“He wants to go road racing and he's not scared of getting stuck in and getting his hands dirty. He's more than prepared to put the hard yards in and gives nothing other than 100 per cent.
“I like that attribute in someone and, with a mature head on his shoulders, I'm sure he'll put in a really solid debut at the TT,” he added.
“There will be no pressure on him so he can just go out, learn the course and enjoy himself.”
Hamilton made his full debut on the roads at the Ulster Grand Prix at Dundrod in August and finished fourth in the Supertwins races.