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Set yourself apart from other coaches

Are you sick and tired of competing in the same client pool as all the other coaches and trainers around the world?

By completing in this certification program you will gain massive credibility in the marketplace and stand out from the crowd. Set yourself apart from your peers by receiving an internationally recognised certification in this highly sought-after coaching and training methodology.

No need to wait until you create your own materials. Start working with new coaching clients immediately.

When you enrol, you will get instant access to a DFY PowerPoint slide presentation, as well as over 75 engaging, relevant, already done-for-you, coaching exercises, worksheets, tip-sheets, and much more to use with your clients to help accelerate their social and emotional intelligence.

Get certified faster with People Builders

Get Certified In 8 Weeks or Less and See a Much Faster Return on Your Professional Development Investment!

You can enrol and start learning today, instead of waiting for an externally scheduled course to start. You choose your own pace and have the unique opportunity to grow your practice while you are still studying. You could even earn your investment back before you finish the program.

This Proven Training and Certification Program was Written and Developed by Coaches for Coaches.


This unique program has been designed specifically for coaches, trainers, HR leaders, and consultants to equip them with the knowledge, skills, techniques, and tools to assess client strengths and development needs in social and emotional intelligence and then train and coach them in the 26 key social and emotional intelligence competencies.

Here's A Taste of What You Will Learn When You Enrol in this Proven, Step-By-Step Certification Program:

  • How you can expand your training, coaching, or consulting expertise, and carve out a niche that allows you to distinguish your practice from others, which gets you more long-term, high-paying clients.
  • Proven techniques for accelerating your clients' growth, development, and success so they come back for more and refer you to their friends.
  • How to assess, train, and coach individuals and teams in the 26 distinct competencies of social and emotional intelligence in your clients (and yourself!), so you never run out of problems that you can solve for individuals and organisations.
  • How to become aware of your emotions and those of others - in the moment, to maintain control of your reactions and responses in any situation!
  • How you can use this information to manage your behavioural responses and manage your relationships more effectively.
  • How to provide laser, targeted coaching by learning how to measure your clients' social and emotional intelligence (using the most comprehensive, statistically reliable, and valid instrument on the market today), help them identify their strengths and potential vulnerabilities, and create with them an individual development plan and program that involves sustained, ongoing coaching (with YOU), so you finally can have a consistent, regular income.
  • How to become more emotionally self-aware, build your own self-confidence and personal power, manage stress, and live more intentionally, so you get the results you want faster!
  • How to design, create and deliver online and face-to-face workshops that people will rave about.
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Sherren Edkins

Sherren Edkins

"I can say it was one of the best investments I have ever made for not only my personal development but also for my professional development."

"The course enabled me to personally reflect, and go on a journey of learning. This experience expanded my thinking for my own business development and where I can truly help others. Grant is a natural facilitator and coach. He challenged me, enticing me to step outside my comfort zone, with some great insight and learning from it. His wealth of knowledge is something that others should tap into and experience for themselves."

"This certification program is definitely excellent value for money with amazing benefits for yourself and for others."

Here are the most frequently asked questions we get from students before they enrol and get started.....

The Program is fully approved by the International Coach Federation.

You will receive 12 Continuing Coach Education Units towards ICF re-certification by completing the online modules and attending at least 4 hours of the BONUS live training sessions.

Here Are Some of the Reasons People Just Like YOU Enrol in This Awesome Certification Program:

  • Immediately after you enrol, you will get Instant Lifetime Access to a professionally-designed, highly-entertaining, 'Done-For-You' PowerPoint and Keynote Presentation you can use to introduce Social and Emotional Intelligence to your existing and future clients, for presentation in Workshops, Training, for Lunch ‘n Learn Sessions, and for marketing your practice.
  • As well as the DFY PowerPoint, you get access to over 75 engaging, relevant, Done-For-You, Coaching Exercises, Worksheets, Tip-Sheets, and much more to use with your clients to help accelerate their social and emotional intelligence. 


  • When you enrol into the program and complete the modules, you will gain an International Certification to administer and debrief both the Self-Assessment and 360-versions of the renowned Social and Emotional Intelligence Profile SEIP®, as well as access to extensive coaching reports in the Workplace, Adult, and Youth Editions.
  • You will learn and master Advanced Strategies for managing tough emotional situations, debilitating conflict, dysfunctional teams, groups, and families, and overcoming the negative self-talk that often accompanies energy-draining relationships and situations.
  • Our Blended Delivery options enable you to fit it into your schedule and get the results you want faster.
  • You can earn 12 re-certification credits from the International Coach Federation (ICF) by attending the BONUS Live training and mentoring sessions.

Here are the online modules you will get instant access to when you enrol today!

