Leadership Certificate

Transition from Follower to Leader

The key to long-term success in any modern organization lies in developing managers who can successfully plan and organize work, and provide effective leadership. This in-class certificate will use experiential learning to guide you to question your fundamental assumptions, beliefs, and values regarding leading people. This training will focus on practical aspects of working with people to obtain their maximum commitment to organizational and personal goals.

Key Skills

This certificate will provide you with the insight and skills to provide leadership and direction for a work group. It will also teach you how to build team commitment and involvement in planning and organizing work.

Who Will this Certificate Benefit?

  • Supervisors
  • Managers
  • Those in leadership roles
  • Individuals with potential to achieve supervisory and management positions

Certificate Courses

Complete 5 of the following courses*:

*Courses may be taken in any order, but we highly recommend taking Understanding Human Behaviour first.

Note: A course description, upcoming start dates, course fee, and the instructor are viewable by selecting each course title above.


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