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Leadership courses are popular among those seeking to enhance their leadership skills and ability, seeking leadership positions, or perhaps looking for a change of career. There are plenty of leadership courses located at high quality educational institutions around the world, giving students many options in a variety of locations and experiences that can promote professional development and personal growth.

Some of the highly sought after leadership courses are in specializations such as executive leadership, management development, women’s leadership, strategic leadership, and non-profit leadership. Options for leadership courses range from a few days to several months depending on the specific programs and requirements, and courses often include a certificate or diploma.

You can learn more about the options for leadership courses below. Browse the programs or narrow your search using the search boxes above. Take the next step towards your goals today!

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Short Courses in Management

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)
Campus Full time 4 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

LSBF’s four-day short courses in management are designed to provide you with specific industry knowledge. You can choose from a wide range of courses: Business Innovation, Management Consulting and Project Management, Strategic Business Planning, Strategic Leadership and Change Management and Supply Chain Management. [+]

Best Course Studies in Leadership 2017. Short Courses in Management LSBF’s four-day short courses in management are designed to provide you with specific industry knowledge. You can choose from a wide range of courses: Business Innovation, Management Consulting and Project Management, Strategic Business Planning, Strategic Leadership and Change Management and Supply Chain Management. You will soon be able to apply what you’ve learned to your current workplace, or use your new knowledge to boost your CV. Course Requirements Education - Undergraduate degree or equivalent Higher Education qualification, or relevant work experience English language – Common European Framework (CEF) Level B2* or equivalent (all teaching and learning materials are provided in English only) *Please note those with a B1 level of English and relevant proof of further study will be considered. [-]

Course in Cultural Intelligence

Bermuda College
Campus or Online Full time Part time 2 - 6 days November 2017 Bermuda Hamilton + 1 more

Bermuda College now posits an additional factor. Our research identifies the intercultural perspective as another important factor to consider when managing change in today’s workplace environment: Environmental, Political, Intercultural, Sociological, Technological, Legal, Economic. Hence, the acronym that heralds our Trademark Programme is EPISTLE™. [+]

How our program differs… Historically, Workplace Diversity programmes have focused on building awareness of and appreciation for differences in race, ethnic origin, gender, and religious preference. Beyond awareness and appreciation is the need for skill-building in intercultural relations. Our research identifies the intercultural perspective to be, perhaps, the most important factor to consider when managing relationships in today’s global workplace. Our research builds upon the foundations laid by CQ Pioneers Earley, Ang, & Tan (2006), Bucher (2008), and Livermore (2011). To that research, Ridley-Smith (2015), has described the dynamic, iterative model of interchange that should exist between newcomers and their host culture members. This intercultural exchange is so powerful that, when used, it all but guarantees a mutually beneficial and rewarding CQ exchange and organizational outcomes. However, when any of the iterative components are missing, both entities will experience the result of low CQ and diminished organizational effectiveness. As such, this course promotes a symbiotic (SYM-Q™) approach to intercultural relations. The SYM-B™ inventory assesses which among the five focus areas are the strongest and weakest. Our training programmes, consultancies, and coaching will help you to chart a course that will increase your organizational CQ. Members of your organization will conclude, "CQ is for us!" Existing data derived from the researchers listed above indicates that five types of intercultural barriers present the most significant workplace diversity issues. Because we view educational strategies to be the most effective agents in removing intercultural barriers, we offer the following strategies to help you to... [-]

Diploma of Leadership and Management

Australian College of Technology & Business
Campus or Online Full time 36 weeks January 2018 Australia Brisbane

The Diploma of Leadership and Management explores in greater depth the knowledge and skills required to be an effective people manager. The qualification is a logical progression from Certificate IV in Frontline Management and is a highly recommended qualification for all managers or people who want to get into positions of responsibility across a range of organisations [+]

