The Group of Centres of Expertise with the International Academy for Professional Development are an ILM Recognised Provider. As a recognised provider, the International Academy for Professional Development runs a wide range of approved coaching and management development programmes which are suitable for Continuing Professional Development. (Course brochure.)
To qualify as an ILM Development programme, our leadership and management training scheme had to meet the following minimum requirements:
- Must be based on management, leadership, coaching, mentoring or enterprise
- Must aim to enhance or develop the knowledge and skills of managers, leaders, coaches, mentors or entrepreneurs
Although ILM Development programmes are not qualifications, the ILM have evaluated all aspects of programme delivery. On completion of their programme, students receive an Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) Development certificate. Our Centres and International Academy for Professional Development ILM Advanced Development Awards qualify successful candidates for Associate Membership of the ILM. Those with more than five years experience may also apply for full Membership of the ILM.
WHO ARE THE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES SUITABLE FOR?
Generally the courses are suitable for coaches, trainers, managers, directors, entrepreneurs, personnel staff, management consultants, psychologists and/or other professionals who wish to learn more about coaching and/or management development. However, participants also include those interested in a career change.
ADVANTAGES TO CANDIDATES ENROLLING ON ILM DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES
All enrolled candidates receive one year's free studying membership of ILM, offering them access to a wealth of expert information, advice and support services to maximise their training experience and encourage CPD. On completion of their course students receive an Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) Development certificate.
CERTIFICATES FOR COURSES AND CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPD)
Certificates of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) are issued by the Centre for Coaching/Centre for Accountancy, Management, Business and Entrepreneurship and the International Academy for Professional Development to delegates who meet the attendance requirements for each programme. On completion of the ILM Approved Development Programme delivered our Registrar will notify the ILM.
SPECIAL NEEDS OR REQUIREMENTS
If you have special needs or requirements, please advise us when you apply.
IMPORTANT INTRODUCTION TO MODULES AND PROGRAMMES
Our development programmes and courses vary in length and are usually between 12 hours and 30 hours duration. These courses form the modules for a range of coaching programmes and the Essential Management Development Programme at the Centre for Coaching, International Academy for Professional Development. The Advanced Coaching Development Programme is over 100 hours in length. Certificates of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) are issued to delegates who attend 90% of a development programme. Our course ILM brochure provides full details of the courses. Course dates and fees are also available.
The training courses below have been approved as ILM Development Programmes:
Introduction to Coaching at Work Development Programme
Coaching Development Programme
Assertion and Communications Skills Training
Occupational Stress Management
Problem Focused Coaching
Solution Focused Coaching
Understanding Health and Well Being of Staff: for HR and Management Professionals
Essential Management Development Programme
Advanced Coaching Development Programme
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