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Certificate in Behavioral Change Coaching (CBCC)

January 11, 2023

(10 Weeks)

Virtual Classes

Every Thursday Evening

6:30pm to 8:30pm Eastern Time

ICF Accredited for 20 or 40 ACSTH Hours





















Are you interested in improving support on behavioral change issues as a coach?  Are you looking for quality ICF approved Coaching Continuing Education (CCE) hours for certification or recertification? Choice of 5-week course (20 CCE hours) or 10-week course (40 CCE hours).

Every Thursday evening 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm Eastern Time

A valuable educational, professional, and life enhancing program for you.

What a Certificate in Behavioral Change Coaching can do for you:

Increase your knowledge and skills to learn to coach on client’s behavioral change issues, such as a client's goal for management or prevention of an unhealthy lifestyle, chronic disease, stress management, or dealing with pandemics.

Join an elite group of leaders and coaches trained to support healthy lifestyles in the Government context.

Earn high-quality coaching hours to apply for ICF certification or re-certification.


Learning Objectives

This course offers participants the knowledge and practice to coach in the context of common wellness issues found in the workplace, such as stress management, work-life balance, healthy eating, etc. 


Course objectives include:

Identify tools, resources, and common coaching models to fully support the client’s professional and/or personal goals for wellness coaching.

Develop an awareness of ethics to create a supportive environment on lifestyle issues for coaching clients.

Identify potential challenges and strategies for overcoming common pitfalls in behavioral change coaching.

Practice the ICF 2020 core competencies that promote coaching excellence in health and wellness.

Critique the coaching competencies to facilitate risk reduction through a one-on-one health coaching engagement.​


​Why This Course?

Faculty share their experiences, techniques, and methodologies for coaching on lifestyle issues in the workplace. The course features mini-discussions and presentations, coaching exercises, case studies, small group exercises, and text readings. The course is based on national professional standards for supporting behavior change in clients.  If you have any questions, please email the Course Manager: Ms. Barbara Hulick at ​

Price and Prerequisites by Course Length

Certificate in Behavioral Change Coaching   Tuition (Early*) Tuition (Reg.)  

1. 40-Hour Course                                                $2,000               $2,500*

*Prerequisite: Highly recommended (not required) is completion of a formal coaching training on core coaching competencies.

2. 20-Hour Course                                                 $1,000               $1,250

**Prerequisite for 20-Hour Course: None.

*Early rate applies if paid two weeks prior to first day of course. See UGC’s cancellation policy at

Registration and Payment

By SF 182 or check. For instructions, contact the UGC Registrar.

       UGC Registrar: Barbara Hulick at 703-569-0061 or by email:


Refund Policy

Participants who cancel 30 days or more prior to the course start date will receive a full refund minus a $100 processing fee.  

Participants canceling 29 to seven (7) days prior to class start will receive a 50% refund minus a $100 processing charge.  

Participants canceling less than six (6) days prior to the class start will not receive a refund. 

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