International Coaching Enrichment Certificate Program

The International Coaching Enrichment Certificate Program is an intensive coaching education program offered to National Olympic Committees worldwide. It consists of lectures, guest speakers, participant presentations, group work and field trips, including an apprenticeship with a U.S. college or national team.

The ICECP is conducted in partnership with the University of Delaware and Olympic Solidarity, an IOC program that provides financial assistance to National Olympic Committees around the world. Thus far, the ICECP has reached 161 participants from 23 sports and 84 countries over the six-year history of the program.

The program is designed to provide national-level coaches the opportunity to develop proficiencies in the following areas:

  • Sport science
  • Talent identification
  • Athlete development
  • Coaching education
  • Coaching management
  • Coaching ethics
  • Grass-roots sport development

ICECP Class of 2014
The ICECP welcomed 24 members to its class of 2014 on April 28 at the International Olympic Committee headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. The sixth edition of the ICECP included coaches from five continents, 24 countries and 12 sports.

If you are interested in applying to the program or looking for more information, visit the ICECP website.