Peer Mentor Training


Training for Peer Mentoring

All the training is completed online via Oppia. The deadline to complete the training is 01/08/2022.

  • Volunteers who are new to the scheme complete a 2-part online training.
  • Returning volunteers who have been a Mentor before complete a 1-part refresher module.


New Mentors: Part 1 

  • Understand the Peer Mentoring Scheme and describe what is expected from a Peer Mentor in the 2022/23 scheme

  • Recognise issues that students could come to you with

  • Identify the benefits of being a Peer Mentor

  • Learn how to write an appropriate Peer Mentoring email

Complete this module 


New Mentors: Part 2 

  • Safeguarding and Signposting
  • Peer Mentor Code of Conduct

  • Your Responsibility as a Peer Mentor

  • Equality and Diversity

Complete this Module

Returning Mentors - Complete this Module

At the end of each module you will be asked to log your completion of the module on an online survey


You will be sent attitional resources for reference after completing the training

  • Accreditation Scheme PDF

  • Essential Toolkit for Peer Mentors (a handbook including relevant dates)


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