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: Virtual learning is the new norm and 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 2.5hr 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)

AUTUMN 2022 -  Applications are now invited for our Autumn '22 cohort, commencing Sept 12th; programme dates are:

Induction (1.5hr) Sept 12th

Module 1 Sept 20-21,  Module 2 Oct 18-19, Module 3 Nov 15-16, Module 4 Dec 6th

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.”

More info: Click here for our 2022 brochure. 

Have any questions? View or download the brochure (top right of this page), 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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