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Workshops for Leaders

LEAD Foundations

Designed for aspiring leaders, those new to a supervisory position or lead hands, the LEAD Foundations Certificate Program delivers the essential skill development needed to transition from an individual contributor to a supervisory role.

Course offerings

Lumina Spark

Lumina Spark provides a highly interactive colourful framework for better self-understanding and helps people identify how to improve their working relationships with others. You'll learn how to develop self-knowledge, build rapport, value diversity, and co-create results.

Insights from Lumina Spark will be woven throughout the remaining Introduction to Supervision workshops.

Length: ½ day

Stepping Up - A Roadmap for Supervisors

Through participation, you'll gain a deeper understanding of the supervisory role, the expectations of the position, the skills and knowledge you will need to be an effective supervisor, and strategies to use in leading others.

Length: Full day

Purposeful Dialogue

Purposeful Dialogue teaches skills for creating alignment and agreement around high-stake, emotional or divisive topics by fostering open dialogue and active listening. By learning how to speak and be heard—and encouraging others to do the same—you'll begin to surface the best ideas, reach the highest-quality decisions, and act on your decisions with unity and commitment.

Length: Full day

High Impact Strategies for Improved Productivity

In this course, you’ll learn how to use proven key principles to prioritize work and routines to simplify your to-do list by:

  • Developing methods to avoid procrastination and increase productivity
  • Managing your virtual environment
  • Gain strategies for SMART goal setting
  • Use key strategies to address work/life balance 

Length: ½ day

Project Management

This workshop provides the foundational tools to plan successful projects by implementing a disciplined process. Project Management isn't only about managing logistics and hoping the project team is ready; it is also about inspiring team members to contribute to the project's success.

Length: Full day

Strategic Conflict Management

In this program you will complete an assessment to determine your preferred style for managing conflict and will learn about other styles, pitfalls, and strategies to effectively manage conflict. You will be introduced to practical models to help you navigate productive conversations and will engage in role play exercises to practice your new skills.

Length: ½ day

High Impact Meetings

This workshop provides practical skills and techniques for preparing for and conducting effective meetings.

Length: ½ day