English for Transformational Leadership
Expand your horizons with an English course designed for the leaders of tomorrow
Improve your English and have fun doing it. Learn the English communication skills of a transformational leader. In this course, you’ll gain confidence in writing, comprehension, and speaking skills. You’ll focus on the leadership specific vocabulary needed to achieve your goals.
Approx. 12 Hours to Complete
All languages welcome!
Up to 16, working in groups of 4 or less
Whatever your level. Wherever you are. English communication skills for the leaders of tomorrow.
Get hands-on experience listening and speaking through weekly virtual lessons. You’ll gain confidence by practicing in small groups. An initial English proficiency exam assures you’ll be in a group that challenges without overwhelming you.
Plus, you’ll get access to one-on-one instruction for the topics you find most challenging. With such a focused approach to English, you’ll be surprised how much you can improve. But the benefits of this course aren’t just limited to leadership. The English skills you gain will help you land exciting job opportunities, travel the world, or feel more comfortable moving to an English-speaking country. No matter your goals, this course will have a tremendous positive impact on your life.
Dynamic English Instruction that focuses on what’s important to you
Learn the crucial English vocabulary surrounding leadership. Each lesson is designed to maximize your value by teaching skills you can use immediately in other Global Leadership Academy courses . You’ll gain confidence in your ability to use your English skills for transformational leadership.
Give yourself an advantage with a certificate from an American University
Stick out from the crowd with a certificate recognizing your hard work and English communication skills. Whether applying to college for the first time, graduate school, or your first job, this certificate will show you have the skills to be successful.
Other Universities can charge more than $1,000 for similar programs. Choosing to learn with iLEAP and Western Washington University gives you a world-class education for an affordable price. Yet you’ll still get small class sizes and personal attention. It’s an incredible opportunity to gain a critical skill needed for future success at an incredible value.
Flexible scheduling to meet the demands of your busy life
Complete this course in as little as three weekends. There are multiple course start dates so you can easily pick the best time for you. Virtual group lessons are 2.5 hours or less, helping you gain valuable skills quickly without interrupting your life. You’ll complete additional coursework during the week whenever it works best for you.
English for Transformational Leadership Course Overview
Group Video sessions on Saturday and Sunday (1 to 2.5 hours each)
- Weekend 1: Saturday and Sunday
- Weekend 2: Saturday and Sunday
- Weekend 3: Saturday
Additional coursework completed offline.
Recommended for: young adults with low-intermediate or intermediate English proficiency
Why Learn with iLEAP and Western Washington University?
- Outstanding Faculty from Around the World
- Designed for Non-Native English Speakers
- Global Community for Collaboration and Networking
- Real-World skills to help achieve your future goals
- Certificate from an American University
- Personalized Attention
English for Transformational Leadership is led by instructors from Western Washington University
The ETL course is a collaboration between iLEAP and Western Washington University. ETL instructors come from the WWU Intensive English Program (IEP) and have years of experience teaching and working across cultures and, most importantly, know how to nurture and facilitate learning within each individual participant.
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(Last revised 10/14/20)
GL101 is a hybrid learning course that nurtures leadership in young people and equips them with the strategic tools for transformation needed to address the challenges of the 21st century. GL101 approach to leadership emphasizes skills-building in self-awareness, agility/adaptability, global mindset, empathy, and discernment.