NLP Practitioner And Coaching Certification

We are celebrating 20 years of delivering our Award-Winning service.

Our NLP Practitioner & Coaching Certification course of studies will equip for both personal and professional success in the 21st century. 

Save 25% – Call the office on 01793 511180.

NLP Practitioner & Certificate in Business & Life Coaching: 18 Days –  Was £2295 plus vat – Now £1836.00 plus vat

NLP Practitioner & Diploma in Business Performance & Life Coaching*: 20 Days – Was 2495.00 plus vat – Now £1996.00 plus vat

Contact the office to book your place: 01793 511180

Our Award-Winning (Business Excellence Awards 2017 ~ Best NLP & Coach Training Organisation – UK) quality training programme has been endorsed over and over by individuals and organisation as a game-changing experience.

“A professionally, passionately delivered course that will equip you with the tools to develop yourself and others in a way you could never imagined.  The team are supportive, the resources are endless and the value for money excellent. ”. ~ Sarah Rodgers, Operations Manager




NLP Practitioner and Coaching Certification — Live Online Option Dates to Be Published Very Soon. 

This 18 or 20 day NLP Practitioner and Coaching Certification programme is the ultimate NLP and Coaching training experience.  Accredited by the ANLP and by the AC.

This Award-Winning NLP Practitioner and Coaching Certificate training represents a real opportunity for individuals to gain recognised professional qualifications in the field of human development. The NLP toolbox has become the “must-have” in the majority of careers in the human potential industry.

This is our Autumn Programme delivered as ten two-day seminars over 9 months.

We have been delivering and developing this Award-Winning and fully Accredited training course (ANLP / AC / ILM) for 20 years. We have been pleased that the quality of the training and the support we give our students has been recognized in recent years by several awarding institutes.

  • 2016: HR &Training Awards Winners: Best Personal Development Training Centre – South England
  • 2017: Business Excellence Awards ~ Best NLP & Coach Training Organisation – UK
  • 2017: ACQ Global Awards ~ UK Independent Training Organisation of the Year

Our students report that the experience and learning and personal insights they get from this programme is that its a game-changing experience.  Genuine skills-based, knowledge-rich, professionally accredited course where students are fully supported during and after the training.  If you are looking for a programme that will give you more, then this course is for you.

Our attention to detail is key to the Award Winning approach, we have highly experienced accredited trainers, quality accreditation’s, (ANLP, AC, ILM) a comfortable training environment, ongoing aftercare and CPD. It all adds up to a training experience that is second to none. If you are looking for a programme that will give you more, then this course is for you. 

To ensure you get the most from this NLP Practitioner and Coaching Certificate training, there will be a lively variety of learning formats: large group presentations, special ‘how to’ demonstrations, small group exercises, step-by-step individual coaching, diagnostic sessions, practical skill-building work, tasks and discussion, and plenty of opportunities to have your questions answered as you go along.

To ensure optimum supervised practice we have a team of qualified assistants and build practice sessions into each module. Between seminars, we encourage students to reflect on their learning in their Course Learning Log.

At the end of the course, students are fully equipped with the skills and the confidence to apply those skills either in their own life or in working with others and set up a Coaching / NLP Practitioner Practice.

“It is as if I awoke last year and became aware of my world for the first time. If only I had known then what I know now….. This course developed not only the confidence and ability to challenge myself and the individuals in my team, but also invaluable skills to help those people to make a real difference in our business”. ~ Mark Turner, Operations Director

Full-Length Training Course

Whilst other NLP and Coach training organisations have shortened their courses (no doubt for commercial reasons) we passionately believe that traditional longer form NLP and Coach training model is the optimum structure for students to develop a full understanding of the theory and practical application of these powerful methodologies.

