Looking to further your professional credentials and become a board certified coach? Coaching is an emerging family science field that is quickly becoming a research-based method for helping families become more successful.Please check out our blogpost on how to become a board certified coach. NC State is a CCE approved training provider offering three unique distance education courses to help you fulfill the training requirement to become a Board Certified Coach (BCC).
This 30 hour CEU is a fully distance education course that prepares practicing family and youth practitioners to meet the growing demands of families by examining family life coaching as a vital service that helps families and youth to reach goals and achieve happiness. This course focuses on teaching coaching skills to aid in improving familial relationships without the writing and tested required of the graduate courses, however, you will explore theoretical and empirical literature in coaching and examine the implications for practice with families. This is a non-graduate level course that provides professional development and is approved as a BCC course.
Additional Course Details
There are two graduate level fully distance BCC approved courses that can be taken as part of a degree or as a non-degree student.
For students wanting more than one course, the Family Life Education and Coaching certificate includes four graduate level courses and prepares future and strengthens current professionals to work with parents, youth, and families as a Certified Family Life Coach (CFLC). The certificate includes the BCC approved courses as well as a family life education and parenting course and one elective course. Required courses are designed to strengthen the student’s understanding and application of the critical aspects of family life coaching, including understanding of the fields of coaching psychology and family life education.
For more information on our certificates, click here: https://yfcsonline.cals.ncsu.edu/online-masters-and-certificate-programs/graduate-certificates/
Dr. Kimberly Allen, PhD, BCC, CFLE