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Agile Team Coach (ICP-ACC)

Certified Agile Coach Training


Gain professional coaching skills that will help your teams resolve blockers preventing them from success, and become an ICAgile Certified Agile Coach on the AWA Agile Team Coach course.

During this highly interactive ICAgile-Certified coaching course with Adventures with Agile, you will learn specific professional coaching skills required to help others who are moving towards Agile ways of working. You will also gain the understanding and skills required to create a safe environment for meaningful collaboration and healthy conflict resolution within an agile team and be exposed to team dynamics and the role the wider organisation system plays.

Now more than ever your teams need effective agile coaching to help them navigate the increasingly complex landscape. You will come away from our training with hands on capabilities to help your teams succeed thanks to the highly interactive, ‘do it now’ training format. Then… reinforce what you have learned at our regular online coaching clinic post-class!


The target audience for this training includes:

  • Executives
  • Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Project Managers
  • Scrum Masters
  • Iteration Managers
  • Agile Coaches
  • Aspiring Coaches
  • Product Owners


Due to Covid-19, we are now hosting our sessions ONLINE until further notice and we are offering a reduced price across selected courses.


3 days or 5 hours over 5 days
(please check schedule for timings)
Note: This is an ONLINE course



The Agile Team Coach course is accredited by the International Consortium for Agile (ICAgile) as fulfilling all Learning Objectives in the Agile Coaching track. After successful completion of the Agile Team Coach course and assessment, you will receive for the ICAgile Certified Professional-Agile Coaching (ICP-ACC).

This continuing education certification is a key step toward achieving the ICAgile Expert-Agile Coaching (ICE-AC), the industry’s first competence-based certification.There is an ongoing assessment throughout the class as well as a practical assessment at the end of the course that you will need to pass.

As long as the trainers believe you have demonstrated competence and that you have understood the learning objectives and you do not miss more than one-hour of the course you will receive the certification. The certification is included in the price of the course. Following the class you will receive an email from ICAgile with your Certification.


By attending this course you will be eligible to earn up to 15 Category C SEU Points.


Dates Price Host Location
21 – 23 October 2020 John Inge Hervik Oslo, Norway SOLD OUT
16 – 20 November 2020 £1550 £1100 + VAT David Lowe & Rafa Ribeiro Online Book now
14 – 18 December 2020 From £1100 + VAT David Lowe & Rafa Ribeiro Online Book now

Please note: Prices above do not include VAT

If you are a non-UK business please contact us before booking, on +44 203 369 1125 or, as the VAT charge may be affected.


Agile Team Coach & Agile Team Facilitator:

Save when you book both the Agile Team Coach (ICP-ACC) and the Agile Team Facilitator (ICP ATF) and email us for details.

Developing countries – online fees:

We offer special rates for class participants from developing countries who wish to join our online classes, please email us for details.

AWA Training Pass

Save time and money when you book multiple courses at the same time with the AWA Training Pass.  We will work with you to create a training pathway that suits you, your team or your department at a cost that’s affordable for you. We can even arrange for training passes to be paid via instalments rather than one upfront payment. Passes are flexible, interchangeable and refundable. Find out more


This an intermediate-level course for practitioners with at least six months of hands-on agile experience. You will build upon the experience you already have working with agile teams.

You will also need to:

  • Have a good internet connection
  • Have a webcam that is turned on
  • Be able to use Slack and Zoom (at least 10 Mbps download / upload)
  • Be in a quiet space where you can speak freely
  • One person, one device

We also recommend (although not essential)

  • Two monitors
  • Space to move around the room

Agile Team Coach is available to run privately for a group of your coaches, managers or teams leads to dramatically improve their coaching skills for agile teams. Talk to us today about our transformative private training for groups or individuals which we can run for your business either online or anywhere in the world.

By enrolling on the Agile Team Facilitator course with Adventures with Agile you will receive:

