FA Mentoring Adults

The FA Mentoring Adults course is aimed at grassroots coaches who wish to further their knowledge and confidence in mentoring to enable them to better support the development of coaching colleagues in a local setting.

Course Info

  • Minimum Age: 16 Years
  • Course Duration: 6 Hours
  • Frequency: Approximately 1 scheduled per year

The course is designed to support those who wish to develop their mentoring skills, to understand the role of the mentor, to develop the interpersonal skills required to become an effective mentor as well as developing reflection as a learning tool. It supports participants to develop skills in a safe and positive environment.

Through the completion of the course the learner will be able to:

  • Understand the role of the mentor and principles of effective mentoring.
  • Understand and appreciate the required interpersonal skills of the mentor.
  • Explore the strategies for mentoring.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use core mentoring interpersonal skills (observation, giving accurate feedback, active listening, questioning and    critical reflection).
  • Understand mentoring assessment, feedback and goal setting processes.
  • Consider the importance of reflection as a tool for learning
  • Explore CPD and reflective action planning opportunities for mentors to consider their future development.

Successful Completion: There is no formative assessment; the progress of learners is monitored through the group activities and discussions.

How do I find out when the next available course is on?

You can find a list of FA Adult Mentoring Workshops HERE.  However new course dates can often be announced and occasionally existing course dates/venues are subject to change. It’s always best to check the Lincolnshire FA website or give us a call to get the most up to date course information.

I’ve found the course I want – how do I enrol?

The quickest and easiest way is to enrol is via our Online Course Booking Service. The online service is available 24/7 so can be accessed at a time that suits you. It will allow you to conveniently view course details and the number of remaining places available on each course and enable you to make an instant secure payment which guarantee’s your place on the course at the touch of a button! Payment can be made with all major credit and debits cards.

If you have any questions please contact Lincolnshire FA 08449 67 07 08 for the Football Development Team or via e-mail development@lincolnshirefa.com / chris.funnell@lincolnshirefa.com

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