Executive Coaching

Train as an Executive Coach with our accredited, online course!

This is a comprehensive 6 module online course for students wishing to work professionally as executive or corporate coaches. It also explores the skills required to run a successful Coaching practice, from setting up business to working with clients.

Very useful course with good student support. - the online support service is especially useful. I'm in the process of starting my own part-time coaching business and the course has been an invaluable part of that. Very worthwhile investment! 

Pete Davis 

The course involves approximately 120 hours of study, which equates to approx 8 hours per week over the 12 weeks of the course. Please note that although we recommend a 12-week timetable, students can take up to a year to complete the course if they prefer to work more slowly. It includes:

  • the option to use our logo on your website on successful completion of your course;
  • FREE lifetime listing on lifecoach-uk.com


  • Professional Certificate in Executive and Corporate Coaching

Level 3 Accredited by the ACCPH. As part of Borders Connect all of our training is accredited. Our certificates are recognised by employers, useful as evidence of continuing CPD, and a great addition to your cv. You can find out more about our accreditation on our About Us page.

Course Outline

Module 1: Setting study goals - Where are you starting from? Introduction to some key theories. Is this the right career for you? Personal traits. Working as an executive coach. Introduction to key skills. Self-awareness.

Module 2: Models and Tools for Coaching - Essentials of CBT and NLP. 12 key NLP Strategies. Fundamental coaching skills. Coaching and business development. The growing business. Managing change in a corporate setting. Leadership styles and development.

Module 3: Client Context and Core Coaching Skills. Focusing - questioning and challenging skills. Managing resistance to coaching. The role of congruence and UPR. Active listening. Beliefs for success. Addressing blocks to change, including procrastination and avoidance. Persistence.

Module 4: Stress Management and Career Performance - Understanding stress. Managing stress effectively. Harnessing the motivating force of stress. Physical impact of stress. Considering lifestyle and personality.

Module 5: Exploring Online Coaching - Working with clients online - email, videoconferencing, Skype, instant chat. Ethics of online coaching. The psychology of online relationships. Maintaining confidentiality and other boundaries. Communicating effectively onscreen. Designing an effective website for your practice.

Module 6: Running a Coaching Practice - Practical considerations. Finding premises/working from home. Accounts. Finding clients. Marketing and Advertising. Working with corporate and public sector clients. Continuing professional development.

Book Now - Online course only £450

Online courses are delivered in a .pdf format directly to your email inbox. you can save them to your computer for future reference or print off if you prefer. 

Terms and Conditions

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Pay by 6 x Instalments

Pay by 6 monthly instalments of £75.00 (Total: £450.)

Add Printed Notes

Your course material is delivered in a .pdf format directly to your inbox. You can then save the modules to your computer, so you can study when offline. You can also print your course material off if you wish.

If you prefer, you can order a printed copy of the course notes from The Coach Training Centre. These are despatched in large, A4 binders and delivered by courier. The cost is £70 including courier fees.

You will be offered the option to purchase a printed copy of the course notes after enrolment, but you can order them at any time during your course. This offer is only available to students currently enrolled on the course.