Why book this course?
Coaching and mentoring can be a unique and challenging remit. The desire to help team members improve can be tempered by concerns about jeopardising relationships, and creating unnecessary friction. Coaches and mentors must develop a light touch, providing guidance and support without lecturing or overstepping their mark.
Our Coaching and Mentoring for Managers course is for managers who wish to develop their coaching or mentoring skills at any level within an organisation. It aims to give participants a clear insight and understanding into the dynamics of mentorship, and how to develop skills and confidence while maintaining personal boundaries.
Who is the course for?
This course is ideal for line managers who want to improve their coaching and mentorship skills, getting the best out of team members and themselves.
Delegates will learn highly effective coaching and mentoring skills, enabling them to develop and improve team members as well as their own communications skills.
What content will the course cover?
Highly effective coaching skills
Giving effective feedback as a coach or mentor
Listening and responding skills as a coach or mentor
Dealing with confidence issues as a coach or mentor
Identifying the differences between coaching, mentoring and telling
Assistance with personal and organisational development
Setting clear boundaries and actions for those being coached or mentored
Actions you can put into practice immediately – and see results quickly.
What will I get out of the training?
When either coaching or mentoring, there is always the temptation to provide the solutions to the issue being discussed. Through this course, we will help you find ways to help and encourage the person to find the solution themselves, improving your ability to listen and provide effective feedback.
At Kent Trainers, we’re proud to adapt our courses to the needs of businesses across the region. Our Coaching and Mentoring for Managers course uses practical exercises and individual feedback to tailor the course to your needs. By asking questions and receiving answers, you’ll gain an understanding of mentorship that will maximise your strengths and subdue your weaknesses.
What is the duration of this course?
This is a 1 day course.
The timings and format for our courses are as follows:
- Scheduled training courses held virtually
Unless specified, courses commence at 9:30am and finish at approximately 4:00pm. The day is broken up into modules, both online and offline to ensure engagement and interaction. We also ensure that there are plenty of comfort breaks throughout the day.
- Scheduled training courses held at one of our venues
Courses commences at 9:30am and finish at approximately 4:30pm. On all our scheduled courses, a hot lunch is included, and refreshments are provided throughout the day.
- In-house & bespoke courses, held virtually or at a venue of your choice
For all in-house training courses, we will adapt the timings and format for the day around the needs of your team and business. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.
Who is this accredited by?
This programme is accredited by The Institute of Leadership & Management and aligns to their Associate Membership Grade, which is equivalent to the ILM Level 3 qualification.
On our Scheduled courses you will now be automatically registered to become Members with The Institute for 1-year, providing access to all their brilliant online resources, and you can also use letters after your name (AMInstLM).
Upon successful completion of this programme, you will also receive a formal certificate from The Institute of Leadership and Management.
If the course is undertaken in-house, we offer the option of including membership and accreditation. This option is available for an additional fee of £75.00 per person + VAT.