Become a Business Coach

As well as providing business coaching and executive coaching to those who require the services of an experienced and external business coach, at the Business Learning Foundation we also offer a number of courses and qualifications which will enable managers to effectively coach those in their team to improve their performance and help them to maximise their potential.


Introduction

Providing effective coaching for your team will help to build commitment amongst them and not only achieve high levels of performance, but will likely lead to a raising of overall morale and a subsequent reduction in staff turnover as workers stay with your company and do not seek alternative career opportunities at other companies, some of whom may be competitors who would welcome the inside information these former employees could furnish them with!



Being an Effective Coach

There are many elements and components of being a successful business coach, some of which the individual concerned may already be good at, and others which will require a significant amount of time, dedication and practice in order to develop. These skills include becoming an effective motivator, giving constructive feedback, setting performance plans, delegating, empowering others and many more.

In fact, the best coaches and managers in the world never stop learning, refining and even acquiring new skills in order to be the best that they can possibly be. For managers, business coaching is often combined with management training courses to develop their talents and make them more effective managers who can complete projects and overcome challenges as they present themselves.




Courses and Programmes

The courses below will give you the skills required to start or develop your journey as a business coach. They include accredited business coaching qualifications by the Institute of Leadership and Management, known as ILM for short, along with our own courses which can be tailored to your specific requirements.

ILM Courses

Business coaching, management training and leadership development programmes accredited by the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM).

For those desiring an accredited business coaching qualification, an ILM Diploma or Certificate course is the ideal option.

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Master Coaching Diploma

Our Master Coaching Diploma is comprised of the same course syllabus as the ILM Level 7 Executive Coaching courses, but without the additional work, time and expense that is required to achieve an ILM accredited qualification. It is therefore an ideal option for those delegates who do not require an ILM accredited coaching qualification.

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Advanced Coaching Certificate

The Business Learning Foundation's Advanced Coaching Certificate is comprised of the same course syllabus as the ILM Level 5 Business Coaching courses, but without the additional work, time and expense that is required to achieve an ILM accredited qualification. It is therefore an ideal option for those delegates who do not require an ILM accredited coaching qualification.

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Train The Trainer

Being able to teach and convey information or a message to others is an essential skill in coaching, and goes hand-in-hand with being an effective workplace trainer.

Our 2-day Train The Trainer course provides the essential skills for people that are new to training, or simply wishing to refresh their skills.

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