Total Leadership Library

Our Total Leadership library has everything for emerging leaders in the AEC Industry. We’ve got you covered with Workforce Development training, learning Time Management and System’s Thinking, and Emotional Intelligence.


Industry Recognized Instructor

Each course in the Total Leadership Library is presented by Brent Darnell, an industry-recognized authority on emotional intelligence and people skills in highly technical environments.


AEC Focused

All of the courses and learning examples are geared toward emotional intelligence and soft skills in the AEC industry.


Beyond Technology

Go beyond the technology, and learn about the human elements affecting the success of modern-day project delivery.

The Most Advanced Platform

Global eTraining’s interactive course training reaches students with varied learning styles through text, audio, demonstrations, exercises, and videos, engaging all the senses and anchoring learning with action. GeT courseware integrates all of these because 61% of learners require a combination of learning styles to learn best, while only 17% benefit from any single style.

Sample Lesson: Starting a New Architectural Project

Leadership Courses

The Total Leadership Library covers all of the necessary topics of emotional intelligence and people skills so that your people will thrive in these collaborative projects.

Brent Darnell

About Your Instructor

Brent earned his Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech in 1981 and began his own construction career. He was an MEP Coordinator and Senior Project Manager on complicated projects like the Brook Army Medical Center and housing for the 1996 Summer Olympic Village. Because of these first-hand experiences, Brent speaks with a deep understanding of his audience and the problems they commonly face. His passion is to transform the industry into one that is more collaborative, more relationship driven, and more fun.

The impact of Brent’s unique programs spans the globe and his clients include Skanska, Kiewit, Balfour Beatty, Clark, Manhattan, McCarthy, Heery, Beck, Barton Malow, Batson Cook, Granite, Brasfield & Gorrie, Jacobsen Construction, the AGC, ABC, DBIA, COAA, CMAA. He is also an adjunct professor at Auburn, Penn State, and Virginia Tech, teaching emotional intelligence and people skills to their technical students.

Communication Skills

Head to Heart: Daily Emotional Experiences

Innovation, Creativity, and Problem Solving

Introduction to Emotional Intelligence for the AEC Industry

Presentation Skills: Increase your Presence and Influence

Primal Safety: Motivate people to make safe decisions

Relationship Skills: High Performing Teams

Stress Management and Peak Performance

Time Management and Lean Principles

Workforce Development: Attract and Retain the Best People

Empower your talent today.