Coaching Contract: Sample Coaching Agreement

If you`re a coach or someone who is seeking coaching services, a coaching contract is essential to protect both parties and clarify expectations. This article provides a sample coaching agreement that can be used as a starting point for crafting your own contract.


This agreement (“Agreement”) is made between [Coach’s Name] (“Coach”) and [Client`s Name] (“Client”).


The primary goal of this coaching relationship is to provide support, guidance, and accountability to help the Client achieve their personal and/or professional goals (“Goals”). The Coach will offer specific strategies and tools to help the Client achieve their Goals.

Scope of Services

The Coach agrees to provide coaching services to the Client in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Coaching services may include, but are not limited to, the following:

– Individual coaching sessions (in person, online, or by phone)

– Email or other forms of communication between sessions

– Feedback and support on specific issues related to the Client’s Goals

Length of Coaching Relationship

The length of the coaching relationship will be determined by mutual agreement between the Coach and the Client. The relationship may be terminated by either party at any time.

Fees and Payment

The fee for coaching services will be $____ per session. Payment is due in advance of each coaching session, and the Client will be responsible for all transaction fees associated with the payment.


The Coach agrees to keep all information shared by the Client during coaching sessions confidential, except as required by law or in the case of a threat of harm to the Client or others.

Limits of Liability

The Client agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Coach from any and all liability, damages, or expenses arising from any claim or demand made by any third party in connection with or arising out of the services provided by the Coach to the Client.


Either party may terminate this Agreement at any time and for any reason upon written notice to the other party. Upon termination, the Client will be responsible for all fees due for services rendered up to the termination date.

Governing Law

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of [State] without regard to conflicts of law principles.

Entire Agreement

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all prior oral and written agreements and understandings between the parties.


A coaching contract is an essential tool for maintaining a successful coaching relationship. It clarifies expectations, outlines the services to be provided, and protects both parties` interests. Use this sample coaching agreement as a starting point to create your own customized version tailored to your needs.