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COOL Associate Certified Coach (ACC)

Flatter, Inc. Associate Certified Coach (Eligible for COOL funding) 

About our Associate Certified Coach (ACC) Program

The Department of Defense (DoD) has officially approved the Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential for COOL funding. Even more exciting, your favorite coach trainer, Flatter, Inc., is now authorized to provide this exceptional training! 

🧊 Flatter is proud to be the leading ACC trainer, making a significant impact on the DoD Coaching Culture by successfully coaching over 400 DoD professionals. Join our thriving community at Flatter Leadership Academy (FLA) and embark on an incredible coaching journey through COOL funding. 

What to Expect from Flatter's #FlatterCool ACC Offering-- ALL Training necessary to apply for Associate Certified Coach (ACC) Accreditation:

✅ 60 hours of coach-specific education through Level 2 (ACTP) program 

✅ 10 hours of Mentor Coaching: Completed in an ICF Level 2 program 

✅ Performance Evaluation: Completed in an ICF Level 2 program 

But that's not all! When you choose Flatter, you receive exclusive benefits that set us apart from the competition: 


🎁 Access to Flatter’s DoD Alumni Group: Enjoy monthly Coach’s Coffee sessions, barter coaching, and coach pairing opportunities, ensuring you achieve at least 100 hours of coaching within 18 months of ACC application submission. 


🎁 3 Times Weekly Live Coach Training: Even after your certification through Flatter is complete, we continue to support your growth, helping you pave the way to your next certification (PCC or MCC). 

Ready to Elevate Your Coaching Career with COOL Funding? 

If you're passionate about advancing your coaching career with the support of COOL funding, don't hesitate to reach out to us for more details and enrollment information! 


📧 Email us at for more information on how to get COOL funding for our next course! 


📚✨ Join the ranks of successful DoD coaches with Flatter! 🌟 


  • $4,000 USD 


J.R. Flatter

ICF-Cerified Coach

Dr. John (J.R.) Flatter, Ph.D. (Major, USMC, Ret.) is a leadership practitioner, scholar, professor, coach, and consultant.

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