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Launching in 2016, the multi-week program will help students ages 11 to 18 validate their ideas and launch their businesses. The Accelerator will partner with a variety of organisations to help participants with coding, mentoring, financial structure. Lighthouse is also focused on engaging parents as key support for these budding entrepreneurs.

Teen Accelerator School Holiday Program - 20 & 21 April 2017

teen accelerator presentation skills 2017An experiential learning program for young innovators aged 11 to 18 years with plenty of fun, game-based immersive activities to cater to all interests.

Knowledgeable facilitators provide a supportive environment where students can step out of their comfort zone and build their problem-solving and communication skills.

Dates:          Thursday 20 April, 9:00am to 4:00pm
                       (Workshop 1: Problem Solving Skills)
                      Friday 21 April, 9:00am to 4:00pm
                       (Workshop 2: Presentation Skills)

Cost:            $99.00 (incl. GST) for 1 workshop, $176.00 (incl. GST) for both workshops

Register:      https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/teen-accelerator-school-holiday-program-tickets-32246303562 


Workshop 1: Problem-Solving Skills - Thursday 20 April, 9:00am to 4:00pm

Covers topics including:

  • Defining (defining the problem, determining the root cause, understanding the scope);
  • Creativity (finding inspiration and generating alternatives); and
  • Decision Making (evaluating and selecting alternatives).

Workshop 2: Presentation Skills - Friday 21 April, 9:00am to 4:00pm

Covers topics including:

  • Content (choosing your topic, organising your talk, telling your story, openings, transitions and closes);
  • Delivery (emotion, language, humour, verbal and non-verbal delivery) and
  • Design (Slides, video, presence and props).


For more information on the Teen Accelerator Program please visit https://www.teenstartupcamp.com.au/accelerator.html