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Online Courses

Enjoy discovering how Coaching can empower someone to have self-belief and create a brighter future

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Life Coaching | Online Diploma Course - £190.00

This online professional life coaching course is designed to give you the knowledge of coaching in order to use it with yourself, family and friends or professionally with your clients.

Enjoy discovering how Coaching can empower someone to have self-belief and help them create a path to a brighter, more confident future. Enable them to open the door on all that they can be.

You will receive a diploma certificate on completion of this course.

This course is open to complete beginners you do not have to be a therapist to take this course or if you are an existing therapist you will be able to add this qualification to your insurance cover.


Become a Practitioner so you are able to help others

You will be able to help those in need. Unlock your ability to understand this therapy with our online accredited diploma.

This is a recognised insurable course; you will be able to professionally use this therapy with the general public and charge. It is accredited with the top professional bodies.


Learn in the comfort of your own home to fit around your life.

We offer great support as you are learning which makes us one of the top online providers in the country with top quality courses and expert trainers who you can keep in contact with as you learn.

Please be aware other training companies may offer cheaper courses at a low cost but they often leave you to your own devices without any help as you learn. We hear that most people struggle with courses without a tutor to help them and give up; losing the money they paid and come to learn with us instead.

You pay for what you get, we offer quality online courses that you will be delighted with.

We however like to do things differently here at Gateway, when you sign up with us you will get support as you learn - making us a multi award winning training company year after year that you can trust.


‘Coaching is a relationship and a process by which the coach facilitates the success of others through a belief in that persons ability to find their own solutions and to enhance performance’
John Whitmore

When you ask someone a question, they need to think. While they are thinking there is a potential for them to change, challenge or develop their existing thoughts or behaviours.

Most people when faced with an issue, conflict or they are at a crossroads in their life, will consciously or subconsciously know the decision or path they need to take but sometimes it is difficult for them to see it or to prioritise. Effective coaching allows them to realise that they already know the solution and allows them to plan the steps they need to take to reach this end goal.

As a Coach you provide the necessary tools for people to achieve this and because they are the ones identifying the answers and how to reach them, their capacity for change and personal development are greatly enhanced.


On this course you will learn


• What Coaching is
• The difference between Coaching and Mentoring
• The difference between Coaching and Counselling
• The principles of Coaching
• Why we Coach and what benefits there are
• Where Coaching is used
• The art of questioning
• The art of effective listening
• The different levels of questioning and when to use each one
• Coaching models that can be used with client/coachee
• Health and Safety guidelines for practitioners

Learn how to run a Coaching session by asking the right questions at the right time, in order for the client to find the answers that you know are within them.


This online course will teach you:


• What Coaching means
• How Coaching can be used to motivate someone
• That Coaching is present and future focused
• What it takes to be an effective Coach
• The benefits of Coaching
• Where Coaching is used effectively
• That there is an art to questioning and will learn these skills
• That there is an art to effective listening and learn these skills
• The different levels of questioning
• Different Coaching models/tools that can be used at different times

This online course will give you the skills, knowledge, understanding and confidence to use this powerful technique to help yourself and others.


PLEASE NOTE - Sadly we are unable to take people from the USA and Canada for online courses due to restrictions in insurance cover for schools in the UK - however all other countries are accepted.


You will receive a fantastic manual and also access to high quality films to download and watch (some courses have more than one depending on the accreditation requirements) which are easy to follow on our online platform, you can log in 24 hours a day when every you wish to view them making it easy to fit around your lifestyle.


Please watch our short introduction video below - Click Here to watch and see what to expect from this course and to learn more

High quality videos accessed online 24 hours a day helps to make this course easy to learn, due to fantastic visual aid.

You will receive a fantastic manual and also access to a high quality Life Coaching videos which are easy to access online.

The tutor you will work with,they will also give you a lot of guidance and help where needed with fantastic support. This is the reason why this course is very popular and recommended by many students who have taken it.

Course Times

Starting the Course

You choose when to start, you have the flexibility to fit this in around your busy life and learn at your own pace with helpful guidance from your tutor when needed.

Sometimes distance learning courses can seem a bit daunting and students can feel isolated. I want you to know that is not how we work here at Gateway. Our students are part of our family and we love working with them and supporting them throughout their course.


Final Balance Payment

The deposit is taken off the course fee, you can pay the deposit on-line with our safe and secure online payment system with Worldpay or Pay Pal.

Then the balance payment is paid direct to the course tutor who offers the distance learning options and they will contact you by email as soon as you pay the deposit to organise this for you. Please look out for the confirmation email once you book with final payment information.

We make everything straightforward for you - tutors will be in touch after your booking by email with your booking confirmation with the final balance details you need.

Included will be the tutor's contact details and they are there to help with any questions you may have about your course and to organise your final balance payment.


Join the thousands of students we train each year, we have a long term proven history and our feedback speaks for itself. We also look forward hearing how you get on once you have completed a course with us.

