Youth Leadership Training

“It falls upon a generation to be great”
Nelson Mandela

Whether you run a small community group, are part of a national youth charity or overseeing an apprentice or graduate programme, Dare2Lead’s range of Youth Leadership Training can help you.

“Dare2lead have the courage to nurture and support the next generation. They have the credentials and authenticity to offer a genuine service. I commend them for their efforts and outcomes”
James Cathcart, Chief Executive, British Youth Council

Our Youth Leadership Training is proven in helping emerging leaders and young people unlock their leadership potential. We combine expertise on leadership and confidence tools with real authentic experience of youth engagement. This helps us to create inspirational, high-impact and tangible training that positions young people for success. All our training is highly experiential, interactive and based on our ICI model – INSPIRE, CHALLENGE, INFORM

“Authenticity, integrity and passion for the work shone through and really inspired our young leaders to up their game.”
Terry Ryall, former CEO vInspired

Our sessions are youth-led, with genuine young leaders involved in the design and delivery of the courses. Dare2Lead have built up our reputation over 15 years in the youth leadership sector by working with clients including:

  • vInspired
  •  British Youth Council
  •  The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award
  •  National Council Voluntary Youth Services (NCVYS)
  •  Centrepoint
  •  Save The Children
  •  Model United Nations
  •  Lancashire Global Education Centre
  •  Sri Lanka Ministry of Youth
  •  Students For Europe Summits
  •  JobCentre network
  •  Commonwealth Youth Exchange Council
  •  Scottish Youth Parliament (SYP)
  •  Commonwealth Youth Forum
  •  Various local authorities
  •  YouthLink
  •  Youth Scotland

70% of unemployed young people who took part in the Dare2lead employment training on the Isle Of Man have now successfully managed to get full time Jobs.

Our training sessions can include:

  • Introduction to Leadership and Identifying Your Style
  •  Understanding Authentic Leadership
  •  Youth Leadership and Wellbeing
  •  Communicating with Impact (Verbal, Body and Written)
  •  How to run a Campaign and Community Change
  •  Political Awareness and Citizenship
  •  Effective Public Speaking
  •  Influencing & Negotiation Skills
  • Youth Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
  • Employability, CV Writing and Job Searching

Programmes can last from half a day to a long-term package of sessions. We focus all our energy on ensuring we provide an experience that is unique, connects with young people and gives them the self-belief and skills to dare to lead long after the training has finished!

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“I have participated in four or five Dare2Lead courses now, and I can honestly say, they have changed my life.”
Anthony, Stockport

“Thank you so much, you are amazing and motivational, keep up the good work, I learnt how to dare2lead from the best”
Mark Boyle, England

“I have been to many workshops and yours was by far the best I have ever attended – and I know the view was shared by everyone. Dare2Lead are an inspiration and I really enjoyed talking to you”
M. Iqbal, Manchester