Youth Leadership Programs


See our selection of youth leadership programs. Programs include Leader-in-Training and Counsellor-in-Training.

To see additional details or to register for a youth leadership program, please select one of the below programs.‚Äč

Learn more about our youth leadership programs.

For more information on our summer camps, or to view the Summer Camp Booklet, visit Oshawa.ca/Camps.

Leader-in-Training

Ages: 12 to 14 years

Gain a variety of leadership skills in a fun and exciting recreation environment. Skills include program planning, child/group management, leadership techniques, games/activities, and planning and communication skills. The course consists of in-class theory and lessons, as well as a chance to use skills learned in a camp atmosphere.

Counsellor-in-Training

Ages: 14 to 16 years

Gain a variety of leadership skills in a fun and exciting recreation environment. Skills include program planning, child/group management, leadership techniques, games/activities, planning and communication skills. Youth will learn how to prepare a resume, participate in an interview, and will be certified in Standard First Aid & CPR-C. The course consists of one week of in-class theory and two weeks of hands-on experience at camp locations throughout the City of Oshawa. Transportation to and from the program and placement sites is the responsibility of the participant.