The Challenge Programme

What are the aims of this programme?

The main aims of this programme are to:

  1. enable young people to develop core leadership skills
  2. make the young people understand the importance of effective teamwork
  3. develop key skills for effective project management

What will I learn after completing this programme?

After completing the session, you will learn:

  1. about the core skills of leadership
  2. the necessary skills needed to be an effective youth leader
  3. how to become a reflective youth leader and manage a project effectively

Who can apply?

This is open to young people interested in developing their leadership capabilities. This programme is open to young people aged 18 – 25 years old

What’s involved?

In this programme the young people will take part in a number of activities that will help them to develop core leadership and project management skills. As part of this project the participants will work in teams to develop a project idea which they will then present to a panel of judges. The project must focus on a local issue that they want to improve. The winning team will receive a prize.

Duration

A weekend

How to apply?

Visit the Nida Trust website: www.nidatrust.org.uk