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 September 2020

    Reflections on a 'sporty' month. We've all been enjoying reminiscing about the great Cathy Freeman and her history-making win at the 2000 Sydney Olympics 20 years ago. We've also been shaking our heads at the very poor decisions by Netball Australia and the Brisbane Firebirds. Read more

  • Alumni Profile: Gordon Cole

    "One of the things that I enjoy most about my work is seeing people and communities thrive to be the best they can be to maximise their untapped potential", says NAIDOC Business Award winner and AILC alumnus, Gordon Cole. Read more

Latest events

  • Introduction to Indigenous Leadership Sept 2020

    A four-part webinar series designed to introduce participants to the principles of Indigenous Leadership Read more

  • Certificate IV in Indigenous Leadership

    The Certificate IV in Indigenous Leadership is an accredited course and will be delivered through a mixture of online and face-face learning from September - December 2020 Read more