Evolutionary Coach Training Program Foundation

An ICF-accredited foundation-level coaching course that expands your personal and professional abilities.

An online coaching course that unlocks your inner magic and propels you toward a new life path.

You’ve seen how it’s possible to change someone’s life (and your own) when you are genuinely curious, ask the right questions, listen deeply to others and connect to your inner guide.

As an empathetic and compassionate person, you’re ready to explore coaching so you can help others grow and contribute to the creation of a better world, but you need the right knowledge and skills to do it.

The Foundation Evolutionary Coach Training Program gives you a solid introduction to coaching, teaching you core coaching skills, and increasing your awareness of yourself and the world around you to help you develop as a coach and as a human.

You’ll learn Evolutionary Coaching Approach techniques that allow you to uncover profound insights about yourself and others, and feel confident applying them in your life and coaching relationships.


Before you register, please note:

  • You will need to be available to participate in virtual classes via Zoom between 09:00–17:00 CET each day.
  • This program is delivered in three modules which must be completed consecutively in the same intake*. This provides you with a close-knit environment where you can develop relationships with others in your cohort and learn and apply your skills at the right pace.
  • The program is delivered in small intakes (maximum 20 people) to ensure trainers give you the support you need and creates an intimate support network for your cohort.

10 x full-day virtual workshops


  • 75 coach training hours
  • 3 x 1:1 mentor coaching hours with an ICF-accredited coach
  • 7.5 hours of group mentor coaching
  • a direct pathway to ICF accreditation (Level 1)
  • online peer network
  • support during and after the training

Available starting dates

Winter 2025
*Module 1: 08–11 January 2025
*Module 2: 06-08 February 2025
*Module 3: 06-08 March 2025

Autumn 2025
*Module 1: 10-13 September 2025
*Module 2: 09-11 October 2025
*Module 3: 06-08 November 2025


Who this ICF-certified coaching course is for

This course has been specifically designed for people who feel a need to expand their unique personal skills to enable them to create more meaning in their personal and professional life or who want to start a new career.

This virtual training program could be for you if:

  • you want training that helps you transform personally so you can better serve others.
  • you are searching for more meaning in your life and career.
  • you find traditional self-development and coaching training only scratches the surface and doesn’t cover all levels: mind, spirit, soul and body.
  • you want training that is flexible around your life and work commitments.
  • you want a career or new skillset that uses your passion for helping people.
  • you want to enhance your ability to develop relationships with a diverse range of people.
  • you want to elevate your leadership and communication skills at work.

The Foundation-level Evolutionary Coach Training Program is ideal if you are searching for a space for deep self-development work and want to gain essential and incredibly valuable life and coaching skills like questioning, listening, creating self-awareness and relating that will help you in every aspect of your life.


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The only ICF-accredited Evolutionary Coaching Approach training program in the world

The Evolutionary Coaching Approach doesn’t just empower clients to solve their current challenges, it allows them to fulfil their inherent potential. We believe that by working on expanding our skills and talents, we create greater shifts within the community we work in. This encourages sustainable growth for long-lasting change.

This foundation-level coaching program (ICF Level 1) combines both traditional and Evolutionary Coaching approaches, and has been carefully created by the world’s top coaches and experts in Evolutionary Coaching including TNM’s Founder Zoran Todorovic, voted one of the Top 20 Coaches in London (Influence Digest 2021).

You’ll be in good hands, too – our team has over 20 years of experience developing thousands of new coaches.

What to expect during this coaching course

This foundation-level coaching course equips you with everything you need to transform the way you exist in the world and relate to others, begin a coaching career, implement a coaching practice within your existing workplace or boost your resume to attract new career opportunities.

