Start Your Journey to Become an Internationally Certified Coach


Completing this highly practical program will enable you to start effectively coaching as a leader or as an internal coach. It is also a first step towards becoming a proficient professional coach. After successful completion, you will be able to apply for the ICF Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential and will be awarded the Progress-U ‘Coach Foundations Certificate’.

Who should attend?

  • Managers, executives, professionals or business owners who want to drive individual and team performance and want to get internationally certified;

  • HR and L&D executives who aim at becoming a certified internal coach;

  • Individuals who consider making professional coaching their next career;

  • Consultants who want to take a first step to add professional coaching to their scope of services.

Why attend this program?

  • You want a program with a successful track record since 2004

  • You want a program that was designed specifically for coaching in organizations

  • You want a program with proven quality that is part of an internationally accredited program with ICF and Worldwide Association of Business Coaches™ (WABC™ )

  • You want a program that gets you ready for the Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential of the International Coaching Federation (ICF)

The Corporate Coaching Foundations (CCF) program is focused on coaching in organizational settings and leverages real-life coaching situations experienced by Progress-U’s top coaches in Asia. In order to achieve accelerated learning, participants will practice with these challenging cases.

The Corporate Coaching Foundations (CCF) program consists of the first two modules from our worldwide accredited International Corporate Coaching (ICC) Program, as well as a full ICF mentoring program.

Experience a Unique and Comprehensive Learning Journey including:

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CCF Components

  1. Self-Awareness: Harrison Assessments Paradox Report
  2. Pre-Learning: DigiPro Digital Micro-Learning
  3. Workshops: Interactive Virtual Live Sessions
  4. Embedding: Supervised Practice & Teleclasses
  5. Practice: Coaching with Peers and Others
  6. Mentoring: Complete ICF Mentoring Program
  7. Reinforcement: Reading & written assignments

NOTE: For Corporate Coaching Foundations participants who decide to continue their coaching journey and want to become an internationally certified coach, it is possible to continue with our ICC Certification Program.


  • What it takes to become a professional coach
  • 5 Aspects of the coaching mindset
  • Start practicing 6 essential coaching competencies
  • Discover your strengths and areas for development
  • Practice Coaching Models (G.R.O.W and A.S.S.A.P.P.P)
  • Understand when to coach and when not to coach


  • 5 further core coaching competencies
  • Personal foundations essential for professional coaches
  • Introduction to Assessments and their use in coaching
  • About flexing your style as a Coach
  • Models to complete coaching assignment (G.A.P, 12-Steps)
  • Coaching on beliefs and values

7 hours of group mentoring focusing on ICF Competencies

3 hours of individual mentoring to prepare a coaching recording for ICF certification

(Total 10 hours)

Program starts:
08 Aug (Mon & Wed)
(all HKT/SGT/CST = UTC+8hrs)


26 Aug (Fri & Sat)
Fri 18:00hrs-20:00hrs
Sat 11:00hrs-15:30hrs
(all HKT/SGT/CST = UTC+8hrs)

Delivery :
Global, completely live and virtual via Zoom.

This program will give you credits for the full International Corporate Coaching (M1-M4) program. Please refer to the two program schedule options below:


Starts: 08 Aug ’22  – Mon & Wed (& Fri)
Time : 17:00-19:00hrs

ICC M1 – Session 1 – Mon 08 Aug
ICC M1 – Session 2 – Wed 10 Aug
ICC M1 – Session 3 – Mon 15 Aug
ICC M1 – Session 4 – Wed 17 Aug
ICC M1 – Session 5 – Mon 22 Aug
ICC M1 – Session 6 – Wed 24 Aug
ICC M1 – Session 7 – Mon 29 Aug

ICC M2 – Session 1 – Mon 07 Oct
ICC M2 – Session 2 – Wed 10 Oct
ICC M2 – Session 3 – Mon 12 Oct
ICC M2 – Session 4 – Wed 17 Oct

Mentoring Program
Schedule to be announced in the Program


Starts: 26 Aug ’22  – Fri & Sat
Time : Fri 18:00-20:00hrs |  Sat 11:00-15:30hrs

ICC M1 – Session 1 – Fri 26 Aug
ICC M1 – Session 2/3 – Sat 27 Aug
ICC M1 – Session 4 – Fri 02 Sept
ICC M1 – Session 5/6 – Sat 03 Sept
ICC M1 – Session 7 – Fri 09 Sept

ICC M2 – Session 1 – 14 Sept
ICC M2 – Session 2/3 – 15 Sept
ICC M2 – Session 4 – 21 Sept

Mentoring Program
Schedule to be announced in the Program

Faculty Facilitators :
Charlie Lang, Ruma Biswas and Susan Milford
Progress-U C-Suite Coaches and Facilitators

Charlie Lang
Ruma Biswas
Susan Milford

If you would like to customise and run this program in-house, drop us a message below.

Are you aspiring coach and/or want to be a professionally trained coach? Get started with our International Corporate Coaching (ICC) Program. Starts 13 April ’22

Already an experienced and certified coach? Take your coaching to the next level with the Advanced Professional Coaching (APC) Program. Starts 14 Jun ’22