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Group Life Coaching Certification (Accredited)

Training for life coaches who want to grow their business through offering life coaching groups.
Instructor:
Joeel & Natalie Rivera
3,972 students enrolled
English [Auto-generated]
Make a larger impact by reaching more people
Have a larger, more predictable income with unlimited potential
Will no longer be limited to 1-on-1 coaching, trading your time for dollars
Minimize scheduling headaches and have greater control over your time
Create marketing campaigns that fill your groups
Mange your group's logistics and technology
Design and launch a professional group life coaching program
Feel confident facilitating a group

Students who complete this course will receive an official life coach CERTIFICATION from Transformation Academy. This course is also accredited by internationally recognized Continuing Professional Development Standards Agency (Provider No: 50134), and 15 CPD or CEU credits are available upon request. Details for how to request the official certification and optional 15 CPD/CEU credits will be provided at the end of the course.

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We are top Udemy instructors in the personal development category. Our courses have been taken by over 70,000 happy students from 190 countries.

We have a thriving community in the course and we are actively involved and answer questions within 24h.

The course also has a thriving Facebook networking group. 

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Unfortunately, most life coaches end up leaving the field. Not because they’re not talented, but because they’re not making enough money. They burn out constantly stressing over how to get enough paying clients and how to juggle their schedule.

 

Adding group coaching to our coaching business is hands down one of the most important things we’ve done to create success.

 

We designed this program to teach you everything you need to know to create your very own group coaching program.

 

  • How to use the same process you use with your individual clients to coach an entire group of your ideal clients.

     

  • How to effectively manage your group, including all of the administrative details, logistics, and technology.

     

  • How to structure your group, what content to include, what to charge, and how to prosper as a group coach.

     

  • How to create marketing campaigns THAT FILL YOUR GROUPS using email autoresponder sequences, webinars, opt-in pages and sales pages.

     

  • How to feel confident facilitating a group by learning advanced group facilitation techniques and communication strategies.

     

    So, are you ready to transform your life and develop a thriving coaching practice with group coaching? If so enroll now, we look forward to seeing you in the course!

     

    Guarantee: We know you will love this course. However, we offer a no-questions-asked 30-day money-back guarantee if the course does not meet your needs for any reason.  

STUDENTS WHO COMPLETE EVERY LESSON IN THIS COURSE WILL RECEIVE AN OFFICIAL CERTIFICATION FROM TRANSFORMATION SERVICES, INC., AS WELL AS THE CERTIFIED GROUP LIFE COACH LOGO TO USE IN HIS/HER MARKETING MATERIAL. SEE THE FINAL LESSON IN THIS COURSE FOR INSTRUCTIONS.

CHECK OUT OUR OTHER LIFE COACH CERTIFICATIONS!

So who are we?

We are Joeel & Natalie Rivera, serial entrepreneurs, authors,  speakers, and educators. We have over a decade of experience in the  field of psychology and life coaching and our greatest passion is  empowering others to live life on their terms, fulfill their potential,  and embrace their greater purpose. All of our programs are designed  based on our experience in coaching, social services, psychology, and  education, as well Joeel’s Masters Degree in Counseling and research on  happiness for his dissertation for a PhD in psychology. We have over  70,000 students from 190 countries.   

Your Group Coaching Business

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Introduction

In this section we will quickly go over what you will get out of the course and introduce ourselves. 

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The Why: Why do group coaching?

Understand your deeper motivations for being a life coach and the benefits of adding group coaching to your business.

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The What: What income, difference,and schedule do you want?

Explore what you want your group coaching business to look like, including the income you want to make, the difference you want to make in people's lives, and the schedule you want.

4
The Structure Basics: Format, size, duration, and homework

Determine your group's format, group size, duration and if your participants will have any homework.

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The Content: Open vs. Structured

Learn the difference between open and structured coaching groups and which type is the best fit for you.

6
Q&A, Support and Workbook Exercises

Find out how to get the answers to any questions you may have as well as utilize the extensive workbook material and exercises contained in this course.

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The Price: Setting your price

Explore pricing options and possibilities and tips for determining what fees to charge.

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Group Coaching Models: Part 1

Explore 5 popular group coaching models used in the life coaching field, including how they're structured and what coaches commonly charge. Part 1 covers Quick and Simple and Bootcamp coaching groups.

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Group Coaching Models: Part 2

Part 2 covers Masterminds, Ongoing and Team coaching groups.

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Life coaching disclaimer and code of ethics.

Life coaching disclaimer and code of ethics.

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ROADMAP FOR BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL LIFE COACHING BUSINESS...

Designing Your Groups

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Designing Your Content

This lecture helps you decide what, if any, content you'll be teaching or covering in your group, what process you will be teaching, how to break it down into sections, how to introduce your content, and what to focus on during an introductory webinar.

2
Session Structure

Assess which elements of a group coaching session you will use, such as laser check-ins, training or content delivery, group discussions, group activities, laser-coaching, round tables, action commitments, laser take-aways, etc. A session template is also included (in attachment).

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The First Session

Learn how to facilitate your first session and what is important to include, as well as options such as: laser introductions, ice breakers, setting ground rules, content, an overview, group discussions, etc. A first session template is also included (in the attachment).

4
Confidentiality and Trust

Discover how to establish confidentiality and trust in your group, which is a key to success

5
Ground Rules

Decide what your group ground rules will be. This lecture teaches why they're important and provides samples.

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Fully Engaged Groups

Learn what a fully engaged group is, when you would want to use one, and how to fully engage your participants.

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Group Stages Part 1

All groups go through stages as they become comfortable with each other and increase interaction. By knowing what to expect, you can avoid common pitfalls of group evolution.

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Group Stages Part 2

All groups go through stages as they become comfortable with each other and increase interaction. By knowing what to expect, you can avoid common pitfalls of group evolution.

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GROW and GROUP Methodologies: Part 1

Learn how to use the GROW/GROUP Methodology, which is a foundational coaching technique that brings structure to an open coaching group.

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GROW and GROUP Methodologies: Part 2
Learn how to use the GROW/GROUP Methodology, which is a foundational coaching technique that brings structure to an open coaching group
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Technology Part 1

Technology is a vital component of running VIRTUAL coaching groups. Explore options, functionality and recommendations for technology for the following functions: registration/payment, teleseminars/webinars, email autoresponders, online discussions, and content delivery.

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Technology Part 2

Technology is a vital component of running VIRTUAL coaching groups. Explore options, functionality and recommendations for technology for the following functions: registration/payment, teleseminars/webinars, email autoresponders, online discussions, and content delivery.

Group Facilitation Skills and Tips

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Ice Breakers

Explore a variety of ice breakers/warm up activities that you can use in your groups.

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Laser Speak

Learn how to use and facilitate laser speak to keep your group conversations targeted and timely.

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Laser Coaching

Learn how to use rapid, short laser coaching sessions to coach an individual or alternatively how to use a round table to have the group coach an individual. 

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Role Playing

Learn strategies for conducting role playing in your groups.

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Avoiding Common Problems

Find out how to handle common problems that come up during group coaching, such as: difficult questions, conflict, differing agendas, commitment, live coaching, and price discrepancies.

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Dealing with Challenging Participants Part 1

Learn how to handle challenging participants, whether they are: shy, challenging, dominating, unfocused, super achieving, the center of attention, the joker, the devil's advocate, argumentative, or have sidebar conversations.

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Dealing with Challenging Participants Part 2

Learn how to handle challenging participants, whether they are: shy, challenging, dominating, unfocused, super achieving, the center of attention, the joker, the devil's advocate, argumentative, or have sidebar conversations.

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Group Closure

Learn the importance of and strategies for creating closure at the ending of a group.

Communication Techniques

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Group Communication Tips

Learn important communication strategies for coaching groups, including: championing participants, using "when, what, how" statements, "I" statements, and other tips!

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Bonus Communication Material

Find out about the bonus communication lectures included.

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BONUS Active Listening

Giving your client your full attention is not only polite, it's vital to your success as a coach. Plus, you need to teach your GROUP how to actively listen. Find out how.

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BONUS Reflective Listening

Explore the power of reflective listening, aka paraphrasing.

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BONUS Empathetic Listening

Empathetic listening goes beyond just listening and helps you connect at a deep level to your client by truly understanding their perspective.

Marketing and Filling Your Groups

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Identify Your Market

Brainstorm and conduct market research to determine who your market is for your coaching group, where you can reach them, and what they want from you. Understanding this is the key to effective marketing and filling your group!

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Creating a Marketing Campaign: Part 1

Create a marketing campaign based on proven strategies that fill group coaching programs, and then you can use the campaign over an over again! Learn how to use opt-in pages, sales pages, webinars, and email autoresponders to put your marketing on autopilot.

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Creating a Marketing Campaign: Part 2

Create a marketing campaign based on proven strategies that fill group coaching programs, and then you can use the campaign over an over again! Learn how to use opt-in pages, sales pages, webinars, and email autoresponders to put your marketing on autopilot.

Next Steps

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Next Steps

Congratulations! Wrap it up and take it forward!

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LIFE COACHING DISCLAIMER (important!)
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Receiving Your Official Certificate
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Bonus: Additional Resources You Don't want to Miss

In this lecture we provide additional resources to support you on your journey.

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