Extreme Ownership Academy

ON-DEMAND LEADERSHIP COURSES

JOCKO WILLINK & LEIF BABIN AUTHORS OF
THE NY TIMES #1 BESTSELLER, EXTREME OWNERSHIP

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IMPROVE YOUR TEAMS PERFORMANCE

Take your team beyond the concepts in Jocko Willink and Leif Babin’s #1 New York Times bestselling book and turn the principles of Extreme Ownership into practical skills that your team can use in every capacity to solve problems and drive results.

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IMPROVE YOUR TEAMS PERFORMANCE

Take your team beyond the concepts in Jocko Willink and Leif Babin’s #1 New York Times bestselling book and turn the principles of Extreme Ownership into practical skills that your team can use in every capacity to solve problems and drive results.

LEADERSHIP AT EVERY LEVEL

PRACTICAL RESULTS

Build and maintain strong relationships

Work cross-functionally to accomplish the mission

Prioritize daily tasks as well as long-term strategic initiatives

Empower others to solve problems and lead

Communicate effectively up, down, and across the chain of command

Subordinate your ego in support of the broader mission

Simplify plans and be more efficient

Make decisions amidst uncertainty and chaos

Customers reviews

“As we're nearing year-end, I can look back and be grateful we did not have to lay anyone off or reduce salaries but also grew 20% from last year while going through one of the toughest years of our company."
Ryan Vong
“I appreciate the honesty and candor that occurs here...Not all are easy questions… but things get discussed, not brushed under the table. It's open, direct and I find that refreshing and inspiring."
George Yioulos
"To EO Academy - You guys are amazing! - Love how you guys truly care and help!"
Neel Young
Getting great feedback from the team, and starting to see changes in how people are taking ownership…this training is worth its weight in gold.
Steve Anders

LEARN FROM THE AUTHORS OF EXTREME OWNERSHIP

DECORATED, COMBAT-PROVEN VETERANS WITH EXPERIENCE IN BUILDING, TRAINING, AND LEADING HIGH-PERFORMANCE WINNING TEAMS.

JOCKO WILLINK

Jocko Willink is a retired U.S. Navy SEAL officer and co-author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win. Jocko spent 20 years in the SEAL Teams, starting as an enlisted SEAL and rising through the ranks to become a SEAL officer and commander of the most highly decorated Special Operations Unit of the Iraq War. Jocko returned from Iraq to serve as Officer-in-Charge of training for all West Coast SEAL Teams. There, he spearheaded the development of leadership training and personally instructed and mentored the next generation of SEAL leaders who have continued to perform with great success on the battlefield.

LEIF BABIN

Leif Babin is a former U.S. Navy SEAL Officer and co-author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win. Leif served thirteen years in the Navy, including nine in the SEAL Teams. Leif returned from combat and became the primary leadership instructor for all officers graduating from the SEAL training pipeline. There, he reshaped SEAL leadership training to better prepare the next generation of SEAL officers for the immense challenges of combat.

LEAD. WIN.

KEY BENEFITS OF EXTREME OWNERSHIP ACADEMY FOR TEAMS

TEAM WORK

Improve the collaboration and coordination of your organization’s work in cross-functional teams so that your entire organization focuses on achieving your business goals. Eliminate mixed goals and initiatives that distract from the end-result your organization wants to achieve.

GOALS

Often an organization’s goals get left behind for individual departmental and brand objectives. With our teams-based training, every individual learns to lead with clarity, focus, and action to achieve your organization's goals.

LEADERS

No bad teams, only bad leaders. Everyone is a leader, and leadership is the solution to all of your problems.

LEAD. WIN.

KEY BENEFITS OF EXTREME OWNERSHIP ACADEMY FOR TEAMS

TEAM WORK

Improve the collaboration and coordination of your organization’s work in cross-functional teams so that your entire organization focuses on achieving your business goals. Eliminate mixed goals and initiatives that distract from the end-result your organization wants to achieve.

GOALS

Often an organization’s goals get left behind for individual departmental and brand objectives. With our teams-based training, every individual learns to lead with clarity, focus, and action to achieve your organization's goals.

LEADERS

No bad teams, only bad leaders. Everyone is a leader, and leadership is the solution to all of your problems.

A GATHERING OF LEADERS

MEET FOR LIVE DISCUSSIONS WITH LEIF, JOCKO, AND THE LEADERSHIP TEAM

The weekly LIVE sessions provide participants direct access to the Echelon Front Cadre of instructors, including Jocko Willink and Leif Babin, who offer insight and guidance on how to best handle your leadership challenges.

Talk through your specific leadership challenges and how to resolve them.

Determine the root cause of the issue at hand and how to mitigate it in the future.

Address the problem and solve it for the good of the entire organization.

