Youth reaching youth is the most powerful
resource we have today
Ira Sachnoff's Peer Resource Training, helps
to train and develop youth leaders to stand against tobacco,
boosts positive peer pressure, promotes youth leadership skills,
connects young people to their schools, promotes academic
achievement and gives practical techniques for conflict management,
bully prevention and teen violence prevention programs.
A powerful peer helping program trains young people
with very specific skills to provide services to other youth –
their peers in a well thought out systematic way.
Peer helping programs provides support, prevention, education, intervention,
and referral services to youth by training youth in skills including
communication, decision-making, self awareness, assertiveness and
Peer Resource Training offers over 30 years of expertise
and experience in training youth and adults from across the country.
As a leader in the peer helping movement, our specialties include:
• Workshops, Training and Consulting in Setting
up and Maintaining a successful Peer Helping Programs in Schools
and Community Based Organizations.
• Training Adults and /or youth to provide Peer
Helpers with information and skills that help to address: Violence
Prevention, Peer Tutoring, School Safety, Tobacco Prevention, Peer
Counseling/Mentoring, Conflict Management, School Bullying, Freshman/Buddy
Programs and Peer Education on any issue facing young people today.
Training of Trainers
This two day training is geared
towards any adult interested in setting up a program or who
will be training youth to become peer educators on tobacco,
drugs, violence prevention, alcohol and other health related
issues, co-facilitators of support groups, peer counselors,
peer tutors, peer mediators, peer helpers, etc.
Tobacco Peer Education Teams
In this one-day fun filled interactive
workshop, we will train youth and their advisors to provide peer
education on the dangers of tobacco to students at their school,
or to their feeder schools. We will focus on the latest information
about the dangers of tobacco and their immediate consequences.
a Comprehensive Tobacco Program
In this all day workshop for adults, we will
review how to implement a comprehensive Tobacco Program. In this
workshop everyone will leave with a Plan of Action for their program.
I like to refer to this as Taking your Tobacco program from Paper
Day Youth Peer Education Training
In this training for youth, we will train your
youth in the basic Peer Helping Skills and Information that they
need to act as Peer Helpers.
Don't see the exact training you want for your
staff, your youth or yourself? We will customize a specific training
in the areas and programs you want your youth or yourself trained
and Coordinate your Conference!
Thinking of putting on a Youth Related Conference
for your school, district, county, city, youth group or community?
Peer Resource Training can handle everything from a little "How
to Consultation", to hands on help with planning and booking
all of your speakers, keynote and workshop presenters. Or you can
have PRTC completely manage, coordinate and run your event. Ira
has been responsible for managing over 100 Conferences and Training's
from 20-1,500 people.