Coaching, Certificate

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 175 days


The Coaching programme at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens combines a concrete content and a balanced combination between the scientific knowledge and the practical approach. Each lesson offers the necessary skills, techniques tools, coaching models and coaching practice for the creation of Professional Coaches based on the international standards and implementations. The combination of the scientific approach and the high levels of practice are in parallel with the international standards of the Association of Coaching and other international bodies.

This online course is more than 100 hours along with coaching practice of more than 26 hours. Furthermore, it is estimated that the study time needed – including the time for assignments – is more than 100 hours too. Every participant has the necessary training hours for those who wish to be credentialed at the levels of Executive & Professional Coach // Professional Executive Coach. Besides the accredited training, working hours will be needed based on the AC standards.

For participating in this training course, the candidate should have the following conditions: a degree from any kind of higher education or relevant working experience or both. After successfully completing the lessons, the participant will receive a certificate of specialized training.


AC Accredited – international recognition

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 175 days
    • Part-time variant
  • Credits
    ECVET: 12.5 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Key-philosophies, theories and movements, that have influenced coaching
  • Coaching and other professions
  • The Coach and its qualifications
  • Self Directed Learning
  • The definition and role of the AC competencies
  • Legal and ethical issues on the coaching process and strategies for risk reduction
  • Various existential schools of thought

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

The Certificate in Coaching – AC Accredited is for all of those who wish to work in the coaching industry professionally and they don’t have a previous training and/or experience in coaching.  More concrete:

  • To those who wish to become professionals and work through their own coaching office and/or cooperate with coaching services companies
  • To managers, leaders, entrepreneurs, executives and professionals who wish to develop themselves professionally & personally
  • To psychologists & scientists 

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1200 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1200 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 175 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    1200 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1200 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 175 days.
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