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Leadership courses

Our high profile leadership training programmes cater to the different stages of your leadership journey, and are instrumental in fulfilling your leadership ambition. Our leadership courses cover a range of topics including finance, resilience, corporate governance and communication.

All courses are live virtual classrooms and can be delivered in-house.

Virtual leadership classrooms

Advanced finance business partnering

This leadership course will give you a practical understanding of the skills required to be a great business partner and how to apply them in the workplace.

Board readiness – for new and aspiring directors

This highly interactive leadership training course focuses on personal performance to help prepare you for the reality of operating at board level.

Building resilient leadership

This team leadership course provides you with the tools, practical advice and space to reflect allowing you to develop your own leadership style and strengthen both your personal resilience and that of your team.

Introduction to corporate governance

Examine the principles of corporate governance in the UK and how they should be applied with this corporate leadership training course.

Leading change in the finance function

This course introduces a planned approach to leading change. Delegates benefit from a deeper understanding of the emotional responses to change and how to cope better with them – for themselves and for their teams.

Leadership in a digital world

This one-day workshop provides a highly interactive, fast-paced, practical insight into how to become even better at leading in a digital world.

Leading hybrid teams

In a rapidly evolving environment, effectively leading teams that are split between remote working and onsite in office working is a critical skill for finance leaders. This virtual team leadership training workshop will provide you with the skills to keep your team motivated, productive and cohesive.

Managing performance - how to give effective feedback

Find out how to give meaningful feedback that immediately drives better motivation and performance.

Non executive directors (NED) training and certification programme

A practical leadership training and certification programme designed to provide current and aspiring NEDs with the knowledge and understanding to carry out their roles effectively.

The high performing board director

A corporate leadership course to increase your confidence in your ability to influence fellow directors and become a truly exceptional board member.

Understand and communicate across the generations at work

This course looks at the strategies managers can use to unite multi-generational teams.

Additional courses available for in-house delivery

For more information on how you can run any of the below leadership training courses for your team or to find out how they can be tailored to your company, please email academy@icaew.com.

Develop a world-class business partnering function

Understand what world–class business partnering looks like and how to communicate it.

Finance function optimisation and transformation

Overcome the challenges of legacy processes, systems and structures, while ensuring your finance teams develop the necessary skills.