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This is a half day workshop for employers who are taking on or have apprentices. It is intended to be a ’Hands-on’ practical exploration of the work based support role for apprenticeships.

Entry requirements

No previous experience of mentoring is required, however your focus should be on an intention to move into a mentoring role in the future.

Course content

This introductory course will be ‘hands-on’ and will cover aspects such as:

  • The role of the Mentor in the workplace
  • Overview of Apprenticeships / New standards
  • The benefits of assigning a Mentor to an apprentice
  • Contributing to the review process
  • Setting SMART targets

Assessment methods

There is no formal assessment for this course and a ‘Certificate of Attendance’ will be issued.

Further study and career options

  • Level 2 Introduction to Trainer Skills
  • Level 3 Award in Education and Training or the CertEd/PGCE  
  • Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement

Course information & how to book

This course runs on multiple occasions. Choose the date most appropriate for you.

Select the 'Pay & Enrol' button to book on to this course online. Please note: after registering you will be taken to the payment page where you will need to pay for your course.

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
1 day 09/02/2018 Fri 1.30 pm - 3.30 pm Free Cauldwell Street E2305S1 Course in progress
1 day 13/03/2018 Tue 1.30 pm - 3.30 pm Free Cauldwell Street E2305S2 Course in progress
1 day 18/04/2018 Wed 1.30 pm - 3.30 pm Free Cauldwell Street E2305S3 Course in progress
1 day 16/05/2018 Wed 10.00 pm - 12.00 pm Free Cauldwell Street E2305S4 Pay & Enrol

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Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.
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