LEAD NOW! Certifications

Learn to provide guidance and actionable feedback to help leaders grow!

Our LEAD NOW! I and LEAD NOW! II certifications enable you to continually conduct the LEAD NOW! suite of assessments and deliver the LEAD NOW! Experience workshop.

LEAD NOW! Certification

Leadership is critical to an organization’s overall performance and success. The LEAD NOW! Certification Program will guide coaches and consultants through Stewart Leadership’s acclaimed and results-oriented LEAD NOW! Leadership Development Model with its full suite of leadership assessments, books, coaching cards, action planning resources, and training modules.


Stewart Leadership’s LEAD NOW! Program

Our LEAD NOW! Certification Program spans two, half days. All sessions are VIRTUAL.

The program is designed to prepare leaders to fully utilize the LEAD NOW! Self Assessment, 360 Assessment, and the entire LEAD NOW! suite of supporting materials including award-winning books, coaching cards, and action planning resources.

If you’re looking for a way to support your internal leaders or for your external clients with self-awareness and actionable feedback tools, then the LEAD NOW! Certification Program is for you.

LEAD NOW! Model & Assessment Certification

Our LEAD NOW! Certification workshop is designed for development professionals looking to bring the LEAD NOW! Model and assessments into their organization. Individuals with this certification can continually deliver the LEAD NOW! experience to their leadership team as needed. This workshop also includes a certification to deliver feedback on the Self Assessment and all training materials.

Stewart Leadership’s LEAD NOW! Certification Program includes the following materials:


Customizable Kick-off PowerPoint Deck


Assessment Debrief Facilitator Guides


Individual Action Planning Workbook


Stewart Leadership Book Series


LEAD NOW! Coaching Card Deck

LEAD NOW! Part I Course Outcomes

Stewart Leadership builds long-lasting partnerships with those who become certified in our LEAD NOW! Program. Everyone who participates in the program can expect to feel confident doing the following once the course is completed:

Understand the feedback, development, and coaching process for leaders.
Describe the LEAD NOW! Development Model and how it helps leaders achieve both business and people results
Know how to use the LEAD NOW! Development Model, as well as the award-winning Stewart Leadership Book Series and supporting resources
Administer the LEAD NOW! Self Assessment and 360-degree Assessment
Interpret the LEAD NOW! Assessment report results
Facilitate the LEAD NOW! Assessment feedback sessions
Review strategies for individual action plans, coaching, and follow ups

LEAD NOW! Certification Part I

Certification for the LEAD NOW Assessments. All sessions are virtual and take place in just two, half days.

June 7 & June 10, 2021 – Registration Closed
August 17 & August 19, 2021 – Registration Closed
October 26 & October 29, 2021

Leadership Certification Part II Course Outcomes

Part 2 teaches you how to deliver the acclaimed LEAD NOW! Experience Workshop. Based on the award-winning LEAD NOW! Book and Model, this virtual, two-session, train-the-trainer course will teach you the LEAD NOW! training modules and tools to equip, elevate, and engage your leaders and clients.

Learn the LEAD NOW! Experience Workshop content and flow using the LEAD NOW! Experience Workshop Facilitator Guide, LEAD NOW! Experience Participant Guide, Activities & Handouts.
Review both the Instructor-Led and Virtual Instructor-Led versions of the LEAD NOW! Experience and when to use both.
Discuss how to adapt the LEAD NOW! Experience modules (both ILT and VILT) for the needs of your clients.
Learn how to administer the process of setting up the LEAD NOW! Experience Workshop for your clients.
Review strategies for measuring success and increasing learning retention through individual action plans, coaching, customized training, and follow up activities.

LEAD NOW! Certification Part II

Certification for the LEAD NOW Workshop. All sessions are virtual and take place in just two, half days.

November 9 & November 12, 2021   

Ready to Learn More?

Partner with Stewart Leadership to become certified in our LEAD NOW! Program. Learn what it takes to become a leader in a fast-paced work environment, and become equipped to share this knowledge with other leaders in your organization to ensure continued success.