Learn How To Be A Life Coach - Advanced

Course code: ZCKU611P

Subject area: Learning for Wellbeing

Study level: Part Time

Course level: U

Course details

7:00pm - 9:00pm


18th Apr 2023 - 27th Jun 2023

Kidlington Adult Learning

Contact details


01235 555 585

A follow-on course from the Learn how to be a Life Coach – Improvers, offering the opportunity to learn more about the concept of Life Coaching and gain further skills necessary to become a successful Life Coach.

In order to avoid disappointment, it is advisable to enrol at least 2½ weeks prior to the course starting. We will confirm course information two weeks prior to the start date.

Who is this course for?
It will be a friendly, fun course with lots of guided, inclusive sessions in a safe environment. You will examine further models and methods that support you gaining further skills needed to become a successful Life Coach.

What the course will cover:
This course offers an opportunity to work on your assertiveness and self-confidence, practise your coaching skills and receive feedback from an experienced tutor and your peers. Learn the DISC Model - how it works and discover your own DISC profile. It is a model used by recruiters to identify suitable candidates for a job. The push/pull coaching style will also be covered on this course.

Review the basic skills of the Life Coach gained from the Introduction and Improver courses. Identify your strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats using the SWOT analysis. Gain useful information about opening your own business coaching. Create your own business plan with Business Canvas model and use the STAR model to make your case during a presentation challenge.

Review the latest YouTube videos and blogs – Anthony Robbins and Lisa Nicholls, the Secret film and discussion. A book list is provided along with the latest videos and TedTalks to continue independent learning.

Course Outcomes
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
• identify the necessary steps to open your own coaching business
• develop your own DISC profile
• create your own business plan using the Business Canvas model

Please note there will be no teaching sessions on: 30/05/2023

Tea/Coffee are available to make, with a small charge.
There is a watercooler on site making it easy to refill your water bottle.
Free parking.

Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental Brit

Gain further qualifications in coaching.
Open your own business coaching.
To have attended the Introduction and/or Improver Life Coach courses or have other training in coaching.

Courses can fill fast, so please enrol early to avoid disappointment. Decisions on whether a course is to run are made two weeks prior to the start date - an email will be sent to you should there be changes to your course or if it is cancelled. Please check your inbox leading up to your course, including the junk folders. For anyone without an email account, our Admissions team will phone you instead.

For the first week of the course you will need to bring a valid form of identification; this includes passport, driving licence, debit/credit card, Birth Certificate or National Insurance card.

Please note - you should be 19 years old or over at 31st August 2022 prior to starting the course.
Courses offered by the college are fully or partly funded by the Government and the published fee takes account of this funding.

Before starting a course, the College is required to check you meet conditions relating to that funding, e.g. age, residency status within the UK/EEA, prior qualification level and employment status. In some circumstances (such as with online enrolments), these checks can only be completed after you have enrolled and paid.

If you are unable to pay in full for this course at the time of enrolment, and the course tuition fee is £300 or more, an instalment plan is available. If this is your preference, please do not enrol online but rather call the Admissions Team on 01235 216400 to enrol.

Once enrolled, Admissions will take the first instalment payment from you and pass on your details to the Finance team who will email you to set-up your payment plan. Please return a fully completed instalment plan to Finance as failure to do so could result in being withdrawn from your course.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated, we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions Team on 01235 216400 to discuss these options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee

19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £110.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £110.00

19+ Reduced Fee

Tuition Fee: £66.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £66.00

As this is a non-accredited course, there is no formal qualification. However, you will be asked to complete activities that demonstrate how you are progressing on your course.
The course will include a mixture of presentations, discussion, group work and activities. Handouts will be provided.

As this is a non-accredited course, there is no formal qualification. However, you will be required to measure your progress by completing a RARPA form which represents the Recognition and Recording of your Progress and Achievement.