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Mentor Program


This course equips team members of Gymsports Management to develop mentoring skills as an essential part of our Youth Leadership Program. The course duration is 6 months which involves an application, paid completion of

  • online content
  • face to face workshop
  • 3- and 9-month group review
  • Supervision allowance – for classes where mentoring


  • Best practice in coaching programs – explains, demonstrates and reinforces expected behaviours, knowledge and skills i.e., is a role model
  • Intermediate or higher Coaching Accreditation
  • Values learning and has a keen interest to share knowledge and experience with others
  • Builds positive relationships with peers and is a team player
  • Seeks out opportunities to mentor and coach employees
  • Open to learning from anyone and drives individual improvement through self-reflection
  • Good communication skills, including the ability to provide constructive feedback and to listen and question


November and JuneMentor applications circulated
December and JulyMentor acceptance finalised and confirmed
Upon acceptanceMentor online course 1 hours
January and SeptemberMentor workshop attendance 3 hours
April and OctoberMentor 3-month review
September- MayMentor 9-month review
DecemberAnnual Mentor meeting


Online Mentor Program

1-hour online induction course to mentoring in our Learn to Gym Programs.

Course content:

  • What is mentoring, the benefits and importance
  • Mentoring skills
  • Key Performance Areas of coaching

Mentor Workshop

3-hour face to face workshop

  • Workshop on mentoring
  • Team activities for building mentoring skills
  • Role plays
  • Meeting youth leaders

Mentor Progress Review

Group progress review at 3 and 9 months

  • Self-reflection
  • Supervisor feedback
  • Youth Leader feedback

Mentor Annual Meeting and Workshop

1 hour annual meeting

  • Reflection on achievements
  • Sharing experiences
  • Review Youth Leader feedback
  • Provide feedback to Supervisors, Team Leaders and Managers on the Mentor program