ICF Global – What is it and Why join?

Founded in 1995, the International Coach Federation (ICF) is the leading global organization dedicated to advancing the coaching profession by setting high standards, providing independent certification, and building a worldwide network of credentialed coaches.

With more than 14,000 professional personal and business coaches representing over 90 countries, the ICF is the voice of the global coaching profession.

International Coach Federation Core Purpose: To advance the art, science and practice of professional coaching.

Why Join ICF?

Associations bind professions and professionals together. The true professional is a member of his or her professional organization. By joining and maintaining membership in ICF, coaches inform others that they are part of an influential voice that is shaping the future of coaching around the globe. ICF membership opens up a world of opportunity for professional development, networking and leadership in your profession from the local to global level. Join us today and be a part of growing the worldwide coaching profession for tomorrow.

The Value of ICF Global Membership (click to open link)

From local and global connections to discounts on conferences and other sources of education, there are many reasons to be an ICF member.  Follow the link above for the full answers.

Membership Fees
Annual Membership: $245 (USD)* (This equals only $20.42 per month!)

  • The ICF membership is on an annual billing schedule; all memberships expire on March 31 of the following year.
  • Membership fees for new ICF memberships will be prorated based on the month you join the ICF.
  • Membership fees for January, February and March include the prorated amount for the current membership year plus next year’s membership fee.

*Please note: Monthly or quarterly payments are not accepted at this time.

Click Here to access the on-line membership application for new members.