The Australian Institute of Project Management is pleased to announce a call for Expressions of Interest (EOI) to take part in our inaugural National Mentoring Program, available to RegPM certified members around the country.

Providing sufficient interest, the AIPM National Mentoring Program will pair project managers seeking guidance and support with more experienced practitioners who are willing to commit time and energy to the professional development of another practitioner.

The program will be an intensive, targeted program over the course of seven months (February-August) with a wealth of material and support available for pairs, having engaged mentoring and leadership consultancy The Art of Mentoring to administer the program.

Who can lodge an EOI?

To lodge an EOI to be a mentee, you must:

  • Be an AIPM member at Certified Senior Practising Project Manager (CPSPM), Certified Practising Project Manager (CPPM) or Certified Practising Project Practitioner (CPPP) level
  • Wish to progress to higher levels of certification and further your career in project management.

To lodge an EOI to be a mentor, you must:

  • Be an AIPM member at Certified Practising Portfolio Executive (CPPE) or Certified Practising Project Director (CPPD) level
  • Be interested in assisting a less experienced project manager progress to higher levels of certification and further their career in project management.

Both mentees and mentors must also be willing to attend program events, complete the training provided and provide feedback via online surveys and in return will be supported by The Art of Mentoring's dedicated staff and an online program information database.

The cost to mentees for the full program will be $299+GST, whilst volunteer mentors will neither be paid or charged a fee. There is no cost to submit an EOI.

Lodging an Expression of Interest

Lodging an Expression of Interest is easy, is non-binding, free and does not necesarily guarantee you a place in the program. It is however compulsory to lodge an EOI before being considered for the program.

You can lodge an EOI by emailing with your contact details and whether you are interested in being a mentee or mentor. Expressions of Interest will close at 5pm AEST Wednesday 27 September 2017.