Career coaching course


This IRES Career Coach Course has been developed to meet high academic standards for career coach certification, ensuring that as a participant you can display with pride the Career Coach skills you will earn. 

Who Should Attend

Vital importance to anyone who wants to become a career coach.


5 Days


Register for the course

Face to Face Schedules By Location
Nairobi Schedules:
Code Date Duration Location Fees
CCC001 6 Nov 2023 - 10 Nov 2023 5 days Nairobi, Kenya KES 75,000 | USD 1,100 Register
CCC001 4 Dec 2023 - 8 Dec 2023 5 days Nairobi, Kenya KES 75,000 | USD 1,100 Register
Kigali Schedules:
Mombasa Schedules:
Nakuru Schedules:
Kisumu Schedules:
Naivasha Schedules:
Virtual Trainer Led Schedules
Contact Us on (+254) 715 077 817 / (+254) 792 516 000 or email us [email protected] for a virtual schedule.

Contact Us on (+254) 715 077 817 / (+254) 792 516 000 or email us [email protected] for E-Learning course.

Course Objective

In this part-time online Career Coach Certificate Course you will learn important principles and practical step-by-step techniques for career coaching and getting started in a career as a professional career coach.

Course Outline


  • What is a Career Coach?
  • The Career Coaching Industry
  • Benefits of Being a Career Coach
  • Providing Career Coaching Services
  • Career Coaching Specializations

How to Deliver Career Coaching Services

  • Services for Corporate Clients
  • Establishing the Coach/Client Relationship
  • Career Coaching Techniques
  • Helping Clients Conduct a Targeted Job Search
  • Preparing Clients for Interviews and Job Offers

How to Learn Career Coaching

  • Getting Hands-On Career Coaching Experience
  • Learn From Other Career Coaches
  • Self Study

Starting Your Own Business

  • Creating a Business Plan
  • Financial Matters
  • Setting Your Fees
  • Working with Support Staff

Getting Clients

  • Choosing Your Target Market
  • Marketing Tools and Techniques
  • Marketing to Corporate Clients

Course Administration Details:


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Institute (IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).


The training will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments and lunch.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

Email:[email protected]/[email protected]

Mob: +254 715 077 817/+250789621067


This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817/+250789621067

Mob: +254 792516000+254 792516010 , +250 789621067 ,or mail [email protected]/[email protected]


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before start of the course.

Send proof of payment to [email protected]/[email protected]

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