This programme is designed to

 

  • Give young people the confidence and knowledge to lead their peers thus learning life skills
  • Train young people in aspects of effective leadership, ranging from teaching skills to motivating their peers
  • Guide young people through the stages of team development
  • Provide mentoring of potential leaders

 

The programme will involve the following elements:

 

  • Team building skills
  • Listening to others
  • Negotiation and resolving conflict
  • Ethical decision making
  • Managing small groups
  • Planning and problem solving
  • Encouraging others
  • Leadership as service

 

The following hands-on activities will be part of the programme:

 

  • Practical team building sessions
  • Small group leadership
  • Leading games
  • Assisting in walks and expeditions
  • Discussion and reflection times with instructors and their own peers

 

Trainees will take part in an initial assessment and on-going assessments will be carried out, in conjunction with an instructor, to ensure that the programme is being effective in the life of the trainee.

Please contact us if you are interested in this leadership programme.