Sage Financial Solutions delivers a program that provides you with the skills and techniques to build upon your financial foundation and support clients as they make lasting financial behavior change.
Financial Fitness Coach Program
Build the skills. Deepen the learning. Focus on mastery.
Upon completion, you’ll be able to take the core essentials of financial coaching and put them into practice.
This training builds upon Coaching Essentials, taking a deeper look at each skill and technique, providing guidance as you develop your coaching skills.
Coaching Mastery takes your training to the next level through exam, experience, ethics and a commitment to ongoing professional development.
This program is unlike any other virtual course you’ve taken before! The content is not passive — it requires active listening and participation. You will be able to practice your new skills during online sessions with a Mentor Coach. Submit recordings of your coaching sessions, for critique. Enjoy our rigorous online Learning Labs with self-paced videos and assessments to help you absorb the content. All the while building your confidence in your competence by submitting recorded coaching sessions for self-critique and feedback.
Not necessarily. Each coaching module can be taken sequentially by itself for professional development purposes or to get a feel for the financial coaching profession.
To receive the FFC® certification, trainees must complete all three required Modules and fulfill the financial knowledge co-requisite.
**co-requisite – a course or other requirement that a student must take at the same time as another course or requirement.
Each course is priced individually, and you pay the course fee at the time of enrollment. The program has an estimated cost of $2,500 (if you choose to register for the full program at once you will receive a $300 discount).
Per module, the cost is:
Module 1: $1,200
Module 2: $550
Module 3: $750
There are 4 possible pathways to completing the FFC® Certification.
Fresh Start Pathway may be for you if you need to complete the financial knowledge corequisite, are looking for financial content, and coach training.
Financial Professionals Pathway aligns with the financial professional who meets the corequisite and is in need of the coach training.
Coaching Professionals pathway supports those that may hold a coaching certification and are looking for financial specific coach training as well as financial content.
Head Start Pathway supports seasoned professionals who hold financial and coaching certifications looking for financial specific coach training.