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Level 5 Accredited Award in Community-Based Life Coaching

This  first two-core modules for our award, will provide you with the opportunity to develop an introductory understanding of the principles and practices of life coaching. During the first module you will explore the communication principles and structures essential to becoming a successful life coach. The second module will guide you through the fundamentals of life coaching as a discipline specifically exploring the GROW model and working out some of the practicalities.

After completing the first two modules you will be ready to start applying the principles to undertaking some simple life coaching with your peers and others who require a basic level of coaching.

The third and fourth core modules for our coaching award, build on the fundamental principles and practices of life coaching explored in in the first two modules to provide you with an opportunity to develop your skills and practice as a life coach. During module three you will explore some of the fundamental principles of understanding and utilising common concepts you will encounter relating to human and social capital in practice. The fourth module will introduce you to six further coaching models / tools and guide you through a process of personalising these and developing your own coaching style and ethos.

On successful completion of all four modules you will be ready to start professionally life coaching others.

The modules comprises:

Module 1: Communication Fundamentals for Coaching

  • Verbal communication
  • Non-verbal communication
  • Using powerful questions

Module 2: Coaching Fundamentals

  • Foundations for coaching
  • Exploring the GROW model
  • Session Structures
  • Practice and Ethics

Module 3: Understanding Human and Social Capital

  • Identity
  • Reconciliation
  • Creativity
  • Resilience

Module 4: Developing a Personal Coaching Style

  • Coaching  Models 1 (CLEAR, solution focused and transformational coaching)
  • Engaging your own journey
  • Coaching Models 2 (the inner game model, NLP and ontological coaching)
  • Creating a Personal Synthesis


The materials included are:

  • Pre-recorded session content
  • Course handbook
  • Module notes
  • Links to additional resources via our portal (including YouTube videos, articles, websites, suggested books etc)
  • End of course assessment
  • Two one-to-one tutorials
  • Live weekly sessions via Zoom

Enrol today

on our next Level 5 Accredited Award in Community-Based Life Coaching

Our next group programme is due to start in September 2022.

One-off payment of just £359 via PayPal.

Three monthly payments  of just £120 via PayPal.

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