The Association for Coaching® (AC) is a leading independent, and not-for-profit professional body dedicated to promoting best practice and raising the awareness and standards of coaching, worldwide.

Our purpose is to inspire and champion coaching excellence, to advance the coaching profession and make a sustainable difference to individuals, organizations and society 

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AC Coach Accreditation Support Call with Jeannette Marshall *** FULLY BOOKED***

AC Group Supervision Experience call - Members only (08:00 - 0:900)

AC Group Supervision Experience call - members only

Coaching in Three Dimensions

This webinar series is dedicated to organisational coaches seeking to become (even) more effective and relevant in today’s ever more complex world, and to OD and HR professionals seeking to leverage more value from their investment in coaching services.

Dates: Wednesdays, 14th, 21st, 28th November and 5th December 2018 10.00 GMT / 11.00 CET / 18.00 SGT / 20.00 AEST (Brisbane)

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Coaching Perspectives the Association for Coaching’s International magazine

Coaching Perspectives is the AC’s flagship global publication and a key benefit of membership. Published quarterly, the magazine delivers informative and thought-provoking content, global in reach and mindset. We are proud to feature leading coaches and thought leaders among our contributors. The magazine offers practical guidance, new ideas, research, interviews, and features on a wide diversity of activities, organisations and ventures pertinent to coaching and leadership.

The latest issue of Coaching Perspectives focuses on ethics, values and reflective practice in coaching. In a world troubled by alternative truths, polarised politics and environmental change, more than ever coaching needs to reflect on and make choices that make a contribution beyond the bottom line.



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Our expertly written range of AC books are now even better value! Not only do they provide significant learning and thought leadership, we are currently offering a choice of two ‘ 3 x book bundles’ starting at the highly-attractive package price of just £25* (*plus p&p) Stocks are limited - to avoid disappointment head on over to browse our online bookshop and secure your copies today.

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    Latest from the AC

    View the latest press releases and articles relevant to coaching and the coaching profession from the Association for Coaching.


    Latest Press Articles: The AC is delighted to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website and member platform. A member-driven, informative area for interaction and collaboration.

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    Digital Learning

    Our regular webinar series feature presentations and interactive sessions with experts from the coaching field. Our series vary in topic but cover a broad range of components and specialities.


    Coming up:

    Collaborative Conversations with Masters: Neuro-Agility and Motivational Intelligence. Carole Gaskell will share why knowing the seven factors that influence a person’s unique neurological design and how recognizing the motivational hot buttons of your coachee will make you a more impactful coach. Friday 9th November 2018 8.00 EST / 13.00 GMT / 14.00 CET / 20.00 SGT


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    AC Store

    The AC Store offers a compelling line of books focusing on the coaching industry, best practice and professional tools for development as well as videos and podcasts. We encourage both members and non-members alike to benefit from the range of learning on offer. Buy Now


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