About Us

About ICFCoaching.com

ICFCoaching.com is dedicated to the development and delivery of ICF-accredited coach training programs. Our parent company Life Coach Workshops, Inc, is the creator of coach trainings for the physical classroom offered in the US and internationally. Using advanced eLearning technologies, our brand-new coach certification program provides an accelerated, online training experience that fulfils the ICF requirements for an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential.

About ICFCoaching.com

ICFCoaching, Inc., with its corporate headquarters in Southern California, USA, is dedicated to the development and delivery of ICF-Accredited coach training programs. Our current program provides an accelerated, online coach training experience that fulfils the ICF educational requirement for an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential.

About The International Coach Federation (ICF)

The International Coach Federation is the world’s largest professional coaching association, a non-profit organization that advances the science of coaching through research, ongoing education, and support. The ICF created the 11 Core Coaching Competencies model, used by professional coaches throughout the world. ICFCoaching.com provides ICF-accredited coach training and support.

The ICF is the world’s largest professional coaching association, a non-profit organization that advances the science of coaching through research, ongoing education, and support.  Life Coach Workshops believes the ICF is a worldwide platinum-standard for coaching, with the development and proliferation of the ICF 11 Core Coaching Competencies model. Our Foundations One and Foundations Two coach training programs are accredited by the International Coach Federation, together providing 60 hours of ICF-approved training that fulfills the ACC coaching credential education requirement.

About the International Coach Federation (ICF)

The International Coach Federation is the world’s largest professional coaching association, a non-profit organization that advances the science of coaching through research, ongoing education, and support. The ICF created the 11 Core Coaching Competencies model, used by professional coaches throughout the world. ICFCoaching.com provides ICF-accredited coach training and support.

Our Team

Kevin Glenn

Founder of ICFCoaching.com

A native of Southern California, Kevin has been married for nearly three decades, is a father of two sons, and an avid scuba diver with a deep love of the great outdoors.  He lives a simple philosophy: Accept, be courageous, and move toward Happiness. One of Kevin's loftier goals is to be a TED conference presenter.

Dr. Grady Batchelor

Head of Training

Grady gets results and inspires his individual and corporate clients. Grady is described by his clients as “a dedicated partner,” “achieves results,” “a true change maker,” “an expert coach mentor,” “a person of vision,” and “one of those rare master teachers.”

Grady is currently president of Grady Batchelor & Associates, Inc. Until June 2019, Grady served as Vice President and Assistant Provost of Faculty Success at American Public University System (APUS) where he oversaw the Certified Professional Coaching and Mentoring program, Center for Teaching and Learning, Competency-Based Education, General Education, Alternative Learning, faculty human resources, and several other strategic initiatives. Previously, he was Dean of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies and Dean of Faculty and Student Success. Grady holds a doctorate in management specializing in organizational development and change from Colorado Technical University, a master of business administration from Touro University International, a master of arts in management from Bellevue University, a bachelor of science in human resources management from Bellevue University, and associates degrees in information analysis and instructional technology from the Community College of the Air Force. He is also an ICF Professional Certified Coach (PCC), Board Certified Coach (BCC), Certified Professional Coach (CPC), Certified Mentor Coach (CMC), Certified Management Consultant (CMC), and a Certified Manager (CM).

Gwen Cooper, M.A., PCC

Master Trainer

With a strong focus in Leadership Development and Coaching, Change Management, Organizational Effectiveness and Learning & Development, Gwen has provided coaching and solutions including, but not limited to the areas of leading mergers & integrations, human capital strategy, system implementation and applying design thinking to the practice of organizational and people transformation.

 

Having traveled to almost 50 countries working in international aid, consulting/professional service, financial service, manufacturing, government, insurance, and academia, Gwen brings with her a diversified background with a wide-range of subject matter and global expertise.  

 

Gwen is a certified ICF (PCC) leadership coach, and completed the 7 Paths Forward Advanced Coaching Workshop in 2018 led by David Peterson of Google. She received the Positive Psychology Well Being Coaching certification from the College of Executive Coaching in February, 2019. Gwen currently holds three M.A.s: in Human and Organizational Systems, Telecommunications, and Adult Learning.

 

Gwen serves as a Refugee Transition Tutor in Oakland, CA for Refugee Transitions, supporting an Afghan family who moved to the area in 2017. She provides well-being and financial literacy coaching to both the wife and husband. For the last five years, Gwen has been a member of the number one fundraising team for San Francisco Purplestride, the walk to fight pancreatic cancer.

Dr. Robin Sargent

Head of Curriculum Development

IDOL courses is the instructional design and online learning creative agency that creates interactive, engaging, and visually appealing courses for individuals (coaches and experts), organizations, and universities. Some of IDOL courses’ clients include the Boston Consulting Group, iHeart Media, the Center for Disease Control (CDC), Southern New Hampshire University, National PTA, Darden School of Business (University of Virginia), and Cox Enterprise. In addition, she started the IDOL courses Academy which is the only implementation program of its kind that not only shows you exactly how to create your job application assets and build a portfolio from scratch but also includes mentorship and experience opportunities in instructional design and online learning.  Dr. Robin earned her Ph.D. in Education with a specialization in instructional design and eLearning. Her dissertation was on gamification of corporate training and she is obsessed with designing courses that deliver a learning experience from the graphic branding of the course and platform to the interactions and activities for learners.