We offer first class film clips which are easy to follow on our online platform, you can log in 24 hours a day when every you wish to view them making it easy to fit around your lifestyle.

We love what we do and have passionate knowledgable tutors who very much look forward to welcoming you on a course soon.

Each on-line course differs with the amounts of videos they offer (depending on the length of the course and what the accreditation requirements are) we offer a high standard of video or videos for each course and excellent guidance througout.

Course Accredited or Approved by the following bodies:

Accredited Certified Insurable Online Course
Price £190.00

Catch a man a fish

And feed him for a day

Teach him how to fish

And feed him for Life

Coaching, Life Coaching, Leadership Coaching etc. is the art of questioning to develop motivation and allow change that sticks. It is a process by which we can, through effective questioning, pauses and activities, open people’s minds to enable them to work through their own issues and how to plan the steps to make the change in their life.

It allows people to see outcomes of their change, before they have made the change. It allows people to challenge their own thoughts, to solve their own problems, to have the confidence to come off a pathway that is not working for them. It allows them to have the strength and courage to be themselves and know that they have control over their own destiny.

Effective coaching will allow people to see that they can change any direction that their life is heading in, just by having the right tools to be able to break their journey into manageable stages, challenge themselves, think about outcomes and finally REACH their goal.


How Long will it take for me to complete this course?

That is down to you, it can be completed in around 3 months or you can take up to a year to complete.

You choose the pace and you have a wonderful tutor who will be there to help you when ever needed - all questions answered making it easy for you to complete at home at your own pace.


When will I receive the course information?

As soon as payment has been made in full or your initial deposit has been paid to your tutor.


When can I start the course?

As soon as payment has been made in full or your initial deposit has been paid to your tutor.


How is the life coaching course assessed and what assignments and coursework is there?

The Life Coaching course is assessed through answering questions at the end of the learning and then 2 coaching sessions that you will complete and write up. You will have full tutor support to do this and you can submit your assessment as many times as you need. Your tutor will guide you through.


Can I call myself a life coach when I complete this course?

It is down to your own insurance company as to what they require for you to be a qualified Life Coach - some insurance companies may require a different qualification.

The information within the course is certainly enough to set yourself up as a Life Coach and get started, however, you will always want to develop and grow as you start coaching. It is only then that you realise what areas you want to further develop and which areas you feel confident in.


As there is no specific life coaching qualification that you need to do in order to call yourself a Life coach, the training is up to the individual. Some people feel they need more intensive face to face practical training, and others feel that they are happy without this and learn what they need online.


So, you may want to check with your insurance company about what they would require. This course is fully certified and insurable and will provide you with the information and advice needed to set up as a Life Coach.


Learn online and use at home via the telephone or with your clients on Zoom or in person 1-1 or with groups.

This course is open to complete beginners or existing therapists, no previous experience required to attend.

This is an insurable online course allowing you to use this therapy with the general public and charge for it.


This course is online no need to attend any venues easily instantly accessible

For this reason, this qualification is for UK & Ireland and overseas students, as you do not have to attend a venue as this course is done in the comfort of your own home!


This Course is also Suitable for Absolute Beginners and Offers an Ideal Opportunity to Begin to Work with People for the First Time.

Why Book with us?

We are an award winning school, Number One Training School (out of over 80 schools) in the Beauty Industry Survey - By The Guild of Beauty and Holistic Therapists.

And Voted The Guild Awards of Excellence 'Best Training School' by students and won mulitple years in a row! We maintain high standards and are proud of our team of passionate and caring tutors.

When you book with us you have peace of mind we have a proven track record - established in 1998 and accredited by the top professional bodies.


98' to present date

© Gateway Workshops, students are not authorised to teach this course unless through Gateway. This is a therapist course only, information is copyright and to be used with their clients only and not taught to others.


Award Winning School - Click to Watch What Our Students Say About Gateway Courses

This course is available for complete beginners with no previous experience - PLEASE NOTE - Sadly we are unable to take people from the USA and Canada for online courses due to restrictions in insurance cover for schools in the UK - however all other countries are accepted.


Our Extra Gifts to You!

You will get a complimentary Anatomy and Physiology manual as our gift to you - worth £10!
This is given to you when you sign up for a course as an e-manual, via a link in your course confirmation from your tutor.

You do NOT have to read this before your course, it with you as it is for later reference if you need it.

It is an extra manual to save you having to buy Anatomy and Physiology books later saving you money.

We also send you the Gateway therapist accounts package after you have completed a course with us - complimentary worth £10!


Student Feedback

Maria Pallett

Feedback: I thoroughly enjoyed studying Life Coaching. The course was very well planned to guide students through various aspects. As usual, Beth was extremely quick in responding to any queries I had. With other companies, I have often found that the online questions required to be answered by students do not cover all of the important points of the course. However, the questions in the Gateway assessment ensured that students needed to show a good knowledge of the key areas they had studied. The two sessions required for the case study reinforced everything I had learnt. An excellent course, which I would strongly recommend. Very good value for money.

