Develop rising talent for the next level of leadership.

Position skilled managers for a leadership role by equipping them with strategic leadership skills and a powerful network of peers.


Build your leadership credentials with FOCUS Training's Elevate Institute. This course is ideal for experienced managers to advance their career into senior management. Participants build a strong network of professionals in the regional business community and develop strategic leadership skills.

  • Fast-paced curriculum designed by leadership experts

  • Engaging live training sessions

  • Convenient blended learning model

  • Individual performance coaching included in tuition

Trusted by industry leaders to deliver real growth.


Companies like Charter Manufacturing, Johnson Controls, and Uline know that a strong leadership pipeline is an essential competitive advantage. They are among dozens of successful organizations that trust their top talent to FOCUS Training

Our curriculum, formerly available only to those organizations with resources to build an in-house class, is now accessible to every emerging leader through the Elevate Institute.


Leading at the next level requires a new tool set.


To succeed at a strategic level, experienced managers need additional skills including:

  • Enterprise thinking

  • Change leadership

  • Culture management

  • Talent development

  • Executive communication

The Elevate Institute delivers tools and frameworks that can be applied immediately to your teams and departments. Participants gain critical perspective from their diverse and talented cohort of peers.