Peer Mentoring Courses
There are many benefits to helping children and young people in education mentoring their peers for both the mentors and the mentees, including:
being mentored by someone of a similar age who understands what you are going through;
talking to someone independent from the situation;
developing confidence and communication skills;
developing listening skills;
develops problem solving skills;
teaches skills for the workplace.
The Root Of It offers a half-day course to organisations, schools and settings to train them to deliver the 8 module Peer Mentoring Course. There are variants of the course for primary and secondary schools, and for young adults.
Young people attending the course will need to complete a section of the course workbook after each module and return this to the organisation delivering the course for marking and award of the certificate.
The course covers:
What is peer mentoring
Introducing the course
The framework allows you to deliver a high quality peer mentoring programme, but tailor it for your setting. covers:
The training for each member of staff costs £300 + VAT and includes the Peer Mentoring Scheme of Work and there is an annual fee of £350 + VAT.
Further workbooks can be ordered when you need them from firstname.lastname@example.org for £20 each. Schools, colleges, universities or organisations issue their own certificates.
Level 2 Award in Peer Mentoring
If you really want to give your students the best, then we can provider a Level 2 qualification from Open Awards. The qualification costs comprise of centre registration at £150, Trainer training £400, annual fee £425. The learner fees are then £64 and £30 for the assessment.
If you are interested in delivering this course in your setting email us at email@example.com.