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.

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 identifymentees needs in preparation for professional registration withtheIET.

Topics covered

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

 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.

Aligned with UK-SPEC competence:

C: Responsibility, management or leadership

Course availability

Location Dates Duration Course code
London 17 April 2018 1 day METDLO

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Book by 17 February for the Early Bird rate

Bristol 10 July 2018 1 day METGBR

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Book by 10 May for the Early Bird rate

Glasgow 19 September 2018 1 day METIGL

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Book by 19 July for the Early Bird rate

London 06 November 2018 1 day METKLO

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Book by 06 September for the Early Bird rate

Alternatively, fill in our booking form and return it to pdcourses@theiet.org.

Terms and conditions of booking.


Member Price

Early Bird (two months in advance) £350

Standard £400

N.B. Prices subject to VAT

Non-Member Price

Early Bird (two months in advance) £450

Standard £500

N.B. Prices subject to VAT

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.

If you would like to book 5 delegates or more on to this course you may benefit from having this course delivered in-company

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