Diploma in Business Performance & Life Coaching – Live – Interactive – Online

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Our award-winning training and coaching experience is brought to the fore in this powerful coaching qualification. With a mix of coaching models and approaches, it will give you a solid foundation to builds your coaching practice, be that as an internal organisational coach, or an external freelancer professional.

Live Dates: Dates: 2021 TBC

Plus Additional Online Personal Study Material and Live Interactive Group Tutor Support & Supervision Sessions.

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Diploma in Business Performance & Life Coaching – Accredited Diploma in Coach Training (ADCT)

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The UK College of Personal Development has been delivering Award-Winning Coach specific training for almost 20 years. This new course has been developed over a period of time with inputs from a wide range of stakeholders including coach students, trainers, industry and organisational professionals and of course the professional body (AC).

During this content-packed course, you will learn and develop the skills, techniques, models and strategies of successful coaching in many contexts including Business & Organisational Coaching as well as developing a full Life Coaching practice.

The UK College of Personal Development has been an Organisational Member of the Association for Coaching for 16 years.

This 7-day live training plus personal study coaching programme is fully accredited by the Association for Coaching (ADCT) and will equip you with new skills that will help you serve your clients so powerfully, they will have transformational experiences that will achieve the positive change they are looking for.


As well as the training manual, each student will be sent our chosen textbook “FT Guide to Business Coaching”. This will be sent directly to your Kindle reader.

Professional Body Membership – Association For Coaching

The UK College is a full Organisational Member of the Association For Coaching, the leading Professional Membership and Coach Accreditation body in the UK.

Because of our long relationship and as our coach training is accredited by The Association For Coaching, all our students gain a one year FREE Student Member of the Association For Coaching.  For the student, this provides access to the wealth of information and support that is available from the AC, at a time when many will be embarking upon their coaching careers. Membership is available for a full 12 months while they complete their course, after which they will be invited to continue their membership as an individual.

Our training philosophy fuses classic coaching techniques with NLP, and other approaches to give you an extraordinary skill set to work from. This course also gives you an ANLP accredited NLP Foundation Diploma certificate!

Our 20-years of experience in both the training of coaches and working within the coaching sector tells us that coach training works best when it is a combination of:

1. Understanding how your client’s process information, act and react to circumstances around them

2. Having a comprehensive set of coaching tools and models

3. Transformational as well as transactional coaching

4. The power of appreciative inquiry in executive coaching

Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)

NLP is a powerful set of tools and models that will equip you as a practising coach with a comprehensive toolbox to really help your clients change at a deeper level.   The ADCT programme has been designed by the founder and CEO of the UK College of Personal Development, Tony Nutley, is an Accredited Trainer of NLP, as is the entire training team. Tony also sits on the training and accreditation panel for the Association for NLP (ANLP) and has been working as a professional coach for over 20 years.

We believe that blending elements of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) in our core coach training adds an extra degree of skill and understanding to the coach’s toolkit. This supports our philosophy that effective coach training comes from developing a deep understanding of how people think, process, act and react, as well as learning some great coaching models and developing greater creativity and flexibility.

What Will You Learn?

  • Association for Coaching competency framework including standards, practices, and ethics
  • Coach specific tools and skills, including many transforming NLP techniques
  • How to develop the coach-client contract
  • How to run a successful coaching business
  • Setting achievable goals and outcomes
  • How to create measurable action plans
  • Developing Well-Formed Outcomes
  • Marketing your coaching business
  • How to deliver effective feedback

A Range of Coaching Models & Approaches 

  • GROW
  • WHAT
  • The Meta Model
  • Logical Levels
  • Appreciative Inquiry – As a Coaching Model

What Will You Explore?

  • Ethical guidelines and professional standards
  • Establishing Rapport, Maintaining Rapport and Breaking Rapport
  • Focused listening skillsCoaching Training With UKCPD
  • Powerful questioning
  • Working with beliefs and changing limiting beliefs
  • The Communication Model
  • Developing sensory awareness
  • Meta Model of language
  • Working with clients expectations
  • and so much more.

New LIVE Supervision Feature 

A new feature for this programme is that you will now be invited to join LIVE supervision sessions (via Zoom) with experienced supervisors who will conduct group supervision sessions, and hold co-coaching events giving you the opportunity to meet other coaches, some experienced, some beginning their training, this is a great opportunity to learn and get feedback on your coaching skills and knowledge.

These sessions will be held at regular intervals so no matter where you are in your studies, there will be opportunities for you to join the sessions.  Once you are a registered student you will be included in the supervision event invitations.

What is Coaching Supervision?

Online Coaching Supervision

Online Coaching Supervision

Coaching supervision is a formal and protected time for facilitating in-depth reflection for coaches to discuss their work with someone who is experienced as a Coach.  Supervision offers a confidential framework within a collaborative working relationship in which the practice, tasks, process and challenges of the development of the coach and the actual coaching work can be explored.

The primary aim of supervision is to enable the coach to gain ethical competence, confidence and creativity so as to ensure the best possible service to the coaching client.

Supervision is not a ‘policing’ role, but rather a trusting and collegiate professional relationship enabling coaches to reflect on their practice, develop a deeper understanding of their practice and gives the opportunity to receive guidance and support from experienced coach supervisors.

The good news is that the process of support and development for our students will not end when they qualify and leave the training programme, we will continue to offer additional opportunities for professional CPD and Supervision, both with a group or one to one as required.

Dates: 2021 TBC

Plus Additional Online Personal Study Material and Live Interactive Group Tutor Support & Supervision Sessions.

Additional information


Dates: 3rd & 4th, 6th, 10th & 11th, 13th, 15th