The Leadership Institute offers three 2-day sessions (February, May and August) leading to the Certificate of Mastery in Diversity & Inclusion. Located in the nation’s capital, this program presents six government-wide competencies for D&I practitioners and managers. They are: 1. Strategic Leadership; 2. Strategic Communication. 3. Building Coalitions; 4. Business Acumen; 5. D&I Measurement/Metrics and 6. Change Management. Prior to enrollment in the Leadership Institute, participants are strongly encouraged to register for courses offered by the Regional Institutes.