We are the Ireland Chapter of the International Coach Federation, the global organisation dedicated to excellence in coaching.
Professional Coach Thomas Leonard started the International Coach Federation (ICF) in 1995 as a non-profit organization for fellow coaches to support each other and grow the profession. The following year, a president was appointed and a board of directors established. The first ICF Chapter was established, and by May 1996, there were more than 60 ICF Chapters worldwide.
With more than 20,000 professional personal and business coaches representing more than 100 countries, the ICF is the voice of the global coaching profession. ICF Ireland is a Chartered Chapter and plays an active role in helping our members to develop their coaching by putting on regular events, providing timely communications and creating regional networking opportunities.
Our Chapter is run according to the following by laws By Laws – ICF Ireland Chapter