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Coaching and Mentoring: Level 3 Certificate (Distance Learning)

Course information

Course Summary

This course is ideal for anyone with an interest and/or some involvement in working in the role of a supervisor or as a first line manager.It is also for learners who wish to develop their understanding of the subject area or related subjects such as leadership and management or those in a support role.

Course Code:N3TUK
Study Type:Part Time
Academic Level:Level 3
Award:Coaching and Mentoring: Level 3 CMI Certificate
Course Length

Learners should complete the course within 8 weeks.

Course Detail

This qualification is designed to develop your knowledge of coaching and mentoring skills. The course structure gives the opportunity for the learner to also improve their own skills and develop an understanding of the skills and knowledge required for coaching and mentoring. This is a course for supervisors and first line managers, to support the development of coaching and mentoring skills and techniques of individuals, teams and achieve objectives.

The course will cover the following areas:

  • Unit 1- Principles, skills and impact of coaching and mentoring
  • Unit 2 - Coaching and mentoring processes

Candidates work through the course materials for the programme at times convenient to them, so there is no need to attend the college to gain the qualification. You will be sent learning materials. You will be required to produce project information in order to meet the assessment requirements for the course. Assessments are based on a combination of knowledge and skills learned on the programme and work-based activities and experience. This course is available online only. Learners should complete the course within 8 weeks.

Course Fees

Fees for Academic Year 2020/21 Entry

Annual Fee: £514

Concession: NO
Government Subsidised: NO
Student Loan Available: YES (An Advanced Learner Loan may be available)

Please note: Fees are for 2020/21 entry and are for home and EU students of all ages. For more information about financial support for students, please click here.

Entry Requirements

To undertake this course, it is ideal If you have a Level 2 qualification or an equivalent qualification at this level. You will also need to demonstrate commitment and motivation to work through the specially prepared distance-learning materials. 

Your Next Steps

The qualification aims to provide a sound preparation for further study and access to a range of vocational qualifications, including Level 3 in Leadership and Management and Level 3 in Project Management.

Other Information


This Nescot College website describes the facilities and courses which the College intends to offer during the academic year commencing Autumn 2020. The web pages are prepared in advance of the academic year to which they relate and every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained in these pages is helpful, fair and accurate at the time of printing. However, this information is subject to change over time.

Nescot will take reasonable steps to provide the courses and services as described, however, the College cannot guarantee the provision of any course or facility. Some circumstances, such as staff changes, resource limitations and other factors over which the College has no control, such as industrial action or a change in the law or the level of demand for a particular programme or module (please note that this list is non-exhaustive), may result in the College having to withdraw or change aspects of the programmes, modules and/or student services detailed on the website. This could include, but not necessarily be limited to, programme/module content, staffing, the location where the programme/module is taught or the manner of teaching delivery, and the facilities provided to deliver or support the programme. Where circumstances demand an unavoidable change or where it is necessary for the College to discontinue a programme of study, Nescot will take all reasonable steps to minimise the effect and all proposed changes will be notified to potential applicants who have registered an interest in the relevant programme at the earliest possible opportunity as well as being reflected on the College’s website. In addition, any changes between the website and the proposed course and services will be notified to applicants at the time of making an offer.

All prices quoted may be subject to change and you will be notified of any such change when any offer of a place is made to you by Nescot.

Should you become a student of the College, this notice shall be a term of any contract between you and Nescot. Any offer of a place at the College shall be subject to the student enrolment conditions and the College’s rules and regulations as amended from time to time. A copy of the Nescot’s current terms and conditions can be obtained in writing from Nescot, Quality Office, Reigate Road, Ewell, Epsom, Surrey, KT17 3DS.

Last updated - 06/10/2020