Level 2 Award in Mentoring (NCFE)


Designed specifically to suit yor work commitments, the Award in Mentoring will assist in developing an understanding of the role of a mentor and also equip you with the skills required to become effective within this role. The course will deliver a range of approaches and stratgies that enable the mentor/ practitioner to develop and enhance their skills. It will also provide a supportive, confidential and developmental environment in which to study within.

Where can I study?

What will I learn?

You will have the opportunity to participate in sharing ideas with other colleagues and drawing on best practice. You will learn how to be an effective mentor, using the recognised skills to enhance outcomes for the mentee. The course content also includes an element of self study and there will be an expectation that you will read around the subject area.

Example modules
Role of the mentor
Preparing for the role of the mentor
Demonstrating mentoring skills and techniques.

Entry requirements

Minimum of a level 2 qualification.

Additional information

Option 1 - 25th September until 4th December (Tuesday 5-8pm)
Option 2 - 9th January until 20th March (Wednesday 5-8pm)
Option 3 - 24th April - 3rd July (Wednesday 5-8pm)

Click the ‘Apply Now’ button to express your interest in the course, you’ll then be invited for to an interview by our Admissions Team. A discussion with the course leader is also available prior to interview, speak to Admissions for more details.


Students who complete the course may wish to continue onto a suitable level 3 qualification or consider developing the mentor role further.

Career opportunities

Opportunities to develop the mentoring role across your place of employment.

Costs & funding

£170 per 10 week course.

Course Specification

Qualification type: Level 2
Mode of study: Classroom Based
Start date: Multiple Start Dates
Course code: FMENTL2AW
Duration (weeks): 10

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Help with fees may be available depending on your personal circumstances. More information

Fees for 2018/19 are yet to be confirmed. Please contact Admissions for further information 

01296 588 595

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