General Program Vision & Goals

  • Support aspiring coaches and leaders who wish to bring coaching skills to their work a structured intensive program the rapidly acquire coaching presence and capabilities.

  • Participants who complete the program will have templates, tools, methodologies for coaching clients as well as the confidence and real-life experience to be masterful.

Number of Student Contact Hours Included in Program

  • Approximately 38 hours.

Coaching Philosophy/Model/Approach (Evolution Coaching is Inspired by the Following Bodies of Work)

  • Use of Self/Self-as-Instrument

  • Co-active Coaching

  • Deep Change

  • Trusted Advisor

  • Polarity Management

  • Integral Theory

Dates & Locations of When & Where the Program Is to
Be Delivered

  • October 10-11, 2019, Los Angeles, CA

  • January 9-10, 2020, Los Angeles, CA

  • March 26-27, 2020, Los Angeles, CA

Intended Participants

  • Aspiring coaches

  • Leaders who wish to integrate coaching skills into their work

Requirements Students Must Meet to Enter the Program

  • Demonstrate a passion for coaching experiences

  • Have capacity to attend both in-person and virtual meetings

Policies on withdrawals and refunds

  • Participants have until 45 days in the program to withdrawal without penalty

List of Classes/Modules/Parts

  • Six-month program

  • Three face-to-face intensives

  • Video conference calls

  • Virtual learning modules

Learning Goals

  • Understand of self-as-instrument; the coach is the primary instrument of change.

  • Identify areas of individual strength and struggle; create a personal development plan for improvement.

  • Acquire practical coaching skills for on-boarding new clients, establishing action plans, and supporting them through change.

  • Clarify a personal coaching point of view.

Listing of Lead Instructors

  • David Shechtman, PCC

  • Janine Davis, PCC

  • Peter Gandolfo, PCC

Language(s) That Are Used in Program Delivery

  • English

How the Program Is Delivered (E.G. Face-To-Face, Webinar, Telephonic, Combination)

  • Three face-to-face, 1.5-day sessions

  • Nine 90-minute video conference calls

  • Self-study assignments

  • Coaching work with pro-bono clients

Policies on payment of tuition and fees

  • Payment must be made, or payment arrangements agreed to, at regular intervals throughout the program


David Shechtman, a certified professional coach that leads this program.

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