ILM LEVEL 5 QUALIFICATIONS IN COACHING AND MENTORING

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Course Overview

Course QualificationILM Level 5 Certificate or  Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring
Awarding BodyInstitute of Learning & Management
Professional Recognition13 QCF credits – Certificate
37 QCF credits – Diploma
This QCF qualification is  comparable to:-
2nd year of an undergraduate degree, HND & BTEC professional diplomas, certificates and awards
Entry RequirementsThere are no formal entry requirements. However, the course is aimed at middle managers or HR/OD professionals who are coaching or mentoring as part of their role.
Assessment•    Written based assignment
•    Coaching diary demonstrating 12 hours & reflection on practice
•    Personal reflection reviewing own ability as a coach/mentor
Duration8 months

Who are the qualifications for:-

The Certificate and Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring are designed for first line managers, middle management with significant responsibility for coaching and mentoring as part of their day to day role.

They are also designed for Independent Consultants/Training/HRD professionals who wish to develop a role or start a career as a Freelance Coach and Mentor.

Aim of the programme

The aim of this programme is to develop the capability to coach others within a non-directive, non-judgemental framework. The course will allow participants to gain the confidence and ability to support others in their development and personal growth.

Programme Support

Our qualifications adopt a blended learning approach that includes a range of activities which include:-

  • 5 Days of taught input Classroom Training (1+2+2).
  • Distance Learning Activities – Workbook and Guided Reading (A Core text is supplied to support these activities).
  • One to One telephone Coaching
  • Peer Coaching.
  • Coaching Supervision/Observed Coaching.
  • Assessment Teleseminar – offering guidance on how to complete the assessed work.
  • Unlimited telephone and email access to your Coach/Mentor throughout the duration of the programme.
  • Free 6 month ILM Membership and EMCC membership where you can access latest thinking and resources.

Throughout the programme you will be fully supported by an accredited Coach Mentor providing you with all the support and guidance you will need to gain your qualification.

Progression

EMCC Recognition at Practitioner Level

A dual accreditation, from both the ILM and the EMCC, is also available to participants of this programme by completing an extended period of practice in addition to the three mandatory ILM units.  This will lead to the EMCC European Quality Award Certification at Practitioner Level as well as the ILM Level 5 Certificate.

ILM Level 5 Diploma for Professional Management Coaches and Mentors

Participants can access the Diploma directly by completing the same units as the Certificate. The only changes would be in the third unit which requires learners to demonstrate their ability to plan, deliver and review at least 100 hours of coaching and mentoring instead of 12 hours. There will also be an added focus on using supervision and reflective review to develop individual practice.

ILM Level 7 Certificate or Diploma in Executive Coaching and Mentoring.

How to Apply

For more information please complete the online enquiry form.

Alternatively please contact us directly on +44 (0)845 051 0950 for a free consultation.

All qualification programmes fees are available on request

Looking for an in-house programme?

Currently this programme, ILM Level 5 Coaching and Mentoring is available in-house for a minimum of 6 delegates or as an Open Access Programme.