EMCC UK & ILM in Collaboration

EMCC UK is a professional membership organisation which encourages excellence and progression for mentors and coaches 

Our aim is to define, create and promote best practice for all in mentoring and coaching. For professionals in the field we provide a reference point for key elements like standards and ethics and a continuous conversation about how to keep improving them.  As a member, there is so much for you to gain in joining EMCC UK. From opportunities to network with liked minded people, share learning and progress your development, to accrediting and recognising your practice through our professional pathway.

Join as an ILM member to save 25%

Only £82.50+vat per year for ILM coaching and mentoring learners (or recent graduates)*

(normally £110 plus VAT)

  • ENHANCE YOUR CREDIBILITY – with our industry-leading quality standards
  • BUILD YOUR NETWORK – with our friendly community of coaches & mentors
  • DEVELOP YOUR PRACTICE – with our expert guidance and professional support

EMCC is the 'go to' body in mentoring, coaching and supervision. It exists to develop, promote and set the expectation of best practice in mentoring, coaching and supervision globally for the benefit of society.

EMCC UK can provide you with all the resources you will ever need to continuously develop as a coaching and mentoring professional.

*ILM learners are entitled to this discount whilst they are actively studying on any ILM coaching and mentoring course for up to 3 years OR until the ILM course is completed (whichever is soonest).  Alternatively, if not taking advantage of this discount whilst studying, ILM course graduates may choose to access this discount in the year following graduation for a maximum of 12 months.  After this, full membership fees will apply.

How to join EMCC UK as an ILM Member:

1. To join EMCC UK as an ILM member, please click on the the relevant ILM membership category below (Affiliate is the most popular for new members but you may also select one of the other ILM membership category's as appropriate to your experience and coaching hours).  For information to support membership category selection please see the guidance on our join page here.

2. If you do not already have a user account on our website, you will be asked to create one before proceeding with your membership selection.  When this is done, add the membership to your shopping cart.  On the checkout page, in the Member ID/ Discount Field – provide the ILMC training centre code for validation and click save, you may then complete checkout and payment as normal.  

Please note this ILM discounted membership offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount code and new members may be subject to an audit by our team to ensure that the above criteria has been fully met.

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Join as an ILM Professional Member



EMCC UK Membership Benefits


ENHANCE YOUR CREDIBILITY – with our industry-leading quality standards

✔ Comprehensive professional guidance (Global Code of Ethics, Competence Framework & Diversity Policy) to demonstrate the quality of your practice
✔ Use of the EMCC ‘badge’ to raise your marketing and business image

BUILD YOUR NETWORK – with our friendly community of coaches & mentors

✔ Connection to the widest range of coaches, mentors and coaching & mentoring organisations of any professional body in Europe
✔ Network events across the UK run by experienced practising coaches and mentors
✔ Discounted prices on National & International conferences with access to some of the most powerful people in the profession
✔ Member discounts for all EMCC products and services including events, workshops, books etc.
✔ Regular newsletters focusing on coaching and mentoring activity in the UK and around Europe

DEVELOP YOUR PRACTICE – with our expert guidance and professional support

✔ Guidance on how to set-up, manage, market and develop your practice
✔ Access to free peer mentoring from our Master Practitioners
✔ Opportunities to speak at events; to publish papers; to host webinars; or to mentor others to help them develop along the professional pathway
✔ Access to our unique 'Knowledge Exchange' where members share articles, case studies and reports on coaching, mentoring and all other related topics
✔ Free access to our acclaimed online research journal, the International Journal of Mentoring & Coaching, as well as the results of our regular research studies and research events