Frequently Asked Questions on Extreme Ownership

Extreme Ownership Academy takes the leadership principles taught by Echelon Front, packages them into a scalable, cost-effective model, and provides our clients direct access to EF leadership instructors.

Bring the EF leadership principles to your organization for the fraction of the cost of bringing an Instructor on site.

General FAQ


What is Extreme Ownership Academy?

Extreme Ownership Academy is Echelon Front’s online leadership training platform. It consists of: 

  • Weekly Discipline quick-hitting video content—Leadership Primer, Question of the Week—and weekly Immediate Action Drills 
  • Extreme Ownership Academy triweekly Zoom webinars with Q&A for direct engagement with Jocko, Leif and the Echelon Front Team
  • Brigade leadership forum and virtual connections with other leaders in many different industries across the U.S. and dozens of countries around the world, that we call the Brigade
  • Foundation Courses 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?

Join any of the Extreme Ownership Academy Live Zoom webinars held multiple times per week to ask your questions directly via Zoom or in Zoom chat and get answers. Additionally, you can ask questions in the Leadership Forum to get insights from other Extreme Ownership Academy leaders in the Brigade as well as from Echelon Front instructors.


When are the Extreme Ownership Academy Live webinars held?

Currently,Extreme Ownership Academy Live sessions are hosted three times a week, Monday/Wednesday/Friday. We plan to add additional weekly Extreme Ownership Academy Live sessions with more instructors, like JP Dinnell and Dave Berke, hosting. We also envision Extreme Ownership Academy Live sessions for specific industries to address the most relevant leadership topics for a particular industry group based on demand signal.


How often is the new Extreme Ownership Academy content released?

New Weekly Discipline—Leadership Primer, Leadership Immediate Action Drill (IAD) and Question of the Week—will be available each week. We put out new content via Extreme Ownership Academy Lives tri-weekly, every Monday/Wednesday/Friday. Additionally, we are building more Foundation Courses to expand the library. The new courses match the topics in each chapter of EXTREME OWNERSHIP and THE DICHOTOMY OF LEADERSHIP to complement and enhance the lessons shared in the books, increase understanding and aid in application to your world.


Can I receive a certificate of completion, and how is that received?

There is a certificate of completion available at the end of the Extreme Ownership module that can be downloaded and printed.


Can Academy be easily accessed on a smartphone or tablet?

EF Online 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?

The cost to Echelon Front is per user, which requires us to charge per user.


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

Extreme Ownership Academy is designed for the individual to be able to execute the training. We do offer the training for groups and businesses wanting to provide Extreme Ownership training at scale to their team. Taken as a team, you can build a team culture around Extreme Ownership. 


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. 


Payment FAQ


Are there discounts available when purchasing multiple seats for my team?

Current Extreme Ownership Academy pricing is deeply discounted and does not allow us to offer further discounts on pricing per seat. We do offer Echelon Front Instructor-led webinar with your team as part of a package for larger team purchases of 100 seats or more.

Does the team package include the same content that is included in the individual package?

Depending on number of seats purchased, we can add team specific virtual leadership presentations and Q&A with Echelon Front instructors. We are currently building the capacity to customize training modules for specific enterprise clients, which will be available soon at additional pricing.

When does the renewal payment incur?

Renewal payments happen on the same day each year that you purchased Extreme Ownership Academy.

Refund Policy

We do not offer refunds for Extreme Ownership Academy however, subscribers can cancel their subscriptions at anytime.

Cancelling Your Account

If you have technical or sales queries, do not hesitate to contact us. If you feel the platform does not fit your needs, you are free to cancel your subscription at any time. We'd love to hear your feedback or reason for cancelling. Please share your feedback with our support team at