Effective Mentoring - L4, BBBEE Category F

Today’s learning organisations realise that a structured mentoring programme brings rewards to the organisation, the mentor and the protégé.
Mentoring has become an integral part of the organisation’s human resources strategy.

COURSE OBJECTIVE
The course is designed to equip prospective mentors with the skills needed to enter a formal long-term relationship with a protégé.

COURSE CONTENT
THE RELATIONSHIP
Understanding the mentor/protégé
relationship
Understanding the concept of mentoring
Understanding the differences between mentoring, coaching and counselling
Defining roles and parameters

THE CHARACTERISTICS
Identifying the characteristics of a successful mentor
Understanding the importance of effective communication in the relationship
Identifying the characteristics of a successful protégé
Matching personalities for compatibility
The consequences of a mismatch in personalities & what to do about this

SHARING KNOWLEDGE & EXPERTISE
Understanding why knowledge and expertise is important in the relationship
Skills and techniques to be a successful mentor
Assessing the relationship and the personalities involved

SETTING GOALS & MONITORING
How to set goals together
Explaining how monitoring is going to take place
Drawing up schedules and progress reports
Giving feedback in terms of progress and achievement and the initial contract
INDIVIDUAL LEARNING OUTCOMES
At the conclusion of this course learners will…
Know what steps to follow when implementing the process of mentoring
Be aware of the interpersonal skills they must use during the relationship
Practice communication skills needed to foster a working mentor/protégé relationship

Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Cheryl Carter
Course Details

NQF Level: 

Level 4

Course Delivery Method: 

Presented Presented Courses

Course Duration: 

Two Days

Cost: 

R2 000.00 per person per day Excluding VAT (R4 000.00 excluding VAT)

Course fee Includes: 

All Course Notes & Manuals; Certification; Extensive Written Feedback; Venue Costs - Including Meals