Coaching and mentoring - advanced: ILM level 5 certification

Improve performance and unleash potential with our coaching and mentoring qualifications. Part of the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM), this programme offers an opportunity to develop and refine coaching for business styles and techniques.

About this four-day course

This course covers advanced coaching interventions, ethics, the establishment of coaching programmes and the means of identifying and working with a diverse workforce.

Delegates will also explore individual learning styles, the ‘learning cycle’ and the ways in which psychometric and diagnostic tools facilitate learning within the coaching process.


To attend this course you must have completed the Coaching & Mentoring three-day programme.

Objectives and learning outcomes

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • improve your coaching skills for a business context
  • refine your coaching skills for a coaching business
  • use coaching as a facilitation and presentation technique
  • use coaching to deal with teams and relationships
  • use ‘Advanced Appreciative Enquiry’ techniques
  • know how to set up and evaluate a coaching programme.

How can employers benefit?

Staff will return full of confidence and with new ideas, as well as the potential of higher retention of talent and improved performance.


£1,675 plus VAT

Delegate fee includes 12 months membership of the ILM.


There are three sets of dates to choose from, simply select the cohort that works best for you when booking your place.

Cohort 1

Module 1: 6 and 7 November 2018
Module 2: 29 and 30 January 2019

Assessment date: 15 March 2019

Cohort 2

Module 1: 4 and 5 June 2019
Module 2: 5 and 6 August 2019

Assessment date: 12 September 2019


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An ILM course at RCPCH

As approved providers of ILM courses, RCPCH is leading the way in developing leaders. Delivered by qualified practitioners, the ILM courses at the College focus on leadership, management, coaching and mentoring.