Agile Coaching Master Class ICP-ACC Certification with Ilija Popjanev

Agile Coaching Master Class ICP-ACC Certification

Agile Coaching - Want to?

Want to bring your team close to successful agile transformation?

Want to help your people and team achieve the desired outcomes?

Want to develop people and help them find their strengths and fortify them?

Then you’re at the right place. 

ICP-ACC is the other knowledge-based certifications on the Agile Coaching track. The certification focuses primarily on the mindset, roles, and responsibilities of an Agile Coach.

This certification introduces participants to foundational team coaching skills and team development concepts for starting and growing teams while focusing on teams and organizations as human systems. A key part of this certification focuses on developing an understanding of the professional coaching skill set and the value of honing these skills to serve individuals on an agile team.


🎯 Target audience – Is the ICP-ACC for you?

Agile team leaders or aspiring team leaders with a passion for servant leadership and a desire to learn and practice the art of facilitation in the context of team facilitation and coaching. Relevant roles include:

✅ Agile and aspiring Coaches;

✅ Scrum Masters;

✅ Agile Project Managers;

✅ Product Owners;

✅ Business Analysts;

✅ HR people;

✅ team leaders;

✅ middle managers;

✅ business owners;

✅ … and anyone with the desire to explore the power of coaching.


📖 Learning outcomes:

During the this workshop we will discuss:

💭 Understand what is included and what is not within the competence of Agile Coach;

💭 Find points of growth for yourself in the context of Agile Coaching (and not only);

💭 Better understand people, their needs, fears and the nature of resistance to change;

💭 Learn to look at people and teams through the organizational and role prism of perception;

💭 Understand how coaching differs from mentoring and consulting, as well as how facilitation is used in coaching;

💭 Understand the difference between different coaching approaches and when to choose which one;

💭 Learn the basics of coaching and its key tools;

💭 Use coaching tools to find new uses for common Agile practices;

💭 Find your personal coaching style using models and tools from different schools;

💭 Learn to better understand the problems and needs of the business;

💭 Discover potential pitfalls of the transformation process and learn how to bypass them;

💭 Learn how to launch and lead Agile transformations in the company;

💭 Learn to plan and conduct large events at the company level.


What will you learn in the course?

🔎 Coaching – origins and position in the modern world

🔎 How agile coaching is different from classic coaching

🔎 Agile coach development path

🔎 The role and functions of an agile coach

🔎 Organizational structure and coaching roles

🔎 Agile coach in various frameworks

🔎 Agile coach competency matrix

🔎 How coaching and various agile practices are related

🔎 50 shades of an agile coach or who are all these people and what does coaching have to do with it: mentor, teacher, consultant, change agent, facilitator, change leader and others

🔎 Key competencies of a professional coach

🔎 What questions does the coach ask and what does not?

🔎 Contracts with the client and with the organization

🔎 Types of contracts and pitfalls

🔎 Ethics in coaching

🔎 Coach as a mentor – patterns and anti-patterns

🔎 Professional growth of people

🔎 A coach as a teacher. How to work with adults. Types of training depending on the type of people

🔎 Coach as facilitator

🔎 Strengthening team collaboration

🔎 Self-organizing team support

🔎 Working with different team practices

🔎 Working with large and heterogeneous groups

🔎 Coach as a facilitator of organizational level events

🔎 Agile transformation launch

🔎 Working with top management in the organization


🙎🏻‍♂️ Training delivery

Our training is designed by Certified Training from the Back of the Room Trainers using research-backed brain-based adult learning techniques.

The training takes place in an interactive and multimedia format: we personally control the course of the lesson and try to use all types of information (text, illustrations, videos), which allows us to structure and remember the knowledge gained. The theory is consolidated with practical exercises, working in small groups on each module. Practical lessons “Coach practice” and sessions in the format of supervision. On top of everything, we work both in pairs and in small groups.

This four day course is delivered by a highly qualified agile coach with real-world experience of working in agile transformations and agile teams. Ilija Popjanev is business professional with deep business experience and knowledge and PhD in organizational culture. He’s Agile coach, Scrum master, Lean expert, M3.0 and ICAgile trainer with deep agile experience.


📣 Certification

The Agile Coaching certification verifies an understanding of the tools, skills, and techniques needed to coach agile teams. By attending an official Agile Coaching Master Class ICP-ACC Certification, you will receive a badge and an official SHAREABLE CERTIFICATE.

Every ICAgile-accredited course includes hands-on learning. You’ll need to actively participate in a live class to earn this certification.

After completing your class and your post-class survey, you’ll earn a certificate that you can share with employers and your professional network. Certificates are downloadable PDFs configured for uploading and sharing on LinkedIn.


🙎🏻‍♂️ Details about the next Agile Coaching Master Class ICP-ACC Certification:

Agile Coaching Master Class ICP-ACC Certification is organized on the date as per schedule. 

    • Date:  26-27 April
    • Location: Skopje, North Macedonia
    • Spoken Language: Serbian/English
    • Materials language: English
    • Max number of people: 20
    • Trainer: Ilija Popjanev
    • Course type: certified by ICAgile
    • SEU points: 16
    • Applications: online or by e-mail:
    • Price: 799 € + VAT




Registration and payment information:

  • For this course you can pay via Bank Transfer.
  • If you are paying as individual, via Bank Transfer (Wire Transfer), you can pay in two or three installments, depending on the date you registered. See our Terms and Conditions.
  • If you are paying as a company (legal entity), after registration via e-mail, you will receive an invoice. All payments should be made to our bank account stated in received invoice. All payments are at the selling exchange rate of the bank effective on the date when the invoice was issued. 

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This course is available as a public one in the next Agile Month - Spring 2023 (March). Check the date once again and book your seat on time!
The course can be organized on-site (in your company), tailored to companies needs. Choose the date and send us your request!