LIVE TRAINING WITH ECHELON FRONT

MEET FOR LIVE DISCUSSIONS WITH LEIF, JOCKO, AND THE LEADERSHIP TEAM

The weekly LIVE sessions provide participants direct access to the Echelon Front Cadre of instructors, including Jocko Willink and Leif Babin, who provide insight and guidance on how to best handle your leadership challenges. These sessions will help you identify your problems, build a solution, create a plan to implement, and get your problems solved. Extreme Ownership LIVE sessions enable you to:

Talk through your specific leadership challenge

Determine the root cause of the issue

Address the problem and solve it

TRAINING

Online training that guides every member of your team in the principles of leadership

  • Preloaded with 20+ hours of Foundational Leadership Training
  • Instructor-led Virtual
  • Training Sessions Weekly
  • Onboard and Track Team Progress
  • Weekly Leadership Primers
  • Weekly Immediate Action Drills
  • Leadership exercises
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THE IMPLEMENTATION PROGRAM

STRENGTHEN YOUR TEAM BY BUILDING EXTREME OWNERSHIP INTO YOUR CULTURE

  • ROLE PLAY EXERCISES
    TEAM DISCUSSION
  • LEARN => REFLECT => ASSESS => ENGAGE program to learn how to LEAD and WIN

The Implementation program progressively elevates participants’ effectiveness by diving deeper into the principles enabling leaders to:

  • Achieve greater insight and understanding of Extreme Ownership
  • Learn how to apply the principles in real life and test practical knowledge
  • Accelerate learning through role play demonstrations of the right and wrong application of these principles
    Guide actions in practical, everyday implementation to solve problems

Throughout the training participants will learn how to:

  • Build and maintain strong relationships
  • Work cross-functionally to accomplish the mission
  • Communicate effectively up, down, and across the chain of command
  • Simplify plans and be more efficient
  • Prioritize daily tasks as well as long-term strategic initiatives
  • Empower others to solve problems and lead
  • Subordinate your ego in support of the broader mission
  • Adapt to changing environments
  • Make decisions amidst uncertainty and chaos
  • Take ownership and solve problems, in business and in life

Frequently Asked Questions

Most frequent questions and answers

What is Extreme Ownership Academy?

Extreme Ownership Academy is Echelon Front’s online leadership training platform. It consists of free, quick-hitting video content—Leadership Primer, Question of the Week—and weekly Immediate Action Drills. It also provides access to free courses and podcasts that help you improve your leadership skills. The Extreme Ownership Academy weekly Live Sessions allow for direct engagement with Jocko, Leif and the Echelon Front Team. All of our Premium Courses provide longer-form video instruction and application exercises that teach the leadership lessons we learned in combat and apply them to business and life.

What Courses are Currently Available?

Please visit the courses page for more details.

What kind of direct engagement can I expect with Jocko, Leif, JP, Dave and the Echelon Front Team?

Jocko, Leif, and the EF Instructor Cadre join the Academy LIVE sessions every Monday where you can learn and ask questions and get answers in real-time via Zoom. 

IS A CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION AVAILABLE? HOW DO I RECEIVE IT?

There is a certificate of completion available at the end of the Extreme Ownership and Dichotomy of Leadership Foundation Courses that can be downloaded and printed. Each Leadership Strategy and Tactics course contains a certificate of completion to share with your boss or show to your friends.

How often is the new Extreme Ownership Academy content released?

Join any of the Extreme Ownership Academy Live Zoom webinars held weekly to ask your questions directly via Zoom or in Zoom chat and get answers. New courses will also be released throughout the year.

When are the Extreme Ownership Academy Live webinars held?

Currently, Extreme Ownership Academy Live sessions are hosted weekly on Mondays at 1:00 PM Central Standard Time.

Can Academy be easily accessed on a smartphone or tablet?

Extreme Ownership Academy can be viewed on all mobile platforms, although some functions will perform better on a laptop or desktop computer.

How long does it take to complete each training module?

Our Foundation Courses required 25-60 minutes to complete the full module. Leadership Primer, Question of the Day and Immediate Action Drills are 2 -3 minutes in duration. EF Live webinars with Q&A are 60 minutes in duration.

How many users can log into the account to use the online training?

Every account is free to create, and only one person can be associated with one account. Any content that is purchased is only authorized to be used by the person who owns that account.

Is Extreme Ownership Academy designed for the individual or meant for groups?

Extreme Ownership Academy is designed for both individuals and teams. Quickly create an account and start exploring the content for yourself and/or navigate to the Teams page to start creating accounts for your team.

What are the system requirements?

Supported Desktop Browsers

  • Microsoft Edge
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Safari

Supported Operating Systems

  • Microsoft Windows 8 (or higher)
  • OSX (Last two major releases)

Browser Settings

  • JavaScript must be enabled
  • Third-party cookies must be enabled localStorage must be enabled
  • TLS Version: 1.2

What browser does Extreme Ownership Academy work best in?

On a laptop or desktop we recommend Firefox or Safari.

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