Sixteen young people from the Brunts Academy were all part of a days training session held at the academy around becoming a peer mentor.  The day delivered by Blue Circle Training and lead trainer Jason Tattersall focused on the role of the mentor, ways of helping and supporting other young people, developing confidence and esteem in others and dealing with issues around bullying.  All the students took part in a range of activities including role plays, team sessions, 1:1 work and looked at areas including confidentiality and empathy.  A great day was had by all . Further information can be found by emailing