Mentor training

Whether you are new to mentoring or an experienced mentor hoping to refresh your skills and learn some new tips, this course will develop your ability and confidence to effectively mentor others.

Course overview

With increased pressure in our professional lives the use of mentoring has become widespread and mentors are now regarded as one of the most important sources of support and advice. This one day course aims to explore what is meant by the term mentoring and develop the key skills required to become an effective mentor. By using case studies, based on real life experiences, this will provide you tools to identify mentees needs in preparation for professional registration with the IET.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for anyone new to Mentoring, or if you are looking to refresh your skills supporting someone towards professional registration with the IET.

 Course dates and registration



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Aberdeen11 June 2014METFABRegister onlineBook by 11 April for early bird rate
London24 Sept 2014METILORegister onlineBook by 24 July for early bird rate
Manchester05 Nov 2014METKMARegister onlineBook by 05 Sept for early bird rate


Members£324 + VAT (£64.80) Total price =  £388.80
Non-members£394 + VAT (£78.80) Total price =  £472.80

Early booking discount (two months in advance)

Members£243 + VAT (£48.60) Total  price = £291.60
Non-members£313 + VAT (£62.60) Total price = £375.60

 Course objectives

• Analyse your current mentoring skills by using the competencies of a mentor questionnaire
• Accurately identify the three stages of the mentoring process by the end of the session
• Assess the developing competency statements to level the evidence in preparation for professional registration
• Analyse the written evidence in the case studies to assess if the candidate is ready to apply for professional registration.

Topics covered

• What is mentoring
• Differences between mentoring and coaching
• Key skills of a mentor
• The stages of a mentoring process
• Communication skills
• Practical application of mentoring skills
• Professional registration categories
• Competencies outlined in the UK-SPEC
• Welcome to the IET process.

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