Creating a Coaching Culture

At Culture at Work we offer executive coaching and mentoring training and corporate leadership programmes worldwide in all main business languages, and open coach training courses in London. As a registered ILM centre, we can provide ILM Endorsed, Level 5, Level 7 and Diploma coach training programmes to organisations and individuals.
Case Histories
  • IKEA
  • NCR
  • CLM 2012
  • MOE
  • PMI

Coaching and Mentoring Programmes at Culture at Work

Founded in 2005, Culture at Work is an international organisation providing cutting edge leadership, coaching and performance programmes globally, through 27 countries and in all main business languages.

Thanks to the high calibre of our people and the quality of our design, we have provided services to international corporations including IKEA, England Rugby, NCR, Philip Morris, Hilti, DSM, Medtronic, KPMG, RBS and IPF, as well as numerous public sector organisations including CLM 2012 Olympic Construction Consortium, the BBC, Arts Council England, Kent County Council’s South East Coaching & Mentoring Network (comprising 16 public sector organisations), various other county councils, several schools, and the NHS, including the Royal Free, Guys, St Thomas’, Barts, East London, North Middlesex and St Mary’s Paddington hospital trusts. We regularly receive feedback that our courses have provided the best management training that participants have ever experienced.

The key features that make our programmes stand out are:

  • As an ILM Centre, we can deliver executive coaching and mentoring courses at Endorsed, Levels 5 and 7 and Diploma certification. Our foundation course is also accredited by the Association for Coaching and recognised by Portsmouth University Business School
  • Our MD and course designer, Carol Wilson, has 25 years’ experience as a corporate director and managing director, which gives her a unique understanding of the needs of managers in the workplace. She spent a decade working at board and MD level with Sir Richard Branson, running some of the Virgin music companies, which enabled her to experience Virgin’s coaching culture at first hand.
  • Our sister company Performance Coach Training Ltd was co-founded with the late Sir John Whitmore. and delivers an  ILM accredited Open Executive Coaching and Mentoring course, which is accepted as Approved Prior Learning to the MSc in Coaching & Development at Portsmouth University Business School and is Recognised by the Association for Coaching.
  • Our trainers and coaches are highly skilled, charismatic and all have experience as workplace managers, so understand the needs of businesses, leaders and teams
Culture At Work
Culture at Work Certificate ILM Endorsed
ILM Level 5
ILM Level 5
ILM Level 7
ILM Level 7


Video:  What is a Coaching Culture?
Coaching authority Carol Wilson explains what a coaching culture is and how it works:


Video:  Review of a GROW coaching session
Executive Coaching expert Carol Wilson reviews a coaching session based on the GROW model
and explains why it works:


Video:  Client Testimonial – KLASS
Participants in our ILM coach training course at Alice Smith School in Kuala Lumpur discuss
their experiences of attending the course and putting coaching principles into action: