There are a lot of reasons to join the ICF Toronto Chartered Chapter, and here are some of the more popular chapter benefits as surveyed from our members.
Value of ICF Toronto Chapter Membership:
- Join ICF Toronto today, your local ICF chapter, to network with other coaches in and around the Greater Toronto Area. Every day, coaches around the world connect with ICF on a local level by affiliating with the ICF chapter in their region. Don't miss the opportunity to network with your peers at chapter events, enjoy valuable continuing education offerings and help your local community flourish through pro bono coaching initiatives and other service projects.
- Vote to elect your ICF Toronto Board Members. The ICF Toronto Board sets the vision, mission and strategic objectives of the local chapter. Make your voice heard by participating in the election process annually at the Annual General Meeting of members.
- Attend in-person monthly member meetings. ICF Toronto's monthly member meetings offer a venue to communicate best practices and new ideas surrounding the coaching profession through targeted keynote speakers and professional coaching panels.
- Pursue leadership positions within the Toronto chapter. We encourage our members to volunteer in the chapter's governance and oversight. Many opportunities exist at the local level for ICF Toronto Chapter Members and Credential-holders to become involved with ICF and help shape its future and give back to the local coaching community.
- Promote your upcoming events to the local coaching community. ICF Toronto publishes a monthly e-Newsletter where members and affiliates can inform the community of any upcoming events or workshops they are running.
- Earn Continuing Coach Education Units (CCEUs). For ICF-credentialed coaches, ICF Toronto organizes monthly member meetings and other professional development events where you can earn CCEUs towards renewing your coaching credentials.
- Create your member profile on the ICFToronto.com's Find-a-Coach directory. It is important to keep your profile up-to-date with current contact information, a description of your coaching services and a photo. Your member profile, unless you specify otherwise, is viewable by anyone searching the Find-a-Coach directory. Easily accessible from the home page of our website, our Find-a-Coach directory increases your visibility among individuals and organizations seeking a coach within and around the Greater Toronto Area.
- Download the ICF Toronto Chartered Chapter logo for personal use. Leverage the instant credibility afforded by the ICF Toronto brand by using the chapter logo on your website, in email communications, and on stationery items. ICF Toronto Chapter Members can contact a representative of the chapter to obtain the appropriate logo.