The Institute for Life Coach Training is a leading international provider of coach training. The training is strongly rooted in the social sciences with the perfect mix of theoretical and experiential learning for application. Its coaching model has been proven successful in producing results with clients. This state-of-the-art coaching model is one that employs the whole person paradigm, powerful questions and purposeful inquiry, empower-ing tools, and results-producing psychological principles.The Institute retains a highly accomplished faculty many of whom are dually trained and qualified in traditional help-ing professions as well as coaching.
The Certified Life Coach (CLC) credential is one of ILCT’s internal certifications, attained through a progression of coursework and coaching experience
ILCT’s program has consistently been awarded the Accredited Coach Training Program (ACTP) designation from the ICF, meaning that all courses offered by ILCT can be utilized to meet the coach training requirements for ICF credentials, as well as CCE requirements once each student has become credentialed. ILCT was one of the first coach training programs to be accredited by the International Coach Federation.
The credentialing program is a progression of classes designed to enable a student to develop his or her skills with each class taken, while working towards becoming a professionally-credentialed coach. To graduate from ILCT’s ACTP program, students will complete 130 hours of training to meet all of the coach training requirements for the Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential. Once the coursework is completed, the final requirements to graduate from ILCT’s ACTP program are the completion of two essays and a final oral exam, conducted by ILCT, allowing students to apply to the ICF for credentialing after meeting other ICF specified criteria.
The Institute for Integrative Nutrition’s cutting-edge Health Coach Training Program teaches over 100 dietary theories, practical lifestyle management techniques, and innovative coaching methods with some of the world’s top health and wellness experts. Some of the instructors include Dr. Andrew Weil, Director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine; Dr. Deepak Chopra, leader in the field of mind-body medicine; Dr. David Katz, Director of Yale University’s Prevention Research Center; Dr. Walter Willett, Chair of Nutrition at Harvard University; Geneen Roth, bestselling author and expert on emotional eating; and many other leading researchers and nutrition authorities. The training provides extensive education in holistic nutrition, health coaching, and preventive health.
Some of IIN’s unique concepts include Bio-individuality™, Primary Food™ and the Integrative Nutrition Plate™. Bio-individuality means that each person has unique food and lifestyle needs so that one person’s food is another person’s poison. Primary food is all of the other factors present in our daily lives that contribute to our sense of nourishment and fulfillment. These include healthy relationships, a fulfilling career, regular physical activity and spiritual awareness. The Integrative Nutrition Plate emphasizes the importance of local and organic produce, whole grains, high-quality proteins, plant-based fats, and water. It shows you how a plate should appear at mealtime and emphasizes the importance of proportions and portion size. To complete the picture, the plate is surrounded with lifestyle factors that create optimal health: relationship, career, physical activity and spirituality.
The Institute for the Psychology of Eating is the world’s leading school in Nutritional Psychology. IPE’s internationally acclaimed program teaches powerful cutting-edge tools and protocols that enable its students to work with weight issues, body image challenges, overeating, binge eating, and a variety of nutrition related health concerns such as digestion, fatigue, mood, immunity, and others. The work combines the powerful new fields of Dynamic Eating Psychology and Mind-Body Nutrition. Dynamic Eating Psychology is a positive, empowering and transformational approach that sees our challenges with eating, weight and health not as an indication that we’re broken, but as a beautiful opportunity to grow and evolve. Mind-Body Nutrition is an exciting and timely new field that advances the practice of clinical nutrition by exploring the psychophysiology of how thoughts, feelings and beliefs impact nutritional metabolism and health.
The skills that are learned from this training are a combination of practical coaching techniques, results-oriented psychology, clinical nutrition, body-centered practices, mind-body science, and a positive and compassionate approach to challenges with food and health. Students receive a certification as an Eating Psychology Coach after completion of the program.
The American Fitness Professionals and Associates has an innovative program design, research and service focused on the professional practice of fitness, wellness, nutrition, health and physical education.
The AFPA’s Nutrition & Wellness Consultant Certification program teaches its students to give educated guidance to people seeking nutritional advice and enhancing health and fitness performance. It teaches fundamental counseling strategies and protocol, complimented by action-based worksheets and practical case studies.
The AFPA’s Weight Management Consultant Certification program provides a holistic approach to weight and health management. It educates its students on how to guide clients to achieve their short-term weight loss goals, but more importantly, long-term weight management. Students learn to work with each client’s unique needs by recognizing what motivates them and by determining the best way to help them through effective communication.
The National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) is the “gold standard” for certification and is the most sought after in the fitness industry. In fact, the NASM Certified Personal Trainer Certification requires the most comprehensive knowledge of human movement science, functional anatomy, physiology and kinesiology, as well as functional assessment and program design. The training is evidence-based which allow individuals to achieve a variety of fitness goals such as decreasing body fat, increasing lean muscle mass and improving overall health.
NASM’s exclusive Optimum Performance Training (OPT™) model, the industry’s first comprehensive training system based on scientific, evidence-based research. It takes the guesswork out of program design and helps produce consistent and remarkable re-sults with clients.
The OPT model was developed to concurrently improve all functional abilities, including flexibility, core stabilization, balance, strength, power, and cardiorespiratory endurance.
NYC Daygame is a place where men learn how to build their skills with women and develop a core masculine confidence that works best for themselves and their own personality.
The 40 hour Mastery Course covers the basics on how to best approach and meet women, improve non-verbal skills and a lot of advanced scenarios. The training is mostly in the field in New York City’s populated areas.
NYC Daygame teaches students how to meet and attract women by removing negative self-limiting beliefs, cultivating new ones and developing healthy habits, all of which lead to getting results. The course is based on principles of psychology and self-development.