You enjoy helping people move forward.
People often come to you with challenges.
Do you want to have more impact on those around you in life, church, or work? If you are looking to make a difference, then mastering coaching skills can help you in your existing career or even help you forge a new one.
Developing healthy relationships is at the heart of the life coaching program. You'll learn:
- Skills and techniques for productive conversations and asking powerful questions
- Goal setting and creating accountability that makes a difference
- Techniques and resources to navigate many life challenges
- How to cultivate growth-promoting relationships
The Certified Life Coaching program is designed to give you confidence to help improve lives, relationships, and business performance.
- Designed For:
- Those looking to help others achieve personal and professional goals.
- People looking to launch their own coaching business.
- Professionals seeking to drive business results through people.
- Program completed online at your own pace within 3-6 months
- Able to apply courses toward academic credit.
The Parrott Institute for Healthy Relationships Certified Life Coach Program has six self-paced modules that feature video, reading, and reflection that allows you to lean into the material at your own pace. You will not be alone in the process as you will have 10 hours of individual or group coaching to discuss the material, any questions you may have, and to keep you moving forward.
Coaching I: Communicating Effectively
- Active listening skills
- Asking powerful questions
- Direct communication
Coaching II: Facilitating Learning
- Interpreting and creating awareness
- Taking actions
Coaching III: Generating Results
- Planning and goal setting
- Managing progress and accountability
Coaching IV: Improving Personal Well-being
- Maximize potential
- Health and well-being, financial, and spiritual
Coaching V: Developing Healthy Relationships
- Family, communication, and understanding differences
Coaching VI: Ethics and Guidelines
- Ethical and professional standards
- The coaching agreement
- Co-creating a relationship
- Coaching presence
You must also choose a specialization module to complete:
Marriage and Family – for those working to help others build healthy personal relationships.
Executive Coaching – for those working to help professionals maximize their effectiveness in driving business results through people.
Intercultural Competence Coaching – for those working to help people work more effectively in multicultural environments.
We believe that healthy relationships make change more effective and conversations around life challenges more productive. Throughout this curriculum you will learn about work, finances, goals, accountability, and having difficult conversations all in the context of healthy relationships.
As part of Olivet, the Parrott Institute coach training can be applied toward academic credit. You can earn up to 9 credit hours by completing a few additional requirements that can be applied to a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program. There are several degree options that include coaching in the curriculum:
- Bachelor of Science in Human Services
- Masters of Human Services
- Masters of Organizational Leadership for the Mission Driven Organization
Founders, Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott have dedicated their life’s work to building healthy relationships. Les is a Psychologist and Leslie is a marriage and family therapist. Drs. Les & Leslie Parrott are #1 New York Times bestselling authors of numerous books.
|Full Coaching Program Bundle*
Includes core courses, specialization and coaching sessions
A Savings of $150
Pay as you go
|Core courses*||$350 each|
(*books purchased separately)