We are delivering a Free Leadership Development Programme for female representatives from Governing Bodies of sport and sporting organisations in Northern Ireland. The NGB/Organisation should nominate an applicant and endorse their application. The applicant may be a member of staff or a volunteer who is committed to making a positive impact within their sport. Only one application per organisation may be submitted.

The applicant should complete sections 1 and 2 of the application form and the GB representative should complete section 3. There will be 12 spaces available on this course and candidates will be selected via an application process.

The Leadership Development Programme topics will include:

  • Understanding self
  • Building your strengths – Understanding your network
  • Learning and managing change
  • Resilience for performance; planning my future
  • Developing and Implementing an impact project


Candidates will be required to commit to all sessions and to identify a need for change within their sport/organisation. The organisation is encouraged to support the candidate to make this positive impact within the sport or organisation during and after the course.

The course will run over five Sunday’s from November 2018 to March 2019.  The dates are as follows:

Sunday 11thNovember

Sunday 9thDecember

Sunday 27thJanuary

Sunday 10thFebruary

Sunday 24thMarch

The course will take place at Crown Plaza, Shaws Bridge, Belfast 10.00am – 4.00pm

For further information contact Danielle on 02890383825 or [email protected]

Completed application forms should be completed by 5pm on Wednesday 17th October  to [email protected]


You can download an application here : LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME APPLICATION