Effective Mentoring

This workshop introduces the core mentoring skills and attitudes needed by managers to help their staff grow and achieve their full potential. 

You will explore the structures needed to build an effective mentoring relationship as well as the issues that can arise during the process. You will also practice key mentoring discussions through role plays, case studies and simulations.

This workshop is for you if…

You would like to become a mentor to other staff in your organisation.


After taking this workshop you should be able to:

  • use the skill of mentoring to enhance team performance
  • recognise mentoring boundaries and pitfalls
  • be better able to develop others through the mentoring cycle

Workshop Outline

Mentoring fundamentals

  • What is mentoring?
  • Your role model and their qualities
  • Exploring the benefits of mentoring

Understanding your mentee

  • Who will you mentor?
  • Your mentee’s background
  • Establishing rapport 

The first meeting

  • Who will you mentor?
  • Your mentee’s background
  • Establishing rapport 

Moving Forward

  • Dealing with issues
  • Keeping up momentum
  • Five mentoring techniques
  • Overcoming barriers to successful mentoring

Course Information

Public Training Dates 2020  
March 4 June 24 September 2
November 18    

Length: 1 day

Venue: Professional Development Centre, Toa Payoh

Course Fees: $668.75 (including GST)