Leadership Academy

The Ultimate Leadership Program


You will emerge from this intensive learning experience with a fresh perspective on leadership, strategic business management, and your role in shaping your agency’s future.

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Class size is limited and the deadline for applications is August 1st!

September 6-8, 2017 | October 11-13, 2017 | November 8-10, 2017

IIAO has partnered with IIAT and the University of Dallas Graduate School of Management to collaborate and create a program specifically geared toward your unique needs – the Leadership Academy. 

  • Taught by leading practitioners and highly regarded professors in their respective fields

  • Delivered in three, 2-½ day sessions over three consecutive months  

  • Intensive curriculum consists of 15 segments covering seven key leadership topics.

  • Upon completion, participants will receive a certificate from the University of Dallas Graduate School of Management.

What you will receive...

CE Credits: Up to 30 hours of CE, pending OID approval

The course content provides a solid foundation in leadership and strategic management skills presented by faculty with extensive practical experience working with Fortune 500 companies.

The program includes interactive case studies, exercises and breakout sessions to give real-world examples that can be taken back and applied to day-to-day and long-term responsibilities. Students will complete a 360° Leadership Practices Inventory and receive an individual report with results and interpretation guidelines. Each student will also develop an individual action plan over the course of the program to complete the learning process. An online community will be created to provide a platform for continuing peer relationships developed at the academy.

Upon completion of the program, attendees will earn a certificate from the University of Dallas Graduate School of Management. The U.D. Grad School of Management is the largest graduate program in the Southwest United States and has been delivering practical business curriculum for more than 40 years.

Who is right for the program?

If you are in a management position within your agency, or have aspirations of assuming a leadership role, you can significantly bolster your strategic management capabilities by attending this program.