2019-2020 Programme



Workshop 1 6 & 7 July 2019

Bay of Plenty

Workshop 2 21 & 22 September 2019


Workshop 3 23 & 24 November 2019


Workshop 4 7 & 8 March 2020


Workshop 5 9 & 10 May 2020


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 accommodation required to attend the workshops. 
  • Once the applications have closed, a short list of candidates will be selected to proceed through to an interview stage.  From then, a group of 15 candidates will be selected for this years programme. 

Applications for the 2019/2020 programme

Applications open: Monday 12 April 2019
Application close: Friday 27 May 2019

Further information

Brad O'Leary, National Member Development Manager
021 190 1432 | brad.oleary@surflifesaving.org.nz