About this course

Mentoring Fundamentals will develop your knowledge and awareness of mentoring within defence.

The course provides interactive content with:

  • podcasts
  • videos
  • guides
  • mentoring journals

This course is accessible online through the Defence Learning Environment (DLE).

What you will learn

You will be able to:

  • identify what mentoring is and the different types of mentoring
  • recognise the similarities and differences between mentoring and coaching
  • describe the role and expectations of a mentor and a mentee
  • explain the different stages within the mentoring process and the importance of the process for an effective mentoring relationship
  • recognise the different elements of a mentors skillset; reflective practice, effective questioning, active listening and goal setting to be an effective mentor
  • identify the challenges and benefits of mentoring for key stakeholders when embedding a mentoring culture
  • identify the essential aspects to consider when designing and sustaining a mentoring scheme
How this course will help your career

This course will increase your knowledge and awareness of mentoring in defence.

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Who can attend this course
Military
MOD civil servants
Before you attend

You must have a Defence Gateway account with access to the DLE.

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How the course will be taught
e-Learning (DLE)
How you will be assessed

Completion of the full course to attain a certificate of completion.

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