Minimum Requirements For Coaches
By joining koach.net you become a member of a high caliber community of fellow professionals. We ensure these standards of excellence by asking all coaches to meet minimum qualifications and requirements relevant to their specific field of coaching. By putting these criteria in place, we support your credibility and reputation, and allow the relationships with your koach.net clients to begin on a solid foundation of trust.
In vetting our coaches, we consider three factors: certification, experience, and methodology. This mix varies according to the type of coaching in which you specialize.
Life Coach | Leadership Coach | Career Coach
REQUIRED: A valid ACC or higher certification from the International Coach Federation or equivalent.
REQUIRED: A relevant valid certification, including proof of graduation from a health or sport education program. Requirement for certification can only be reconsidered where the coach can demonstrate more than 10 years of strong relevant expertise.
REQUIRED: Relevant certification + at least 5 years’ proven work experience in the specific field of competency. Requirement for certification can only be reconsidered where the mentor can demonstrate more than 10 years of strong relevant expertise.
All coaches must:
- Be a registered business and must be able to issue correct invoices to clients.
- Provide an extract from the Company Register issued within the last three months. In the case of an organization or sole proprietor, this can be a proof of registration from the official authority.
- ID Card, Passport or driving license for SEPA area, UK, USA and Canada. For other nationalities a passport is required.
Minimum requirements are validated in a meeting with the coach (face-to-face or virtual).
Important! At the moment, we are able to accept coaches only from specific countries. The list of these countries is available in our terms & conditions.
Continued koach.net membership requires that the coach meets the minimum client review and compliance requirements:
- A coach must remain above the minimum average review rating by clients.
If you have any questions or comments about the minimum requirements, please contact us via any of our social media pages or via firstname.lastname@example.org.