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Mentoring Skills (Half-day)


This half-day mentoring skills training workshop is designed for managers, team leaders, coaches and learning specialists. It provides an introduction into the skills and knowledge of a mentor.

Our mentoring skills training workshop is particularly useful for anyone who is responsible for mentoring, coaching and developing of colleagues whether in a peer to peer relationship or in a more formal development role.

Course Content

  • Responsibilities of the mentor and protégé
  • The benefits of mentoring
  • Qualities of a mentor
  • The differences between mentoring, coaching and training
  • Relationship between the mentor, protégé and the line manager
  • The mentoring process
  • The mentoring contract
  • Planning the meeting
  • Building the relationship
  • How to overcome any potential issues within a mentoring relationship
  • Group exercises

Learning Objectives

  • Define the role of mentor
  • List the key qualities of a mentor
  • Describe how mentoring differs from coaching and training
  • Explain the mentoring process
  • Outline the roles and responsibilities of mentor and protégé

Ready to book?

Simply complete the booking form with your details and a member of our team will be in touch with the next available dates. 

Any questions?  

If you’re not quite sure if this course is suitable or are looking for further information, call our team on 0117 244 7221.