Welcome to The Institute of Educational Coaching

Our mission is to enhance the coaching and mentoring skills and knowledge of educationalists, so that in turn they can enhance the support they provide in their role.

It is our aim to set the highest standards for coaching in education and other public sector settings, to provide accreditation and guidelines for practice, and to positively support members to develop themselves and others. The IEC work in association with Coachmark ( The National Award of Quality in Education Coaching) and The University of Worcester (a centre of excellence for education Coaching and Mentoring), and Vision for Learning (high quality provider of Coaching, NLP and Leadership Training).

Through training, online resources, events and supporting products we offer you everything you need to further enhance support work in your role. In addition we offer guidance and training for those of you wishing to branch out into business as coaches. Many graduates of our full coaching accreditation go on to use coaching in their existing roles, promoted roles and also in part or full time coaching businesses.