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Course Modules

This module will introduce you to:

  • An overview of the programme content
  • Links to videos which form part of the programme
  • Details of the final assignment and next steps
  • Contact details for the programme facilitators

This module should take you 20 minutes to complete, and there are some questions at the end for you which will help consolidate your learning before next module.

Module 1 – Blend IHM Short Course – Mentoring

 

This module will introduce you to:

  • The origins of mentoring
  • What mentoring is and isn’t
  • Different types of mentoring
  • How mentoring differs from others forms of professional support

This module should take you 70 minutes to complete, and there are some questions at the end for you which will help consolidate your learning before next module.

Module 2 – Blend IHM Short Course – Mentoring

This module will introduce you to:

  • Skills required to be a good mentor
  • How to apply mentoring in different situations
  • How to build your capacity for self-reflection and self-awareness
  • How to start and build a mentoring relationship

This module should take you 60 minutes to complete, and there are some questions at the end for you which will help consolidate your learning before next module.

Module 3 – Blend IHM Short Course – Mentoring

This module will introduce you to:

  • The use of the GROW model
  • Application of other models into your mentoring practice

This module should take you 90 minutes to complete, and there are some questions at the end for you which will help consolidate your learning before next module.

Module 4 – Blend IHM Short Course – Mentoring

This module will introduce you to:

  • The art of active listening
  • How and when to use powerful questions in the mentoring relationship
  • How to make sure you’re okay and increasing your resilience as a mentor

This module should take you 45 minutes to complete, and there are some questions at the end for you which will help consolidate your learning before next module.

Module 5 – Blend IHM Short Course – Mentoring

As you progress with this module, you will be prompted to access a PDF document – Active Listening and The Art of Questioning. Please click on the below link to access this document:

The skill of Active Listening

This module will enable you to:

  • Reflect on your learning and development
  • Consider your final assignment
  • Possible next steps in terms of your mentor development

This module should take you 30 minutes to complete.

Module 6 – Blend IHM Short Course – Mentoring

Please submit your final assignment to the Blend Managing Director’s Office via email here

You will be invited to attend a group sign-off session with either Amanda or Chris, and other IHM Members who have completed this course. These sessions take place monthly. If you cannot make your session, you will be invited to attend the next.

You need to attend the session to be signed-off the course, receive an invitation to enroll onto the IHM Mentoring Register, and receive a certificate of completion.

Upon completion of the course, we would appreciate if you could take the time to complete a feedback survey here.