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Performance Coach Certification

The gold standard of coach training: obtain high-impact coaching skills from the pioneers of performance coaching.

A Transformational Leader feeling empowered in leading their team

A perfect combination of instruction and experiential learning.

Cory Sevin, Director, Institute for Healthcare Improvement, USA

It’s more than coaching

If you want to expand on your coaching skills and work towards becoming a certified Performance Coach, trained by the pioneers of performance coaching, this program is for you.

Our world-leading program combines engaging, experiential workshops with the highest standard of facilitators to provide transformational coaching skills that will enable participants to make a real impact, both personally and with their coachees.

Participant outcomes

This program provides powerful coaching skills to become a world-class performance coach who integrates performance and purpose to get the best out of people.

We can also roll this out within your organization or provide training for larger groups. Get in touch to find out more.


A practical toolkit

A complete toolkit for the participant, enabling coaches to support leaders in the 21st century, including regular support workshops and access to our performance coach network.

Personal impact

This is the start of a meaningful and inspiring journey that impacts the whole life, both of participants and their clients. The benefits participants see, aren’t just in their professional lives.

Global recognition

Participants will receive global recognition having trained with the pioneers of performance coaching and with the option of obtaining certification from a worldwide respected accreditation body.

ICF Certification

All our coach training is aligned with the International Coaching Federation (ICF) qualifications, which means participants have the option to work towards becoming certified coaches as either a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) or Associate Certified Coach (ACC).

Thanks to the entire Performance Consultants team for walking the path with me to allow me to gain this certification. It is not about the piece of paper but the rigor of the process and the learning achieved has been invaluable.

Senior Director, Global Talent Identification & Development, Tupperware Brands Corporation
John Collingwood

Coach development packages and qualifications

This program can be matched to your needs, whether it’s providing the tools to complete an ICF certification, or bringing the training into your organization, the packages below provide a complete toolkit to achieve your goals.

You can secure your place on our introductory Foundation module here.

  • Bronze: Foundation

    Preview the program, and get to know the GROW model by completing our Foundation module. You’ll receive a Bronze award on completion and can book directly here.

    This package starts from: $2100

  • Silver: + Intermediate and Advanced

    This package includes the tools you need to become an Associate Certified Coach (ACC). Participants will also gain access to our community of like-minded leaders and coaches with our coach club, as well as mentor sessions, and on completion, will receive our Silver award.

    Contact us to apply for your place.

    This package starts from $10,000.

  • Gold: + Coaching for Transformation, Self Transformation, and Advanced Coaching for Transformation

    Go for gold and equip yourself with everything you need to become a Professional Certified Coach (PCC). Become the ultimate, globally recognized performance coach. Once completed, you’ll also receive our gold award.

    Contact us to apply for your place.

    This package starts from $20,000.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What languages can this program be delivered in?

    We can deliver this program in over 20 different languages, get in contact with us to discuss your needs.

  • What materials are provided in the program?

    Learning is supported by the world #1 coaching book Coaching for Performance that is written by our Founder, Sir John Whitmore as well as the course booklet, practice assignments, follow-up workshops and an online learning hub which includes video demos, exercises and worksheets.

  • Who are the other participants on the program?

    You will join a group of peers from around the globe, from diverse backgrounds and industry sectors. Your fellow participants will include, senior leaders and executives, board members, and the c-suite as well as high-potential future leaders.

  • What will I be awarded on completion of this program?

    On completion of the first module of this program you will be awarded a ‘bronze’ certification badge.


    On completion of modules 1-3 (intermediate), you will receive a ‘silver’ certification and have the option to apply for your ICF accreditation. This is the best route to becoming a fully certified ICF or ACC coach.


    On completion of all 5 modules you will have the option to apply to become a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the ICF. You will also receive the ‘gold’ certification badge.

  • How do I bring this into my organization?

    Get in contact with us and we can work with you to bring this into your organization, online or at your chosen venues, worldwide, in over 20 languages.


    We can also equip your in-house training team with the necessary knowledge and skills to deliver this program.

  • What if I’ve already completed part of the program?

    Contact us if you’ve already completed part of this program or if you’d like to complete part of one of these packages.


    Our programs can be curated for the individual’s or organization’s specific needs.

  • Is this training ICF accredited?

    The Performance Coach Certification is accredited by the International Coaching Federation (ICF), the largest global accreditation body with over 130 local chapters around the world. The Silver Certification is an ICF Level 1 Accredited program to ACC, and the Gold Certification is an ICF Portfolio route to PCC. Our trainings are also recognized by the Association for Coaching (AC) and the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC).

Becoming a better leader

If you want to improve your leadership skills and unlock the potential of your teams, we offer coaching training that focuses on the skills leaders need to reach high performance in their professional lives.

Leadership development program participant feeling empowered

Transformational Leader pathway

Cultivate your leadership and organizational culture with our industry-leading ‘Transformational Leader’ pathway.
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Assess your impact

It’s paramount to understand your impact as an executive leader. Our Impact 360 assessment tool is the definitive method to uncover your impact and optimize your engagement.