Sign In   |   Careers   |   Contact Us   |   Cumberland College Privacy Policy
logo
Featured Programs

Red Cross Standard First Aid/C.P.R./AED Combo

This comprehensive program includes instruction on the prevention, recognition and treatment of life-threatening emergencies plus certification in CPR as well as an introduction to AED.   L...

Agriculture Sciences Certificate

If you’re interested in studying agriculture, but you only want to commit to a year, then our General Agriculture Certificate program, offered through our partnership with Lakeland College, is f...

Adult 12

  The ABE Level 4/Grade 12 program is provided with credit from the Province of Saskatchewan through the Ministry of Education. Cumberland College submits official records and transcripts of a...

Early Childhood Education Working Towards Your Diploma (2021-2025)

Young children making the transition from home to child care or preschool need an enthusiastic, positive role model. They need someone dedicated to encouraging learning and growth. They need … ...

General Business Diploma

This General Business program over 2 years will provide you with a solid business foundation and prepare you for various employment opportunities. Your skills will be based around accounting, finance,...

Electrician Applied Certificate

Want to jump into the construction workforce? Check out the Electrician Applied Certificate program. At just 17 weeks long, it provides the basic knowledge and skills you need for an entry-level job. ...

Health Care Cook Certificate

Cooks in health care are in demand. The Health Care Cook program is designed to prepare cooks for work in health care settings, such as hospitals, long-term care homes, personal care homes, and privat...

Industrial Mechanics

Industrial Mechanics is an applied certificate program. It provides knowledge and skill development in installing, servicing, repairing and overhauling machines which produce industrial goods. You ...

Office Administration

This program provides knowledge and skill development related to the business office environment, with an emphasis on computer applications. Instruction is augmented by projects that will give you a h...

Disability Support Worker Certificate

Do you like working with people? Do you believe everyone has the right to live life to the fullest? The Disability Support Worker program offers the training you need to be a community service worker,...

Drone Pilot Certification - Basic Operations

This 2-day course prepares you for Transport Canada's Basic Operations drone Pilot Certificate.  The online exam is included and takes place on Day 2, but is optional for those taking the cou...

Advanced Leadership Certificate


Program Start: 25 January 2023 - In Session
Location: Online
Credit Granting Institution: U of R

Overview:

Take your leadership skills to the next level with the Advanced Leadership Certificate.

Join a cohort of professionals on a life and career changing journey to develop and enhance the skills and competencies that define what it is to be a strong leader. This program takes an immersive look at both your personal and professional leadership paths and leads to powerful insights.

Discover your unconscious bias, how to nurture empathy and quality relationships, improve team building and strategic thinking, and manage stress and increase resiliency. Your leadership transformation will be enhanced by one-on-one professional coaching, the EQi 2.0 assessment tool that dives into Emotional Intelligence, along with in-depth classroom learning and cohort support.

Certificate highlights:

  • EQ-i 2.0 assessment
  • One-on-one coaching
  • Co-hort learning
  • Journey mapping and action planning
  • Immediately applicable skills

The certificate is comprised of a kick-off session, five modules and closing presentation that are scheduled bi-weekly in a single semester. Students complete the certificate in four months as a class from start-to-finish and must commit to all of the dates.

Students who complete the Advanced Leadership Certificate gain in demand skills and become University of Regina Alumni.

Course Descriptions

Advanced Leadership Kick-Off (Required) - Jan 25 8:30am-12:00pm

Module 1 -  Feb 7-8 8:30am-12:00pm
Understanding yourself is an important step to becoming a better leader of others. In this module, you will learn to distinguish between your core and aspirational values. As you explore your unconscious bias and consider your leadership blind spots, you will learn how to become a more authentic leader by leveraging your emotional self-awareness. You will reflect on where you have come from, what you have learned along the way, and how to apply this as you define your ideal future state as a leader. Your enhanced self-awareness will provide the foundation for heartfully engaging in the succeeding modules.

Module 2 - Feb 21-22 8:30am-12:00pm
Now that you are more comfortable with your authentic self, the focus turns to developing a personal vision and goals. As you become aware of patterns, you will apply self-perception to shift the balance of power from old internal thoughts to a new more self-aware and assured internal state of thinking. You will practice using self-perception to assertively express thoughts and feelings and consider how others view the situation. You will also learn how to communicate your feelings in constructive and socially acceptable ways while recognizing how to balance your independence to gain empowerment without alienating others. By the end of the module, you will have a personal vision and the skills to practice building your self-esteem, self-confidence and assertiveness techniques.

Module 3 - Mar 7-8 8:30am-12:00pm
Learn how to build more meaningful relationships in a way that builds trust, loyalty and motivation. You will discover the impact your communication style has on others and whether you are achieving the results you intend. You will learn to appreciate the importance of an empathetic leader; recognizing and acknowledging the emotions of others and how to effectively manage your emotions in response. By the end of the module, you will appreciate the importance of being a socially responsible leader, and inspiring others towards a greater purpose for your organization or community.

Module 4 - Mar 21-22 8:30am-12:00pm
Apply a decision framework for next steps in your personal leadership journey. You will discover how your individual approach to risk influences your decision-making process. As part of the module, you will become familiar with decision analysis and problem-solving frameworks to gain skill and comfort in making strategic decisions. You will practice adopting alternative perspectives as a means of understanding innovation and anticipating risk. By the end of the module, you will have defined your next steps and an appreciation of how transformational leadership can improve the quality of team decision-making.

Module 5 - Apr 4-5 8:30am-12:00pm
Is stress something to worry about or can it be a tool to improve performance and help you accomplish more? This module helps you to identify and manage triggers of stress in yourself and others. You will gain an understanding of leadership and workplace factors that influence individual stress and learn how your personality can impact your perceptions of stress, and your approach to managing it. You will learn coping approaches, along with strategies to improve personal resilience. By the end of the module, you will be able to recognize different approaches to stress management and coping, how resilience is created, and some of the more successful approaches to managing stress in everyday life.

Closing Presentation -  Apr 12, 8:30am-12:00pm

Requirements:

  • Meetings and Modules: 5 modules (two half days each) and 2 meetings (each a half day) for kick-off and closing
  • Number of hours: 45.5 class hours + take home work
  • Achievement: Advanced Leadership Certificate
  • Note: The Professional Leadership Certificate is no longer a prerequisite
Tuition: $3,750*
*Note: Tuition, Books and Supplies, Health and Dental amounts are approximate, based on last year's program and may change at anytime.

Notes:

*GST will be added to the tuition cost.

x
This website is using cookies. More info. That's Fine