The next edition of the Diploma for Professional Coaches and Mentors in collaboration with PwC Cyprus will launch in January 2018. For information about this and future programmes contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The aim of the Diploma is to provide participants with the theory practice, toolbox, information, support and learning materials to build coaching skills with a business focus.
Our programme is accredited with the European Quality Award of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC) and is one of the first programmes in Europe with an integrated individual coaching accreditation (EIA) process.
The successful programme graduates will be awarded the EMCC European Individual Accreditation (EIA) at the Practitioner level.
See what programme participants have to say about the Diploma.
Who is it for
Business coaches who want a more thorough grounding in coaching methodology and general improvement of their coaching skills
HR Directors or Training/OD Consultants who want to expand their knowledge and skills
Psychologists and Occupational Psychologists specialising in assessment/development who want to enhance their coaching capacity
Line Managers who want to coach more effectively as part of their management and leadership style
Retiring executives who wish to add Executive Coaching to their portfolio of consultancy activities or to make it their main offering
Aspiring coaches from a related professional background such as counselling, psychotherapy, teaching, business psychology etc.
The programme is addressed mainly to those of the above who are interested in obtaining a formal, internationally recognised coaching accreditation.
Programme structure and format
The Diploma for Professional Coaches and Mentors is a comprehensive programme and consists of:
Three 2-day workshops
Two individual coaching supervision hours with a professional coaching supervisor
Sixty hours of coaching practice (approximately 30 hours during the workshop and 30 hours in the workplace)
Active work in small groups
Observed coaching sessions
Individual study and reflection learning
Individual guidance and support in completing the programme portfolio and fulfilling the requirements of the EMCC EIA accreditation
An example of a role play activity presented in a ‘fun way with a serious message’ on BI’s Diploma programme enabling delegates to ‘sell’ their services either as independents or internal coaches | mentors
On successful completion of the programme, including assessment of practice and portfolio, successful participants will be awarded the Diploma for Professional Coaches and Mentors as well as the EMCC EQA Practitioner EIA certificate.
Upon completion of this programme you will gain:
A sound understanding of the theory and practice of coaching
Highly developed self-awareness and awareness of impact on clients
Competence and confidence using advanced coaching capabilities in a business environment
An integrative understanding of your own unique approach to coaching – putting your “signature” on your coaching practice
A close network of coaches who will have journeyed alongside each other on the course – for support and learning
An internationally recognised coaching accreditation
Become qualified with internationally recognised accredited EMCC programmes