ILM Level 5 Certificate in Effective Coaching & Mentoring 


The ILM’s Level 5 Certificate in Effective Coaching & Mentoring qualification aims to provide practising managers with the knowledge, skills and confidence to perform effectively as management coaches or mentors and to gain an awareness and practical ideas of how to successfully introduce coaching into the workplace.

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 as well as developing the skills, confidence and competence of those coaching at a managerial level.

Programme overview: Virtual learning is the new norm and this open programme is now delivered in virtual format using online classroom and supporting resources. Pragmatic and time-efficient, participants are required to attend/ complete:

  • 7-days of tutor-led workshops (2 x 2hr 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)

NEXT VIRTUAL PROGRAMME AUTUMN 2020 -  Starts Sept 24th - 2 places remaining

  • Induction 24th September (2 hrs)
  • Module 1  -  27-28th October  2 DAYS (2x2hrs per day)  
  • Module 2  -  24-25th November 2 DAYS (2x2hrs per day) 
  • Module 3  - 15-16th December 2 DAYS (2x2hrs per day) 
  • Day 7        - 14th January 2021 1 DAY  (2x2hrs day)    

 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 details of our 2020 Autumn programme brochure (including fees) 

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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