An intensive 2.5 day program to provide those who work with youth with facilitation skills and content knowledge to deliver early leadership development programs
• - Learn the Center for Creative Leadership’s (CCL) unique approach to leadership development
• - Review essential leadership models, competencies, and approaches
• - Enhance your facilitation skills by learning, practicing and receiving feedback in a safe learning environment
• - Leave with y
our own Early
Toolkit - Empower
youth to create positive change now
The program includes three main components.
Development: Exposure to CCL’’s essential leadership concepts and an opportunity to explore personal preferences and styles related to leadership (1 day)
Learn How to Facilitate 2 Leadership Development: Building on the Center of Creative Leadership’’s model of leadership
development, grounded in four decades of leadership development research and experience, participants will learn from the leadership development and learning methodology known as The CCL Way. (1day)
Practice Delivery of a Leadership Development Program: The program is capped by a training session in which TOT participants (in trainer group and with support from CCL staff) deliver a module from The Early Leadership Toolkit to a live youth audience with active CCL support and feedback. TOT
lleadership and self-development. Prior experience in training, teaching, or facilitation is helpful.
Who Should Attend
The Early Leadership Toolkit Train the Trainer program is designed for those who work with young people onThe Early Leadership Toolkit
The Early Leadership Toolkit is a flexible and dynamic approach to leadership development for young people. Facilitators can use the kit to create the leadership development and life skills programs that fit the unique needs of their particular group. The toolkit comes with
a set of tools from CCL to enhance self-awareness, communication, meaning-making and create ““learningful conversations.”” These tools include Visual Explorer, Values Explorer, Habitudes, and Global Wisdom Explorer.
Why Leadership Development Matters
Addressing the challenges of today’’s increasingly connected and complex world requires perseverance, creativity, conflict management skills, and the ability to engage, energize, and
Youth around the world have attended CCL’’s early leadership development programs: Burma, Ethiopia, India, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Senegal, South Africa, Sudan, Thailand and across the USA. CCL has worked with youth organizations and educational institutions such as:
•• American Councils for International Education
mobilize people. Leadership development is about unlocking potential to have a greater impact through collective action. Building broader leadership capacity at all levels enhances organizational effectiveness and success in achieving sustained impact.
About the Early Leadership Toolkit
•• Campus Compact ••Cherokee Fund ••Davidson Community College ••Duke University ••Girl Scouts ••Global Citizen Year ••Egerton University
WWe believe in making leadership and life skills development affordable and accessible to all young people. The Early Leadership Toolkit is a low-cost, high-quality effort to provide these development opportunities to young people who might not otherwise get them. We also believe that you know your young people best –– you know what their developmental needs are and you know how to challenge
••Halogen Foundation ••Interfaith Youth Corps ••LEAP Africa ••Rotary
••Tata Institute for Social Sciences ••YWCA ••US Fund for UNICEF
them. With the Early Leadership Toolkit, we hope you will feel even more equipped to create the developmental experiences and programs your youth need.
About CCL & Leadership Beyond Boundaries
The Center (www.ccl.org) is one of the world’’s foremost
g research and training
institutions for leadership
The Center launched the Leadership Beyond Boundaries (www.leadbeyond.org) effort to make leadership development more affordable and accessible in our world.
The train-the-trainer program is being offered in collaboration with BHUMI (http://bhumi.in). BHUMI
works to create an equitable and strife free society by grooming transformational leaders across social and economic classes. BHUMI fellows bring about large scale, holistic and sustainable transformation.
For program fees, timing and registration information, please contact Janet Carlson –– firstname.lastname@example.org