Dove Nest Group

Level 5 Coaching Professional Apprenticeship

This the role of coach is found in private, public and third sector national and multinational organisations and employers. It is found in every sector across the country including; healthcare, construction, finance sector, engineering and manufacturing sectors, business and professional services, education sector, retail sector, leisure sector, technology sector and construction.

There has been a growing demand for the professionalisation of coaching to include one-to-one coaching, team coaching, leadership coaching and for coaching skills to be embedded within culture and governance infrastructures to support future ways of working. The broad purpose of the role is to work with a wide range of individuals and teams across organisations, to empower and engage with them to enhance their professional performance.

The programme covers all of the following standards in respect of the Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours required within the Coaching Apprenticeship:


13 months plus EPA.

Blended Learning Approach


Professional Recognition

Achievement of the standard is recognised by the Association for Coaching, The European Mentoring and Coaching Council and the International Coaching Federation. Option to achieve the Institute of Leadership and Management Level 5 in Coaching and Mentoring.