The Centre for Coaching benefits from both academic and international accreditation.

International accreditation:

New Ventures WestNew Ventures West (NVW), one of the leading coaching schools in the USA, founded in 1987, is a San Francisco based organisation dedicated to having people be both effective and fulfilled in their work as integral coaches.
The Centre for Coaching is a Learning Partner of New Ventures West.



The International Coach Federation is the leading global organization dedicated to advancing the coaching profession by setting high standards, providing independent certification and building a worldwide network of trained coaching professionals. For more information on how to become or find an ICF-credentialed coach, please visit


NVW - ACSTH logoUnder the auspices of our learning partner, New Ventures West, the Associate Coaching Course and the Professional Coaching Course provide Approved Coach Specific Training Hours (ACSTH) to go towards receiving your International Coach Federation (ICF) Credentials. On completion of these two programmes, you will have 286 Approved Coach Specific Training Hours. This fulfils the International Coach Federation coach educational requirements for MCC (Master Certified Coach).



Academic accreditation:

GSBThe Centre for Coaching’s programmes are all underwritten by the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business, South Africa and form part of the GSB Executive Education suite of offerings – and so are informed by both academic rigour and coaching practice.


Read more …