IWS Coaching Institute


Have you been searching for a coach training program that will provide you with a vibrant learning community of people, who will embrace you and nurture you as you develop your coaching expertise? You have come to the right place!

The Right Coach Training For You

Tired of scouring the internet in search of a program with great content, flexible classes, and coach business building support? Let us help you learn and build a thriving business. We have more than 20 years’ experience in training and education and have been offering Coach Training certification since 2007. 




Fast Track Your Certification with Summer Intensive

Want to fast track your certification? Choose from two summer intensive training options and get your certification over the summer months.

In-Person Summer Intensive Classes – June 1st and ends June 29th (Two full days of training per week)

Online Summer Intensive Classes – June 6th and ends on July 20th (90 minute lunch hour classes Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 12noon to 1:30 pm. Learn more….

Our Certification Programs & Classes

We offer three certification streams in our comprehensive International Coach Federation (ICF) Approved Coach Specific Training Hours (ACSTH), with foundational learning in Leadership, Workplace, Business, Wellness, and Life Coaching.

  • Option 1: Wellness Improvement System Coach Accelerated (WISCA)
  • Option 2: Wellness Improvement System Coach Accelerated (Leadership Stream)
  • Option 3: Wellness Improvement System Certified Coach (WISC)

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Our Classes

Do you prefer small intimate classes that offer safety and comfort? You are at the right place! Our classes are small and intimate and our students learn at their own pace, in an environment that is caring, respectful, yet challenges you to grow to become the best professional coach you can become.

We Are a Certified Canadian Institution!

Need Funding to Afford Training? IWS is a Certified Educational Institution 7009/13459 and our training is eligible for Canadian Job Grants. Apply with your provincial offices.

Our Program Structure

Our coach training consists of individual courses offered as a combination of e-learning, online and face-to-face seminars. Our graduates specialize in wellness, business, leadership, or other areas of human development. You will:

  • Learn the art and science of coaching
  • Discover how to use your strength and style for results coaching
  • Gain world-class credentials and credibility
  • Get coach business knowledge and tools

We offer coaching courses for Personal Growth. Certification. Wellness Improvement. Continuing Education.

Diverse Training Environment

We train and certify mid-career professionals from a range of backgrounds and professions to become excellent coaches. Our program supports diversity in culture, perspectives, and learning styles.

Being a Coach

Being a coach is a rewarding and demanding profession. You will need to bring a depth of understanding for people to the profession, demonstrated through compassion, curiosity, and intuition, necessary to be a great coach.

Career Opportunities for Coaches

The coaching profession is a multi-disciplinary field that bridges careers in many industries. Our graduates have specialized in the following areas:

  • Workplace Wellness and Recovery
  • Leadership Development
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills Improvement
  • Professional Development and Life Coaching

Wellness Facilitator Certification

The specialized wellness facilitator training exposes you to the most comprehensive wellness assessment instrument on the market today, while providing the training and practice to facilitate wellness conversations. The training provides you with the framework and tools for deeper integration, to build resilience in clients by fostering mindfulness, self-awareness and profound transformation. Learn more