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Coaching is a powerful and versatile skill set used by pastors, lay leaders, business professionals, and volunteers to help others define success and move toward it.  Whether you are considering coaching as a career or just want to improve the way you relate to others, you'll find that our coach training program is distinguished by three factors:

  1. We are Christ-centered and aimed at transformation.  We help coaches use this powerful skill set in partnership with what God is doing in the lives of real people.
  2. We offer world-class training and are the first seminary to have an ICF accredited training program. All of our coaching courses are approved by the International Coaching Federation (ICF) for 15-20 ICF Approved Coach Specific Training Hours. Additionally, our Advanced Certificate in Transformational Coaching (ACTC) is an ICF Level 2 Accredited Coach Training Program (Level 2 ACTP) -- a designation of quality and credibility in the coaching world.
  3. We provide an affordable coach training program.  You can complete our Advanced Certificate in Transformational Coaching (ACTC) for $6,300.

Ready to Transform?

At Western Seminary, we believe in the power of words and conversations to transform lives and create lasting change.  Are you ready to transform through your conversations?

Yes, I am Ready

Training Schedule

Register NOW for Intro to Coaching!

All courses are offered live via Zoom as a part of Western Global.

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Why Western?

Get your professional coach training from a Christian perspective.  Learn how to integrate your faith into the skillset of coaching.  Learn if coach training is the right choice for you.

Learn More

 Are you new to coaching? 

Curious about how you can use coaching to effect change? 

Want to know how you can join God in changing lives?

Join us for a Discover Coaching online event 

This event is 45 minutes, online, and free. 

Important Dates and Events


Certification Inquiries

Benjamin Olsen
Benjamin Olsen
Director of the Coach Training Program
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General Coach Training Inquiries

Donna Jameson
Donna Jameson
Coaching Training Program Administrative Assistant
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