Communication is any means by which an individual relates experiences, ideas, knowledge, and feelings to another. When establishing a mentoring relationship, it is important to create a comfortable communication environment. Communication is key to the development of trust within a mentoring relationship. This training is intended for those who have completed the Mentoring 101 training, however new mentors are also welcome. This interactive training will provide participants with information to further strengthen their skills as mentors relative to effective communication in building a positive relationship with mentee(s).