Course Content:

Building on the coaching and mentoring skills course, this day-course will enable delegates to apply the acquired skills to a mentoring context.

Delegates will develop an understanding and practice of:

  • the definition of mentoring and the differences between mentoring, coaching, spiritual direction and counselling
  • the role of the mentor
  • mentoring styles and frameworks
  • understanding internal blocks and external blocks to mentoring

For more information about the whole coaching and mentoring course programme, please refer to the programme website.

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Who Should Apply?

To access the course, delegates must be:

  • be an employee or officer with responsibility for coaching or mentoring
  • completed coaching and mentoring skills day-course, or have prior training and experience.
  • Examples include LAB 1/Everyone Counts, DipHE Salvation Army Officership, Pastoral Care and Psychology.
  • Please contact SISTAD if you feel you have other relevant learning or experience.

Venue & Dates

This programme of courses is being reviewed. If you are interested in future dates, please email to be added to the information list.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the course, delegates should be able to:

  • describe the nature of mentoring and its appropriate application
  • apply listening and questioning skills to the mentoring context
  • establish if mentoring is the best tool to achieve a result
  • practice mentoring with others at a basic level


Kevin Elliott