Leaders people want to follow

The Ridley Centre for Leadership cultivates leaders who are servant-hearted, emotionally intelligent and authentic. Our teachers, coaches and contributors are among the most highly respected and experienced Christian leaders in Australia and are drawn from businesses and business schools, denominational leadership, theological colleges, leading Christian schools and churches.

Our Programs

Our programs build your confidence, capabilities, and character to better serve God’s kingdom as a transformational leader

Graduate Certificate of Christian Leadership

16 Months Part Time

This 16-month part time leader development program promotes deep and lasting growth, leading to a Graduate Certificate in Christian Leadership. This is a course of the Australian College of Theology .


One-Day Skills-Based

Experience high quality, practically-oriented training from outstanding Christian leaders, managers and educators.

Women in Leadership

Two Day Symposium

Taught by talented women this program promotes and supports the leadership journey of women.

In a world of constant change and complexity, curiosity is paramount. Ridley helps shape insatiable learners who remain open to new possibilities, while steadfast to values and integrity.

Expert teachers

We bring together respected Christian leaders from across Australia who bring expertise, experience and credibility.

Practical focus

Knowledge is constantly grounded in experience, illustrated by real life examples, and immediately applicable.

Theologically informed

Leadership and management theory informed by a constant dialog with biblical and theological perspectives.

Deeply transformational

Throughout the program we build the spiritual, emotional and personal capacity of our students which is fundamental to their leadership capability.

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Leader 360 Survey

Get a report on your leadership style with our carefully designed survey. Identify your strengths and weaknesses so that you can target areas for improvement.

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