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Communities of Practice

ICF Communities of Practice (CPs) are a great way to build your global network while advancing your coaching knowledge. CPs provide a platform for sharing best practices, emerging trends, tools and tips among coaches to advance their professional development and deepen their subject matter expertise. Plus, CPs are a free ICF Member benefit and offer Continuing Coaching Education (CCE) units needed for ICF Credential renewal.

These virtual groups offer professional development and network-building opportunities through a variety of outputs, including:

  • Webinar presentations from subject matter experts.
  • Facilitated discussion sessions.
  • Community discussion boards.

Each CP is steered by volunteer co-leaders who help facilitate the learning and organize the conversations, ideas and trends that emerge from the group. Active participation in the live sessions and online discussion threads is encouraged!

Each CP offers a live session once a quarter. All sessions are recorded and available on demand in the ICF Learning Portal, so you can rewatch or view on your own time if you missed the live session.

Topics/Areas of Focus

CPs are intended for ICF Members and other coaches who are interested in one or more of the following topic areas:

  • Career Coaching
  • Coaching Science
  • Coaching Supervision
  • Ethics
  • Executive and Leadership Coaching
  • Health and Wellness Coaching
  • Internal Coaching
  • Life Vision and Enhancement Coaching
  • Team and Group Coaching


ICF Member Pricing: Free. CPs are an ICF Member benefit, and ICF Members can participate in as many CPs as they’d like — completely free of charge.

Non-Member Pricing: $35 USD for a 60-minute session and $45 USD for a 90-minute session.

Stay Informed

ICF Members: Look for upcoming sessions in the Member Update and/or on the Learning Portal.

Non-Members: If you would like to receive monthly updates regarding upcoming CP sessions, as well as other learning and development opportunities, please fill out our interest form below.

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