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Mentoring others

Suitable for: APS 6 - EL 2

Duration: 1-day workshop
Venue: APS Learning Centre, Canberra
Price: $675.00 (excl. GST)
Registration: Visit APS Learn for scheduled dates and to enroll for this program
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Program overview

Having a strong mentor is an important part of many people's career development. This program will give participants the skills and confidence they need to become an effective mentor.

Participant benefits

  • Describe the role of a mentor
  • Distinguish mentoring from other forms of development such as coaching and counselling
  • Identify the qualities of an effective mentor
  • Discuss the importance of a mentor building rapport with a mentee
  • Mentoring and the mentor/mentee change journey
  • Discuss strategies and approaches to providing encouragement, guidance and constructive feedback
  • Critical success factors for being a successful mentor
  • Prepare a mentoring journey plan and put it into action
  • Apply practical tools and frameworks to assist with mentoring


  • One-day workshop.