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"Community Events" brings you the latest news about upcoming community events including professional development opportunities and upcoming conferences and events brought to you by local coaches and peers.  Please see our Submission Guidelines below.  

Member Submissions

Group Mentor Coaching with Cathy Shaughnessy, MCC
Submitted by: Cathy Shaughnessy

Personal Brand Mastery Conference

Submitted by: Shahab Anari


Submitted by: Rita McDowall

Mentor Coaching your ACC or PCC - ICF accreditation? Next mentor group session with Nance starts in April!

Submitted by: Nance McLeod

Coaching Essentials starting in April – Business Coaching Advantage

Submitted by: Dorothy Greenaway

Virtual Facilitation Essentials (8.5CCEs)

Submitted by: Jennifer Britton

Free Webinar! Women Leaders: The Pursuit, the Barriers, the Triumph with HR.com, MHS and EI Advantage

Submitted by: Janice Gair

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Group Mentor Coaching with Cathy Shaughnessy, MCC

A message from Cathy “I’ve personally provided over 375 hours of direct mentor coaching AND I still coach (over 5000 hours and counting), so I know the ropes. I’ll be showing you exactly how quickly you can ratchet your mastery of the ICF coaching competencies up a notch or two. Come join us for Mentor Groups! Earn 7 mentor coaching hours and 7 CCE's. You can also work with me to earn an additional 3 individual mentor coaching hours and 3 more CCE's.


Cathy Shaughnessy

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Personal Brand Mastery Conference

Get More Clients, Build Your Brand and Become the Authority in Your Field.

  • Meet a Dragon from the Dragon's Den.
  • Attend 12 amazing workshops.
  • Network with 400 like-minded business professionals.
  • Lunch included.

Get your early bird ticket NOW at http://bit.ly/pbmICF

Shahab Anari

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***ICF members eligible for a special $200 discount code***

Are you and your clients stressed, overwhelmed and struggling? The Certified Resilience Coach Program (CRCP) is a 12-week blended program designed to teach you everything you need to know about how to cultivate resilience, ease, joy and vibrant well-being in yourself and your clients. Rooted in the latest evidence-based behaviour-change principles and lifestyle management best-practices, the CRCP addresses all the core competencies of resilience coaching within a single program experience. In this program you will:


Our clients rely on us to be strong, composed and focused. This program starts with you developing your own resilience, health and well-being.


You will learn resilience-coaching best practices and take on the role of a resilience coach for 8 weeks. Understanding how to create habit change in clients is key to becoming a masterful resilience coach.


The program includes a done-for-you resilience coaching system. It also allows you to earn: 30.5 International Coach Federation Continuing Education Credits: 19 core and 11.5 resource; a Certified Resilience Coach designation; and business opportunities.

The next Toronto offering runs from April 6 – June 27, 2020 with live sessions taking place in Toronto on April 18 and June 20.

For program details including learning outcomes, dates and fees visit: https://www.leadershipwellness.ca/coaching-resilience

***Use discount code: ICF to receive the discount!

For more information contact rita@leadershipwellness.ca

Rita McDowall

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Mentor Coaching your ACC or PCC - ICF accreditation?

Next mentor group session with Nance starts in April!

A Certified Mentor Coach, with PCC Assessor Training and I have received rigorous mentor-coach training validated by ICF that will enhance your developing these competency levels in your own coaching.

As a mentor coach, I offer professional coaches like you support for the following:

  • Completing ACC and PCC credential application requirements for the International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Completing ACC and PCC credential renewal requirements for ICF
  • Take your coaching to a higher level of proficiency and benefit for your clients
  • State of the Onion for Coaches Being self aware of your emotions is a vital step towards happiness and success as a coach. Next SOTO for Coaches starting in June.

I am the Founder of State of the Onion for Coaches™; the deeper you are willing to go the deeper you will be able to bring your coachees.

Please contact Nance MacLeod CEC, PCC, CMC, Prosci at 416-294-4667

Nance@executivecoachglobal.com | ExecutiveCoachGlobal.com

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Coaching Essentials starting in April – Business Coaching Advantage

Register for Spring 2020 - BCA Part 1: COACHING ESSENTIALS

Coaching Essentials is a 6-month program offered in either a fully virtual or blended format that introduces you to the essentials of leadership coaching through a highly interactive and experiential approach, enabling you to gain a deep understanding of what it means to lead and the confidence to inspire your own leaders to meaningful action.


