Course Description

The purpose of this course is to give the student tools, information, and strategies to equip them for success when starting a career coaching or life coaching business.  We will discuss topics such as risk, economics, the global market, ethics, legal considerations, organization, human resources, and marketing. Students will gain a practical understanding of the components of a small business, and the steps to creating and establishing a business.

Course Outline

This course contains the following lessons:

  • Entrepreneurial Pathways
  • Who are Your Customers?
  • Integrated Marketing
  • Show Me the Money: Finding, Securing, and Managing It
  • Operating a Small Business Effectively
  • Leadership, Ethics, and Exits

Life coach career-prep lessons:

  • The Basic Foundation of Life Skills Coaching
  • The Coaching Process
  • Beyond Coaching Basics
  • Life Coaching and Destiny Discovery
  • Helping Clients Identify Challenges
  • Advanced Life Coaching Skills
  • Coaching Niches


Participants will have 12 months to completion this self-paced online course.

All necessary materials included.


System Requirements

Internet Connectivity Requirements:

  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.

Hardware Requirements:

  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/headphones to listen to Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.

Operating System Requirements:

  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.

Web Browser Requirements:

  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.

Software Requirements:

  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.

Web Browser Settings:

  • Accept cookies
  • Disable pop-up blocker.

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Section Title
Start Your Own Business in Career Coaching (Online)
Jul 01, 2020 to Jun 30, 2021
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $3,995.00