At the completion of the program, you'll get a reference letter and certificate of completion.
Who can join
The Future Leaders Youth Leadership Program is open to registered City of Surrey volunteers ages 14 to 21.
Testimonials from Past Future Leaders
"The Future Leaders Program is an excellent way to see what it takes to become a program instructor, and the preparation work that needs to go into each class beforehand." —Amy
"If there is one thing I have learned as a Future Leader it is that leadership is more than directing a group of people; it is adapting to the needs of each individual." —Lexi
"For anyone who enjoys working with children and wants to make a positive impact in their lives, I would strongly encourage you to take part in the Future Leaders – Youth Leadership Program." —Megan
5 steps to completion
Steps 1 to 3 can be started on your own. Once they're done, contact Kathy Borneman for information on signing up to complete step 4, the Instructor Internship.
Recommended Coursework (Optional)
I AM Game - If you are interested in instructing sport based programs, I AM Game will give you theory and application to successfully lead sport programs that focus on physical literacy, inclusiveness and social development. Learn more about on the Surrey.ca main site.
To learn more about the Future Leaders' program, contact Kathy Borneman