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LEAD - youth leadership program

Youth in the LEAD program

LEAD is the City of Calgary's youth leadership program for students in grades 7 - 12. Participants will meet friends, learn new skills and discover how they can make a difference.

 Earning a LEAD Certificate is fun and gives students credibility, recognition and opportunities at school, work and in the community. Developing and practicing leadership skills opens doors to success in the future!

Program requirements

  1. Completion of nine modules on various aspects of leadership
  2. Completion of 20 hours of practicum experience to put those learned leadership skills into practice. Practicum placements will be arranged by the LEAD program coordinator.

Benefits to participating in LEAD:

  • Youth will acquire lifelong leadership skills and get the opportunity to practice them
  • Youth demonstrate an increase in self-esteem, self-confidence and self-worth
  • Youth become more involved in the community
  • Youth are exposed to and involved in new opportunities and activities
  • Youth are connecting with others and developing meaningful relationships

LEAD Programs

Nature LEAD at Reader Rock Garden, Potato Room, 325 25 Ave S.E.

August 9 to 12, Tuesday until Friday, 9:00a.m. to 3:00p.m.
Register using barcode 366390, register online or call 403-268-3800
Registration start date February 24 2016

If you would like more information please inquire online