The program is delivered in three modules:

  • Module 1
    • What is coaching?
    • What is the Evolutionary Coaching Approach?
    • Introduction to ICF core coaching competencies
    • Coaching presence – being a coach vs. doing coaching
    • Coaching presence – establishing trust and Intimacy
    • Core coaching skills – active listening
    • Core coaching skills – powerful questioning
    • Introduction to core stability – a personal evolution for coaches
    • Core stability – stop settling
    • Core stability – finding completions
  • Module 2
    • Ethics in coaching
    • Core coaching skills – relating
    • Core coaching skills – creating awareness
    • Core coaching skills – generating a picture of success
    • Core coaching skills – powerful ways forward
    • Core stability – creating balance
    • Core stability – cherish your body
    • GROW coaching model
    • Establishing the coaching agreement
    • Coaching presence – deepening awareness
    • Coaching presence – finding source and coaching shadow
    • Mindful listening and direct communication
  • Module 3
    • Core coaching skills – evolving the coaching agreement
    • Core coaching skills – emotions as the portal to a new awareness
    • Core coaching Skills – coaching perspective
    • Core coaching Skills – coaching beliefs
    • Core coaching Skills – coachee typing
    • Core coaching Skills – coaching needs
    • Coaching presence – coaching with intuition
    • Core stability – coaching needs in others
    • Core stability – coaching and eliciting values
    • Partnership and decision-making in coaching
    • Role of body in coaching


Learning outcomes

Throughout this foundation-level coaching program you’ll develop an understanding of:

  • The standards and ethics of being a professional coach
  • What professional coaching is
  • The distinctions between coaching and other professional roles
  • How to coach anyone using our toolbox of core coaching models, skills and tools
  • The pathways to becoming credentialed as a coach
  • The ICF’s 8 Core Coaching Competencies to use in life and at work
  • The 11 Core Evolutionary Coaching Principles to use in life and at work
  • The crucial components in creating strong coaching agreements
  • The foundations of transformational presence
  • The 8 stepping stones of core emotional and mental stability for a strong personal foundation
  • How to consciously design your own life, happiness and fulfilment
  • How to launch a coaching business
  • How to introduce or scale coaching in your workplace
  • How a one-to-one coaching session has the power to shift someone’s life and change the world

How you’ll learn

The Foundation Evolutionary Coach Training Program Foundation is delivered through 10 full-day virtual workshops with additional individual online learning.

Your learning journey includes:

  • 60 hours of live coach training taught in English by world-class coaches with over 30 years of combined personal development and coaching experience
  • 15 hours of additional coursework to be completed before, during and after your training
  • 10.5 hours of mentor coaching with a credentialed Mentor Coach

Mentor Coaching

Mentoring is an integral part of your coach training journey – it supports you in your learning and nurtures you as you discover more about your personal and professional capabilities.

As it is a prerequisite for accreditation with the ICF, all Evolutionary Coach Training Programs offered by TNM Coaching Academy include the mentor coaching sessions required for your ICF application. You’ll receive:

  • 5 x 90-minute group mentor coaching sessions (completed during your virtual workshop days)
  • 3 x 60-minute individual coach mentor sessions with your assigned mentor coach

This highly supportive and interactive format gives you the opportunity to experience coach training from a hugely experienced team with an unrivalled depth of knowledge.

You’ll benefit from:

  • Lifetime access to learning materials and support from TNM’s coaching community
  • Virtual delivery so you can study from the comfort of your home
  • 1:1 mentor coaching with ICF accredited coaches
  • A deeper level of self-awareness and understanding of your place in the world
  • Communication skills that will enhance your relationships with everyone around you

How do I know if this coaching course is right for me?

Watch this pre-recorded one-hour Introduction to Coaching webinar.


During this recorded webinar, the TNM Academy Team will talk you through:

  • what it means to be a coach,
  • give you valuable insights into the foundation-level coaching program and requirements; and
  • discuss the dedication needed to complete the course.

It has all the information you need to decide if this is the right direction for you.

Male coach in a grey sweater holding glasses leaning over a couch talking to a coachee.

Accreditation with the ICF

By undertaking a coach education program with an ICF-accredited coach education provider like TNM Coaching, you can be assured that you’ll receive the comprehensive coach training you need to thrive.

TNM Coaching has developed this program in affiliation with Corporate Potential.

All of your virtual workshops and coach mentoring will be run by experienced coach trainers with advanced ICF credentials.

The ICF has recently introduced simpler paths to becoming a qualified coach, which are aligned to three different levels of coach credentials.

TNM Coaching is proud to be an ICF-accredited Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 coach education provider. Our foundation program is certified for Level 1 accreditation, which requires a minimum of 60 and a maximum of 124 contact learning hours. Graduates from a Level 1 coach education and training program can apply for the Associate Certified Coach (ACC) Credential using the Level 1 application path if they meet the credentialing requirements.

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Are you ready to start transforming lives?

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