Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility Level 5 Award in Professional Coaching Practice - Birmingham & Black Country - Sandwell College

Part Time

Level 5 Award in Professional Coaching Practice

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Course summary

Only 1 in 5 managers have a recognised management qualification and yet employers are actively looking for people with these qualifications right now!  Why not join the ‘1 in 5’ and make your  CV stand out from the crowd by gaining a CMI qualification at Sandwell College?  

How much does the course cost?

The total fee for this course (including registration and certification) is £300. HOWEVER, if you live within ‘West Midlands Combined Authority’ region, you may be eligible to a FREE place on this course subject to certain terms and conditions.

How is the course delivered?

The course is delivered fully online with ‘real-time’ interactive classes taking place on a Wednesday from 6 – 9pm, using the Zoom video conferencing platform. Online, on-demand learning materials are available 24/7 and are accessible by both PCs and mobile device

Course requirements

You must have gained a minimum of five GCSEs at grade C or above including English or equivalent qualifications. Ideally, you will also have a CMI Level 3 Diploma or similar qualifications at level 3. HOWEVER, if you are a mature applicant (over 21 years) your work experience (paid and/or unpaid) may be taken into account in lieu of formal qualifications.

You will study one unit: Principles of Professional Coaching


Whilst on the course, you will be given FREE professional membership of the CMI, which includes access to a range of CMI products and services to support you throughout the qualification and later as you progress in their career.



When does the course start and end?

Start Date: Wednesday 10th April 2024

End Date: Wednesday 8th May 2024

The unit is assessed via a written assignment of approximately 4,000-4,500 words.

Progression opportunities include completing the CMI Level 5 Certificate or Diploma in Professional Coaching Practice.


To apply, please get in touch with; [email protected]


To discuss your options direct with the course tutor email

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