Credentialing & Certification

Become credentialed as a Coach!
We provide you with the training, class hours, and Mentor Coaching hours needed to obtain credentialing through the International Coach Federation.

Earn unique standing…
Receive exclusive certification as a Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach with us.

Or take a single class…
• Earn ICF CCEs (Core Competency)
• Optional Counseling CEUs via the New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Practice Board
EMDRIA CEUs via The Dynamic Trio: EMDR, Positive Psychology & Somatic Coaching

All classes are:
• Live
• Interactive
• Web-based

Offering you the option to connect via computer with live-streaming video or to simply call in via phone, from anywhere in the world. 


Prices listed below include only the required class hours. Each class is paid for individually, as you move through the program. You have the option to pay for classes in installments. Please see individual class pages for details.

Other costs to consider include: Mentor Coaching, optional ICF Membership, ICF credentialing application fees, books, and hiring a professional coach for your own personal experience.


ICF Credentialing Programs

These programs give you the required education, class hours, and Mentor Coaching hours to apply for credentialing as an Associate or Professional Certified Coach through the International Coach Federation.

ICF ACC – Associate Certified Coach

60 class hours / $3,300.00

Required Classes – 60 hours
*S-T-R-E-T-C-H! Becoming the Incredible Coach You Truly Are – 24 hours
*Skillful Means: The Coaching Skill Set – 12 hours
*Right Speech: Listening Deeply, Speaking Truth – 12 hours
*The Art of Engaged Mindfulness: Settling the Mind for Intuition to Emerge – 12 hours

In addition to above class hours, the following must be completed:
• Ten total hours of Mentor Coaching – seven group hours and three one-on-one hours with ICF Registered Mentor Coach Ann-Marie McKelvey.
• Coaching Log demonstrating 100 hours (75 paid) of coaching experience with at least eight different clients.
• Completion of the ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment (CKA).

*Denotes the four, core required classes for any level of credentialing through Mindfulness Coaching School.

ICF PCC – Professional Certified Coach

125 class hours / $7,025.00

Completing the PCC requirements also fulfills the 108 class hours required to become a Certified Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach through Mindfulness Coaching School.

Required Classes – 60 hours
*S-T-R-E-T-C-H! Becoming the Incredible Coach You Truly Are – 24 hours
*Skillful Means: The Coaching Skill Set – 12 hours
*Right Speech: Listening Deeply, Speaking Truth – 12 hours
*The Art of Engaged Mindfulness: Settling the Mind for Intuition to Emerge – 12 hours

Electives – 65 hours 
You at Your Best: Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coaching – 12 hours
The Dynamic Trio: EMDR, Positive Psychology & Somatic Coaching – 12 hours
And If Steve Jobs Were Your Coach… – 12 hours
Mindful Eating: Mindful Life – 12 hours
Body Electric – 12 hours
Where Mind Goes, Qi Goes: Somatic Coaching with Qigong – 5 hours

In addition to above class hours, the following must be completed:
• Ten total hours of Mentor Coaching – seven group hours and three one-on-one hours with ICF Registered Mentor Coach Ann-Marie McKelvey.
• Coaching Log demonstrating 500 hours (450 paid) of coaching experience with at least 25 different clients
• Completion of the ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment (CKA).

*Denotes the four, core required classes for any level of credentialing through Mindfulness Coaching School.

Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach Certification

101 class hours / $5,675.00

Authentically integrate mindfulness, wellness and somatic wisdom into your life; so you can walk the talk and coach others to do the same. This certification is offered exclusively through Mindfulness Coaching School.

Completing the requirements for Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coach certification also fulfills the 60 class hours required for ICF ACC and goes toward the 125 class hours required for ICF PCC. This certificate is issued only after you have met all requirements, including class hours, Mentor Coaching hours, coaching practice hours, and completion of the ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment.

Required Classes – 84 hours
*S-T-R-E-T-C-H! Becoming the Incredible Coach You Truly Are – 24 hours
*Skillful Means: The Coaching Skill Set – 12 hours
*Right Speech: Listening Deeply, Speaking Truth – 12 hours
*The Art of Engaged Mindfulness: Settling the Mind for Intuition to Emerge – 12 hours
You at Your Best: Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coaching – 12 hours
Mindful Eating: Mindful Life – 12 hours

Electives – 17 hours
Where Mind Goes, Qi Goes: Somatic Coaching with Qigong – 5 hours
The Dynamic Trio: EMDR, Positive Psychology & Somatic Coaching – 12 hours
And If Steve Jobs Were Your Coach… – 12 hours
Body Electric – 12 hours
And If Georgia O’Keeffe Were Your Coach… – 12 hours
And If Natalie Goldberg Were Your Coach… – 12 hours

In addition to above class hours, the following must be completed:
• Ten total hours of Mentor Coaching – seven group hours and three one-on-one hours with ICF Registered Mentor Coach Ann-Marie McKelvey.
• Coaching Log demonstrating 100 hours (75 paid) of coaching experience with at least eight different clients, focused on Mindfulness, Wellness & Somatic Coaching.
• Completion of the ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment (CKA).

*Denotes the four, core required classes for any level of credentialing through Mindfulness Coaching School.

*As of March 1, 2017, to receive any level of credentialing or certification through Mindfulness Coaching School, all students are required to take:
(1) Skillful Means: The Coaching Skill Set
(2) S-T-R-E-T-C-H! Becoming the Incredible Coach You Truly Are
(3) Right Speech: Listening Deeply, Speaking Truth
(4) The Art of Engaged Mindfulness: Settling the Mind for Intuition to Emerge