NCFE Pathway – Level 1 Coaching and Mentoring – Deacon House

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This course will enable you to develop an understanding of the knowledge, skills and experience required to start your first steps to working as a coach or mentor with children or adults

Course Information

This qualification is designed to allow learners to understand the role of a mentor and be aware of the skills needed to become an effective mentor.


Who is this course for?

Anyone interested in coaching and mentoring or needing to mentor as part of their job.

Units / Modules

You will study a range of different topics including:

  • Gain insight into the role and practice of mentorship
  • Be clear about mentor/mentee relationships
  • Ensure they follow good practice
  • Be aware of the specific skills and understanding they will require in order to mentor

Benefits / Skills

  • Flexible learning - study at a time and pace suitable for your own needs
  • A foundation for progression onto further study
  • Support from experienced tutors with industry experience
  • Develop wider skills in using technology through online learning activities
  • Gain confidence in your English and maths skills

Assessment Types

Learners will complete a portfolio of evidence. There will also be continuous assessment which includes written tasks and activities, case studies and project work.

Entry Requirements

Aged 19+

Career Progression

Progression may include Level 3 Gateway Certificate in Coaching and Mentoring .

Course Details


18 Weeks

Study Type

Part time

Start Date


Course Code


Course Fee (16-18)

No fee

Course Facts


Online or face to face delivery


Start your journey to becoming a coach or mentor

Extra Curriculum

Suitable for beginners

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