Entry Requirements


ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR ICR PRACTITIONERS | COACHES
Version: August 2016
If you want to register as ICR coach practioner (coach, businesscoach, childcoach, conflictcoach, hypnosiscoach, inheritancecoach, languagecoach, NLP-coach) you have to meet the entry requirements.
Click here for the overview on exceptions and exemptions on the entry requirements
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Click here for the flowchart entry audit ICR coach practitioners
GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
1. Background auditAssociateFull
1.1. Proof of no criminal record (letter of good conduct, police clearance or equal)yesyes
1.2. General letters (2x) of recommendation, issued by any third party, not family or employer yesno
1.3. Letters (2x) of recommendation, issued by clients noyes
2. Identification audit
2.1. Completed online application formyesyes
2.2. Proof of company registration | or own statement 'not connected to a company, working for own risk & account'
yesyes
2.3. Proof valid liability insurance policyoptionalyes
3. Experience audit (*) (**)
3.1. Current scope related curriculum vitaeyesyes
3.2. Over specific number of years of experience + client assignments
3.2.1. If conflictcoach: see criteria ADR Register
3.2.2. If hypnosiscoach: see criteria IHR Register
3.2.3. If languagecoach: 2 years
3.2.4. All other coaches: 2 years + ≥ 15 client assignments
noyes
4. Education | Training audit (*) (***)
4.1. Proof of prior education & training
4.1.1. If conflictcoach: see criteria ADR Register
4.1.2. If hypnosiscoach: see criteria IHR Register
4.1.3. All other coaches: minimum higher or university level education or demonstrable and verifiable
similar thinking, knowledge and working level
yesyes
4.2. Scope & (sub)type related accredited professional basic course / training.
4.2.1. If conflictcoach: see criteria ADR Register
4.2.2. If hypnosiscoach: see criteria IHR Register
4.2.3. All other coaches: required
yesyes
5. Knowledge test (exam) (*) (***)
5.1. Knowledge test
5.1.1. If conflictcoach: see criteria ADR Register
5.1.2. If hypnosiscoach: see criteria IHR Register
5.1.3. If languagecoach: included in the professional basic training course
5.1.4. If NLP-coach: included in the professional basic training course
5.1.5. All other coaches: general knowledge test coaching
Note: the knowledge is compulsory up from January 2017.
yes

after
01.01.
2017
yes

after
01.01.
2017
6. Skills test (exam) (*)
6.1.1. If conflictcoach: see criteria ADR Register
6.1.2. If hypnosiscoach: see criteria IHR Register
6.1.3. If languagecoach: included in the professional basic training course
6.1.4. If NLP-coach: included in the professional basic training course
6.1.5. All other coaches: general skills test coaching
Note: the skills test is compulsory up from January 2017.
noyes

after
01.01.
2017
(*)
If you have over 12 years of verifiable scope related experience:
Contact office operations to discuss possible exemptions and the individual entry audit.
Exemptions can be granted for education, knowledge test, skills test.
(**)
If you do not yet comply with the required numbers of years of experience you can show verifiable proof of comparable experience in client assignments, clockhours or turn-over.
Client assignments
If less than required years or experience than ≥ scope related number of client assignments
If conflictcoach: see criteria ADR Register
If hypnosiscoach: see criteria IHR Register
If languagecoach: not applicable
All other coaches: ≥ 50 client assignments
Clock hours
If less than required years or experience than ≥ scope related number of clockhours
If conflictcoach: see criteria ADR Register
If hypnosiscoach: see criteria IHR Register
If languagecoach: not applicable
All other coaches: ≥ 250 clockhours
Turn-over
If less than specific number of years experience than ≥ specific scope related turn-over
If conflictcoach: see criteria ADR Register
If hypnosiscoach: see criteria IHR Register
If languagecoach: not applicable
All other coaches: ≥ euro 25.000,-
(***)
If you did not complete accredited education, training and knowledge tests however you did complete comparable programs and tests you can have your individual curriculum examined. Individual curriculum accreditation is possible. Based on your curriculum you might be exempt for the regular accredited training and tests or you will get partial exemptions. Contact office operations to discuss the options.