NURTURE Top Talent by Investing in GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT

Learn critical leadership skills to advance your career and personal development. Understand your talents and opportunities for growth. Connect with a vital and valuable network of professionals. Leadership Essentials℠ is a leadership skills based complement to the community based flagship program, Leadership Brevard.

A Program for Career Development

LEAD Brevard’s Leadership Essentials℠ is a six-month program for high-potential professionals and their employers emphasizing practical experience and application; the ‘tools’ that participants add to their leadership toolbox as part of their career development. At monthly half-day class sessions, participants sharpen critical skills necessary for effective leadership in their organization. Sessions are led by experienced facilitators and participants will learn and practice the skills of a results-oriented leader.


  • Develop practical skills focusing on results-oriented leadership.
  • Build relationships with a diverse cohort of emerging professionals.
  • Gain a better understanding of personal talents and opportunities for growth.
  • Connect you to a network of Leadership Brevard Alumni and other community leaders.
  • Communication Skills & a CliftonStrengths Assessment
  • Personal Leadership Collaboration
  • EQ – Emotional Intelligence
  • Change Management
  • Strategic Decision Making

Contact Our Full title Leadership Programs & Communications Manager

Candice Barton @ 321-632-8222


  • TUITION:  $1,500. A minimum deposit of $250 is due upon enrollment in order to reserve your seat in Leadership Essentials. The remaining tuition balance must be received in full prior to the first session date, unless other arrangements have been made with LEAD Brevard.
  • LOCATION: The Center for Collaboration Community Room (Space Coast Health Foundation) 1100 N. Rockledge Blvd., Rockledge, FL 32955
  • SESSION TIME: Networking & Continental Breakfast 7:45 – 8:00 AM  |  Content 8:00 AM – 12 PM
  • ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT: If an emergency/circumstances arise which prevents a participant from attending all or any portion of ONE SESSION, the participant may be excused from attending all or a portion of one session. If for any reason a class member misses TWO SESSIONS, he/she will not be eligible to graduate that program year.