Learn coaching skills from the Leaders

Coaching Out of the Box® is a leader in teaching individuals and organizations to leverage the incredible power of coaching. What is the power of coaching? Coaching is more than a skill, it is a new way of thinking and a new way to approach leadership. Coaching brings about a shift in perspective and gives leaders new tools that are solutions-based and better suited to today’s work and work environment.

We recognized the power of coaching early and set about to develop a coaching model and course curriculum that would make it easy for everyone to learn coaching skills. Our courses are developed by ICF Master Certified Coaches who are leaders in the field of professional coaching. To date, our flagship 5.5.5 Coaching Skills Training Program™ has been delivered to over 33,000 people in 38 countries.

Courses for All Coaching Levels

Every day we see examples of coaching at work transforming individuals, teams, and organizations. These examples fuel our passion to get coaching skills and competencies into the hands of as many people as possible. To that end, we offer a range of courses in convenient formats and a coaching model that is easy to learn and apply. Whether you are just starting out or are already an experienced coach, you’ll find our series of coaching skills development courses offer something for you. We offer six different courses from core competencies skills to advanced proficiencies.

Core Competencies Courses

Advanced Skills Courses

Credential Preparation

Watch our short video to hear about the success both participants and the Licensed Trainers who deliver our programs are having.


Coaching Programs for Individuals and Organizations

Our programs are pragmatic, practical, and highly transformational to ensure that coaching skills are not only learned but done so in a way that can be sustained for long-lasting results. We offer flexible training formats for individuals and organizations.

For individuals, we offer six different courses in our virtual classrooms several times throughout the year. Our virtual classes offer convenience and enhance learning through interactive participation. Each class offers CCE credits that can apply towards renewing your ICF credential or adding to your coach-specific training hours.  Click here to see our virtual classrooms in action.

For organizations, we work with you to create a road map for developing coaching skills. Once the road map is created, Coaching Out of the Box® can deliver the training to your organization or help you develop the capacity to conduct training internally. Courses are offered in several training formats (virtual, on-site, and blended) to meet the specific needs of your organization. We serve all industries and have a specialization in working with healthcare organizations. To date over 7,000 healthcare leaders, managers, clinicians, employees, and teams have learned our easily adoptable 5.5.5 Coaching Skills Training Program™. The results of our work in healthcare have been so transformational we recently presented the findings to the Institute of Coaching, Harvard Medical School & McLean Hospital.

Benefits Beyond the Classroom

Many organizations offer coaching courses, but you get a lot more when you learn from Coaching Out of the Box®. Here is what you can expect.

  • Top-notch education and training. You get world-class instruction from expert coaches with experience in both coaching and teaching. They deliver the course content expertly but also provide a wide perspective of real-world best practices, tips, and techniques. Their experience plus the interaction with other participants adds significantly to your learning experience.
  • Convenient virtual classrooms. Our convenient virtual classrooms feature cutting-edge technology to create an in-person, interactive classroom experience while you participate remotely.
  • Multiple training formats. We partner with our corporate clients to offer training in several formats to meet the needs of each organization. Choose from on-site, virtual, or blended formats. Utilize our expert trainers or work with us to develop your internal training capacity.
  • In addition to our courses, we offer many different resources to support you in your coaching practice and as you advance your coaching skills. This includes free webinars, coaching videos, coaching guides, and more. Just go to Coaching Resources to view our complete resource offering.

Learn more about our courses by clicking the title below.

Core Competencies

Advanced Skills

Coaching Credential

Coaching Fundamentals

Personal Groundwork for Coaching

Fast Track to ICF Credential

5.5.5 Coaching Skills Training Advanced Coaching Skills Practicum ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment Prep Class
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