CAPA 2 - Leadership

Course Description

Aboriginal communities and organizations need senior Administrators and managers who can provide effective organizational and strategic leadership in pursuit of community/organizational goals.  This course provides the opportunity to acquire a comprehensive background in the theory and practice of leadership. This on-line course includes seven units which cover key aspects of leadership in an Aboriginal context.

Lesson 1 - Leadership Essentials
Lesson 2 - Values are Powerful Leadership Tools
Lesson 3 - Leaders are Role Models
Lesson 4 - Organizational Practices that Create Leaders
Lesson 5 - Leading Effective Teams
Lesson 6 - Community and Organizational Governance
Lesson 7 - Governance Meetings (Chief & Council and Board of Directors)

This course covers the following:
  • Leadership styles, characteristics of a leader, core functions of leaders, key leadership competencies, effective leadership skills
  • Identification of values, organizational mission and vision, strategic goals and standards, achieving organizational goals
  • Leading, guiding, directing and motivating staff
  • Governance (Chief & Council and/or Board of Directors): what it is, roles and responsibilities, relationships, continuing improvement, informed decision making by governing body Integration of community perspectives in decision making
  • Conducting effective meetings with Chief and Council and/or Board of Directors
  • Creative and innovative management
  • Leadership theories and techniques

Course Fees:

  • Members: $575 (plus applicable taxes)
  • Non-members: $695 (plus applicable taxes)
  • Order required textbook below


Required Textbook

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Leadership 2.0
Publisher: TalentSmart
ISBN:  13: 9780974320694

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