NLP Practitioner and Coaching Certificate Accreditation

This course is accredited by the following professional bodies:

The 18-day programme includes:

The 20-day programme includes:

This unique training course gives you the opportunity to gain two separate internationally recognised qualifications

“An outstanding programme, with trainers of the highest calibre. The tools, skills and information I gained from this NLP Practitioner & Coaching Certificate training enabled me to double my income in under a year, I highly recommend this training course.” ~ Alison Lyons, Senior Program Manager

2020 Autumn Dates: (Provisional Class Room Dates)– Live Online Option Dates to Be Published Very Soon. 

  • September 26th & 27th
  • October 17th & 18th
  • November 9th & 10th
  • December 5th & 6th
  • January 16th & 17th
  • January 30th & 31st
  • February 20th & 21st
  • March 20th & 21st
  • April 24th & 25th
  • May 22nd & 23rd
  • Graduation: TBC

18 days for the NLP Practitioner & AC Certificate in Business & Life Coaching (ACCT)

20 days for the NLP Practitioner & AC Diploma in Business Performance & Life Coaching (ADCT)

Additional Qualification Option

There is also an additional option to “add-on” and extend your studies and gain the ILM Level 5 Certificate or Diploma in Coaching & Mentoring*.  The ILM Level 5 Coaching and Mentoring Certificate / Diploma are highly respected qualifications that give practising and aspiring managers and consultants the opportunity to develop in their role as a coach or mentor.

The ILM is the UK’s leading provider of leadership, coaching and management qualifications and training. ILM forms part of the City & Guilds Group. City & Guilds is the biggest name in vocational education, with two million learners embarking on a qualification every year. The UK College of Personal Development has been an ILM Approved Centre for over 10 years.

The aim of this additional “add-on” programme is to develop the capability to coach others within an organisational and corporate setting with the focus on performance improvement. The additional qualification will allow participants to gain the confidence and ability to support others in their development and personal growth.

Enrolling onto this ILM Coaching and Mentoring Certificate or Diploma training programme will help you gain a detailed understanding of the coaching role, the knowledge and skills required to implement a programme of coaching or mentoring for individual clients and the opportunity to put this into practice whilst receiving expert one to one tutor support which includes, guidance, personal coaching and supervision. This additional qualification training is supported by a combination of our CPD Programme, Supervision Service and our bespoke Online Learning Platform. *Additional assignments and fees apply, click here for full details.

“A brilliant course overall! I have thoroughly enjoyed the NLP Practitioner Course and Coaching Certificate. The team have been fantastic, professional, encouraging, supportive and very knowledgeable! I have been so impressed by the depth and content of the material.” ~Lynne Copp, Managing Director The Worklife Company

Additional Student Support: When you choose to study NLP and Coaching with the UK College of Personal Development you will have access to our vast College Library which has thousands of books on NLP, Coaching, Leadership and Personal Development.

Additionally, once the course begins you will be given access to our online Student Support Area, this is an online portal containing lots of videos, documents and other student support material that will enhance and support your personal study between each live training session.

Another key feature is the way we celebrate our student success, each year we hold a Graduation Ceremony where we celebrate our student’s success with dinner, drinks guest speakers and of course presentations of certificates etc.  Take a look at some of our event pictures by clicking here.

College Membership, all qualifying students become College Members and benefit from a growing range of additional services and support options.

Finally, we continue to offer support and development opportunities via our comprehensive CPD programmes which include NLP Practice Group, Co Coaching Forum, Special Speaker Events and ongoing highly focused skill development workshops.   Graduates of the UK College of Personal Development become College Members and are given access to the College Members Area on our website.

“I would recommend the UK College of Personal Development. The team inform, explain, demonstrate and facilitate practice and give great practical feedback. To confirm that students have reached a high enough standard they are tested both practically and theoretically. UKCPD also offers excellent support post training. The results are confident students with superior skills.” ~ Ann-Marie Conroy

What you will learn on this NLP Practitioner and Coaching Certificate Training:

How to build and maintain rapport – the key to successful relationships.
How to master advanced communications and influencing skills.
How to achieve clarity on precisely what you want in the key areas of our life.
How to increase the range of what you are able to see, hear and feel so you know more about what’s going on.
How to use metaphor effectively, as all great communicators do.
How to generate practical, well-formed outcomes and how to achieve them.
How to design interventions to move a person or an organisation from where they are to where they need to be.
How to create the right context for successful individual and organisational change.
How to change unwanted behaviours.
How to determine what is important to yourself and others.
How to see what is going on inside others.
How to talk to another person’s language.
How to create your own personal state of excellence.
Use various coaching models effectively.
How to make meetings work.
How to mediate and negotiate more successfully.
How to recognise and use powerful language patterns.
How to develop your behavioural flexibility and creativity.
How to develop key coaching skills.
How to set up a Coaching / NLP Practice.

