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Schedule

Leadership West Volusia is a twelve-week program beginning in February and ending in May. Sessions are scheduled on a weekly basis, and usually occur in the morning. The program opens with an orientation reception and is then followed by an out-of-town weekend retreat devoted to personal leadership development. Classes meet at various locations around western Volusia County with on-site visits to many of the areas being studied. Examples of topics include the following:

  • History and development of the area
  • The criminal justice system
  • Local and state government
  • The educational system
  • Leadership development
  • Health care
  • Economic development
  • Current and projected issues

Leadership West Volusia will conclude with a graduation and recognition ceremony on Wednesday, May 22, 2013.

Session Schedule

Tuesday, February 25

Reception and Orientation Session

5 - 7 p.m. Instructional Hours: n/a

Friday, February 28 - Sunday, March 2

Weekend Retreat, P.L.D. Session I

Instructional Hours: 10

Tuesday, March 4

Public Speaking and County History

8:30 a.m. - Noon Instructional Hours: 3

Tuesday, March 11

Growth Management

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Instructional Hours: 4

Tuesday, March 18

P.L.D. II

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Instructional Hours: 4

Tuesday, March 25

Criminal Justice

8:30 a.m. - Noon. Instructional Hours: 3.5

Thursday, April 3

Local and State Government

8:30 a.m. - Noon. Instructional Hours: 3.5

Tuesday, April 8

Economic Development

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Instructional Hours: 4

Tuesday, April 15

Media and Current Issues

8:30 a.m. - Noon. Instructional Hours: 3.5

Tuesday, April 22

P.L.D. III

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Instructional Hours: 4

Tuesday, April 29

Education

8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Instructional Hours: 4.5

Tuesday, May 6

Quality of Life, Volunteerism and Parks & Recreation

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Instructional Hours: 4

Tuesday, May 13

Community Health Care

8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Instructional Hours: 4.5

Wednesday, May 21

Graduation

6 - 9 p.m. Instructional Hours: n/a

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