Planning for our future

On 8 and 9 August, the AILC team came together at HQ on Ngunnawal Country, Canberra, for a 2-day planning workshop. We are so excited for the future of AILC! Read more

CEO update July 2023

Latest news and views from the CEO's desk. Read more

Indigenous leadership training for your organisation

The AILC is unique among registered training organisations (RTOs) in Australia in that we are governed and managed by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander leaders. Read more

Yes to the Voice

The AILC board supports a ‘Yes’ vote in the upcoming national referendum for the Constitutional Recognition of Australia's First Peoples. Read more

Leadership partners

The AILC is proud to be partnering with the Northern Land Council to deliver leadership and mentoring training to Council staff. This partnership is helping the NLC provide a supportive environment for trainees, graduates and other early career participants. Read more

CEO update April 2023

Latest news and views from the CEO's desk. Read more

Callout for scholarship sponsors

Your organisation can make a difference to the lives of aspiring Indigenous leaders! Help fund the AILC's highly successful Leading the Way Scholarship Program to support emerging Indigenous leaders in the communities in which you operate. Read more

Vale Russell Taylor, founder AILC

Sadly, on 8 April 2023, AILC's founding father, Russell Taylor AM, passed away peacefully after a long illness. We pay tribute to his many achievements and tireless commitment to advocating for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples for over four decades. Read more

Calleo Indigenous supporting leadership education

Specialist human resources company Calleo Indigenous is partnering with the AILC to offer Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander emerging leaders an opportunity to further their skills and knowledge through education. Calleo are offering up to ten scholarships per year for study in one of the AILC's accredited leadership courses. Read more

Partnership with Shell Australia

This exciting new partnership will deliver leadership and governance training in Shell's Queensland and Western Australia areas of operation. The programs will be co-designed with communities and delivered by AILC trainers over the next three years. Read more

Leading the Way Scholarship Program

Leading the Way is a scholarship program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and is a partnership between the AILC and our generous scholarship sponsors. The 2023 program has 16 scholarships available for Certificate II and IV in Indigenous Leadership. Read more

CEO Update August 2021

Like so many, I am currently living in lockdown on Ngunnawal Country.  This past fortnight I have drawn inspiration and joy from our Paralympians.  Especially the achievements of four athletes who are not only winning medals but are also breaking records Read more

Anindilyakwa Future Leaders

An update from AILC trainer, Timmy Duggan, on how the Groote Eylandt leadership program is going so far. Read more

Who are Program Leaders?

Meet our Program Leaders! Read more

CEO Update July 2021

Updates and reflections from Robyn Forester, AILC CEO. It's been an incredible month for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander athletes and a thought provoking NAIDOC Week. Read more

Leadership Workouts

Rapport is one of the more powerful tools that we can have in our leadership tool kit.  AILC CEO, Robyn Forester, shares some tips on building rapport. Read more