ILM International Young Leaders Award


Program Description

Training the leaders of tomorrow

The ILM Accredited Leadership Programme is a two-week programme, designed to provide the young leaders of tomorrow with training that will develop their leadership and professional English Language skills. The programme will consist of seminars, discussions, and workshops that tackle the key issues faced by today's' leaders and develop English language skills appropriate for business and work.

The ILM accredited Young Leadership Programme introduces students to the international community of which all leaders are a part and the ways in which changing social, and economic conditions shape the role a leader plays within the context of current affairs.

Who should attend?

  • This course is for university and college students aged between 18-25 who have an interest in Business, English, and History, and would like to gain a recognized Leadership and Management qualification. You should have good English language skills, although you can get additional support for your English.

Key Benefits of the Course

  • You will achieve the ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership & Management which has international recognition and confirms your potential for leadership and management positions
  • Successful completion of this programme will enhance your CV and your business profile
  • You will have an opportunity to network with young professionals and potential business managers from many different countries
  • You gain an understanding of English culture and business

Increase your skills in the English language

the end of the programme you will be able to...........

  • understood the key issues facing business and leadership today and in the future;
  • advanced their analytical, presentation and debating skills, both written and oral in English
  • improve the ability to work individually, as part of a small group and as a class;
  • developed leadership skills such as debating, preparing and delivering speeches and managing others.
  • Improve confidence in public speaking
  • Provide a deeper understanding of important world issues.
  • Critical thinking,
  • Developing arguments, applying persuasive techniques, and expressing their ideas to convince any audience, both verbally and written in English
  • Meet and communicate with others from diverse backgrounds
  • Gain an understanding of English life and culture
  • Develop English skills - (option to undertake English exams - at an additional cost)

Course Structure

You will be required to complete a programme of leadership seminars and business English. You will cover the following subjects as part of this programme.

  • Developing Yourself as a Team Leader

    Problem-solving and Executive Decision-Making

    Creativity, Innovation, and Change

  • Understanding Leadership - leadership theory, styles and practice

    Delivering Business Presentations & Business English

    Leading Your Work Team


As part of your programme, you will be required to complete assessments to gain this internationally recognized qualification. You will be involved in delivering business presentations, participating in a team challenge, discussions, written assessments and a team project in order to gain successful certification.

Resources and Support

As part of this course, you will be provided with the essential requirements for success!

You will be allocated an experienced and expert Leadership E-coach who will provide support and guidance throughout your course, and will be your main point of contact. Your tutor will give you all the support, feedback and guidance you need to successfully achieve this qualification. You will also be provided with access to a range of resources, both online and hard copy materials. As part of the course you will receive complimentary ILM studying membership, the benefits of which include:

  • Complimentary subscription to Edge magazine, the Institute's leadership, and management magazine
  • The Ci Zone, free access to a suite of interactive career development tools and resources.
  • The Resource Centre brings you the access to latest leadership and management thinking through a free online catalog of e-books, business books summaries and thousands of e-journal articles.
  • The LearningZone has over 400 digital learning resources covering essential management and leadership topics, many of which have been mapped to directly support learners on the ILM programmes.
  • Full access to the ILM Insight – where managers, leaders, HR professionals, training experts,
  • academics and opinion-formers come to network, share advice and find hot topics and research.


“I really loved the whole experience! Thank you, Sheron and the team for making me feel so welcome”
University Student – Hong Kong

“This was such an immense experience, I learned so much in two weeks, and London felt like home!”
Engineering graduate - Spain

“This was very great for me, I learned a lot, and was very happy to be in London”
Business Student - UAE

Last updated Aug 2018

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