book retailers. The books required for each course will be provided upon request.

 

Required Reference is: BCC Code of Ethics (2010) http://cce-global.org/Assets/Ethics/BCCcodeofethics.pdf 

 

Additional reading materials, video assignments, practice coaching exercises, reflection posts and discussion boards are provided through the online course materials.

How to Succeed in the 30, 60 and 120 Hour Programs

The courses are designed to prepare you for BCC credentialing. Read assignments and all course announcements carefully. All assignments, reflections and discussion topics are important learning activities and required for successful completion of the course. 

 

Attendance Policy - Engaged participation is required to complete the training program and meet CCE training requirements.  Attendance is established by submission of all assignments, reflection posts and discussion topics in the online platform.

Program Dates 
Cancellations and Refunds

The courses are virtual classes that are available on demand and completed at your own pace. Unless there are extenuating circumstances, it is anticipated that candidates will complete each thirty (30) hour course in three to six weeks and no longer than three months. In the unlikely event that a scheduled BCC training course must be canceled, registrants will be notified of the cancellation not less than one week prior to the scheduled course start date and registrants will be granted a full refund or may choose to enroll in an upcoming session. If circumstances prevent you from participating in the session in which you have enrolled, please let us know BEFORE entering the learning platform and we will be happy to refund your payment less any credit card processing fees. If circumstances prevent you from completing a session in which you have enrolled and you have already entered the learning platform, please let us know and we will be happy to hold your enrollment spot for a future date or extend your time in the learning platform.

 
Questions?

We are happy and available to answer any questions you may have. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

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