Prequisites: missions leadership experience and consent of seminar leader
Credits: 6

Recognizing that leaders are trained through a variety of activities nand learning experiences, learning strategies include none-to-one meetings, group sessions, creative intercession, panel discussions, question times, and lectures. Some of the seminars offered in this category are:nnLeadership Development – This seminar is designed for the experienced YWAM leader who is in need of refreshment, renewal and/or is at a transitional time in their leadership experience. Topics include: identity in Christ, clarity of calling and gifts, stages and models of leadership development, leadership style, strategic planning, conflict resolution, team dynamics, and spiritual, practical and servant leadership. A minimum of five years of missions leadership is required.nSlingshot – This leadership seminar is designed so that 18-30 year-old YWAM leaders can embrace the calling, vision and values of the mission. It is often offered in conjunction with key YWAM events, giving students the opportunity to mingle with and learn from seasoned YWAM leaders. Topics include; understanding spiritual leadership, and strengthening godly character and integrity.nYWAM DNA – This seminar is usually 1-2 weeks long and focuses on giving both new and experienced YWAM leadersnand staff the history, values, purpose and unique family characteristics of YWAM, hence the name YWAM DNA. Taught by senior YWAM leaders, often through a storytelling approach.nLTS – These seminars may be offered in conjunction with the Leadership Training School (CHR 345/LTS) or as standnalone seminars apart from an LTS. They are usually 3-6 weeks in length, and deal with many practical leadership and management issues while also training leaders to plan for and carry out the visions from inception to completion.

Upcoming Dates

Course Location Credits Start End
SLAM YWAM Ships Kona 4 01 Aug 2016 26 Aug 2016
LDC Europe Field Office and Leadership Resource Centre 6 24 Apr 2017 03 Jun 2017