The Youth Leadership Forum saw 300 school students, from across the area, attend RMAS for a day of accredited leadership training. With insprational speakers, such as Andy McNab CBE DCM MM, and a series of brilliant workshops delivered to the students.
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These workshops were delivered by both military and civilian facilitators. From PA Consulting to the NHS to the Youth Exploring Trust.
The leadership training provided is accredited by DigitalMe, part of the City and Guilds group.
The day consisted of an opening address by Brigadier WSC Wright OBE (Commander of Sandhurst), then Andy McNab gave a talk on the importance of education. Finally, Alex Paterson, former senior Army Cadet Force Drum Major with the Pipes and Drums, gave an inspiring speech on how cadets changed her life for the better and gave her purpose.
The students were then divided into groups and conducted three different workshops, both military and civilian.
The teachers and facilitators also had a lunch in the impressive Officers' Mess in New College.