Best Course Studies in Leadership 2017. About the course The Diploma of Leadership and Management explores in greater depth the knowledge and skills required to be an effective people manager. The qualification is a logical progression from Certificate IV in Frontline Management and is a highly recommended qualification for all managers or people who want to get into positions of responsibility across a range of organisations This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. Individuals at this level display initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements. They plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources. What you will learn Manage aspects of business management Manage marketing and people performance Manage and report on projects Manage customer service within the business Job roles Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. A possible job title relevant to this qualification is: manager supervisor coordinator team leader Entry conditions Completion of Year 12 or equivalent IELTS 5.5 or equivalent Age: 18+ [-]

Advanced Strategic Planning Workshop

Convertas
Campus Full time 5 days Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi United Kingdom London Turkey Istanbul Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 7 more

Strategic planning is the tool that can answer the “how” to achieve your vision. [+]

Once a professor told that look at a fly who is trying to cross the window glass and get to the light; he hits himself to the glass many times and off course he cannot cross. This fly has a vision and is committed, but why he cannot achieve his goal? He is not using the right “Strategy”. Strategic planning is the tool that can answer the “how” to achieve your vision. [-]

Sustainable Leadership - PgC 20Twenty Leadership Programme

Cardiff Metropolitan University
Campus Full time 10 months August 2017 United Kingdom Cardiff

The overall aim of the programme is to promote sustainable business growth by developing the critical leadership and business skills that employees need to meet the formidable expansion challenges facing businesses in Wales. [+]

Best Course Studies in Leadership 2017. The 20Twenty Leadership Programme, supported by funding from ESF, is designed specifically for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises. The overall aim of the programme is to promote sustainable business growth by developing the critical leadership and business skills that employees need to meet the formidable expansion challenges facing businesses in Wales. More than 240 companies have benefited from the programme so far, with more than 90 percent reporting an increase in sales turnover, employment, productivity and profits. More than 240 companies have benefited from the programme so far, with more than 90 percent reporting an increase in sales turnover, employment, productivity and profits. ​Course Content​ The programme duration is 10 months and this is divided into six, two day workshops. The first half of the programme is designed to acknowledge and develop your own leadership style through a series of practical workshops and individual executive coaching. In the second half of the programme, a series of Master classes are provided on innovation and new thinking on a variety of business themes - including, Lean processes, creating a brand, maximising sales and making the business 'investor ready'. The practical elements introduced throughout the programme are supported by opportunities to achieve a range of qualifications from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) including a CMI level 7 Certificate in Leadership together with a Postgraduate Certificate (PgC) in Sustainable Leadership. Following successful completion of the PgC, 60 Master-level credits will be obtained and these credits can be used... [-]

Short course - Management

European School of Economics
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Italy Rome Milan Florence Spain Madrid United Kingdom London + 5 more

The ESE Specialised Programme in Management is designed to develop and contextualise managerial skills and acumen to ensure that managers dealing with international markets have the required understanding and insight for success in this field. [+]

Today’s managers are required to possess a diverse set of key skills and core competences that are essential to successfully plan, execute and evaluate a wide range of business activities. The ESE Specialised Programme in Management equips participants with the right combination of practical knowledge supported by theoretical foundations to hone their leaders skills The course offers a valuable insight into the field of Management that gives participants an advantage over the rest of the increasingly professionally prepared workforce in the market. The ESE Specialised Programme in Management is designed to develop and contextualise managerial skills and acumen to ensure that managers dealing with international markets have the required understanding and insight for success in this field. This will be achieved through critical thinking, teamwork, creativity, and personal development in a highly interactive and stimulating environment. Participants will be able to take responsibility to manage, supervise and direct their own, and others, activities, whilst understanding key strategic issues and trends in management. This includes the use of information to make critical decisions and the application of theories and techniques to practical realistic work situations in the business sector. Students will have developed the skills to implement agreed effective and efficient solutions within the constraints of limited resources. Intake Dates: January, April, September Course Structure Students will take four of the following modules: Entrepreneurship and Leadership Globalised Information and Communication Systems International Project Management International Business Management Human Resources Management International Strategic Marketing Course Duration: One Academic Term Mode of Delivery:... [-]

Operations Management

Fanshawe College
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada London

This one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate (completed in two semesters) is designed for university and college graduates seeking a career in the operations management sector. Graduates are involved in decision making related to planning, operating, and control within a business or organization. [+]

Best Course Studies in Leadership 2017. This one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate (completed in two semesters) is designed for university and college graduates seeking a career in the operations management sector. Graduates are involved in decision making related to planning, operating, and control within a business or organization. The curriculum will focus on applied knowledge in the field of business operations within a global economy, encompassing the planning and management of all operations (e.g., supply chain elements, purchasing, production and operations planning and control, transportation and distribution, project planning, quality assurance) involved in businesses of varying size and complexity. Learning activities support the development of supervisory and teamwork skills. Graduates are familiar with the use of information and manufacturing technology. Candidates who are considering this program should be aware that they will need to enjoy working with people, and solving problems. To be successful in this field they will need to acquire human relations and interpersonal skills, and learn to work under pressure when responding to diverse business situations. Graduates who meet these learning outcomes will have the skills and flexibility to apply their knowledge in a variety of leadership and supervisory positions in the service sector, in manufacturing, or in government. They may be employed in supply chain management, production analysis, project management, materials planning, inventory management, purchasing, value analysis, and quality assurance. In order to maintain competence and function effectively within the materials and operations management field, the graduate must be committed to continued professional development. Many professional... [-]

Developing Professional and Personal Effectiveness

Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University
Campus Part time 1 day September 2017 USA Dallas

Developing Professional and Personal Effectiveness is designed to help busy managers improve both professional and personal effectiveness in order to lead with greater vision and skills. [+]

How can you manage yourself and your team in this dislocated environment to achieve and sustain a high performance culture? How can you stay motivated and motivating under increasing amounts of pressure and change? This program has been developed specifically to meet these demands. Courses such as Accelerated Learning and Risk Taking, Creative Thinking, Crisis Communication/Media PR, Effective Business Writing: From Email to Proposals, Confronting Conflict, and more can be taken as half day classes or combined in five class segments to fulfill a Certificate in Professional and Personal Effectiveness.Increase your professional and personal value through flexible one–half day classes that strengthen your leadership skills. Combine bundles of classes to earn bronze, silver, gold, and platinum certificates.OverviewDeveloping Professional and Personal Effectiveness is designed to help busy managers improve both professional and personal effectiveness in order to lead with greater vision and skills. Half-day classes are focused on practical tools and are designed to result in prompt and meaningful outcomes and are the same as those offered to SMU Cox MBA students through the Cox Business Leadership Center. Earn a bronze, silver, gold or platinum certificate from the only nationally-ranked business school in the metroplex and learn how to better manage yourself, your team and your projects.Who should attend?- Mid-level to senior-level who want to become more effective by strengthening their professional and personal skills - Entrepreneurs - Anyone working to fulfill a personal development planDates: Starts May, 2006 - check back for specific program dates... [-]


Foundation In Arts

Brickfields Asia College
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Malaysia Selangor Kuala Lumpur Petaling Jaya + 2 more

The Foundation in Arts programme aims to provide students with a quality pre-university qualification, while equipping students with the knowledge and understanding of a wide range of areas [+]

Best Course Studies in Leadership 2017. The Foundation in Arts programme aims to provide students with a quality pre-university qualification, while equipping students with the knowledge and understanding of a wide range of areas. Aside from the well-designed curriculum, the Foundation in Arts will also provide opportunities for students to obtain experiential knowledge. Areas such as Critical Thinking, Time-Management & Goal Setting, Study Techniques (which includes Research Methodology, Speaking & Writing for Academic Purposes etc.), Creativity, and Problem Solving, Personal Development & Leadership are offered to provide students with the extra edge and prepare them not only for their undergraduate years but also for their chosen careers. These skills will help develop the students’ abilities through a more fun, hands-on and holistic approach to life and learning. [-]

Women's Senior Leadership Program

Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
Campus Part time 12 months September 2017 USA Evanston Midland + 1 more

Led by exceptional Kellogg School of Management faculty and corporate experts, this executive education program will offer practical guidance and multiple perspectives on leadership development for women. [+]

With the number of female corporate officers steadily increasing, why are so few women making it to the top of corporate America? Kellogg’s Center for Executive Women and The Allstate Foundation will help women circumvent barriers and take a confident stride toward the highest level of corporate leadership with this women's leadership program.

