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Find a coach

Finding a good coach starts with the search: 'ICF certified coach'. Our certified coaches meet strict training and experience requirements and master the coaching competencies. Moreover, an ICF coach adheres to the worldwide recognized ethical guidelines.

Find a certified coach

The Credentialed Coach Finder (CCF) is a handy tool that allows you to search for a certified coach using various search criteria. Under 'Services' you can indicate whether you are looking for someone for a specific theme, under 'Experience' you can enter your desired experience and under 'Demographics' you can enter language and location. This way you can make a first selection of coaches who meet your specific requirements.

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Why choose an ICF certified coach?

Anyone can call themselves a coach. ICF certified coaches are professional coaches who have met rigorous training and experience requirements and have demonstrated a thorough understanding of the coaching competencies that set the standard in the profession.

In addition, ICF-certified coaches adhere to strict ethical guidelines as part of ICF's mission to protect and serve coaching consumers.

Do you want to verify the ICF membership or ICF reference of a coach? Go here to verify a coach.


Coaching is a challenging and creative process - based on a partnership of coach and client - that encourages reflection and inspires to maximize personal and professional potential, unlocking often untapped sources of imagination, productivity and leadership. ICF is excited to share #ExperienceCoaching, a collection of powerful stories of ordinary people who were able to overcome obstacles and achieve extraordinary things through coaching. You can use "Find a Coach" to search among 140 qualified coaches in the Netherlands to find the right coach for your issue to help you achieve your most important goals.