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Ethics in Professional
Coaching Workshop

Boost your Ethics IQ
and Stay Out of
Ethical Hot Water


Ethics Expert and Trainer Tina Elliot, MBA, PCC, BCC, has served as a longtime member of both the ICF Global Ethics and Standards Committee and The ICF Independent Review Boardwill be presenting a lively 4 week program on this very important aspect of coaching. She is one of only a few individuals who have over 13 years of real experience inside the ICF’s Ethics Independent Review Board and she is willing to share it with you!


Staying Out of Ethical Hot Water Workshop

* 4 week course includes: 1.5 hours of course instruction via teleclass/webinar and 1 hour weekly meeting with peers to dive deeply into investigating coaching ethical dilemmas. Total commitment: 6 class hours & 3 Peer hours for a total of 9 hours.

4 Week course topics will include:

BulletWhat highly ethical operation looks like and how to be consistently ethical

BulletHow your rationalizations and personal filters may be leading you astray

BulletAn overview of the ICF’s & CCE’s Ethics and Standards Code and what they really mean

BulletExamining the Ethical Decision Making Process

BulletApplying the ICF & CCE code through Coaching Ethical Dilemma’s

BulletUnderstand the Ethical Conduct Review Processes and how to stay out of it

BulletApplying the ICF code through Coaching Case Dilemmas

BulletInsider tips on how to stay out of the ethical complaint process

You will leave with:

BulletClarity on your personal approach to ethical decision making and the impact

BulletA better understanding of the changes to the ICF’s ethics code and how they affect you

BulletSignificant differences in ICF and CCE ethics codes to be aware of

BulletAn Ethical Decision Making Model you can utilize in all your business decisions

BulletIncreased ethical awareness by working through ethical coaching dilemmas

BulletClarity on The Ethical Review (Complaint) Process and 20 tips to stay out of it

BulletA one of a kind Sample Coaching Agreement covering all the ethical bases

Want Continuing Coach Education Hours?

ICF Credentialed Coaches:

BulletYou will receive: ICF CCE’s 6 hours Core Competency plus 3 hours self-study from 3 hours from peer group meetings for a total of 9 hours

For Board Certified Coaches:

BulletYou will receive: Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE) 6 clock hours Ethics specific CCE’s meets 3 hour requirement for BCC recertification.

BulletPlus 3 hours Contact Hours (for 3 peer groups) a total of 9 hours

If you are ICF and CCE certified you can receive a TOTAL OF 18 HOURS of continuing education hours for your credential renewal.

This program is being offered at a bargain to attain 18 hours continuing education hours


Note to Coach Trainer/Mentor Coaches:

Any class content or documentation you are interested in teaching or using with students or mentees will need to be approved by Tina Elliot. Please discuss with her prior to registration. All course materials are copyright protected.



Workshop: Wednesdays April 17, 24 & May 1, 8, 2019

Starts at: 7:00 PM ET/ 6:00 PM CT/ 5:00 PM MT/ 4:00 PM PT


Cost: $325.00



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This program has been approved for the Board Certified Coach (BCC)
Ethics specific continuing education by the Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE).”

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Testimonials for Tina Elliot’s Professional Coaching Ethics Course
- Staying Out of Ethical Hot Water

Tina Elliot really has taken my awareness of coaching ethics to a whole new level. Like most coaches, I thought I was very ethical and in many ways, I was. But in this course Tina helped me think more deeply about Ethics and become more profoundly aware of how I might not be serving my clients as well as I thought and how I might be leaving myself wide open for ethical hot water. Who knew? As a result, I feel so much better prepared for anything. I also feel that I’m serving my clients with a higher degree of ethical care. This course should be a “must take” for every professional coach.

Bobbie Burdett, PCC, BCC
Director of Training, HealthWorld Online


As a participant in this course I realized ethical decision making is not a linear process, but rather involves a "renewing of the mind" approach. What I understand and value is that ethics is a philosophy of living well in. Perhaps the most significant learning outcome I gained is utilizing a framework that will guide me toward decisions with a clear conscious and sense of peace. Overall, this class reminded me of the importance of pursuing excellence and continual learning as a professional life coach.

I appreciated the entire package that was offered in this class. Tina was always prepared and well-organized; materials were sent to participants several days before meeting for the teleconference sessions. The class format was consistent and the group was focused. In addition, Tina has a calm way of explaining sensitive issues, as well as clearly differentiating ethical guidelines and laws; she emphasized the importance of increasing our ethical awareness and how to efficiently utilize the ICF/BCC codes.

In my opinion, this course should be a requirement for all coach training programs because the fundamental principles are intended to safeguard and empower professional coaches before conflicts arise with clients.

Devorah F Curtis, PhD, BCC
Integrative Life Coach


I liked what heard about this course and after academic interactions with Tina Elliot, I knew this was the course that would support me with coaching and living in Dubai. I’m a visual learner so the professional webinar and handouts before the each class help me synthesize the wealth of information from this course.

Working on the case studies really helped me understand the nuances of ethics. My coaching agreement has been amended by more than 50% and my ethical radar is now constantly spinning with higher awareness. The content was completely coach relevant and my confidence in operating ethically has soared. This is quality learning from a quality instructor who is well versed in coaching ethics and she makes it fun and engaging. I highly recommend this course to any coach who wants to take their ethical knowledge and competence to a higher level.

Lisa Face ACC, MSc (Ed Man), BSc (Hons)
Career Transition and Leadership Coach
ACC Mentor Coach
Consultant and Facilitator
Facecoach International Ltd


I was drawn to this course as it was specific to ethics in coaching. Not only did I receive ethical information and tools but left with a sisterhood of fellow professional coaches to draw resources from worldwide.

This course was on topic, on target, intelligent, insightful and it to the point. A good balance of education, communication and member input. It’s a great example of group interaction and should be a fundamental prerequisite to anything you do with a client. It’s an instruction book for success as a coach.

Tina Elliot creates a safe environment, she was free in sharing her experiences for education and heightened ethical awareness. I’m so excited about knowing the ethics codes and loved the real time study. I really enjoyed the entire process and highly recommend this program to all professional coaches.

Deborah-Marie Forrester, CWIC, RP, RYT, LHHP
Darla-Prana Healing and Wellness Centre
Founder, Managing Director





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