Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)

Our course code: X325

Course fee £375 or from £28 per month

Enrol on our course

Are you looking learn the skills to change your outlook on life? You can do this with Neuro-linguistic programming (NLP), which essentially means changing your mindset with language. As your mind is open to change, the use of words can have a positive effect when used correctly. Retraining your mind through positive affirmations gives you the ability to rewire the brain to think more optimistically.

A must-have skill for budding psychologists as it’s a great therapeutic tool. However, NLP is also used to boost communication skills or even encourage crowd engagement at events. Enrol today to develop the skills to help others think positively.

NLP helps me to manage audiences and motivate them.Oprah Winfrey, the world’s No1 talk show host.

  • Study with winners

    We’re an award-winning learning provider and have been recognised for our cutting-edge learning techniques.

  • At your own pace

    Study this course as quickly or slowly as you wish; we’ll work at a speed that suits you.

  • Unlimited Tutor Support

    Get as much help and support as you want from your personal course tutor via email and phone.

  • Awarding body: NCFE Customised Qualifications

With a heritage stretching back over 150 years, NCFE is one of the largest awarding bodies in the UK. Over 340,000 students were awarded certification by NCFE last year. Our NCFE Customised Qualifications are bespoke, unregulated qualifications developed to meet the needs of our learners. Completing Customised Qualifications does not lead to an OFQUAL regulated qualification, but they can be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards future study.

Study Hours

Up to 120 hours which is under 40 minutes per day for 6 months.

Study Method

Throughout this course, you may be expected to complete assignments, essays, research projects, presentations, video/audio recordings, and practical learning sessions to meet the requirements of your course. This information will be included in your study pack detailing exactly what you need to do to accomplish your goals as a student.

Course Duration

You have up to a year to complete this course and we have included a suggested number of study hours. This is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for an additional fee, which also extends your tutor support.


The course is specially designed for study by distance learning. Throughout the course, there will be self-assessment questions, and tutor-marked assignments (TMAs), to enable you to monitor your progress.

Course Outcomes




This course is fully endorsed by ACCPH, meaning that once you’ve completed it, you’ll be able to register as a student member.

At the end of this course, successful learners will be awarded a formal certificate of achievement by NCFE. You can read more about NCFE here.

Additional Information

Difficulty - Level 3

Entry requirements - There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.

Course Content

1: Introduction to NLP
  • Introduction to NLP
  • The role of the NLP practitioner
  • How to become an NLP practitioner
  • Awarding bodies and accreditation
  • Where can NLP be used?
  • The perfect session
  • Ethics and Confidentiality
2: The Mind
  • The mind
  • Power over the mind
  • Types of thinking and problems
  • Neuroplasticity
3: NLP's Strengths and Key Techniques
  • What NLP can help with
  • Key techniques in NLP
4: Case Studies and Finding Solutions
  • Case studies and problem-solving
  • Finding solutions
5: Setting up Your NLP Business
  • How to set up as an NLP practitioner
  • Business planning

Frequently Asked Questions

We have some answers to common student questions, but if you can't find the answer you're looking for then please contact us and we will do everything we can to answer your questions.

You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.

You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for the specified duration of your course.

You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.

No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.

No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.

Most students finish comfortably within the course duration period given. However, if you do need more time, your personal tutor support can be extended for an additional fee.

Please check our main FAQs section or Contact Us, we have experienced course advisers who will be delighted to help!