Exceptional leadership is a deeply unique and personal thing

Our programs help you and your team/organisation:

  • Become a more experienced leader
  • Learn how to lead with and without authority
  • Create value for your organisation to make it a better world
  • Support the broader role of your business and its impact
  • Build strong networks across sectors and industries
  • Gain a wise and well-balanced perspective for exceptional leadership
  • Build the knowledge to make big picture decisions, with real-world impact
  • Develop the tools, drive and mindset for organisational and personal success
  • Create connections with others to ensure the right people and partners are there to make it happen
  • Use all of this to imagine a better world through an holistic approach to exceptional leadership

Why do our graduates consistently describe our leadership programs as "life-changing", "transformational" and the best professional development they have undertaken?

Because not only do our unique development programs draw on the best leadership development research and practice from around the world; they also include both horizontal (technical skill development) and vertical development (increasing the capacity to learn) opportunities and activities. Vertical learning and acquired diversity occur through exposure to new and diverse experiences, people and ideas.

This combination of a rigorous leadership framework, specialist facilitation team, access to an extensive range of diverse guest speakers, interactive and engaging adult learning techniques, self-reflection and peer support, provide a unique development experience with enduring impact.

Read more about our unique approach to leadership development.


Customised Programs

Leadership Victoria can work with your organisation, board or business association to develop a tailored program to meet the development needs of your organisation.

For maximum impact, we can tailor and deliver our leadership development, facilitation, mentoring, NFP board and other services and programs to your team, organisation, board; or through your peak body or association, by arrangement.

Duration, scheduling and content of sessions will be determined in consultation with you. Contact us for more information.

2018 Williamson

The leadership experience for the leaders of tomorrow.

This rigorous year-long experiential program includes an opening and closing residential retreat, a series of monthly workshops and seminars, evening sessions, field trips to regional Victoria and Canberra, and a formal program graduation.

Muslim Women's Leadership Initiative

Leadership Victoria and the Islamic Council of Victoria are proud to announce the Muslim Women’s Leadership Initiative.

Igniting Leadership Program

Are you ready to lead? Explore the essentials of leadership; and gain the insights, critical skills, strategies and confidence to move from team member to effective leader for improved personal, team and organisational performance. Be inspired, challenged and supported to identify your strengths and how to leverage them for leadership impact. You won’t look back.

Finding Your Leadership Edge

Finding Your Leadership Edge is a two-day intensive which provides a practical, proven and simple framework to work on your most complex, real-life leadership challenges.

New and Emerging Communities Leadership Program - Series 3

Join leaders from new and emerging communities across Victoria to build your leadership skills and contribute to your community. Leadership Victoria’s unique leadership program, with a blend of guest speakers, interactive activities and networking opportunities, will provide a rich development experience with long-lasting benefits for participants and the community.

African Leadership Development Program 2017

African Leadership Development Program (ALDP). The ALDP provides an outstanding opportunity for emerging African Australian leaders to develop their leadership skills in order to contribute to community development.

Folio Community Leadership Program

Senior leaders, step out of your comfort zone. Join the Folio Community Leadership Program, a seven month experiential program for senior leaders.

Developing Self, Leading Others

Develop your self-awareness, expose yourself to new ways of thinking, and create behavioural change to develop your skills as a leader.

Leadership for NFP Boards: our approach

Applying your leadership skills in an NFP board role leverages your specialist professional skills and experience to make a significant impact. Technical skills of board members are important; but it's leadership skills which enable board members to understand how to fulfil their board role. Leadership Victoria has a unique offering in developing high performing NFP boards through exceptional leadership. We offer a range of outstanding open enrolment NFP board leadership programs, as well as tailored board programs and consultancy services for boards on request. 

Customised Board Evaluations

Leadership Victoria (LV) offers a range of Board Development and Support Programs to support NFP boards achieve the vision and mission of their community organisations.


Through the LV Foundation and the support of Pitcher Partners, Leadership Victoria offers a limited number of scholarships for not for profit (NFP) staff and directors to undertake programs to develop their ability to lead and manage within their organisations and within the broader community.


Our coaching services are a powerful and effective way for leaders to gain insights into self and fast track their development; and are available to individuals, teams and organisations in one-on-one or small group sessions. Coaching can be delivered within the context of leadership development programs or as a stand alone program.

Psychometric Profiling

We offer a range of in-house psychometric profiling, 360 Degree Assessment and other feedback services to assist and support your leadership development or coaching programs. We work with you to determine the most appropriate instrument to meet the objectives of your self, your team’s or your organisation’s requirements.

Terms & Conditions

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2017 Williamson Community Leadership Program

The leadership experience for the leaders of tomorrow.

This rigorous ten-month experiential program includes an opening and closing residential retreat, a series of monthly workshops and seminars, evening sessions, field trips to regional Victoria and Canberra, and a formal program graduation.