Strengthen Your Franchise Field Support

Training and Education for Franchise Operations Teams

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Performance Groups

6-month group coaching program for your franchisees. Facilitated by field coach specialists from AC Inc.

Training & Courses

The ACademy is a full curriculum of courses for Franchise Operations teams. Train and certify your team!

Assess Your Team

Measure your Field Support methods against the industry benchmark using our Assessment.

get the resource

Download the Strategic Growth Coaching Call Planner

This is the spreadsheet we train Field Coaches on to track franchisee goals, vision, issues, and action steps in coaching calls. This resource includes the blank template, instructions, AND an example.


Years of team experience working with or as franchisees


Increase in owner gross revenue after engaging with our services


Hours of ACademy curriculum for professional development


Approval rating of the 
AC Inc. coaching facilitators

Martin Robertson, Director of Operations @ Oxford Learning Centres

"AC Inc. has gone above and beyond creating education & training programs. We were overwhelmed by our franchisees' positive feedback!"

unlock hidden profitability

Helping You Turn Disengaged Franchisees into Happy, Profitable Business Owners

Reactive franchisee support just doesn't cut it. Our courses, tools, and services help you improve your proactive franchisee coaching that unlocks more profitability in your franchise system.

Increase your system royalties

Improve franchisee validation

Healthier franchisee lifecycles

Maximize shareholder value

the guidebook

All Our Programs Are Built on This Proven Field Coaching Process

From our courses to fractional coaching services... All of our programs and solutions are based on our coaching framework that we've developed with 160+ years of experience in franchise operations and coaching.

The Guidebook Includes:

Vision planning process

Establishing franchisees' WHY

The N.O.W Assessment

Structure of coaching calls

The I.N.C list resource

Franchisee buy-in strategies

The Spot Plan Fix process

Scorecard and accountability

And so much more!

Courses and Certification for Field Coaches and Franchise Operations Teams

the academy

academy courses


Improve Your Franchisee Coaching Techniques and Tools

Get Certified Faster with the Accelerated Field Coach Program

Take live-online courses from the ACademy curriculum to develop your franchisee coaching skills and make an impact in your system.

Book a call to learn about our accelerated certification program. Including a shorter timeline and more intimate cohort groups.


With more than 170 years of experience and a huge passion for franchisee success, the AC Inc. team are field coach specialists proudly serving franchise brands across 15+ industries 

Angela Coté

AC Inc. Founder and CEO

Steven Inglefield

AC Inc. President

Stephanie Benze

ACademy Course Facilitator 

Jennifer Brannon

VP of Operations

seeking community?

Join the AC Roundtables for Operations Leaders and Field Coaches

Our professional development roundtable groups have been running since 2020. These groups are dedicated to peer learning and building community in the operations space.

ready to chat?

We Customize Our Training and Frameworks to Create the Perfect Solution For Your System

Get in touch with our team to book an initial call. We'll talk through your goals, current frameworks, and what solutions will work for your brand.

Book Initial call

We'll discuss your goals, current needs, and action steps

Field Support Evaluation

Next step is a deep dive evaluation process to uncover the best solutions

Debrief Call

This call goes over the results of your evaluation and outlines our proposal