Certified Life Coach

Certified Life Coach

All our Life Coaches are Certified by ICF, the largest life coaching credentials organization in the world, with certificates like this Life Coach Certificate. Rhodes College is accredited with these government and professional associations —
Rhodes Wellness College Accreditations

The Rhodes College Life Coach course is approved by the Government of British Columbia Registrar of Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.

The International Coaching Federation (ICF)

The International Coaching Federation is the world’s largest organization of professionally trained coaches.

Go to International Coaching Federation website

ICF offers the only globally recognized, independent credentialing program for coach practitioners. ICF Credentials are awarded to professional coaches who have met stringent education and experience requirements and have demonstrated a thorough understanding of the coaching competencies that set the standard in the profession. Achieving credentials through ICF signifies a coach’s commitment to integrity, understanding and mastery of coaching skills, and dedication to clients.

Vision Statement

Coaching is an integral part of a thriving society and every ICF Member represents the highest quality of professional coaching.


ICF exists to lead the global advancement of the coaching profession.

Core Values

We are committed to reliability, openness, acceptance and congruence and consider all parts of the ICF community mutually accountable to uphold the following values:

  • Integrity: We uphold the highest standards both for the coaching profession and our organization.
  • Excellence: We set and demonstrate standards of excellence for professional coaching quality, qualification and competence.
  • Collaboration: We value the social connection and community building that occurs through collaborative partnership and co-created achievement.
  • Respect: We are inclusive and value the diversity and richness of our global stakeholders. We put people first, without compromising standards, policies and quality.

Definition of Coaching

ICF defines coaching as partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential.

After recovering from depression, building a successful business, and living a life of joys I never thought possible, I’ve dedicated my life to helping others avoid the pain I went through transitioning to retirement.

Learn the skills to have a successful, fulfilling retirement. Join our ongoing live “Coaching” for individuals or small groups, or take our online video course “Your Personal Freedom After Retirement“.

Kind regards,
Ken Lapp
Things are going to get easier