Developing High Performing Mentors for C.I. Projects

Start date: 17 October 2019

Duration: 9.00am to 4.00pm

Location: Sherdon Hotel Athlone

Certificate: n/a

Cost: ICBE Member fee €175 Non-Member fee €245

Course code: 2263

Programme overview

This 1 day workshop is designed to help process improvement champions and mentors drive the speed of execution for Continuous Improvement projects and reduce project cycle time.
Participants will learn an effective mentoring process designed to make the mentoring sessions highly productive and prepare project champions to deal with difficult mentoring situation as well as how to diagnose and address problems preventing the team from making solid progress towards achieving the project goals.

Learning outcomes

Learn Effective mentoring process and what makes an efficient mentor

Who is the course for

| Change agents | Project Champions | New Mentors
| Green Belt\Black Belt | Business Process Improvement Managers


1. Learn Effective mentoring process and what makes an efficient mentor

2. Mentor roles and responsibilities are well defined

3. Learn how to conduct an effective 1:1 mentoring session with a project champion

4. Learn what questions you should ask for each project phase and also, what tool should be used

5. Ensure correct application of the continuous improvement tools

6. Learn how to prepare the project champion for a successful phase exit review

7. Learn how to manage difficult mentoring situations

8. Learn how to work with the project champion to identify and remove roadblocks facing the project progress

9. How to work with the project champion to diagnose team problems and understand clearly the stages of team development during the project cycle

10. Help project champion achieve project goals

11. Learn what resources you need for your mentor development process

Trainer Profile

Hakeem is an internationally recognized thought leader and expert in developing and implementing Operational Excellence programs with undisputed break-through results.

He is the founder of the Xi Horizons Consulting based in Limerick Ireland since 2010. (

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