Membership Benefits

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Supports and resources to help you
be a better coach and run a better business

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Lifelong Learning and
Professional Development

Continuing Coach Education

ICF Members can enhance their professional development and earn Continuing Coach Education (CCE) units by participating in select ICF Chapter events and Communities of Practice. Members can also earn CCE units by accessing virtual library housed on the ICF website.

(Visit the ICF Event Calendar for an up-to-date listing of upcoming chapter events, regional conferences and virtual education offerings.)


Communities of Practice

ICF provides platform for ICF Members to advance their professional that is called Communities of Practice (CPs). CPs is the virtual groups of coaches interested in a specific topic area, which generally meet by teleconference monthly, offer a venue to communicate best practices and new ideas, emerging trends, tools and tips. with coaches from around the world who share your professional interests. 

ICF-credentialed CP participants earns CCE units toward credential renewal.

Reciprocal peer coaching

ICF Members can access to ICF’s Reciprocal Peer Coaching, a program that enables
ICF Members to receive professional coaching from one colleague in exchange for time spent coaching another peer.








As the only globally recognized independent coaching credential, the ICF Credential signifies a coach’s commitment to outstanding professional practice and sets them apart in a crowded marketplace. Industry research conducted by ICF show that coaches with credentials earn more than non-credentialed coaches, while clients of credentialed coaches report higher satisfaction.

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Business Development

ICF Member logo

ICF Members can leverage the instant credibility afforded by the ICF brand by using the ICF Member logo on their websites, in email communications and on stationary items.

Credentialed Coach Finder & other directories 

Members who hold an ICF Credential are also eligible for inclusion in the
Credentialed Coach Finder which potential clients may use to find ICF coaches.

ICF Members are eligible for inclusion in ICF’s online Member Directory, designed as a tool to find ICF Members and for ICF Members to connect with one another.

Members who hold an ICF Credential may also choose
to be included in the Mentor Coach Registry.

ICF partner programs

ICF members may join and receive range of benefits of ICF partner programs*, i.e. products and services, including insurance, software solutions and magazine subscriptions, discounts or special pricing to ICF Members on their goods and services

*ICF partner program includes ICF Business Solutions Partners and ICF Media Partners.

Member toolkit

ICF Members can use various tools and resources that are useful for their business development. ICF provides Member Toolkit that contains valuable resources, e.g. printable marketing collateral, fact sheets, and press release templates and more.


Discounted credentialing applications

ICF Members enjoy a significant discount on initial and renewal applications
for the ICF Credentialing.

Global and local connection

Local engagement

Every day, coaches around the world connect with ICF on a local level through an ICF Chapter. At the chapter level, ICF Members can network with peers at chapter events, enjoy valuable virtual and face-to-face education offerings, and help their communities flourish through events like International Coaching Week and pro bono coaching initiatives.


Discounted event registration

Members enjoy discounted registration for ICF Global in-person and virtual events, such as ICF Converge, ICF Advance and the Business Development Series. They also benefit from discounted attendance at local and regional ICF conferences and events, which provide opportunities for networking and professional development.






Staff support

From day one, ICF Members benefit from a global network of staff committed to maximizing their ICF experience, enhancing awareness of coaching and ensuring the integrity of the profession. New Member Onboarding Meetings, held virtually, introduce new ICF Members to one another and to the many resources at their disposal. With support in 11 languages, ICF’s Regional Support team around the world can answer day-to-day questions and help members make the most of ICF Global Membership. Staff also monitor potential and pending regulatory actions, providing regional legislative support as needed.










Leadership opportunities

We encourage members to volunteer in ICF’s governance and oversight.
Many opportunities exist at the chapter, regional, and global levels for ICF Members and Credential-holders to become involved with ICF, help shape our organization’s future, and give back to the coaching community.


Cutting-edge industry research

ICF Members enjoy free or discounted access to ICF industry research reports that will help them make savvy business decisions and communicate the power of professional coaching to prospective clients.



Research Portal

ICF’s Research Portal contains articles, case studies, journals and reports about
coaching and related topics.

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