Future Leaders

This is an innovative course where teenagers can develop the professional and personal skills they need to become talented leaders in the future, all in the context of the English language. During this course you will learn the fundamentals of how to present yourself and your ideas so that you can influence those around you positively.

Who is this course for? 

This course is for people aged 16-19 who are aspirational and passionate about the world they live in and want to drive innovation and change. You are interested in the challenges that our communities and global businesses face, and you want to be an active voice in shaping the future.


At the end of the course you can expect to: 

  • Know essential English vocabulary and expressions
  • Have improved your overall reading, writing, listening and speaking English skills 
  • Be confident when communicating
  • Negotiate more successfully 
  • Network confidently 
  • Have developed a good awareness of communication across cultures
  • Have developed your entrepreneurial skills

Course content 

This course covers such subjects as: 

  • Business vocabulary and expressions
  • Working across cultures
  • Leadership and effective communications 
  • Teamwork
  • Critical thinking
  • Meetings
  • Negotiating 
  • Making suggestions and influencing people
  • Brainstorming and planning
  • Time management, prioritising, delegating and problem-solving
  • Personal branding and CV
  • Presentations and pitching 
  • SMART goals
  • Global digital marketing
  • Case studies of real scenarios
  • Project work in teams

Everything in this course is practical and you will see the impact of your new skills immediately.  

During the course you can also join our social events and practise your social conversational skills.

Included in the fees

Fees include training plus:

  • All course materials and resources
  • Online social programme 
  • Detailed end of course progress report
  • Access to LSE Online for 3 months after the end of the course
  • location Online
  • students Maximum group size: 10
  • age Age: 16-19
  • duration Minimum duration: 1 week
  • time Hours per week: 10
    09.00 – 11.15 (UK time) Monday to Friday (2 hours with a 15 minute break)
  • dates Start date: every Monday from 21st June to 20th August
  • price £250 per week
  • timetable Click here to view sample timetable

English Level

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9

Level 1 (Beginner)

I do not speak any English.

Level 2 (Elementary)

I can say and understand a few things in English.

Level 3 (Pre-Intermediate)

I can communicate simply and understand in familiar situations but only with some difficulty.

Level 4 (Low Intermediate)

I can make simple sentences and can understand the main points of a conversation but need much more vocabulary.

Level 5 (Intermediate)

I can speak and understand reasonably well and can use basic tenses but have problems with more complex grammar and vocabulary.

Level 6 (Upper Intermediate)

I speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.

Level 7 (Pre-Advanced)

I speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.

Level 8 (Advanced)

I speak and understand very well but sometimes have problems with unfamiliar situations and vocabulary.

Level 9 (Very Advanced)

I speak and understand English completely fluently.