Clarifying your purpose and intention as a life coach

Claiming the confidence to coach

Creating your ideal coaching scenario

Developing the faculty of presence

Attending skills

Active listening

Validating your clients

The skill of reframing

Drawing forth your client’s innate wisdom

Environmental preparation for your coaching session

Psychological & spiritual preparation for your session

How to initiate your coaching session

Open-ended questions

A vocabulary of feelings

Embracing forward steps

Keeping your client on track

Leveraging contrast

Content and process

Healing as release from fear

Cost and Payoff

Empathy and sympathy

Assessing preference

Differentiating between presenting issues and core issues

Honoring beliefs/permission slips

Client as mirror of coach

Moving beyond labels

Goal setting

Setting healthy boundaries

Dealing with resistance

Giving clients homework

Concluding your coaching session

Coaching and money

Business and ethics

The intuition factor

Identifying your niche/target client population

Marketing & promotion

The spirit factor

Evolution of a coaching relationship

How long coaching takes

Ready to fly

Certificate Requirements

If you wish to receive a signed Certificate of Completion for the Life Coach Training, you will be asked to do the following:


Participate in at least 12 out of the 14 webinars. (You must be on the webinar for at least 60 minutes to be considered present.)


Have your personal coaching session with Alan.


Participate fully in the In-Person Training Retreat. No late arrivals or early departures, please.


Do at least twenty 50-minute practice coaching sessions over five months, and submit reports, including getting your clients to submit feedback reports, all in a timely manner.


Participate live or watch recordings of five sessions of the online Coaching Room, and submit a brief report on the coaching skills you learned.


Pass a written final exam.


Demonstrate to the instructor a basic working knowledge of life coaching skills.


Participant fully including the Self- Intro requested prior to the start of the course.

Important Note: Our preferred method of communication is via email. We ask that participants be knowledgable in computer skills, including email and online automated systems.  We do not text or use other social media applications for communication.  Thank you



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