 

Sarah Burch

Feedback: Beth is very encouraging, the whole course was very uplifting and inspring, under her instruction. I throughly enjoyed taking this course. I was able to study at my own pace, do my own research (which enhanced the learning process) and when it was convenient to me. I would highly recommend this course.

 

Feedback from Chantal
Tutor: Beth Cook
Course: Life Coaching Diploma Online Course

Did the course live up to your expectations? Yes

Would you consider attending another course with us? Yes

Did you get confirmation of the course you booked from your tutor by email, within 3 days of booking? Yes

Was the tutor easy to contact before and after your course if needed? Yes

What made you decide to book with Gateway
I have known about Gateway for many years and often looked at their courses. My governing body and Insurers, The FHT also recommend them and Insure their courses.

Where did you hear about Gateway? FHT Therapist Magazine

Did you find this web site easy to use? Yes


I enrolled in the online Life Coaching Course during the first Lockdown. I had played with the idea of coaching for many years as its a step up from being a Massage Therapist and so I felt it was the perfect time as time presented itself to me where our Industry was unable to work due to the nature of what we do, ie close contact work. The Manuel is very informative, clear and concise and includes everything about the business from start to finish. The videos help to clarify tools and content. I needed to liase with the tutors and found them to be extremely friendly, supportive, and flexible. I would happily enrol in other courses with Gateway Workshops. Chantal

Is it ok to use your comments on the website? Yes

 

Feedback from Wendy Baker
Tutor: Beth Cook
Course: Life Coaching Diploma Online Course
Tutor Feedback
Beth was very supportive and when I emailed her got back to me really quickly. Very positive experience from the start to the finish of the course.
Course Feedback
I would do another course with Gateways, not sure what at the moment. I will be back another time.

Did the course live up to your expectations? Yes

Would you consider attending another course with us? Yes

Did you get confirmation of the course you booked from your tutor by email, within 3 days of booking? Yes

Was the tutor easy to contact before and after your course if needed? Yes

Did you find our manuals useful? Yes

Did you find the DVD helpful? Yes
What made you decide to book with Gateway
My first experience with Gateway was so positive, friendly, professional, and user friendly. I decided to do a second course and I had another fabulous experience.

Where did you hear about Gateway? Word of Mouth

Did you find this web site easy to use? Yes

Is it ok to use your comments on the website? Yes

 

Feedback from ISABEL MARIA DA COSTA CORREIA DA SILVA
Tutor: Beth Cook
Course: Life Coaching Diploma Online Course
Tutor Feedback
Beth is s extremely wonderful person and tutor. I could not have succeeded in this course without her guidance and knowledge. I am glad Beth was my Tutor because she helped all the way through my course with all the experience that she has. Thank you very much Beth. You are a great Tutor.
Course Feedback
I intend to follow other Online Courses. The Courses are extremely well designed contain all the information that a student may need to complete it.

Did the course live up to your expectations? Yes

Would you consider attending another course with us? Yes

Did you get confirmation of the course you booked from your tutor by email, within 3 days of booking? Yes

Was the tutor easy to contact before and after your course if needed? Yes

Did you find our manuals useful? Yes
What made you decide to book with Gateway
First of because it was an online course. Secondly the course is very well strutured and designed, with all the material that is needed. The Study Tips , The Course Guide, and all the information about how to start a business, insurance details, things to consider as Therapist, Accrediation by Professional Bodies. The videos, so important to clarify doubts. The courses I search in my local area, were not as complete and well designed like the Gateway Courses, and they were not ONLINE.

Where did you hear about Gateway? Google

Did you find this web site easy to use? Yes
Yes. The web site is easy to comprehend and follow. Very well explained and detailed. Extremely easy to follow, and most importantly very helpful in following up students and helping them to find jobs . This information is not found in any other web site that I visited when I searched for courses. Most helpful support from the International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine as well. This was the only web site where I found such comprehensive course information and guidance and supporting students after the course is completed. I really couldn't find this anywhere else. Great Courses. I really recommend Gateway Workshops to anyone wanting a well structures Professional Course.

Is it ok to use your comments on the website? Yes

 

Course Accreditations

This course is insurable, accredited or approved by the professional bodies, FHT, Guild of Holistic Therapists, International Institute for Complementary Therapists, The Accreditation Council of Holistic Healers (ACHH), World Metaphysical Association, International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine, Thinktree.

For more information, see Accreditation & Entry Requirements information tab above

Certifications/Qualifications Attained

On completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate demonstrating your understanding of, and competence in Life Coaching for use for yourself or with clients.

Why book with us - Accredited, Established, Trusted, Recognised and Insurable Qualifications


This course has been awarded 100 CPD points for this course by the Guild - please check with who you registered with for their guidelines on how many points they award for one day courses as they all differ.

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