We believe in the future of our people, and giving Indigenous people more opportunities to lead in every aspect of Australian life.

Our history

In 2021 the AILC will celebrate 20 years of service. Help us celebrate by sharing your story with us. If you are a graduate, former staff or board member we want to hear from you.



Youth Leadership Program

AILC will offer the Youth Leadership Program during 2020 in four locations across Australia. The course offers young people training to help propel them on their leadership journeys.


Author: Jayden Oakley

Our Impact
An independent KPGM review of AILC course and outcomes found:


Of graduates of AILC accredited programs went on to receive a promotion


Said they felt they were better leaders after taking the course


Average increase in income upon graduation from an AILC course

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Latest news

  • CEO Update December 2020

    Here we are the last newsletter of the year and what a year it has been.  Who’d have thought that 2020 would have brought us drought, fires and an international pandemic.  When the Doc told Marty, “Whatever happens don’t ever go to 2020”, he obviously knew something we didn’t! Read more

  • End of Course Celebrations

    “A good leader listens first and then talks – and it’s about talking from your experience, passion, from your Elders and your pride as an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander person.” Olympian Patrick Johnson delivers good advice to our 2020 course graduates. Read more

Latest events

  • Certificate IV in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Governance Jan 2021

    The Certificate IV in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Governance will build your understanding of the role of governance in organisations. The course will equip participants with a range of skills required to meet their obligations as directors or managers within Indigenous corporations.. Read more

  • Certificate II in Indigenous Leadership

    The Certificate II in Indigenous Leadership is an introductory qualification in Indigenous Leadership. This course will be delivered online. Read more