ILM Level 7 Certificate in Executive Coaching and Mentoring

  • ILM Level 7
  • At Oxford Brookes you now can take advantage of our expertise in delivering coaching and mentoring qualifications to achieve an ILM Level 7 Certificate in Executive Coaching and Mentoring.

    This ILM accredited course offers you the flexibility to study for your ILM qualification by attending seminars in Oxford approximately once a month and accessing our virtual learning environment to engage with tutors and peers and additional course content.

    How you study

    This blended delivery format provides a structured approach so that you can participate from a distance and dovetail the qualification with the demands of your work. The course is delivered over a six month period and covers four ILM units (totalling 20 credits):

    • Understanding the Context of Coaching and Mentoring in a Strategic Business Environment
    • Undertaking Coaching or Mentoring at a Senior and Strategic Level
    • Reflecting on Your Own Ability to Perform Effectively as a Coach or Mentor Practicing at a Senior Level
    • Becoming an Effective Leader

    Who is it for

    The qualification is designed for managers or HR/OD professionals who want to develop their expertise and credibility in the fields of Coaching and Mentoring, or to establish coaching on an organisational level. It is also for professional coaches and mentors seeking to enhance and accredit their experience with a nationally recognised qualification.

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    Entry requirements

    As this course provides a level 7 qualification which is equivalent to postgraduate level study, you will need an undergraduate qualification, or equivalent, plus at least two years of management level work experience. Exceptional learners, who have no formal qualification, but who have several years’ experience and have completed some formal training in the role, may also participate. If you are unsure of your ability to qualify for the course please contact us to talk through your experience and situation.

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    Progression pathways

    With your 20 ILM credits from this Certificate, when delivered by Brookes, you can progress to our flagship MA in Coaching and Mentoring Practice with exemption for one module. Your new qualification can be taken into your workplace or business in the knowledge that you have achieved one of the UK’s most coveted coaching/mentoring awards.

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    Please contact us to find out more

    International Centre for Coaching and Mentoring Studies
    Oxford Brookes Business School
    Headington Campus 
    Oxford, OX3 0BP 

    Prof Tatiana Bachkirova

    Deputy Director
    Dr Peter Jackson

    The International Centre for Coaching and Mentoring Studies is part of the Oxford Brookes Business School.