  • Pre-class support and class alignment call
  • 25 hours of live online training providing you with unrivalled access to deep experiential learning, support and practice to embed learning
  • “Do it now” format emphasising learning by doing so you come away from the class with hands on capabilities to help your teams succeed
  • Free online coaching clinic to support your continuous professional development in coaching – only available to AWA’s ATC community
  • Free membership to passionate, motivated and inspirational global online community of agile coaching practitioners and our course leaders for a lifetime of support
  • Two highly-experienced, professional coach trainers, with real-word experience working in agile transformations and (co-located and remote) agile teams across many different companies of all shapes and sizes
  • Dramatically improved skills and knowledge that will enable you to mentor and coach your co-located and remote teams
  • Enhanced competency and skill set to do the work required of an Agile Team Coach with the internationally recognised Agile Coaching Certification (ICP-ACC) from the International Consortium of Agile (ICAgile)
  • Continue with continuous professional development as an aspiring Agile Coach, Manager or Agile Consultant and harness the power of Agile Coaching to build highly productive remote teams
  • Unlike other training providers we have completely re-engineered our class specifically for the online environment to create a powerful psychologically safe learning experience (and you will learn how to do this too!)
  • AWA’s full learning pathway for from team to enterprise coaching and exclusive discount codes (plus many other world-class trainings)
  • Free online agile coaching clinic to support your continuous professional development in coaching – exclusively available to AWA’s Agile Team Coach community
  • What an agile coach is and how this role plays out with your teams
  • An introduction to neuroscience and why it’s important as coaches we understand how the brain reacts when we’re stressed
  • Gain fundamental professional coaching skills and insights, like what powerful questions are and how to use them effectively and one of the important tools for team and personal growth – giving and receiving feedback
  • How to create a psychologically safe environment for your teams by looking at how to set up the team environment and help the team to know themselves and create a shared culture and vision
  • How to conduct the coaching conversation including techniques to improve the way you listen, brainstorm and help your client be effective with actions
  • Why it’s important to design a coaching contract with your team and stakeholders
  • How to coach and mentor through different kinds of change
  • How to coach toward high-performance and gain effective skills in encouraging team collaboration and trust and how to resolve conflicts
  • powerfully effective conflict resolution coaching tool not found anywhere else
  • Connect with other participants/peers and exchange experiences first hand
  • Experience what it is like to offer and receive professional coaching and how profoundly helpful it is
  • Team Emotional Intelligence
  • Defining agile coaching
  • The agile mindset
  • Achieving self-awareness
  • Coaching principles & patterns
  • Neuroscience and coaching
  • Professional coaching vs advising
  • Training and Facilitation
  • Mentoring
  • Conducting the Coaching Conversation
  • Goal & action-based outcomes
  • Presence & Listening
  • Giving & receiving feedback
  • Powerful questions
  • Creating a psychologically safe environment
  • Understanding team development and team culture
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Setting up the team environment
  • Creating a team kickoff / startup
  • Characteristics of an agile team
  • Coaching the journey towards high-performance
  • Understanding the change cycle
  • Working with Leadership
  • Contracting
  • Putting it into practice


“This course let me learn new techniques and models, try them out in an interactive and safe way and challenged me to reflect on the stuff I am already doing. A reset in a way. David and Rafa are masters of making this course a real source of inspiration and starting point for new learnings to come.”

Agile Team Coach

“Probably the best training I have been to ever! An explosive potion of theory, practice, tools and reflection and great facilitation. High paced, demanding and extremely useful. Exhausted and Happy!” 

Annette Kristin Bø Andreassen
Program Manager / Agile CoachAgile Team Coach


David Lowe


David is a business coach and trainer who believes that everyone has the right to improve their work and personal life, so divides his time between coaching and training individuals, teams and organisations.

He has a Postgraduate Certificate in Business & Personal Coaching from Chester University, is a PCC with the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and has a wealth of agile-related qualifications. David is heavily involved in the Agile and Lean communities, co-foundering the London Agile Discussion Group, Agile on the Bench and London Lean Coffee.

David is the author of Scrum 101: The most frequently asked questions about Agile with Scrum and The Innovation Revelation: A story about how to satisfy customer needs.



After working as a Software Developer for 11 years, Rafa Ribeiro realised that despite the knowledge he had about machines and computers, he lacked skills to empower and support other people. With the challenge of creating his own company, he felt the need to start a learning journey into the realms of Psychology, Expressive Arts and Professional Coaching.

As a result of this mixture, Rafa currently works as an Agile Coach and Professional Coach with organisations, teams, and individuals, helping them discover and becoming aware of their goals, reflecting their behaviours and supporting their growth. He has a range of deep experience working with co-located, distributed and full remote teams, as a Scrum Master, Agile Coach or Enterprise Agile Coach.

John Inge


John Inge is an instructor and coach with experience in agile software development since 2007. He started as a developer with an interest in methodology in architectural work, since then he has worked with training, as a mentor and coach for managers, in addition he works with agile coaches, product owners, team leaders and team members.

His enthusiasm is motivating and helps to keep the energy up. He is a teacher in a way that makes it easy to link theory to practice.


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