ILM LEVEL 5 COACHING AND MENTORING

Who is this ILM coaching qualification for?

These ILM coaching and mentoring qualifications are for managers and those with significant responsibility for effective coaching and mentoring as part of their daily role within an organisational context. They are also ideal for individuals who wish to move into a development role or start a career as a freelance coach or mentor.

Benefits for individuals
● Be able to assess your own skills, knowledge and behaviours as a coach and mentor
● Know how to manage the coaching or mentoring process within an organisational context
● Deepen your understanding of how the organisational context can affect coaching or mentoring
● Plan, deliver and review your coaching and mentoring
● Plan your future development in coaching or mentoring

Benefits for employers
● Ensure the individuals you develop as effective coaches and mentors are equipped with the skills, knowledge and understanding they require
● Develop a coaching and mentoring culture so that individuals can improve their performance and organisational productivity

Progression
This qualification will provide progression opportunities to other qualifications such as:
● ILM Level 5 Award, Certificate or Diploma in Leadership and Management
● ILM Level 7 Certificate or Diploma for Executive and Senior Level Coaches and Mentors
● ILM Level 7 Certificate or Diploma for Coaching Supervisors
● ILM Level 7 Award, Certificate or Diploma in Leadership and Management

Qualification titleCredit valueTotal qualification timeStructure
Level 5 Certificate in Effective
Coaching and Mentoring
16 credits160 hours● Three mandatory units*
● One hour induction
● A minimum of three hours tutorial support
• 18 hours Coaching Practice
• Coaching Supervision
Level 5 Diploma in Effective
Coaching and Mentoring
38 credits380 hours● Two mandatory ● Two mandatory units
● Three mandatory units*
● One hour induction
● A minimum of three hours tutorial support
• 54 hours Coaching Practice
• Coaching Supervision
Unit titleCredit ValueGuided Learning Hours
Understanding the Skills, Principles and Practice of Effective Coaching and Mentoring within an
Organisational Context
620
Undertaking Effective Coaching or Mentoring within an Organisational Context512
Undertaking an Extended Period of Effective Coaching or Mentoring within an Organisational Context2720
Reviewing Own Ability as a Coach or Mentor within an Organisational Context510

ILM Level 5 Certificate in Effective Coaching and Mentoring

3 Workshops and Reading with 18 hours Practice Coaching, Observation, Supervision, Reflection and Assessment
Understanding Coaching – definitions, rationale, perspectives, Organisational Factors, Individual and   Organisational objectives, Return on Investment, Knowledge, skills and Behaviours, Coaching Models & Tools

Planning, Communication, Diagnostics, Resources, Stakeholders, Ethics, Coaching Models and Tools, Contracting Practice Coaching, Reflection

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

Evaluation, Reflection, Self-Awareness, Communication, Tools and Techniques, Models, Observation, CPD

Practice Coaching continues, Supervision, complete Assessment 2 Portfolio, Assessment 3 Reflection

Price - £2,800 + VAT

ILM Level 5 Diploma in Effective Coaching and Mentoring

4 Workshops and Reading with 54 hours Practice Coaching, Observation, Supervision, Reflection and Assessment

Understanding Coaching – definitions, rationale, perspectives, Organisational Factors, Individual and   Organisational objectives, Return on Investment, Knowledge, skills and Behaviours, Coaching Models & Tools

Planning, Communication, Diagnostics, Resources, Stakeholders, Ethics, Coaching Models and Tools, Contracting Practice Coaching, Reflection

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

Evaluation, Reflection, Self-Awareness, Communication, Tools and Techniques, Models, Observation, CPD

Practice Coaching continues, Supervision, complete Assessment 2 Portfolio, Assessment 3 Reflection

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

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

Price - £3,800 + VAT (Note – Top Up price from Certificate £1000 + VAT)

Alternatively you may want to consider a Level 5 CIPD Award in Implementing Coaching and Mentoring

On successful completion of this qualification learners will:
  • Understand the nature, purpose and benefits of coaching and mentoring in organisations.
  • Understand the different ways coaching and mentoring can be implemented in organisations.
  • Be able to support the implementation of coaching and/or mentoring programmes within an organisation.
Duration 4 months
Cost £660 +VAT