Based at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, the Centre for Army Leadership has a combined military and academic team of leadership theorists and practitioners. Our mission is to maintain leadership excellence across the British Army and keep it at the forefront of leadership thinking.
Our Leadership Speaker Series brings international, national and British Army leaders and leadership thinkers to an Army audience. Speakers come to share their knowledge, ideas, research and experiences of leadership.
Please take a look at our Leadership insight articles written by leadership experts and practioners, they are ideal professional education for anyone interested in improving their leadership.
Our Digests give you a summary of the best leadership publications of the last period.
As part of our mission to improve leadership in the Army and keep it at the forefront of leadership thinking, our events and publications stimulate debate and discussion about leadership amongst all ranks of the Army.
Serve to lead The British Army's leadership philosophy
The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst has been the home of British Army officer training since 1812, and is now the home of Army leadership. The Centre for Army Leadership is based in Robertson House, named after Field Marshal Robertson, the only soldier in the history of the British Army to enlist as a private soldier and rise through the ranks to Field Marshal.
SO1 Leadership - Lt Col Justin Baker RA
SO2 Leadership - Maj Paul Mcfarland MC Royal Irish
Director of Research - Prof Lloyd Clark BA MA FRHS FRGS
Leadership Warrant Officer - WO1 Sarah Cox RLC
Our team fuses practical Army leadership with academic leadership theory. If you want to book an academic or military speaker for your event email:
Enthused by leadership? Do you want to develop your skills and understanding?
Are you interested in engaging other Army Junior and Senior Non Commissioned Officer in leadership activity on our behalf? Want to access some amazing limited audience events or have dinner with top speakers? All these opportunities are available early next year.
Secondments are 6 months in length and must be through your Chain of Command with their approval. Email us to request further details.
The CAL Leadership Activists will be invited to a Bespoke Study Day on Thursday 28th March 19.
The day will consist of workshops, speakers and presentations which will help in enhance the leadership skills and knowledge.
It will provide them with tools to take back to their units and networks.
Fancy becoming a Leadership Activist, get in touch.