Peer Mentoring: Train the Trainer

Tuesday 17th January 2017

Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, 80 High St. (Royal Mile) Edinburgh EH1 1TH
Date:   17/01/2017
Course timings:   10 a.m. - 3.30 p.m. including lunch. Coffee & registration from 9.30 a.m.
Cost:   £95

The course will be led by Julie Wilkinson of Brave the Rage.  Julie is an Associate Trainer in Anti Bullying and Anger Management for the Boarding Schools' Association (BSA). Julie has delivered professional learning for SCIS in the past which has been consistently highly rated.  This course will equip participants with the knowledge and skills to implement and support a Peer Mentoring programme within schools.

'Brave the Rage' teaches positive assertiveness strategies for dealing with situations of conflict and challenging situations and sustains improved behaviour within school and home life. 

The programme will cover:

Step-by-Step Guide to Effective and Positive Peer Mentoring 

Inspire! How to be a Leader… 

The Essential Roles & Qualities of a Peer Mentor 

Best Practice Safeguarding Guidelines: Intervention and Protection 

Best Practice Listening, Questioning & Reflective Skills 

Confidence Building and Assertiveness Tools & Techniques 

‘Brave the Rage’ Bully Defence Tools 

The Importance & Power of Body Language 

Positive Relationships: Friendship & Relationship Skills 

Dreams and Goals: Personal Goal Setting 

Developing Resilience and Control: Solutions to Stress & Anger 

Learning the 5 Simple Steps to Mediation & Conflict Resolution 

‘Brave the Rage’ Peer Mentor Action Plan 

The Brave the Rage Peer Mentor & Peer Mentee Respect Contract


Please register as soon as possible and by Friday 6 January at the latest.

Registration closed

Feedback from Julie Wilkinson's previous SCIS course:

'I found Julie's enthusiasm for the topics covered inspirational - it has opened my eyes to all of the proactive methods I could be using.'

'The whole day was very intense and thought-provoking.'