Course Details

The Effective Mentor

Event Description



15 November 2017



9.30 am - 3.00 pm



This session provides information on mentoring and time to practice the use of mentoring techniques.  Mentoring takes many forms, from formal university-wide schemes to the ongoing discussions with colleagues that support our work and development.  In this session we will discuss the establishment of mentoring relationships and the skills required from both mentors and mentees.



  • Increase your understanding of mentoring
  • Participants will gain knowledge of mentoring, when and why to use.
  • Participants will gain knowledge of and develop the skills required by a mentor and coach: Listening; Questioning; Building rapport (networking); Providing feedback
  • Encourage participants to reflect on the skills required and plan any required development

Aims/Aimed at


To gain knowledge of mentoring and to develop mentoring skills.

Booking Information


Register for a course via Queen's Online: - Select the iTrent training link in the list of services for staff

Booking URL: Queen's Online
New Course: Yes
Course Type(s): Personal and Career Development
Staff Categories: All Staff
Keywords: Mentoring, Coaching

Course Contact Details

Name: Organisational Development
Telephone: 5350/5381