Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Professional Coaching Practice

Coaching has emerged as an important discipline for managers wishing to enhance their own skills and improve the performance of individual employees and organisations; this programme responds to those needs and provides the students with an opportunity for further professional development and enhanced career development at a time when a postgraduate level qualification in coaching is becoming increasingly recognised by employers in all sectors; this course aims to develop the skills, knowledge and confidence of participants to become effective coaches in the workplace; it is suitable for those wishing to improve their performance (and that of others) and take responsibility for their own learning.

Entry requirements

At least 2 years professional experience in areas such as line management; human resources (HR); learning, training and development; consultancy or a similar professional role; IELTS 6.5 (minimum reading and writing score 6.0)/TOEFL 560 (minimum writing score 5)/TOEFL iBT 83 (minimum writing score 24).

Course modules

Modules include: coaching in context; developing coaching competence; reflections on professional practice.

Assessment methods

Written assignments; tutor assessment; and a reflective journal.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 2,925 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgCert Part-time £ 2,925 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Nottingham NG1 4BU East Midlands

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