ILM COACHING AND MENTORING LEVEL 3

Who is this coaching qualification for?

This qualification is for learners who wish to gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to effectively coach or mentor people within an organisational context. It is also an ideal qualification for those who wish to commence a career in coaching or mentoring.

Benefits for individuals
● Know what it takes to be an effective coach and mentor
● Understand the role and responsibilities of effective coaches and mentors
● Learn how to manage coaching and mentoring processes using recognised models
● Put your new skills into practice by carrying out supervised coaching or mentoring sessions
● Analyse your coaching or mentoring performance in order to improve own ability

Benefits for employers
● Implement effective coaching and mentoring to improve organisational performance
● Ensure the individuals developed as coaches and mentors are equipped with the skills, knowledge and understanding they require
● Enhancing the coaching and mentoring culture in your organisation by developing highly effective coaches or mentors

Progression
This ILM coaching qualification will provide progression opportunities to other qualifications such as:
● ILM Level 3 Certificate or Diploma in Leadership and Management
● ILM Level 5 Certificate or Diploma in Effective Coaching and Mentoring
● ILM Level 5 Certificate or Diploma in Leadership and Management

Qualification titleCredit valueTotal qualification timeStructure
Level 3 Award in Effective
Coaching and Mentoring
10 credits97 hours● Three mandatory units
● One hour induction
● A minimum of 2 hours tutorial support
• 6 hours Coaching Practice
• Coaching supervision
Level 3 Certificate in Effective
Coaching and Mentoring
13 credits130 hours● Two mandatory units
● Three mandatory units
● One hour induction
● A minimum of 2 hours tutorial
• 12 hours Coaching Practice
• Coaching supervision
Unit titleCredit ValueGuided Learning Hours
Understanding Good Practice in Coaching within an Organisational Context (Award & Certificate)39
Undertaking Coaching within an Organisational Context (Award)412
Undertaking an Extended Period of Coaching within an Organisational (Certificate)Context714
Reflecting on Coaching Skills within an Organisational Context (Award and Certificate)38

ILM Level 3 Award in Effective Coaching

3 Workshops and Reading with 6 hours Practice Coaching, Observation, Supervision, Reflection and Assessment
Understanding Coaching – definitions & differences, Coaching Process, Role of Coach, Skills and Behaviours,       The TGROW Model, Questioning, Goal Setting, Coaching Records, Practice Coaching

Ethics & Boundaries, Diagnostics & Resources, Coaching Tools & Models, Practice Coaching

Practice Coaching, Supervision, Assessment 1 Report & start Assessment 2 Portfolio

Reflective Practice, Reflective Models, Observation, Development as Coach, CPD

Practice Coaching continues, Supervision, complete Assessment 2 Portfolio, Assessment 3 Reflective Journal

Price - £1,800 + VAT

ILM Level 3 Certificate in Effective Coaching

4 Workshops and Reading with 12 hours Practice Coaching, Observation, Supervision, Reflection and Assessment

Understanding Coaching – definitions & differences, Coaching Process, Role of Coach, Skills and Behaviours,      The TGROW Model, Questioning, Goal Setting, Coaching Records, Practice Coaching

Ethics & Boundaries, Diagnostics & Resources, Coaching Tools & Models, Practice Coaching

Practice Coaching, Supervision, Assessment 1 & 2 Portfolio

Reflective Practice, Reflective Models, Observation, Development as Coach, CPD

Practice Coaching continues, Supervision, continue Assessment 2 Portfolio

Continuing Coaching, additional Coaching tools and models, Practice Coaching, Observation

Practice Coaching continues, Supervision, complete Assessment 2 Portfolio, Assessment 3 Reflective Journal

Price - £2,800 + VAT (Note – Top Up price from Certificate £1000 + VAT)

Alternatively you may want to consider a Level 3 CIPD Award in Supporting Individual Learning through Coaching and Mentoring

On successful completion of this qualification learners will:
  • Understand the nature, purpose and practice of coaching.
  • Understand the nature, purpose and practice of mentoring.
  • Be able to use coaching and mentoring models and techniques to support individual learning.
  • Know how to record coaching and mentoring activity.
Duration 2 months
Cost £330 +VAT