Coláiste na bhFiann has developed a leadership structure that is at the core of all the activities run by the organisation. The aim of the Acadamh Cinnireachta is to engage and inspire young people to maximize their potential to become successful and confident youth leaders. Young people are taught the importance of responsibility. This is integral in every young person's personal development and adds further to their skills profile.
The Acadamh Cinnireachta provides a number of courses which focus on the following key leadership and life skills:
Students are introduced to the leadership structure on the course. The Bainisteoir does this by giving them certain responsibilities to carry out on a daily basis which help with the running of the course. It is an opportunity to give students recognition for efforts made.This introduces all students to the idea of working as part of a team and the importance of it for the effective running of the courses.