The Mentor course is a 3-day contact session followed by a month during which you are expected to handle at least one case study at work and report on it in your portfolio. The course covers contents and skills based on US 117865 & 114215 The Mentor skills programme is meant for individuals who need to guide and support learners.
You will learn to develop and attain the necessary knowledge and skills to be able to advise and support learners relating to understanding the content, structure, admission requirements, exit level outcomes, learning contracts and approaches to learning and assessment of a learning programme, career progression options within an occupation, typical learning or personal difficulties and applying the skills and techniques required of a mentor.
After successful completion:
• Mentor individuals through learning by advising them on improvement
• Act as a mentor to your staff teams and subordinates to enhance their insights and expand their possibilities for career development and planning
• Act as an occupational career/learning advisor
• Be a self-employed mentor for organisations, individuals and learning institutions