TELL Centre
MOTR Series 1: Being a Mentor, The Mentoring Process, Communicating for Success, and From Good to Great (DE)

In this course you will learn the fundamentals about being a mentor; about how to structure mentoring to be effective; strategies for improving communication during mentoring; and on helping you to develop your skills as a mentor. 


Delivery date

09th - 30th Apr 

Duration: 6.0 hours

3.30 - 5.00pm


via Zoom

What you are going to learn.
This session will focus on:
1. helping you to learn what it means to be a mentor.
2. the structure and process of mentoring.
3. how you can become a more effective communicator.
4. develop your knowledge and skills to excel as a mentor

Next steps
Complete the online module(s) & quiz(zes).
Attend your scheduled session(s).
Log back in and complete ALL requirements.
Download your Certificate of Completion.

Throughout this course you will:

  • Define mentoring
  • Explore mentor roles and key purposes
  • Self-assess mentoring skills
  • Identify qualities of effective mentoring
  • Identify the stages of mentoring.
  • Consider values and expectations.
  • Examine relevant documentation.
  • Explore different feedback models.
  • Identify communication barriers and enablers.
  • Provide structure to your dialogue.
  • Apply the Situational Leadership Model.
  • Build your self-confidence.
  • Identify various roles of a mentor
  • Recognise the mutual benefits of mentoring
  • Pinpoint how to improve your effectiveness as a mentor
  • Identify and discuss relevant documentation to support the mentoring process
  • Engage in discussion of mentoring challenges
  • Discuss levels of feedback and different methods for giving feedback
  • Build your confidence as a mentor


Dr Margaret Potter

Benefits of our training programs

  • Active engagement
  • Handouts
  • Assessment
  • Certificate

Practical approach

Our training will provide you with practical skills to implement immediately. Your success is our best asset in showing the quality of our programs.

A useful network

Learn with, from and about others, including sharing strategies that will be beneficial across cultures and countries.