Life and Executive Coaching Courses


Take advantage of our Early Bird Offer for our coaching courses!

 €500 off the regular price if you book in advance.

Advanced Diploma in Personal, Leadership & Executive Coaching

Our highly successful coaching courses contain content based on the most current research conducted by thought leaders in the areas of life coaching, emotional intelligence, leadership, positive psychology, neuro-linguistic programming and career coaching.

Coaching for Educational Leadership

This programme focuses on a ‘coaching style‘ of leadership for leaders in education who wish to have an immediate positive impact on their peers, staff, students and members of the community.

Advanced Diploma in Mental Health and Wellbeing Coaching

This EMCC Mental Health and Wellbeing Coaching qualification incorporates the most current research conducted by thought leaders in the areas of recovery, resilience, positive psychology, cognitive behavioural coaching and other multi-faceted wellbeing concepts.

Online Coaching Courses

Our highly successful Diplomas in Personal, Leadership and Executive Coaching and our Mental Health and Wellbeing Coaching Diploma are available for online study, providing an opportunity for students from anywhere in the world, to join an international community of coaches.


Kingstown College’s assessment process is a robust procedure of formative and summative practical and theoretical assessment based on  best practice coaching competences and standards as outlined by leading international coaching associations and councils (e.g. EMCC, ICF and IAC) and the Global Code of Ethics.

EMCC ESQA Certificate in Coaching Supervision

This Coaching Supervision programme is a short course appropriate for coaches who have achieved at least equivalent to Practitioner level in coach training and have in excess of 100 hours coaching experience.

What is different about coaching courses at Kingstown College?

At Kingstown College we describe coaching as an empowering partnership between coach and client in order to facilitate change or forward movement through exploration, awareness, realisation,  insight and learning and confidence-building.  We see coaching as a pathway to enable achievement of goals, or to facilitate positive and lasting change.

  • We view our clients as creative, resourceful and whole
  • Action oriented
  • Accountability and truthfulness
  • Trust and Partnership
  • Goal focused. S.M.A.R.T. – Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, and Timed
  • Results driven
  • Confidentiality
  • Values based
  • Focused on developing strengths
  • Integrity and honesty

Is coaching for You?

If you can confidently answer yes to the following five simple yet telling questions, then you are ready to become a Coach!

  • Are you a good listener?
  • Do people often look to you for your support and advice?
  • Would you feel a sense of reward, pride and pleasure in being part of another person’s success?
  • Do you want to fulfil all your ambitions?
  • Do you believe you can assist individuals to create a positive difference in their lives?

We are the first coach training college in Ireland to have received the prestigious Quality Assurance Award from the European Mentoring and Coaching Council. The European Coaching Institute and the Institute of Leadership and Management have also endorsed our programmes. Our programmes also include the QQI Level 6 Qualification. No other college or coach training company in Ireland contains this unique combination of accreditation and we are proud that you can be part of it.

European Mentoring & Coaching Council
Quality and Qualifications Ireland
International Coach Federation
Kingstown College Alliance with the Sheffield Hallam, University

Kingstown College Coaching Graduates can now continue to study for MSc/ PgDip/ PgCert in Coaching and Mentoring with the Sheffield Hallam University.