Module 1 Social and Emotional Intelligence Certification

Understanding Social and Emotional Intelligence

In this module, you will discover why this skill set is so important to individuals and teams. We will unpack what it is, why it matters, the business case, health and wellness case, the 4 quadrant model, and all the 26 competencies. As you go through this module, you will get a deeper understanding and confidence into why this subject is so sought-after which makes it easier to get longer-term, higher-paying clients.

Module 2 Social and Emotional Intelligence Certification

Social and Emotional Intelligence Profile SEIP®

In this module, we will unpack the Social and Emotional Intelligence Assessment Profile used for individual self-assessment and 360 feedback. You will see what it measures, how extremely reliable it is, and how it compares to other tools on the market. You will then take your own online self-assessment to create your own SEIP® report and learn how to administer it with your existing and new clients.

Module 3 Social and Emotional Intelligence Certification

Increasing Self Awareness and Personal Power

In this module, we will unpack the first quadrant of Social and Emotional Intelligence; SELF AWARENESS. We will look at what it is, why it matters before we get into building each competency. Using your SEIP® results as a development tool, you will then complete practical exercises to develop yourself in the 3 competencies in this quadrant, and how to coach others.

Module 4 Social and Emotional Intelligence Certification

Developing Self Management Strategies

In this module, we will look at the second quadrant of Social and Emotional Intelligence; SELF MANAGEMENT. We will look at what it is, why it matters before we start building each of the 10 competencies, including Behavioural Self Control, Resilience, and Stress Management, using more of the 75 practical exercises you are supplied with when you enrol.

Module 5 Social and Emotional Intelligence Certification

Developing Social Awareness Competencies

In this module, you will shift gears from emotional intelligence to social intelligence and discover the third quadrant of Social and Emotional Intelligence; SOCIAL AWARENESS. This is the quadrant that empowers you to understand others more, building greater empathy, situational awareness, and service orientation.

Module 6 Social and Emotional Intelligence Certification

Development Relationship Management Skills

In this module, we cover the fourth quadrant of Social and Emotional Intelligence; RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT. We get a deep understanding of what it is, then work on the 10 competencies like communication, interpersonal effectiveness, inspirational leadership, building trust, conflict management, and coaching and mentoring.

Module 6 Social and Emotional Intelligence Certification

Facilitating SEI Group Training and Coaching

In this module, you will learn how you can make the shift from 1 to 1 coaching working with individuals, to a more leveraged and profitable model of training and coaching small or large groups in organisations using the same SEIP® assessment tools and your 75 training and coaching exercises.

Module 6 Social and Emotional Intelligence Certification

Filling Your Coaching Practice with Clients

This final module will teach you how to promote your new SEI Coaching Practice with our proven organic marketing strategies that Grant and many of our other graduates used to become sought-after Social and Emotional Intelligence trainers and coaches across the globe.

At the completion of the modules, we celebrate your success and send your Certificate of Achievment and ICF CCE Units qualification letter to you.


You will then be an INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED Trainer and Coach in Social and Emotional Intelligence!

Grant Herbert is the Emotional Intelligence Speaker and Trainer of the Year

Your Master Coach Trainer Is Not Only Highly Qualified, He Has Thousands of Hours of Experience in the Field as a Trainer and Coach.

Grant Herbert is an internationally recognised expert in the area of Social and Emotional Intelligence. He was trained and mentored by Dr. Laura Belsten, the founder of the Institute for Social and Emotional Intelligence, and author of the Social and Emotional Intelligence Profile SEIP®.

As the Founder and Global Managing Partner of People Builders. People Builders Institute, and the Institute for Social and Emotional Intelligence Asia Pacific, he has trained and certified hundreds of coaches who are working in the field today.

Grant has a vast experience in training and coaching the 26 competencies of Social and Emotional Intelligence with many multi-national corporations in over 25 countries. He is a sought-after speaker at many global conferences for his Thought Leadership in this field. He has been awarded globally for his expertise in this field and is the current "Emotional Intelligence Speaker and Trainer of the Year'.

Nicola Weber

Nicola Weber

“The SEI coach certification program I attended with People Builders Institute was very engaging and inspirational. Grant has an ability to demystify SEI and inspire others to explore the depth of this topic to realise the benefits to becoming more Emotionally Intelligent in both life and career.”

Trevor Coltham

"The incremental learning - action - accountability approach Grant uses in this program empowered me to implement with clients straight away"

“I love the social and emotional intelligence framework and evaluation tools. It provided me a great structure to mold my training material around and tools to develop more.”

Pritha Dubey

"What makes this certification program stand apart from all the rest out there is the way Grant designed and delivered it."

"As a sales leadership coach in India, I have always felt the need for sales professionals to be emotionally and socially intelligent. This course equipped me with all the tools I need to make a bigger impact in my practice."

Book A Pre-Enrolment Clarity Call

So, you have gone through everything and you know this is an amazing certification program, but you are still not sure if you are a right fit for it? That's totally OK, we understand and are here to help. Book a call with Grant and he will answer all your questions as you take this exciting next step in your coaching and training journey.

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