Post graduate Certificate in Mentoring and Coaching


This programme is validated by Middlesex University and is 60 credits at level 7 of the Higher Education Framework.

Who is this course for and entry requirements
This programme is suitable for those interested in becoming or developing themselves in an existing role as a Mentor or Coach.  Students will benefit from the module by:

  • Being able to apply for professional/vocational accreditation with the EMCC as a result of the module, (subject to other checks)
  • Embarking on a transformative journey, helped by others in the group with mentoring and coaching practise.
  • Being encouraged with the skills you already have in the area of mentoring and coaching, and furthering these.

Students are required to have obtained a minimum of one of the following:

A first degree or equivalent professional qualification or
At least three years significant experience in ministry and relevant life experience


Programme Content

Students taking this course take three taught modules:

  • Framework, skills and ethics
  • Approaches to Spiritual Formation
  • Mentoring and Coaching



One-year part-time


Entry Points

Students can enter the programme at the start of any of the taught modules.



Students will have to write essays, give presentations and are required to keep a personal journal throughout the duration of the course.


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Download the Terms and Conditions of Enrolment here.

Students will also have to fund the following items:

  • Accommodation costs whilst staying at the college
  • Books and other study material
  • Application for accreditation by and membership of EMCC (this is optional)





Mode of Study

Part-time – most taught modules are delivered in two blocks of three days each.


Next steps

Students could apply for membership of the EMCC, go on to leadership/ministry roles in a church or other Christian or secular organisation. Students could progress to the MA in Spiritual Formation.

We hold the EQA conferred by the EMCC for the Coaching and Mentoring module of the Spiritual Formation programme.