Whether you’re mentoring young people through work placements, apprenticeships or jobs this free training workshop offers practical insights and guidance to hone the skills required.
During the session you will explore key mentoring skills and have an opportunity to practice these skills with guidance and support from an expert facilitator. You will also receive a detailed guide to mentoring that is packed full of practical hints and tips as well as sources of reference for further self-directed learning.
This workshop is designed for individuals responsible for supporting young people on work placements as well as individuals responsible for managing apprentices or young employees within their organisation.
By the end of this session, you will:
Understand the difference between mentoring and coaching
Have Identified and practiced key skills and competencies, including:
Building trust and rapport
Understand how to adapting your approach for young people
Have a simple model to provide structure to a mentoring conversation
Friday 22nd November 2019 - 9:30-13:00 - Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce, 40 George Street, EH2 2LE
Thursday 20th February 2020 - 9:30-13:00 - Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce, 40 George Street, EH2 2LE
Tuesday 9th June 2020 - 9:30-13:00 - Cockenzie House and Gardens, 22 Edinburgh Rd, Cockenzie, EH32 0HY
Wednesday 7th October 2020 - 9:30-13:00 - Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce, 40 George Street, EH2 2LE