Find focus in your leadership development objectives

The Introduction to Leadership (ITL) course is an eight-week long, self-paced free online course through which emerging women leaders complete a series of exercises that help them focus on their leadership development objectives and reflect on their personal and professional goals.

ITL in More Detail

Language: English

Format: Online

Time Commitment: Approx. 2 hrs per week (16 hrs over 8 weeks)



The Introduction to Leadership (ITL) course is open to all nationalities. Anyone who identifies as a woman, is over 18 years old, and has leadership and changemaking ambitions is welcome to register.





Throughout the 8 weeks, ITL course participants will have access to reflective exercises anchored on our bespoke leadership model. They will also have the opportunity to connect and network with other coursetakers from around the world. By the end of the course, participants will develop at least two SMART goals aimed towards their leadership development.


Lessons include:

•  Defining Your Leadership Purpose
•  Goal Setting
•  Self-Management Skills





The ITL is a gateway to joining Wedu’s global leadership opportunity of over 5,000+ women leaders and gender equity allies from diverse industries and 90+ countries.


Graduating from the ITL online course also opens opportunities like access to life-long mentorship through the Rising Star programme and education funding through our Future Income-Sharing Agreements (FISA).

Invest in your leadership development today. Be part of our global community by taking the Introduction to Leadershipe online course!