2018-2019 Programme



Workshop 1 7th & 8th July 2018

Bay of Plenty

Workshop 2 22nd & 23rd September 2018


Workshop 3 24th & 25th November 2018


Workshop 4 2nd & 3rd March 2019


Workshop 5 11th & 12th May 2019


Details & criteria

  • You must be a current SLSNZ member.
  • Participants will be current or emerging leaders at club or regional level
  • Aged between 20 - 35 years.
  • You need to be able to attend all 5 workshops throughout the country
  • You will have aspirations to make a real difference and recognise your need to develop as a leader.
  • Your club must endorse your application and provide a letter of support outlining your suitability to attend the BP Leaders for Life. 
  • SLSNZ volunteers and staff are both eligible to apply.
  • As with most member education, there is a user pays charge.  A total of $400 will be invoiced to your club, the club then have the option of paying for it, or asking the user to pay. 
  • SLSNZ will cover the costs of any flights, travel and accomodation required to attend the workshops. 
  • Once the applications have closed, a short list of candidates will be selected to procced through to an interview stage.  From then, a group of 15 candidates will be selected for this years programme. 


Applications open: Tuesday 17th April 2018
Application close: Sunday 13th May 2018

 Application for the 2018/2019 programme have now closed. 

Further information

Belinda Slement, Member Development Manager
027 233 4014 |  belinda.slement@surflifesaving.org.nz