Applications for all courses are accepted on a rolling basis. Interviews are conducted with all suitable candidates until the course is filled to capacity. 

Toronto In-Person Course

Centre for Applied Neuroscience, Daniels Spectrum Building, 585 Dundas Street East, 3rd Floor, Toronto, ON.

The Toronto-based courses run one weekend a month from January through till June, including Friday nights (6:30 - 9pm), Saturdays (10am - 5pm), and Sundays (9am - 4pm).

Upcoming Course (Fall ‘19 - Winter ‘20):

  • Oct 25 - 27

  • Nov 22 - 24

  • Jan 10 - 12, 2020

  • Feb 7 - 9

  • Mar 6 - 8

  • May 23 - 25

Winter 2019 Currently In-Session:

  • Jan 11 - 13 (Weekend 1)

  • Feb 8 - 10 (Weekend 2)

  • Mar 8 - 10 (Weekend 3)

  • Apr 12 - 14 (Weekend 4)

  • May 10 - 12 (Weekend 5)

  • Jun 7 - 9 (Weekend 6)

  • June - September (Practicum)

There are also additional monthly professional development sessions hosted online (see schedule below).


Online Course

The Online courses start in the Fall and Spring.

The fall course starts in October and runs through until May of the following year, with a 3-week break mid December till early January.

The winter course starts in March/April and runs through until October of that year, with a 3-week break the end of August and the first week in September.

Students are expected to attend weekly discussion sessions (7:00 - 8:30 pm ET), attend professional development sessions (once a month - schedule is listed below), work with peer-coaching partners (once or twice a month), complete a coaching practicum (~1-2 hrs/month). Online students are also expected to attend a CAN Coaches Community Weekend in Toronto in May/June or Halifax in September/October. 

Upcoming Online courses:

Fall 2019 - TBD.

Winter 2020 - TBD.

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Costa Rica

We are currently planning for a week long retreat-style course in Costa Rica for April/May 2020. If you are interested in learning more, please see Course Format and Fees and do email us if you want to be placed on an alert email to stay up-to-date.

Upcoming Costa Rica Course:

April/May 2020. Exact dates TBD

Online Professional Development Schedule for all Class of 2019 Students

All students, regardless of format, are expected to attend one of the monthly online professional development (PD) sessions offered. The PD sessions are meant to support students’ professional growth as a life coach and prepare them for the practicum, which starts at the end of the course. Students can choose between the options below listed for each PD session, which are lead by CAN Teachers Jeana Conalas and Vanessa Vella:

  • PD1: January 17 (Vanessa) OR January 20 (Jeana)

  • PD2: February 17 (Jeana) OR February 21 (Vanessa)

  • PD3: March 21 (Vanessa) OR March 24 (Jeana)

  • PD4: April 25 (Vanessa) OR April 28 (Jeana)

  • PD5: May 23 (Vanessa) OR May 26 (Jeana)

  • PD6: June 20 (Vanessa) OR June 23 (Jeana)