Frequently asked Question
Frequently asked questions
Each candidate will be considered and reviewed on an individual basis. Anyone who is passionate about spreading gentle and conscious parenting out into the world is encouraged to apply.
You don't have to be a parent to apply nor do you need to have a previous degree in counselling.
ICA is a dynamic Institute that delights in supporting our heart-centred professionals in taking their creative expression out into the real world. During the training period ICA acts as a container to hold our students while they expand their creative potential.
Upon graduation, ICA acts as a well that they can dip into as often as they like for networking and on-going education opportunities.
This is what is great about this profession. The world is your oyster! We train and guide you to coach from anywhere you like. All you would need is an internet access. You can choose to coach clients online or in person.
We will teach you entrepreneurial skills to help you create workshops and tools as well. There are a lot of career options you can choose to manifest as your training proceeds.
While every student learns differently, the average time you can expect to invest is 3-4 hours per week (apart from the 60-90 minutes live training per week)
Once you enrol, we won't be able to refund the fee. If due to any personal reason you need to take a pause, we can consider that, however you must complete the assignments till date and submit a valid leave application. We will hold a seat for you and add you in the next available batch.
At this time, there are no scholarships available.
The entire course fee is to be paid in advance.
ICA's has completed an accreditation evaluation and produced satisfactory evidence of both theoretical knowledge and assessment rigor to be granted Organisational Member with Accredited Training Provider Centre status, by ACCPH (U.K.).
Since Inspire Coach Academy is an Internationally certified Institution, hence you can proudly call yourself an internationally certified or accredited coach. We also give an opportunity to our coaches to enrol as a coach on ACCPH's directory which has a very nominal fee.
After the completion of training, there will be a list of assignments given to each student. Apart from completing the assignments, one must complete the assigned number of one to one and workshop practice hours within 2 months of completion of the course.
Just like with all entrepreneurship endeavors, nothing is a guarantee. Setting up a practice requires a set of skills, including hard work, persistence, creativity, and networking. We will train you in some of these through our bonus program option which you can purchase upon graduation or while enrolling. However, please note that setting up a successful career takes time and patience.
This program is NOT therapy. It is a coaching methodology that is used to train parents to connect better with their children. There are clear guidelines and restrictions on how to stay within the limitations of a coach without crossing over into the territory of a therapist.
The certification program equips you to work effectively with parents and caregivers. If you are certified, we will endorse you on our website. You will need to network and find your own clients.
If you are gaining parent coaching clients by promoting yourself as a Inspire Coach Academy certified parent coach we would expect that you stick closely to the framework. It is important to us that we keep the essence and fidelity of our framework. We would desire and expect that you would add your personal anecdotes and tweaks that truly make it your own while maintaining the core of the ICA Framework. The ICA coaching course material easily guides the coaching conversations.