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Second Vice District Governor Training Program Materials


  • Workshop Pre-assignments: The pre-assignments are available in the Lions Learning Center (LLC). The online courses can be accessed through the Lions Learning Center (LLC). Instructions on how to access the LLC can be found here.
    • Second Vice District Governor Orientation
    • Global Action Team Overview 
  • Instructor Preparation Guide 
  • Evaluation

Required Sessions:

Program Overview
Success Through Teamwork
Working with Your LCIF Coordinator

Elective Sessions:

Communication Skills
Impromptu Speaking Skills
Meeting Management
Technology and the 2nd Vice District Governor
Global Membership Approach Overview Presentation

Required Sessions - Descriptions and Materials:

Program Overview

This session introduces the purpose and structure of Second Vice District Governor Training Program, establishes a comfortable adult learning environment and effective training atmosphere, and evaluates the knowledge gained during Phase 1 of the program.

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Success Through Teamwork

In this session, second vice district governors will learn about the benefits of teamwork, the five characteristics of successful teams, and the challenges that can occur in team environments.

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Working with Your LCIF Coordinator

This session will focus on identifying specific ways for the second vice district governor to support the LCIF district coordinator as he/she works to further the mission of the Lions Clubs International Foundation.

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Elective Sessions - Descriptions and Materials:

Communication Skills

This session will provide second vice district governors with an understanding of the communication process, the skills of an effective communicator, and strategies for     promoting communication throughout their districts.

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Impromptu Speaking Skills

In this session, second vice governors will recognize the benefits of impromptu  speaking, learn tactics for thinking under pressure, and practice strategies to develop a speech within minutes.      

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Meeting Management

This session will focus on developing meeting management skills and will provide the resources second vice district governors can use if called upon to preside over a district cabinet meeting or support and advise clubs on effective meeting management.   

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Technology and the 2nd Vice District Governor

As a district officer, you should promote the use of Lions digital products to enhance and grow the service impact of your clubs. These products offer a wide variety of tools, resources and data. While curriculum resources are not currently available for this session, second vice district governors are encouraged to review the following web-based resources prior to your training event: 

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Global Membership Approach Overview Presentation

The Global Membership Approach combines a strategic process and a set of resources to stimulate membership growth throughout the organization. Second vice district governors should participate in all Global Membership Approach training sessions. Review the Overview Presentation as an introduction to the approach and how it will shape district goals from year to year.

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