Postgraduate Certificate Online Blended

Advanced Coaching Practices

9 months
9514 CAD/full
7803 CAD/full
Tuition fee
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The Advanced Coaching Practices program from Royal Roads University helps you stay up to date, and take your coaching to the next level. This six-month program focuses on honing your skills in coaching individuals, groups and teams. 


As an experienced executive or business coach, you know the value of keeping your skills fresh. You may even coach your clients on this very topic. Staying on top of your game helps you do your best work in any industry, but especially one as in-demand as executive coaching.

You’ll also learn about coaching across cultures, so you can become truly global in your practice. And you’ll examine advanced coaching psychology and practices, to create an organizational culture of coaching and mentorship.

Each course offered through the Graduate Certificate in Advanced Coaching Practices is aligned with the core competencies of the International Coach Federation (ICF) and counts toward credentialing-required education hours and/or continuing education credits.

You can build from here

When you successfully complete this Advanced Coaching Practices program from Royal Roads University you have career advancing options:

  • You can apply for advanced standing in Royal Roads University's MBA, MGM, MA in Tourism Management, and MA in Interdisciplinary Studies programs, and have the tuition adjusted accordingly.
  • You can complete this program as a specialization option and apply the credits earned towards our MBA in Executive Management, Master of Global Management (MGM) programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Coaching Practices Orientation
  • Professional Mentor Coaching
  • Group and Team Coaching
  • Creating Coaching Cultures
  • Intercultural Competence and Global Coaching
  • Advanced Coaching Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of either an undergraduate four-year (or comparable) degree or a graduate degree in arts, science, or education from a recognized post-secondary institution;
  • Prerequisite education in the field of coaching (e.g., the RRU Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching or an acceptable alternative); 
  • Normally, at least three years of full-time experience working as an internal or external executive coach.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9514 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9514 CAD for the full programme during 9 months.
  • National

    7803 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7803 CAD for the full programme during 9 months.

Living costs for Victoria

1490 - 2092 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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