Begins: April 1-3, 2020 *Spots still available*

3 days of in-person coursework in downtown Toronto plus 8 weeks of practicum (1.5 hours a week via Zoom).


Begins: April 22, 2020 *Spots still available*

10 weeks of coursework (2 hours a week via Zoom) plus 8 weeks of practicum (1.5 hours a week via Zoom).


  • Part 1 is WABC Accredited -- graduates earn the designation: Registered Corporate Coach™
  • Continue on with Parts 2 & 3 (Advanced) to earn your ICF ACC or PCC credential.

Learn more here, or contact us at: info@peopledynamicslearning.com

“One of my colleagues described the shift in me as a light switch being switched on. This program has transformed who I am being as a coach and has had a positive impact not just on my clients, but myself, and my practice." (Tara Treiberg, ACC and BCA graduate)

Creators: Dorothy Greenaway, MCC and Melinda Sinclair, Chartered Business Coach™ Internationally recognized trailblazers in professional coaching & coach education, blending decades of leadership development & coaching with expertise in facilitating exceptional adult learning experiences.

Dorothy Greenaway

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Needing to build your virtual facilitation toolkit quickly? Transition to the remote space?

Join Effective Virtual Conversations Author Jennifer Britton for one-day or five-week offerings of Virtual Facilitation Essentials (8.5CCEs). It is geared to those leading coaching, leadership and facilitation conversations in the virtual and remote space.

This virtual train-the-trainer program covers the essentials of creating and leading more engaging virtual conversations on different platforms available (skype, zoom, Go To…). We explore:

  • Skills needed for exceptional virtual conversations;
  • Tools available to you as a virtual facilitator;
  • Building your toolkit of virtual coaching and facilitation approaches;
  • Designing for virtual with neuroscience in mind;
  • Tricky issues and how to mitigate
  • Plus micro-practice opportunities for practice

Upcoming Dates:

One Day offerings Wednesday March 25 or April 1; 5 week session starts March 30 (Mondays 1:30 – 245 pm ET).

Cost: $475 plus HST. Questions: jennifer@potentialsrealized.com / 416-996-8326

More info and registration at https://www.groupcoachingessentials.ca/vfe.html

Jennifer Britton

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Free Webinar! Women Leaders: The Pursuit, the Barriers, the Triumph with HR.com, MHS and EI Advantage

Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • The critical elements that make up self-perception to know yourself and enhance your self-esteem.
  • To accentuate hardiness and resilience in leading yourself and overcoming barriers.
  • The value of and importance to overcoming imposter syndrome.
  • How to develop essential leadership skills such as assertiveness, problem solving, independence, and stress tolerance. Register here!

Janice Gair, PCC, Co-founder and President, EI ADVANTAGE is your presenter. We use the EQ-i2.0 assessment, Hardiness Resiliency Gauge (HRG) and Change Style Indicator in our work. This presentation will link the application of these tools to support women’s rise to the C-suite.

We would also love to certify you in these tools! Visit https://www.the-ei-advantage.ca/events to learn more!

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Submission Guidelines

ICF-Toronto Chapter Members (paid the $100 fee):
  • Limited to 1 free submission per month
  • Additional submissions $50/insertion
ICF-Toronto Guests:
  • Submission (up to 250 words with link to your site):  $100/insertion
Please note:
  • Submissions by ICF-Toronto Members will only be accepted for events they themselves are presenting.  All other events will be deemed to fall under the "Guest" category.
  • All listings are linked to our monthly e-bulletin that is published on the 15th of each month and emailed to all members (or next business day if the 15th falls on a weekend).
  • Maximum 250 words.
  • Submissions will be sent to mailto:kim@icftoronto.com in either plain text, HTML or Word doc format.
  • Payment must be received and processed by the deadline in order for the submission to be distributed.
  • Lead time:  All submissions must be received and paid for 8-10 business days before the publish date.
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