As a coach and/or mentor, why should I accredit/credential with a Professional Body?


The overall reason a Coach and/or Mentor would REGISTER with the IRCM CIC is to protect their consumers.

Registering with the IRCM CIC raises consumer confidence in the industry. 

You will be part of bringing the industry together to work as a single industry, under a Unified Codes of Conduct. 

You have the opportunity to participate in determining the future of the coaching and mentoring industry.  

Registering with the IRCM CIC will build trust, confidence, and excellence in the coaching or mentoring industry; and is one of credibility.


The reason the IRCM CIC would encourage an IRCM CIC Registered Coach and/or Mentor to accredit/credential with a Professional Body, is to:

  • gain an independent assessment of their professional capability, through accreditation or credentialing.
  • demonstrate their commitment to their own on-going Continuous Professional Development.
  • demonstrate their commitment to being a professional in their work.


Currently all information provided by and correspondence with the IRCM is in English.


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