nick-kemp“Blimey an NLP training company with high standards, ongoing CPD, accredited programme and sensible size training groups, outstanding. I recommend the UK College of Personal Development wholeheartedly”. ~ Nick Kemp, International Trainer & Creator of Provocative Change Works

Reasons to take this 20 / 18-day NLP Practitioner and Coaching Certification:

Change that lasts
Time to learn
Time to practice
More enjoyment
Train with qualified and experienced trainers
Accelerated learning
Know what you’re doing
Tracking learning
Re-establish balance
Time to master the field
Personal and professional
Learn to make learning easy
New career pathways
Our venue


Syllabus: NLP Practitioner and Coaching Certification Seminar Content

Seminar 1: Programme introduction and overview, qualifying criteria including specific ANLP, AC & ILM criteria, codes of ethics etc, NLP and Coaching: An Overview & History, Rapport, Sensory Acuity, Calibration, Anchors, Outcomes 1.

Seminar 2: Representational Systems, Predicates Preference, Eye Accessing Cues, NLP Submodalities, Perceptual Positions, New Behaviour Generator, Developing A Personal Philosophy using the NLP Presuppositions, Outcomes 2

Seminar 3: Coaching Models, Core Coaching Competencies, Coaching Tools etc

Seminar 4: The Meta Model, The Power Of Questions, Practical NLP Coaching

Seminar 5: Appreciative Inquiry as A Coaching Model – AC Coaching Diploma (ADCT) – Two-day Workshop (Optional)

Seminar 6: NLP Modelling & Modelling Project Set Up.

Seminar 7: The Milton Model, Metaphor & The Unconscious Mind, The Language of Influence

Seminar 8: The NLP Change Processes: A Full Coaching Tool Box

Seminar 9: Working with Beliefs & Identity Using NLP & Coaching

Seminar 10: Course Integration and Assessment, Life Long Learning, The NLP & Coaching Professional, Ongoing College Support, CPD, Co Coaching Forum etc.

This schedule is for guidance only; we may make adjustments based on the needs of the group etc.

Why Train With Us?

If you are considering investing in your development you will have many questions about the quality of the training and support services you will receive.  For us, the entire student experience must be one of the best they have ever had. Our goal is to ensure that while you are a student you always feel supported and that you get the best trainers and sound tutor guidance when needed.

Here are just some of the things we think will make a positive difference to your studying experience:

  • We have invested over forty thousand pounds on our Student Resource Centre & Library.
  • A student Lounge with high-quality refreshments
  • Award-winning service (2016 HR & Training Awards Winners)
  • Qualified, accredited and experienced trainers (see Our Team page)
  • Qualified and experienced tutors
  • High-quality training manual and other support material
  • Comfortable bespoke training rooms (not anonymous hotel or conference rooms)
  • Weekly Practice Sessions and Monthly Co Coaching Forum
  • Fantastic Student Graduation Event (see pictures here)
  • Ongoing CPD events

And a friendly team to guide you through the entire process.

What people are saying about this NLP Practitioner and Coaching Certificate course:



Get in touch

If you would like additional information about any of our courses or services, or if you would like to discuss how our experienced team of trainers can unlock the potential of the people in your organization please contact us via:

Telephone: 01793 511 180
Post: The UK College of Personal Development, 3-5 Wood Street, Old Town, Swindon, SN1 4AN

Additional information


2020 Autumn Dates:
September 26th & 27th
October 17th & 18th
November 9th & 10th
December 5th & 6th
January 16th & 17th
January 30th & 31st
February 20th & 21st
March 20th & 21st
April 24th & 25th
May 22nd & 23rd

Graduation: TBC


SWINDON: 18 / 20 days – Over 9 months


Tony Nutley, Chris Rasey, Melanie Richens and Andrzej Brzozowski

Add On

ILM Level 5 Certificate or Diploma in Coaching & Mentoring
Additional Assignments, Fees and Training Support – Ask for details


UKCPD Training Centre – Swindon