Coaching (move)

Coaching
コーチング Coaching
Coaching VIII.png
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Type  Fighting
Category  Status
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  —
Accuracy  —%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects all allies
Availability
Introduced  Generation VIII
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Coaching (Japanese: コーチング Coaching) is a non-damaging Fighting-type move introduced in Generation VIII.

Effect

Coaching boosts the Attack and Defense of all allies (but not the user) by one stage each. It bypasses all forms of protection to affect the allies, including Crafty Shield.

If used in a Single Battle or when no ally is present, Coaching will fail.

Description

Games Description
SwSh The user properly coaches its ally Pokémon, boosting their Attack and Defense stats.
BDSP This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.


Learnset

By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Game
SwSh SwSh
IoA
062   Poliwrath
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
066   Machop
  Human-Like Human-Like
067   Machoke
  Human-Like Human-Like
068   Machamp
  Human-Like Human-Like
106   Hitmonlee
  Human-Like Human-Like
107   Hitmonchan
  Human-Like Human-Like
145   Zapdos
Galarian Form
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
151   Mew
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
214   Heracross
 
 
Bug Bug
237   Hitmontop
  Human-Like Human-Like
256   Combusken
 
 
Field Field
257   Blaziken
 
 
Field Field
447   Riolu
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
448   Lucario
 
 
Field Human-Like
453   Croagunk
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
454   Toxicroak
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
475   Gallade
 
 
Human-Like Amorphous
532   Timburr
  Human-Like Human-Like
533   Gurdurr
  Human-Like Human-Like
534   Conkeldurr
  Human-Like Human-Like
538   Throh
  Human-Like Human-Like
539   Sawk
  Human-Like Human-Like
559   Scraggy
 
 
Field Dragon
560   Scrafty
 
 
Field Dragon
619   Mienfoo
  Field Human-Like
620   Mienshao
  Field Human-Like
638   Cobalion
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
639   Terrakion
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
640   Virizion
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
647   Keldeo
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
674   Pancham
  Field Human-Like
675   Pangoro
 
 
Field Human-Like
701   Hawlucha
 
 
Flying Human-Like
759   Stufful
 
 
Field Field
760   Bewear
 
 
Field Field
766   Passimian
  Field Field
783   Hakamo-o
 
 
Dragon Dragon
784   Kommo-o
 
 
Dragon Dragon
794   Buzzwole
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
795   Pheromosa
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
802   Marshadow
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
807   Zeraora
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
815   Cinderace
  Field Human-Like
852   Clobbopus
  Water 1 Human-Like
853   Grapploct
  Water 1 Human-Like
865   Sirfetch'd
  Flying Field
870   Falinks
  Fairy Mineral
889   Zamazenta
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
891   Kubfu
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
892   Urshifu
Single Strike Style
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
892   Urshifu
Rapid Strike Style
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 指導 Jídouh
Mandarin 指導 / 指导 Zhǐdǎo
  Czech Koučování
  French Coaching
  German Coaching
  Italian Coaching
  Korean 코칭 Coaching
  Spanish Motivación



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