Continuing Education for Coaches

21 hour (3 Ethics) - Assessment Tools Used in Coaching: Keirsey Temperament Sorter II ($299 KTSII)

For questions, please contact us at This hour (including 3 ethics hours) course addresses the BCC core competencies by focusing on personality trait assessment and coaching approaches for individuals, businesses and organizations. Coaches should purchase and read the required text by David Keirsey which is available in kindle or paperback format on Amazon.

Through course materials, you’ll learn how to help clients increase awareness and understanding of their own personality traits and how those traits can influence their interactions with others and the environment. In coaching, this assessment tool is useful for individual awareness and development, team building, organizational processes, personal relationships, leadership or career development and more. Course learning is achieved by: (1) Reading the required text Please Understand Me II, (2) video training (3) additional resource materials, (4) an interactive discussion forum, and (5) an online learning examination. Students have an unlimited number of attempts to complete the online multiple choice exam with a score of 70% or better in order to facilitate learning, successfully pass this course and receive a certificate of completion.

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*The course is structured to be completed in 45 days.
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  • Required Reading- Please Understand Me II: Temperament, Character, Intelligence
  • Video - Introduction to Keirsey's 4 Temperament Types
  • Video - Keirsey Assessments for Coaches: Overview
  • Practice Assessment Assignment: Free Keirsey Assessment
  • Summary Information - Keirsey Online: Client Report Options
  • Sample Keirsey Report ISFJ - Temperament and Careers USED WITH CLIENT PERMISSION
  • Summary Information - Keirsey Administrator Accounts
  • Sumary Information - Keirsey Certification Training is Offered but Not Required
  • Discussion Topic - How might you use the KTSII in your coaching practice?
  • Video - Ethical and Social Considerations in the Use of Assessments
  • Reading Assignment - Ethical Considerations: Concurrent Validity of the KTS-II
  • Reading Assignment - Ethical Considerations: Internal reliability of the KTSII
  • BCC Code of Ethics - Highlighted ethical considerations with use of assessments.
  • Test Your Knowledge - Assessment Tools Used by Coaches: Keirsey Assessments
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever