Understand the role of a buddy and identify suitable staff for this role in the workplace. Identify the role a buddy plays in helping new staff to become familiar with their new work environment.
* Define what a buddy program is and outline the key roles and
responsibilities of a buddy.
* Discuss the benefits of a buddy program and how to select a buddy.
* Define effective communication and teaching skills required to be an
* Explore ways to effectively evaluate a buddy program.