Diploma of Life Coaching
Self-Paced ICF-Accredited Coaching Course
The Diploma of Life Coaching is ideal for anyone looking to create their own thriving coaching business while also developing skills to transform their own life.
About The Diploma of Life Coaching
The Diploma of Life Coaching utilises a combination of face-to-face and online training to teach you everything you need to establish a sustainable coaching business.
It is ideal for anyone looking to create their own thriving coaching business while also developing skills to transform their own life.
Recognised by the International Coaching Federation, the Diploma of Life Coaching will cover the 12-Step Coaching Model, Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) and Hypnosis. Emerging as a certified NLP Practitioner, you’ll also receive comprehensive sales and marketing training so that you can sell and deliver powerful coaching sessions from anywhere in the world.
What You'll Learn
15 Days of Face-to-Face Training + Online Learning
To obtain your Diploma of Life Coaching certification, you will be required to undertake a combination of face-to-face and/or online training at your own pace, in conjunction with online and practical coaching assessments.
The face-to-face units for the Diploma of Life Coaching include:
- CM001 - Coach Mastery (2 Days)
- ACM001 - Advanced Coach Mastery (2 Days)
- NLP002 - NLP Practitioner Training with Timeline Technique (7 Days)
- HYP002 - Certified Hypnosis Training (3 Days)
- CMS001 - Coach Marketing Summit (1 Day)
Start Your Own Coaching Business
On completion of the Diploma of Life Coaching, you will be ready to utilise your coaching skills in both employed and self-employed environments. With the confidence to help clients either within a 1:1 or group setting, you will learn how to:
- Master the art of powerful questioning and active listening
- Facilitate change and create elite outcomes in any area of a client’s life through NLP techniques
- Help a client overcome trauma and past patterns that no longer serve them; and
- Reframe a client’s thoughts and feelings into positive change through Conscious Hypnosis.
You will also be provided with the framework and confidence to create, package and sell various coaching programs to your clients through comprehensive sales and marketing training. A website template will be built for you, so you can begin actively attracting clients online as soon as you have finished the Diploma of Life Coaching.
When you enrol in the Diploma of Life Coaching, you will:
All of your Diploma of Life Coaching course materials will be delivered physically to your address within the 7-10 business days of your enrolment.
Our online learning portal has over 200+ classes on Personal Development, NLP, Hypnosis, Positive Psychology and Business for you to sink your teeth into.
One of our certified coaches will personally take you through a 12-week coaching program so you can see first-hand how our successful coaching models can help you (and future clients!) achieve change in any area of life.
Our Facebook Group has over 1,500+ life coaches within it, which means you'll be surrounded by an incredible community of like-minded and passionate people. They're there to support your goals, champion your dreams and celebrate your successes.
Each weekday, you can jump onto a live group coaching session with one of our certified trainers to gain a variety of personal development, business, marketing and coaching skills.
To help embed your learning and practice your coaching skills, you'll have the chance to team up with another new student to coach one another, provide encouragement and guide each other towards mastery.
Frequently Asked Questions
If you want to become a life coach, it is essential to seek training from an ICF accredited program. Coaches who have ICF credentials belong to a self-regulating community of elite coaches who ensure accountability to their clients, as well as the coaching industry overall.
To improve your chance of success, consider ICF accredited programs such as a Life Coaching Diploma or a Masters with official certification.
The work of a life coach revolves around one-on-one or group coaching sessions with clients in person, over the phone or on the web. Some coaches create courses that they sell to clients. They include them in the package services they offer. A life coach can get paid by the hour or by a set program fee.
Becoming a highly successful life coach in Australia can benefit you both financially and emotionally. You can do so in three easy steps:
- Get a coaching certification.
Is certification really necessary to be a life coach? Yes. Choose one with an internationally recognised accreditation such as the International Coach Federation which is the gold standard for professionally trained coaches around the world.
Be cautious of any company that ONLY offers certificates from their own company. Check for a list of all the coaching schools the governing body certifies first.
- Choose a niche of life coaching you are interested in.
You need to determine what kind of coach you want to be. Specialising in a particular field will build your confidence and knowledge. Try it out for three months then reassess your progress.
- Start a coaching business.
Congratulations! It's time to start your business. Pick out a business name and create a website to market your services. Make sure to also get insurance for your business.
What Our Students Say
"It was that block learning that appealed to me. You learn a subject, you gain a certificate, and then you move on to the next subject, which means that from your first week of training you can start a coaching business. I landed a $4000 coaching contract just a few days into my studies."
Student at The Life Coaching College
"The sincerity and knowledge of the trainers left a lasting impression on me. Watching them teach, you could tell that they live the life they were speaking about and practiced what they were teaching."
Student at The Life Coaching College