SSaMs – Train the Trainer Materials

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SSaMs – Train the Trainer Materials


The SSaMs Train the Trainer Materials are ready-to-use resources, meant for sports lectures and trainers, which include the session plans and the PowerPoint presentations for each session of the module.

The SSaMs programme provides a clear context and rationale for mentoring work with young males, before moving onto explore mentoring and Positive Youth Development methodology, the role of the mentor, qualities, tasks, boundary setting and safeguarding, life skills, setting goals and outcomes. The resources also explore young males’ mental health and the work of the mentor in reinforcing positive mental health through building resilience.


Education and Training, Gender and Sexuality, Youth


  • Social inclusion

  • Higher education

  • Youth

  • Gender and sexuality


Sports students, disadvantaged boys and young men, sports lecturers, teachers, trainers

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SSaMs – Training Sports Students as Mentors to Improve the Educational Attainment of Boys and Young Men

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