In-class Leadership Courses



Coaching for Success

A great manager is a great coach. Featuring a solid foundation of success for building techniques, Coaching for Success will show you how to get more from people than they ever thought they could give using the tried-and-true method of coaching. You will learn the essential practice for improving performance and realistic approaches for motivating employees, positively influencing human performance, and evaluating performance outcomes.

May be applied toward the Leadership Certificate.

Morning refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

There are currently no upcoming dates.

Getting More Life Out of Your Time

“Until we can manage time, we can manage nothing else.” - Peter F. Drucker

Make time for time management and it will be the best investment you will ever make. Rather than focus on 'tools', we focus on the essential 'habits' and 'attitudes' you need to make the most of your time. Increase personal productivity and 'get more life out of your time'.

Using the Time Mastery Profile, produced by John Wile & Sons, Inc., you will examine how you currently use your time in 12 critical areas and you will take home personalized, customized time management strategies to conquer procrastination, master paperwork, establish clear goals, and much more.

Note:  This course requires the completion of an online questionnaire prior to the course. Details and a URL will be emailed to registrants.

May be applied toward the Leadership Certificate.

Morning refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

There are currently no upcoming dates.

Leading People to Effectiveness

What does the word 'leader' mean to you? Using the Everything DiSC® Work of Leaders Profile* we will focus on tangible steps directed at leading a group or organization toward desired outcomes.

Based on eighteen (18) powerful leadership best practices, Everything DiSC® Work of Leaders delves deeply into the process of leadership, improving your understanding of yourself and your leadership style. You will explore the most fundamental work of leaders: creating a vision, building alignment around that vision and championing execution of the vision.

Note:  This course requires the completion of an online questionnaire prior to the course. Details and a URL will be emailed to registrants.

* Everything DiSC® Work of Leaders is a registered trademark of John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

May be applied toward the Leadership Certificate.

Morning refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

There are currently no upcoming dates.

Managing the Opportunities Provided by Conflict

Conflict is natural, and, if embraced, it has an untapped potential for igniting innovative change. If ignored or handled incorrectly, conflict can unleash a destructive force within your organization. Worry not! Wherever you are in the conflict cycle, it’s never too late to affect change.

This course utilizes the powerful Everything DiSC® Productive Conflict profile to help participants improve self-awareness around conflict behaviors. Rather than focus on a step-by-step process for conflict resolution, you will learn techniques to curb destructive behaviors and effectively respond to conflict situations. The course features an exploration of DiSC® in a conflict context, provides an opportunity for you to explore destructive conflict responses, and offers a method for making more productive choices in response to conflict.

Learn to:

  • Appreciate how your style of handling conflict affects the people around you
  • Learn how to “catch” yourself when going down a destructive conflict path
  • Learn how to reframe a conflict situation and choose more productive behaviors
  • Build a common language in the organization around appropriate conflict behavior

Note: This course requires the completion of an online questionnaire prior to the course. Details and a URL will be emailed to registrants.

May be applied toward the Leadership Certificate.

Morning refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

There are currently no upcoming dates.

Strategic and Business Planning

In our time-crunched world it is sometimes difficult to plan for today, let alone tomorrow, and the many tomorrows to come.However, as a supervisor or manager, you are required to look to the future and plan for tomorrow. So, why not attend this course, and you’ll be well on your way to a successful tomorrow.

Learn to:

  • establish and communicate your vision.
  • determine your values.
  • launch your mission.
  • create your overall goal and setup your immediate goals.
  • establish strategies, measures, and follow-up.
  • develop and take home a solid action plan customized for your organizational unit.

May be applied toward the Leadership Certificate.

Morning refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

There are currently no upcoming dates.

Team Building and Team Dimensions

A team challenge doesn’t have to be challenging. Begin to appreciate the value of teamwork and understand the synergy that a well-organized team creates. With the Team Dimensions Profile®, produced by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., learn to identify the most natural team role for each individual on your team and give them added appreciation for the contributions of others. Use this knowledge to build team unity, foster innovation, and reduce project cycle time. Highlights include making team decisions, resolving the ‘innovation dilemma,’ clarifying roles, and fostering the characteristics of high performing teams.

Note:  This course requires the completion of an online questionnaire prior to the course. Details and a URL will be emailed to registrants.

May be applied toward the Leadership Certificate.

Morning refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

There are currently no upcoming dates.

The Art of Negotiation

Deal or No Deal:  Why not negotiate? Develop the skills, knowledge, and attitudes required to negotiate with the best of them. Combining case studies, hands-on small group activities, and an opportunity to practice comparing Traditional Negotiation with an Interest Based approach, this course will prepare you for any real life situation where your wants and needs conflict with others. Leave with the knowledge and methods to negotiate with your acquaintances, your friends, your family, your employees, your co-workers, and even your boss.

May be applied toward the Leadership Certificate.

Morning refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

There are currently no upcoming dates.

Understanding Human Behaviour

The most successful people in this world have one thing in common: They understand people. You can too! With the EverythingDiSC Workplace Profile® (produced by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.) and a few simple steps, you can improve your interpersonal effectiveness and emotional intelligence, communicate more effectively with others, build stronger working relationships, and increase your performance in both your professional and personal life.

Note:  This course requires the completion of an online questionnaire prior to the course. Details and a URL will be emailed to registrants.

May be applied toward the Leadership Certificate.

If you are planning on completing the Leadership Certificate, we highly recommend this course be taken first.

Morning refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

There are currently no upcoming dates.