The Leader as a Coach

This programme gives you the skills to excel as a coach and mentor others. It also provides an understanding of how to develop a coaching and mentoring culture in your company. It’s ILM accredited, so your people can ‘add on’ the ILM Level 5 Certificate in Executive Coaching and Mentoring.

The course involves five days of highly practical workshops that focus on developing and refining your coaching abilities, using proven tools and techniques.


  • Gain a good understanding of the key skills of coaching and mentoring
  • Know how to motivate and develop others, using a variety of coaching and mentoring techniques
  • Be able to review your own ability as a coach and mentor
  • Learn how to establish a coaching culture in your workplace

What you learn

  • The purpose of coaching and mentoring in an organisation
  • The role of contracting and how to effectively coach or mentor
  • The principles of effective coaching or mentoring in practice, and how to evaluate the benefits
  • How to plan and prepare management coaching or mentoring programmes, based on specific needs and goals
  • How supervision and reflective learning can help develop and improve your own management coaching or mentoring practice

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