All organisations need talented people who are motivated to achieve. Coaching and mentoring has an important role to take here, because they are an excellent way of developing both skills and particularly a positive attitude towards work. Successful coaches and mentors recognise their role requires high levels of skill to be able to work both quickly and well. This course will equip you with these skills. An important feature of this course is the confidential setting, so delegates can explore and receive ideas on how to deal with their own real situations.
This Coaching and Mentoring course is available throughout the UK.
CPD Value 5.5 Hours
Coaching and Mentoring London
Coaching and Mentoring Manchester
Coaching and Mentoring Nottingham
Coaching and Mentoring Birmingham
Coaching and Mentoring Bristol
Coaching and Mentoring Edinburgh
Coaching and Mentoring Leeds
09:30 Introductions and personal objectives
10:00 Differences between coaching and mentoring, including how clients try to avoid talking about real issues.
10.15 Coaching and mentoring as a cost effective strategic tool.
(Consideration of the cost effectiveness of coaching)
11:15 Syndicate discussion on professional boundaries & building relationships
(Opportunity for delegates to discuss real issues facing them. The session will also cover the setting of professional boundaries).
11:45 Personal qualities of an effective Coach.
(Delegates assess themselves against desirable qualities for a coach to possess)
12:15 Coaching process and key questioning skills
(The three step coaching process is described, followed by a game to explore questioning skills)
13:45 Understanding skills
(This session gives a range of techniques to increase understanding and includes practice in small groups)
14:15 Giving feedback and handling sensitive situations
(Feedback rules agreed, then delegates have the opportunity to work on real sensitive situations they need to resolve)
15:00 Coaching models
(Two coaching models are used, one for practical skills and the other for developing personal skills)
15:30 Practice session, using delegates' own situations
(Delegates both coach and receive coaching on an area of personal development)
16:30 Summary & Action Plans Agreed
- M.Bown AstraZeneca
- Nicky Hampshire AstraZeneca
- Fay Campbell AstraZeneca
- Dr Iskander H. Chaudhry, NHS
- Anup Patel, IOSH
Excellent course. Thanks.
- Linda Willows, Brother UK
Very good trainer who made the day interesting.
- Graeme Dowson, Doosan Babcock
Really informative, well presented and great practical uses.
- Claire Booth, Al-Maktoum College
I thought the course was great. Really insightful & Tracey delivered it in a very engaging way. I have learnt a lot.
- Naomi Sturgess, Thirty Three LLP
Great day. Looking forward to putting it into practice.
- Adam Lane, Thirty Three LLP
Really enjoyed the informal free flowing delivery of the course and the personal
- Christian French, Premier Foods
Really enjoyable. Thank you.
- Joanne Smith, London Fire Brigade
Very enjoyable day and I feel I have learnt a lot.
- Lyn Juby, London Fire Brigade
As always I have a lot of techniques to take away from this training and practice. I highly recommend PTP. Thank you Tracey!
- Samantha Lowe, ForViva
Brilliant course, would happily recommend course and trainer.
- Francesca Taberner, Academy Leasing
Excellent course, relevant to staed objectives and learning styles. Will take these skills back to implement in the workplace. Trainer was excellent!
- Sarah Jones, Academy Leasing
Excellent course and imposes a postive attitude.
- Charlotte Portas, I T Telemarketing Services Ltd
Situated at Junction 28 of M62 | 3 miles to M1 Junction 41 | 3 miles to Elland Road (Leeds United)
4 miles to John Charles Centre for Sport | 6 miles to Leeds City Centre | 7 miles to M621
11 miles to M62 | 6 miles to Leeds Central Train Station | 7 miles to the NEW Leeds Arena
Free parking on site
Starbucks Coffee Shop
Village Gym with studios, steam room & sauna
25m swimming pool
Overnight accommodation can be booked directly with Village Hotels by calling their central reservations team on 01925 377532 (quote ref. 515529).
Birmingham (Temple Street)
37 Temple Street
Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue
16 St. Mary's Street
PTP's courses take place at the Edinburgh Training Centre in the heart of Edinburgh.
PTP's Edinburgh venue is conveniently located just off the Royal Mile, only a few minutes away from Edinburgh Waverley train. It has free wi-fi and unlimited refreshments throughout the day. The lunch buffet which is included in all full day PTP courses is excellent.
By Rail:Waverley Station.
By AirEdinburgh Airport.
By carThere are three multi-storey car parks a few minutes walk from Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue with a 10% discounted rate at the St John's Hill NCP car park.
Disabled AccessDisabled access is available throughout the Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue. For specific queries please call us on 0131 538 8333
City of London
PTP's Minories venue is in the heart of the City of London. The venue has great transport links with several tube stations within a 5 minute walk. It has free wi-fi and unlimited refreshments throughout the day. The lunch buffet which is included in all full day PTP courses is excellent.
The best way to get to the venue is to use public transport. The closest Tube station is Aldgate, which is on the Circle line and Metropolitan line. When you come out of the station, cross the road and walk to the right. Take your first left which brings you on to the Minories and our venue is less than a minute away. There are numerous buses that pass within a very short walk.
If you do get lost, please call our venue on 08000 730499 and they will guide you in.
Engineers House, Clifton Down Road, Clifton
By Road: Engineers House is easily accessible from the M4 and M5 within a 10 minute drive. FREE parking is available on site as well as a regular complementary shuttle service operating to and from West End Car Park in the city centre.
Travelling by rail Bristol Temple Meads mainline station is a short distance from Engineers House. Taxis are readily available from outside the station, and we have a shuttle service running throughout the day (as mentioned above).
Local Bus services Plan your journey at https://travelwest.info/bus/timetables-and-journey-planning
Travelling by air Engineers House is a 20 minute drive from Bristol City Airport.
Village Hotel Club Nottingham
Brailsford Way, Chilwell
Village Hotel Club Nottingham situated 5 minutes drive from Junction 25 of the M1, 13 Minutes drive from Nottingham City Centre.
It has a large free car park, WIFI throughout all areas and unlimited hot and cold refreshments served in the Hub Cafe along with a hot restaurant lunch.
From Junction 25 of the M1 via Brian Clough Way
Take the A52 to Toton, continue on the B6003 take Swiney way to Brailsford way.
From Nottingham City
Head South on Carrington Street towards Queensbridge Road
Take A453 onto Queens Road
Take A6005 to Barton Lane for 6.7miles and then onto Brailsford Way
Take East Midlands train from Nottingham Main Station to Attenborough Train Station Beeston. 11mins
Please call 0115 993 2350 if you have any queries regarding the location of the venue.
Cheadle Royal Business Park
PTP's courses take place in the De Vere Hotel in Cheadle just a few miles from Manchester city centre and within a mile of Manchester airport.
PTP's Manchester venue has plenty of on-site free car parking. It has free wi-fi and unlimited refreshments throughout the day. The lunch buffet which is included in all full day PTP courses is excellent.
From the M60
Exit at Junction 3 and take the A34 (dual carriageway) signed to Cheadle and Cheadle Royal.
Continue through the first set of traffic lights, then take the first exit from the A34 signed to Cheadle Royal. At the roundabout take the 4th exit onto Cheadle Royal Business Park. Continue along this road where you will pass David Lloyd Leisure on the left. Cheadle House is located on the right hand side. Park inside the barrier car park.
From the M56
Exit at Junction 5 signposted to the Airport. Take the left hand lane following signs for Terminal 2.
At roundabout go straight on, signposted A5166, Wimslow. At next junction follow signs for All Traffic. At round-a-bout follow sign for A5166 Cheadle.
At the first set of traffic lights (facing Manchester International Office Centre) turn left towards Heald Green. At the next set of traffic lights, turn right towards Heald Green and Cheadle, passing Heald Green railway station (Finney Lane).
Continue for 1.5 miles until the next set of traffic lights and turn left. Go straight over the first roundabout and left at the second, into Cheadle Royal Business Park. Follow the main road, go straight over the next mini roundabout and Cheadle House in on the right.
Park inside the barrier car park.
From the M6 northbound
Exit at Junction 19. Take the A556 through Mere Turn right onto the M56. Follow the instructions above.
By Rail 15 minutes drive to either Stockport or Wilmslow stations. (Both InterCity lines)
If you require a taxi please contact our reception team: 0844 980 2303
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PTP stands for Practical Training for Professionals and our aim is to make our training as practical as possible so delegates can return to the workplace with skills they can implement immediately. PTP now delivers training to over 40% of the FTSE 100.
1-to-1 training can be based on any of the 100 plus courses that PTP provides, it includes an initial telephone conference of up to 1 hour, a 1/2 day (3.5 hours) on-site one to one training session at your premises with one of PTP's expert trainers and then a further telephone conference call of up to an hour within 2 weeks of the on-site visit.
You have the option of a line manager being involved in both telephone conferences, the second telephone conference which can be for feedback and action planning is generally scheduled during the on-site visit.
Individuals taking on a new challenge or responsibilities. Professionals who want a trusted "sounding board" and thinking partner. Executives or managers who want to enhance their leadership effectiveness to achieve organizational and career success. Executives and professionals wanting to compete successfully but still retain balance in their life. Individuals who want to understand their blind spots so that they don't stand in their own way on their path to success. Executives and Professionals who want to improve their interpersonal skills so as to be more effective with bosses, peers, subordinates, or people in general. How much does 1-to-1 training cost?
A 1-to-1 training session costs from as little as £400 + VAT and will include an initial telephone conference of up to 1 hour, a 1/2 day (3.5 hours) on-site training at your premises and then a further telephone conference call of up to an hour within 2 weeks of the on-site visit.
Choose from any of the 150 plus courses that PTP provides, and choose from 1 of our 50 plus UK wide training venues. You must book for 2 or more delegates and at least 4 weeks in advance, but that’s it, the course you want where you want it. The reason we ask for a minimum of 4 weeks notice is to enable us to market the course you have scheduled to other companies and organisations. However, if we fail to sell any additional places we guarantee to run the course just for you.
U-choose costs the same as our normal open courses i.e. the normal delegate rate. This includes lunch and refreshments throughout the day, framed certification and comprehensive training notes. A U-Choose booking can only be confirmed once we receive payment which can be made via credit/debit card, BACS or cheque. Payment is due at least 4 weeks before the date you request. Please note to be eligible for U-Choose you must book a minimum of 2 delegates on the same course & date.