FA Mentoring Adults

The FA Mentoring Adults 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. The course supports the FA’s strategic goal to raise standards.

It is also a requirement for all FA Charter Standard Community Clubs to have one Coach trained as a mentor.

Next FA Mentoring Adults Course

Sandymere Sports Complex, Sandymere Road, Northam, Nr Bideford, Devon, EX39 1XX
Monday 22 January 2018
Monday 29 January 2018
Both evenings to be attended 6 pm - 9.30 pm
Cost £15
To book a place online please click HERE

Minimum Age:
16 years

Course Duration: 6 hours – 2 evenings of 3 hours

Course prerequisites: Demonstrate a depth of knowledge and experience of coaching players.

Who is it for: Coaches providing support to other football coaches/young leaders in a
mentoring capacity.

Course Content:
• Understanding the role of the Mentor and principles of effective mentoring
• Understanding and appreciating the required interpersonal skills of the Mentor
• Exploring strategies for mentoring
• Demonstrating the ability to use core mentoring interpersonal skills, observation, giving accurate feedback, active listening, questioning and reflection
• Understanding mentoring assessment, feedback, and goal setting processes
• Considering the importance of reflection as a tool for learning
• Exploring CPD and reflective Action Planning opportunities for Mentors to consider their future development

 If you have any questions please email annie.watts@devonfa.com

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