Australia's leading Life Coaching educator

Our Philosophy

Our philosophy is that if we are to evolve as better professionals, our education programs should also evolve to be consistent with the environment in which we live and work. That's why the Life Coaching Institute is currently Australia's leading Life Coaching educator. By maintaining the currency and relevancy of our training programs, we guarantee the value of the service our graduates are able to offer clients and those around them.

Setting the standard

The Institute is renowned for its industry leading student support services and innovative programs developed by educators of the highest academic and experiential standard of any coaching educator in Australia.

Life Coaching, a rewarding career

Life Coaching is an extremely enjoyable and rewarding career. As a Life Coach you will work day to day with interesting people assisting them to identify and attain their goals, ambitions and life objectives. There is an enormous amount of personal satisfaction to be gained by assisting somebody embark on an exciting journey of selfdiscovery and personal achievement.

As a Coach you will assist your clients identify their core values, unlock their vast potential and make leaps in their level of success and fulfilment in their lives.

A Coach is a client’s ultimate ally. They are singularly focused on working with their client to establish better goals, inspire them to achieve more, empower them with the practical and philosophical tools to do so, motivate them to sustain focus and steer them towards success.

Coaches assist people from all walks of life, including executives, business owners, sales people and anyone else with the desire to reach for their goals and unlock their true potential.

Coaches assist clients to develop a plan to bridge the gap between where the client is now and where the client would like to be. Client goals can vary a great deal from personal goals such as attaining a greater level of personal fulfilment; professional goals such as achieving certain business benchmarks; sporting goals such as attaining a level of competence and achievement; and family goals which may include leading a more stress-free family life. A professionally trained Coach can empower their client to attain all this and more in their lives.

Why become a Life Coach?

You have the power to change people's lives for the better! As a trained Life Coach you will have the skills to bring about positive change in peoples lives. Imagine how you life could be different as a professional, qualified Life Coach.

Help people each and every day implement amazing changes in their lives


Relate with people whom are positive and excited about the possibilities you can assist them create


Work the times and hours you want and achieve your ideal work/life balance


Be absolutely passionate about your work and fulfilled by the incredible outcomes you are helpiong people achieve in their lives


Live a self fulfilling prophecy as you apply coaching principals to your own life and transform it into the most positive, ambitious vision imaginable

What your studies involve

The Institute's academic team is there to assist you with your studies from enrolment to graduation. The comprehensive academic support systems have been designed to make your studies as enjoyable and enriching as possible. Your studies with the Institute will include:

Access to local Student Fulfilment Centres and specialist support in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth and assessment supervisors in Hobart, Darwin, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast.

Cleverly written, purposefully designed and easy to understand learning materials that include individual workbooks, unique industry specific coaching case studies, practitioner tools and worksheets and fully referenced and categorised books of readings that represent over 55 leading coaching texts.

A dedicated national Study Assistance Hotline that puts you in direct contact with a team of accredited Coaching Advisers who are on hand Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (EST) to support and guide you on your way to the successful completion of your coaching qualification.

A comprehensive and easy to navigate virtual campus on the web gives you the option to submit assessment via e-mail, access practical workshop timetables for each state, contact your coaching advisers to ask a question and network with other students through the community forum.

A series of 1 and 2 day Skills Workshops that allow you to apply, practice and refine your newly formed coaching skills under the guidance and expertise of an experienced Life Coach. These workshops are conducted in a class room setting with a small group of fellow students. Your confidence will grow as well as your skills and coaching know-how as you move through each training session.

About the Life Coaching Industry

Due to the surge of interest in life coaching, Australia is now enjoying the growth rates in coaching opportunities experienced in the US, Europe and Asia. This represents a wonderful opportunity if you are planning to formalise your skills and enter the field of coaching.

The 2016 Global Coaching Survey also reflects on coaching in Australia favourably with coaches in the Oceania region (includes Australia) earning the highest yearly coaching income worldwide (in USD) at 30% above the worldwide average coaching income. It is therefore realistic to predict that based on these, is an important and growing industry in Australia.

The 2016 Global Coaching Survey also highlighted the importance of coaches undertaking accredited and recognised coaching programs to ensure coach-specific training and quality. Coaches also said they believed they can positively influence social change through coaching with clients. Clearly, developing your skills now and qualifying with a nationally recognised life coaching qualification will position you to service this growing business and community wide trend. You’ll be able to take advantage of the high demand for coaching services and springboard your career and lifestyle to new heights of enjoyment fulfilment and satisfaction.

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