Are you unsure about how to cover all the topics your mentors need to know before they begin their mentoring relationship?
Blended training – a combination of online and in-person training could be the solution.
The Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring, 4th Edition stipulates that all mentors should receive at least two hours of pre-match, in-person training.
After completing the Building Your Mentoring Skills in-person training, mentors will be able to:
This curriculum includes options of examples and exercises for both community-based and site-based mentoring programs.
Engage volunteers in a review of the online training to strengthen their knowledge.
Deepen volunteers’ understanding of mentors’ motivations and expectations and the three roles of effective mentors
Assist mentors in building a strong relationship during the initial stage of their mentoring relationship and identify the qualities and practices of effective mentors
Help mentors practice the establishing boundaries and negotiating challenges in the mentoring relationship.
Reinforce the importance of a thoughtful, planned closure process
Throughout the training there are:
Included in your purchase of the in-person training: