ILM Level 5 Certificate in Effective Coaching & Mentoring 


The ILM’s Level 5 Certificate in Effective Coaching & Mentoring qualification aims to provide the knowledge, skills and confidence to enable individuals to perform effectively as coaches or mentors in an organisational context, and to gain an understanding of best-practice processes to support organisational delivery of coaching/ mentoring. 

This powerful and very practical programme uses up-to-the minute research, tools and techniques to develop the twin themes of individual coaching competence and coaching in an organisational context.  Explores the management of coaching processes as well as developing the skills, confidence and competence of those regularly coaching or mentoring within their role/ responsible for developing coaching within their organisation.

Programme overview: This open programme is delivered using virtual classroom and supporting resources. Pragmatic and time-efficient, participants are required to attend/ complete:

  • 7-days of tutor-led workshops (2 x 2.5-3hr live online sessions per day) plus supervision
  • 18 hours practical coaching/mentoring – assessed via a coaching diary/ reflective notes
  • Work-based assignment (case for coaching in an organisational context)

When? Our Spring '25 online programme starts 7th January  - click here for brochure. Applications are now open - places limited to 8.

  • Induction call: January 7th
  • Module 1: January 14-15
  • Module 2: February 11-12
  • Module 3: March 11-12
  • Module 4: March 25

Access to our open programmes is strictly via application ; click here to access online form.  

Student testimonials: Our students are our greatest advocates; 

  • “Went way beyond my expectations – fantastic materials and tutors whose active coaching experience and commitment to our study gave enormous value-adds.”
  • “Superb programme and an amazing group of delegates – the ROI is immeasurable.”

Have any questions?  Check out Why study with us? and FAQs or call us on 0800 978 8750. 



Really glad I selected this programme; programme tutors were excellent!

J.K. ILM L7 student

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