Why are PCCI core courses offered by voice only rather than by video?

PCCI intentionally designed its most important and fundamental courses (The Essentials of Life Coaching and The Essentials of Leadership Coaching) for audio, voice only training for several reasons: Isolate a student's sense of hearing to potentially strengthen and refine the ability to listen deeply. Challenge students to become aware of and learn how to manage [...]

By |2021-02-11T11:51:44-06:00September 9th, 2019||

Are there any special requirements for international students?

We have more than 20 different countries represented in our student community at PCCI. All of our courses are taught in English and all class participation in coaching exercises will require students to coach in English. All oral assessments are given only in English. Zoom is utilized for all courses and can be downloaded for [...]

By |2022-01-11T09:17:03-06:00October 3rd, 2016||

What technology is required in order to take classes from PCCI?

The technology requirements in order to take PCCI classes are very minimal. At the very least students need a telephone (either landline or cell phone), and access to a computer with Internet in order to access our Student Center, the hub where students can view and print all course documents, listen to required course audios, obtain [...]

By |2022-01-11T09:18:46-06:00January 30th, 2015||

What distinguishes PCCI from all other coach training schools?

PCCI provides all live training, via Zoom videoconference, enabling real-time feedback, Q&A, role play demonstrations, case presentations, and supervision of your practice-coaching. All classes are taught live, via high-definition Zoom videoconference so you can literally attend from anywhere in the world – even from a remote mission field. PCCI training is at the college/graduate level, honoring and [...]

By |2022-01-11T09:23:35-06:00February 28th, 2014|, |

Are there any prerequisites for becoming a student at PCCI?

No. The majority of our students have a background in various people-helping roles such as pastor, therapist, lay counselor, 12-step group facilitator, support group leader, etc., but these are not required. Most of our students are in their 30s to 60s and most have a college degree, with more than half having advanced degrees, but [...]

By |2019-09-09T07:13:54-05:00April 19th, 2014|, |

What if I have to miss a class?

Since our classes take 3 to 4 months to complete, nearly everyone misses a class sometime due to sickness or vacation or a short-term mission trip. In The Essentials of Coaching, you are allowed to miss up to 2 classes and still complete with full credit for the 40 hour course. If you miss 3 [...]

By |2019-09-09T07:14:14-05:00April 19th, 2014|, |