Founded in 1995, The International Coaching Federation (ICF) is the world’s largest organization leading the global advancement of the coaching profession and fostering coaching’s role as an integral part of a thriving society.

With 35,000-plus members located in more than 140 countries and territories, we work toward common goals of enhancing awareness of coaching and upholding the integrity of the profession through lifelong learning and upholding the highest ethical standards.

Through the work of its six unique family organizations, ICF empowers professional coaches, coaching clients, organizations, communities and the world through coaching. 

Our organizations and the profession are rapidly growing and evolving. We’re bringing it all together, in one place, to better serve the profession and — ultimately — change the world

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 Client by client, ICF coaches help improve lives, relationships and business performance. They make a real and measurable difference in people’s lives, which is why we’re passionate about making sure our coaches and the institutions that train them are well-equipped to do their jobs.