Course description

This qualification will support you in understanding the role of a mentor and be aware of the skills needed to become an effective mentor.

This includes:

  • Gaining insight into the role and practice of mentorship
  • Being clear about mentor/mentee relationships
  • Being aware of the specific skills and understanding you will require in order to mentor

You will also be introduced to some of the theory and practice of being a mentor.

What can this course lead to?

Other level 1 courses you could go on are:

  • Counselling Skills
  • Volunteering

Or you could progress onto:

  • Peer Mentoring (Level 2)

Possible careers include Mentor, Community Support Worker, Community Worker or Volunteer.