At events and conferences, FFA members hone leadership and character development skills that apply to real-life situations.
212 degrees is temperature at which water boils. The 212° conference takes students to the boiling point of leadership. Themes for the conference are virtues, growth and collaboration.
360° takes students full circle through chapter leadership development. Attendees will learn how to develop action plans for their chapters from every angle. Themes for this conference are action and influence.
The New Century Farmer conference is for college students who are committed to pursuing a career in production agriculture. Attendees must apply in order to be invited to the conference. Those selected attend a series of workshops lead by industry leaders on topic such as: the global agriculture marketplace, farm financing, consumer trends and managing risk.
Following election, state officers embark on a journey of growth, leadership and service directed through 11 key areas of focus. While each state’s journey features customized variations, the National FFA Organization supports states and their officers through a blended learning model that includes face-to-face training experiences, digital and print resources, and online education through the State Officer Academy—all of this to guide in the development of world-ready leaders.
WLC is the ultimate leadership experience for FFA members. It provides hands-on experiences that help attendees learn how to apply leadership skills to real-life situations. This conferences focuses on personal development, diversity, advocacy and service. There are seven, one-week sessions each summer.