Accredited Training for Coach-Mentors/Supervisors

The Forton Group is accredited by the International Coach Federation

"Workshop flew by in a flash. So enjoyable. Thought-provoking & opportunities to practise skills. Gentle lead-in to main workshop thrust which created a safe environment to pose questions & try things for the 1st time."

Anne Fanning,Psychology for Business Ltd

"I highly recommend this programme to any coaches who want to add Supervision and Mentoring to their services."

Gill Best Caelum Coaching

Training in coach-mentoring & supervision

Increasingly demanded by corporations when commissioning coaching services, training in coach-mentoring and supervision is a natural progression for experienced coaches to step into.   

Accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF) and meeting the requirements of the UK ICF, and the Association for Coaching, programme details are below

Coach-mentoring & supervision services

Receiving support and feedback on your own professional practice is a great way to build experience and confidence.  It works well in small groups and 1-1.  Coaches bring a range of topics to these confidential sessions: real-live coaching issues; challenges and concerns; ethical and coaching competences.  

1-1 Coach mentoring and supervision is available from our Faculty, and we offer open group events year round.



Forton's coaching supervision training for seasoned coachesYour development

Pride in your professional standards

Raise your own professional coaching standards and support others to improve their coaching practice, competences and ethics.

This programme will enhance your personal and professional development.

Explore typical issues and challenges facing coaches in the corporate, executive and leadership coaching world.

Develop your own and others' emotional intelligence. 

Specialising in leadership, executive and corporate coaching, this programme covers topics such as

  • Giving and receiving feedback
  • Boundaries between coach-mentoring and coach-supervision, and other professional practices
  • Other professions' supervision models
  • The difference between personal, business and coaching ethics
  • Emotional awareness and resilience as a coach

The Forton Coach-Mentoring and Supervision programme gives you the theoretical understanding and the practical experience and confidence to deliver coach-supervision services to fellow professionals.

Forton's coaching supervision & coach-mentoring training

Programme details

1. One-day in-person workshop

  • In-person day in small class sizes
  • Giving and receiving feedback
  • Review and reflection models & principles

2. Skills development*

  • 5 x 90 minutes sessions
  • Setting up the conversation
  • Agreements

3. Group supervision*

  • 10 x 60 minute sessions
  • Explore coaching challenges in a confidential environment
  • Discuss real life situations

4. Ethics*

  • 6 x 60 minutes by teleclass
  • Discuss case studies and real life ethical issues
  • explore ethics in coaching & the business of coaching

5. 1-1 supervision*

  • 4 x 60 minute private sessions by phone
  • Individual coach-supervision
  • Written feedback to support learning and growth

6. 3 Personal Study Assignment & Support

Students can anticipate spending around 15 hours of self-study per assignment which links learning to application.

*Live virtual learning accessible by phone, skype or online.

Coach-Mentoring & Supervision Training with the Forton GroupDelivery overview

A blend of delivery methods - in-person workshop; group supervision by teleclass/video-conference; 1-1 supervision; distance learning and personal study.  All supported by Senior Faculty Members.  Prices are fully-inclusive of venue costs, refreshments and distance-learning facilities.

Participants will receive

  • Access to Forton's online learning centre
  • All learning materials and handouts
  • In-person, group and private classes to achieve your goals

Evidence of equivalent prior training

We accept evidence of equivalent prior training from coach-specific training programmes for credits against some of these modules. 

Recognised as Continuing Coach Education by the International Coach FederationEarn CCEs with the Forton Coach-Mentoring & Supervision Programme

Suitable for experienced coaches

"Having had some poor experiences of supervision in the past and also questioning whether supervision, as opposed to mentoring, was appropriate for coaches, the Forton model of coach supervision and mentoring adds real value to both the coach and the supervisor/mentor."

Gill Best Caelum Coaching

contact the Forton Group to find out more