ACCREDITATION

ACCREDITATION

The FRC recognises credentials from the International Recovery and Wellness Coach Credentialing Board (IRWCCB)

Coaches who have obtained one of these credentials detailed below are automatically granted appropriate membership category in the FRC International Directory and their listing will carry the relevant logo.

CRWC

Certified Recovery & Wellness Coach

IRWCCB Associate Logo copy

Coaches at this level will have satisfied the requirement of the IRWCCB and will have completed the following:

    • 65 hrs coach training (minimum)
    • 100 hrs coaching experience (minimum 50 hours recovery to wellness coaching specific)
    • 12 hours coach supervision over 6 month period
    • A multiple choice knowledge exam
    • Recorded coaching sessions assessment
    • A live oral coaching exam
    • An ethical practice component of the credential

CPRWC

Certified Professional Recovery & Wellness Coach

IRWCCB Professional Logo copy

Coaches at this level will have satisfied the requirement of the IRWCCB and will have completed the following: 

  • 125 hrs coach training (minimum)
  • 750 hrs coaching experience (minimum 300 hours recovery to wellness coaching specific)
  • 18 hours coach supervision over 12 month period
  • A live oral coaching exam
  • Multiple choice knowledge exam including speciality sections
  • Recorded coaching sessions assessment
  • A written case study
  • An ethical practice component of credential