Business Coach Training

Get everything you need to effectively coach small business owners

Trusted by 400+ Small Business Owners and Entreprenuers Worldwide

How the Training Program Works

Step 1

You are a coach, consultant, small business bank manager, bookkeeper/accountant, franchisor, economic development professional, business school graduate or a passionate individual with a desire to help small business owners. You love to learn and are open to new ways of "doing, thinking and being" to make a difference in your community and the world.

Step 2: Foundations

Participate in our 8-week live, online, group training. Gain valuable insights into how a small business really works and how to coach entrepreneurs.

8 Weeks

Step 3: Certification

Attend the in-person, intensive weekend certification. Discover a unique blend of training that applies a coach approach and systems thinking to small business

20 Hours

Step 4: Framework

More than just training! Get licensed access to System Business Coaches proven framework for helping small business owners, including our programs, tools, systems and materials.

Licensed Access

Step 5

Graduate as a Certified Systems Business Coach®

Small Business Coach Training Program

A proven system for helping small business owners.


Annual Licensing renewal fee: $597

What does it mean to be a Certified Systems Business Coach®?

Become Versed in The Small Business Field Guide

The worlds most comprehensive business development guide covers all 52 competencies of business in depth. As a Certified Systems Business Coach you will know this book like the back of your hand. Dive into any business situation with the knowledge to confidently support your client.

This guide is a road map to success for any small business owner.

If You Need it. We Have it.

Not only do SBC coaches possess an expert understanding of small business needs, they also have access to the database of over one-hundred business tools. Here’s a few examples:
Plus, you have the opportunity to lead Systems Business Coach® group and 1:1 small business training programs (Revenue share)
You could spend years developing your own program and systems or you can join us, on a mission to help a million small business owners. We do that together and everyone wins!

Be the Go-To Provider for Small Business Support

Become a leading small business expert trusted by your company and the entrepreneurs you help- no matter what field you are in.

Help your clients find their maximum potential and build a set of systems that works for them.

Know how to pinpoint and listen to what your client really needs
By supporting small business owners you create secure, meaningful jobs, reduce stress, help restore confidence and strengthen communities.

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Program Overview


8 Weeks

Live online group



IN-person intensive


Licensed Access

Annual renewal fee of $597

Small Business Coach Training Program


This is the best value you will find anywhere in the world to get this level of small business coach training.

Payment plan options available, contact us for details

You will need Zoom to participate in this program. Please connect by voice and video for each session.

Double-check the time zone conversion for your area. You can use an online time converter. This is especially important if daylight savings time change occurs during the program.

For each group there needs to be a minimum of 6 people. If 6 people are not enrolled, the start date may be delayed by two weeks or more. If that happens, you will be offered alternative training options or a refund.

Additional dates and locations will be added to accommodate demand. Don’t see anything that works for you? Let us know, chances are others are thinking the same thing.  Get your own group together to earn a substantial discount on your training fees. Bring Systems Business Coach® Small Business Coach Training to your ICF chapter, bank or economic development agency, and we will come to you for the in-person Certification.

Help Small Business Owners Build Their Dream Business, While You Build Yours.

A Certified Systems Business Coach® helps entrepreneurs to build the best possible version of their vision – the one that earns them the most money while giving them the maximum amount of time off to be home with their family. This freedom applies to you as well!

How to Coach Cheat Sheet

Use this to review or discover coaching techniques for small business owners.