The Level 3 Award in Coaching and Mentoring (RQF) qualification is regulated by Ofqual on the Regulated Qualification Framework (RQF) and accredited through our Awarding Organisation, Training Qualifications UK (TQUK). This qualification is undertaken online through our easy-to-use Online Qualification System.

Qualification Information
This qualification is suitable for anyone who would like to develop their knowledge of coaching and mentoring principles and practice. This qualification will help to further develop an understanding of the impact of coaching on performance in any specific industry or sector such as education, training, or generic business. It is also suitable for anyone who undertakes coaching and/or mentoring as part of their job role.

Duration of the Qualification
You will have up to one year to complete the qualification, although most learners complete it with Educating UK within three to four months. Some learners may complete within a shorter time frame.

Content of the Qualification
The qualification covers one unit:

Unit 1: Coaching and Mentoring.

A range of topics are covered within the unit including the similarities and differences between coaching and mentoring, the principles of coaching and mentoring, the process of coaching and mentoring, the GROW Model, legislation, professional conduct and working with clients.

Qualification Assessment Activities
The qualification is assessed through the completion of written assessments.

What you get with Educating UK
Throughout your time studying with us, you will receive access to our bespoke Online Qualification System and a designated Tutor. You will be given on-going support by your experienced and well qualified Tutor. You will also receive detailed feedback on each of your assessments within 72 hours of submitting your work.

Entry Requirements
You must:

– Have reading and writing skills adequate to meet the requirements of the qualification and be able to complete the written assessments to a good standard.


Our qualification fee of £375.00 includes registration and certification costs with our awarding organisation. There are no hidden fees or extra costs to pay.