Coach Training

Are you ready to take the next steps and become a qualified coach?

Kudzi Coach Academy: Coaching Diploma Certification Program 

This diploma is for you if you want to explore a diversity of approaches within the ICF framework which will enable you to coach clients with confidence and impact.

Modules Include:

  • Module 1: Introduction to coaching
  • Module 2: GROW Model of Coaching 
  • Module 3: Needs, values, beliefs and strengths
  • Module 4: DISC and personality profiling
  • Module 5: Transactional analysis and coaching
  • Module 6: Positive Psychology and coaching
  • Module 7: Neuroscience and coaching
  • Module 8: Your coaching methodology

BONUS Modules:

  • Business coaching: Business coaching tools and techniques
  • Performance coaching: Resilience and performance coaching tools and techniques
  • Career coaching: Career coaching frameworks and tools

This program includes 110 hours of compulsary student contact time including weekly tutorials, mentoring, feedback sessions and group support plus an additional 22 hours self directed study. 

All members of the coach training will also get access to my Accelerate your Success program to help you start up and grow your coaching business - worth £497.

Learning Goals:

  • To develop well rounded and confident coaches
  • To ensure coaches are working ethically and within ICF boundaries
  • To develop coaches who are passionate and professional

This course is wide-ranging bringing in theories from neuroscience, positive psychology and transactional analysis as well as normative coaching methodologies.


  • Ruth Kudzi, PCC accredited coach, Course director, Lead instructor
  • Lucy Power, PCC accredited coach, Lead instructor transactional analysis 

Next course starts February 2021 with a choice of sessions / times: (You choose one) Monday 10-2.30pm, Wednesday 6-10pm, Weekends - 2nd weekend of every month February-July 2021

Price: £4000 inc VAT or 12 payments of £400 

For payment terms and conditions please view terms and conditions at the bottom of the page


Monday: 10-2.30pm

Wednesday 6-10pm

Weekends: Saturday + Sunday 8.30-5.30pm 

All sessions are online via zoom. There is a maximum of 30 people in each group. Payment plans are available on request. All sessions are in English. 

If you are interested in applying please contact Ruth at and book a pre-application phone call.

Contact Ruth Here

Key information:

How many contact hours?

There are 100 teaching hours across the modules all delivered virtually via zoom in an interactive format. 

In addition, there are 10 mentoring hours including 7 group mentoring hours (a maximum of 10 each group) and 3 individual mentoring hours. 

There are 24 hours of additional learning including module booklets plus optional modules. 

Coaching philosophy:

We believe in a holistic approach to coaching and expect our coaches to be focused on the whole person; both as them as a coach and for their clients.

The course brings together a variety of approaches which are all underpinned by the coaching standards so you have a thorough knowledge of how to coach and an approach which plays to your strengths. 

Where are the classes held? 

Everything is online: you will be given a zoom login for the duration of the course and attendance is registered. You will have access to a closed facebook group and recordings if you can't make sessions live (you need to attend 80% of sessions live to pass the accreditation) 

The cohorts start w/c 1st February 2021:

You choose ONE

Monday 10-2.30pm to complete September 2021 

Wednesday 6-10pm to complete September 2021 

Weekends (Sat + Sun) to complete August 2021

What language will the program be delivered in? 


How is the program delivered?

Virtually in zoom sessions of up to 20 people. You will have a combination of teaching and coaching practice which is observed. 

Requirements to meet to join the program;

You will be aware of the commitment for the program and will be willing to coach outside the program to gain experience. 

You will be open to receiving feedback and will be keen to develop and become a certified coach. 

You will need to agree to abide by the ICF ethics guidelines and to get appropriate insurance. 

No formal qualifications are required. 

Payment of tuition and fees: 

All payments for fees will be completed by the start of the program, if you are paying on a payment plan you will have paid at least the first instalment when the program starts. 

Late payments may mean that your place on the program is reviewed according to our terms and conditions. 

Policies on withdrawals and refunds:

As per the terms and conditions (click at the bottom of the page) you can withdraw from the course within 14 days of signing your contract and a full refund will be offered. 

If you want to withdraw beyond 14 days a place will be offered to you on a later program. 

Is the course ICF accredited? 

The course was submitted to the ICF for ACTP accreditation with all obligations met, 

This is a full coaching diploma (ACTP) program which is taught in accordance with the ICF standards and code of ethics.