As more individuals around the world are turning to coaching to transform their lives, more coaches are committing to the gold standard in coaching. ICF Credentials and Standards is pleased to share that there are now more than 50,000 active ICF credential-holders worldwide!
Today, ICF credential-holders live and work in more than 140 countries and territories in every region of the world — demonstrating their commitment to excellence in professional and ethical practice, dedicating their lives to supporting clients to maximize their potential, and shining a light on the power of coaching to create a better world for tomorrow. We invite you to help us celebrate them! Congratulate your favorite ICF credential-holders on social media using the hashtags #ICFShineOn and #50KStrong.
We also encourage you to explore what it takes to become an ICF credential-holder and take the next steps in your professional coaching journey today. This milestone is a testament to the value of the ICF credential, and it reflects a strong demand across the world for this internationally recognized designation. Industry research shows that coaches with credentials earn more than non-credentialed coaches, while clients of credentialed coaches report higher satisfaction. The ICF credential signifies an unquestionable commitment to excellence in coaching.