Mentor Training

TRAINING OF MENTORS

All mentors must meet certain criteria to be admitted to the CHHA-BC Online Hearing Loss Mentoring Program.

  • These criteria include being a member of CHHA; a resident of B.C.;
  • have a hearing loss and some length of experience in wearing a hearing device (hearing aid, cochlear implant, BAHA) and experience using assistive listening devices;
  • education¬†and or training in coping strategies for managing hearing loss;
  • comfortable and familiar with using the internet;
  • must then take the Mentor Training provided by CHHA-BC, for this program.
  • must also commit to a full year of mentoring, and to being regularly available in their own private chat room.
  • must also pass a Criminal Record Check before being accepted into the program.

If you want to become a mentor, contact OMPmanager@chha-bc.org.

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