Professional Certificate in Executive Coaching
The only triple-accredited coaching provider in the world that empowers you to develop and practise key coaching skills.
Henley offers the quality assurance of a university qualification, coaching accreditation and the credibility of a leading international business school to help coaches differentiate themselves in an unregulated and competitive market.
The Henley Professional Certificate in Executive Coaching (15 ECTS) will appeal to anyone who wishes to develop personal coaching skills, either from within their organisation or as an external provider. The programme is designed for coaches, managers and practitioners with some previous formal or informal knowledge or experience in coaching.
The Henley Professional Certificate in Executive Coaching (PCEC) is the first triple-accredited coaching programme (AC, ICF, EMCC) with world-class faculty available in Denmark and comprises of three workshops and a subsequent practice period with supervision support:
Content & Schedule
You will have access to your online learning portal including resources from the Academic Resource Centre. Before Workshop 1 we will invite you to undertake reading, reflection and online learning; this will require around 3-5 hours of study time.
Workshop 1 – Self-awareness as a coach
Explore your personal skills and attributes, and your beliefs and values around coaching. This workshop introduces a basic framework for coaching.
Workshop 2 – Coaching tools and techniques
Try different tools and techniques and understand the underpinning psychological concepts. Carry out your first external client session – either with your own clients or ones we arrange for you.
Workshop 3 – Integration
Develop your coaching competences using observed sessions with feedback. Integrate all materials into a coherent approach.
Continue with supervision, support and coaching skills development. You will have access to all resources of the Henley Centre for Coaching, including online coaching journals, webinars from leading coaches from across the world and resources to help you set up your coaching business.
Optional online sessions
Coaching supervision forms an integral part of the programme through the 9 months of study. Participants will have access to regular online mentoring and supervision sessions during the last 4 months of the programme.
The Henley Professional Certificate in Executive Coaching is accredited by the Association for Coaching (AC), the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC) and the International Coaching Federation (ICF), enabling you to progress towards individual coach accreditation with these bodies.
Next start- March 2024
The Henley Professional Certificate in Executive Coaching is scheduled over 9 months with 7 days of workshops over 5 months, plus 4 months of coach mentoring, coaching practice, reflection and coaching supervision.
Workshops for the March 2024 intake
Workshop 1: 19-20 March, 2024
Workshop 2: 23-25-27 April, 2024
Workshop 3: 28-29 May, 2024
Study is part-time, typically 9 months duration, with 7 days of in-person workshops scheduled over the first 3 months then 6 months of supported study. In-person workshops are held in our premises in Fiolstræde in the heart of Copenhagen.
Pre workshop study
You will have access to your online learning portal including resources from the Henley Academic Resource Centre. We will invite you to undertake reading, reflection and online learning; this will require around 3-5 hours of study time.
At the end of the programme, assessment takes place through a portfolio that includes a 2,000 word reflection on your development as a coach and a recorded coaching session demonstrating your coaching skills.