Winter Leadership Camp 2020

St Gilgen is set on the shores of the Wolfgangsee at the foot of the Austrian alps near Salzburg, it is ideally located to offer an amazing experience to students from all over the world. St. Gilgen International School is working in partnership with the Swiss International Leadership Camp & Academy to offer a Winter camp to develop international students’, aged 10-17, leadership skills through a range of challenging outdoor activities, exciting games and fun workshops.
The Winter Leadership camp is centered around measurable learning outcomes which are integrated throughout the programme. There are a range of outdoor activities from ice climbing to snowshoeing and from biathlon to cross country skiing, during which students develop skills in goal setting, time management, leadership, global citizenship, communication, teamwork and more, all while having the time of their lives.
The programme is specifically designed to combine amazing activities and fun games alongside workshops and evaluations, which has proven to be a powerful tool for developing student learning and leadership skills. In this winter camp they will bring the very best of their winter activities, workshops and learning outcomes together.

Winter Camp 2020 dates are:

Saturday 8th February 2020 to Saturday 15th February 2020.

"Swiss Leadership Academy is a leading Student Leadership organisation with more than 11 years of experience in the education industry."

Leadership Development

A unique experience open to all students between the ages of 10 and 17.
The development of leadership skills is fully integrated throughout the entire one-week camp. All activities are run by experienced experts who will guide students through fun challenges, workshops, games and outdoor activities in the beautiful Austrian countryside.
At the end of each activity students participate in a review, in addition to receiving a certificate and overview of personal achievements and learning plan at the end of the camp.

"Learning by adventure with a fun and activity packed programme & expert trainers"

Full meals and boarding is provided to all students, using the state of the art facilities at the St. Gilgen International School boarding campus and excellent local restaurants providing an authentic community experience.

We serve Austrian cuisine as well as international dishes, and all meals are made from fresh ingredients. Salads, vegetables and fruit are always available, and vegetarian, religious and any other special diets can be catered for.


We welcome students between 10-17 years old.


One week full boarding – €2000
Mandatory insurance fee for all students – €150

The fee is all inclusive and covers the entire programme packed with activities, as well as pick up from and drop off to Salzburg Airport and the Salzburg train station if required.


The main language during camp is English and a basic day to day understanding of English is sufficient. Students will improve their English throughout the camp in a natural way.


Enrolment open

Winter Leadership Camp 2020