ISA Launch into Leadership

The ISA Launch into Leadership Academy is a 4-month course for emerging leaders covering leadership basics.

About the Course

Course Content

The ISA Launch into Leadership is designed to cover leadership basics. The course will cover:

  • Starting with Self
  • Organizational Culture 101
  • Managing Time and Energy
  • Communicating for Success


After discussions with the LDA Committee and Education Committee regarding the need for education on foundational leadership skills, the idea for Launch into Leadership begun.

Ready to Apply?

Applications are open! Submissions are being accepted until January 19th.


Course FAQs

The inaugural class of 2023 will be charged a $50 non-refundable application fee and upon acceptance be charged a $800 course fee. Therefore, the course totals $850.

The class will be comprised of up to 30 individuals belonging to ISA member companies who are emerging leaders within their company.

To be eligible for Launch into Leadership, all applicants must be

  • ISA members in good standing
  • Have an employer endorser to sign off on the applicant’s behalf
  • Regularly interact with people as an emerging leader

Somewhat! Launch into Leadership is designed for emerging leaders and Leadership Development Academy (LDA) is designed for emerging executive leadership. While Launch into Leadership is not a prerequisite to LDA, it does serve as a foundation for the curriculum in LDA.

Classes for Launch into Leadership will meet from 8:00AM-11:00AM on:

  • March 21, 2023
  • April 18, 2023
  • May 16, 2023
  • June 20, 2023

Classes will be held at the ISA office on the NW side of Indianapolis.