Powerful Youth


Summer programs at Brookes Shawnigan Lake are offered through a partnership with Powerful Youth. This includes the Global Leadership Academy, the Best of BC Tour, and the Leadership Eco-Venture to Lima, Peru.

Please visit the Powerful Youth website for more information on the programs they offer.

Overview of Summer Programs

Global Leadership Academy

Global Leadership Academy
A transformative 2 week long leadership training program that redefines what youth are capable of doing! Using the power of experienced based learning, the Global Leadership Academy will teach youth leadership through team challenges, workshops, speakers, service and field trips, and helping them develop their own purpose-driven D.R.E.A.M. Service Project. Also included is 6 months of 1 to 1 follow-up coaching online.

This program will be offered at our sister school in Cambridge, UK. Visit the Powerful Youth: GLA United Kingdom for more details.

2018 Program dates (Canada):
June 24 – July 7 | July 15 – July 28 | August 5 – August 18
2018 Program dates (UK):
June 24 – July 7 | July 15 – July 28 | August 5 – August 18

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Junior Leadership Academy

The Junior Leadership academy explores similar topics to the GLA but is adapted for younger students. Focus is given to developing personal responsibility, exploring new areas of interest, and learning what it means to be passionate about something.

This program will also be offered at our sister school in Cambridge, UK. Visit the Powerful Youth: GLA United Kingdom for more details.

2018 Program dates (Canada):
July 15 – July 28 | August 5 – August 18
2018 Program dates (UK):
July 15 – July 28 | August 5 – August 18

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Best of British Columbia Tour

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As a top destination in North America this is a great add-on to your Leadership Academy experience. Victoria and Vancouver have so much to see it will easily impress even the most traveled tourist. Victoria is a breathtaking city with so much to see, do and eat. From whale watching on the open ocean, to meeting with first nation artisans, to feeding friendly harbor seals, Victoria offers a unique crossroads of cultures. We then proceed to visit Vancouver City exploring everywhere from the artistic and fascinating Granville Island to the vast and beautiful Stanley Park. Vancouver was ranked as the #1 best city to visit by US News for a reason!

2018 Program dates, including GLA/JLA:
July 15 – August 4

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University Preparation (Canada)

In this value add-on to your Leadership Academy experience, get great tips on SAT preparation and writing your university entrance essay. Then visit beautiful Victoria and Vancouver for some sight-seeing and visit the University of Victoria, the University of British Columbia and Simon Fraser University to take admissions tours.

2018 Program dates, including GLA:
June 24 – July 14 | July 15 – August 4

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