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
Required Sessions - Descriptions and Materials:
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.
- Instructor Guide
- Handout: 2nd VDG Training Review
- Handout: 2nd VDG Training Review - Answers
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.
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.
Elective Sessions - Descriptions and Materials:
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.