ILM Level 2 Award in Effective Mentoring Skills

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College.

Course Overview

This qualification is for those who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in order to understand and undertake effective mentoring in a range of situations, such as an organisation, the voluntary sector, community groups, etc.

Benefits for individuals:

1. Develop an understanding of the role and nature of mentoring

2. Utilise mentoring skills to reflect on own performance and learn key listening & questioning techniques

3. Understand how to organise mentoring activities and plan for effective mentoring sessions Reflect on own performance and define the goals, progress and actions required

The course runs for 2.5 Hours per week for 5 weeks total.

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Professional Studies

You must be aged 19+. You are expected to have achieved a minimum of 4 GCSEs including Maths and English at a grade C or above. You will be asked to complete an initial assessment to ensure literacy skills are sufficient to do well on the course. You should have a level 2 for both Maths and English to commence the programme or be working at this level.

You must have access to a computer/laptop at home supported by Wi Fi. This is to enable access to all online materials throughout the programme via Microsoft Teams.

The units in these qualifications cover a wide range of skills, knowledge and understanding. These include units that focus on communication, working with people, and providing direction via effective mentoring and support.

Mandatory Units:

1. Understanding Mentoring

2. Developing Mentoring Skills

This qualification will provide progression opportunities to other qualifications such as:

1. ILM Level 3 Award or Certificate in Effective Coaching

2. ILM Level 3 Award or Certificate in Effective Mentoring

3. ILM Level 3 Award or Certificate in Leadership & Management

Assessment will be through a range of methods including written reports and carrying out interviews.

The Tuition fee for this course is £50.00 You may be eligible for a full fee remission if you are in receipt of certain benefits or earning less than £20,888 per annum (if residing within Greater Manchester)

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