 

Led by exceptional Kellogg School of Management faculty and corporate experts, this executive education program will offer practical guidance and multiple perspectives on leadership development for women.

 

Individual progress will be emphasized with personalized feedback sessions and a unique leadership assessment tool designed to help you identify and leverage your areas of greatest strength. ... [-]


Company Specific Programmes

CEIBS Africa
Campus Part time 1 - 5 days September 2017 Ghana Accra

Professional Programmes designed to suit the needs of each and every organization. It aims to provide top management/senior management/middle managements with general management perspectives, systematic management knowledge, framework for strategic thinking and hands on management tools. [+]

Best Course Studies in Leadership 2017. CEIBS Africa Executive Education Programme creates an extraordinary platform for professional development and innovation across industries. We offer a range of Open (OP) and Company Specific (CSP) programmes for elite industry practitioners who aspire to higher levels of performance. Using our in-depth China knowledge and extensive global reach, and facilitated by our world class faculty, CEIBS Africa Executive Education programme works in partnership with client companies to develop their executives’ leadership skills. We prepare today’s leaders for the future. CEIBS Africa Executive Education has created tailor made CSP programmes in Change Management for Coca-Cola, Advanced Management for WPP, a Corporate Governance and Board Programme for First Bank Nigeria (in collaboration with Wharton and IESE) and a Business Agility Programme for Heineken. We have also collaborated with top global business schools such as IESE and Wharton to provide a course for Global CEOs. Our deep understanding of the strategic and operational issues facing companies that do business in Africa and other emerging economies ensures that our CSPs are fully customised for you, your company, and your industry. Why CEIBS Africa CSP? Company Specific Programmes are a highly effective tool for achieving both individual and organizational development. CEIBS Africa has a track record of delivering high quality programmes to top level clients like, WPP, First Bank Nigeria, and Coca-Cola. Our Faculty CEIBS Africa has a world-class team of international faculty whose global perspective is complemented by their academic expertise in emerging economies such as China and... [-]

Strategic Business Leadership: Creating and Delivering Value

University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Campus Part time 5 days September 2017 USA Chicago Philadelphia United Kingdom London Spain Madrid Singapore + 7 more

This program will equip managers to effectively manage their work and relationships to be more productive in contemporary organizations. [+]

Building platforms for success is critical in today’s changing business environment. This program will equip managers to effectively manage their work and relationships to be more productive in contemporary organizations.

They will learn to manage cross-functional, cross-organizational relationships, develop social capital, and create and manage organizational strategic partners.

Participants will also gain an understanding of how a savvy manager transitions to a leadership role and how to create an environment where creativity is the norm.

After Attending This Program You Will:

 -- Be better equipped to know what needs to be accomplished in "getting the job done."... [-]


International Executive Coaching Program

La Salle International Graduate School IGS
Campus Part time 6 months September 2017 Spain Madrid

Our program is recognized by AECOP (Spanish Association of Coaching and Process Consulting), and is a valid training for certification [+]

International Executive Coaching Program

AECOP certified program. The only one that provides a set of tools to support the coaching (Feed-back 360, personality questionnaires, Myers Briggs, FIRO B, use in combination with 360 º).

The program is conceived as an entity and a process, therefore, is not built by micro lectures.

Their differential values ​​are:

• Openness to different models and ways to understand and play the role of coach.

• The experiential training as one of the best ways to generate learning.

• Monitoring as a tool for quality and continuous learning of a coach. Practices guaranteed and supervised by senior coaches.... [-]


The Duke Leadership Program: A Multiple Domain Approach

Duke University, The Fuqua School of Business
Campus Part time 6 days September 2017 USA Durham

The Duke Leadership Program: A Multiple Domain Approach equips participants to address diverse situations with a comprehensive approach to leadership .... [+]

Program Description

The Duke Leadership Program: A Multiple Domain Approach equips participants to address diverse situations with a comprehensive approach to leadership.  Drawing on research from many fields including organizational behavior, sociology, psychology and political science, the program will help you systemize your intuitive leadership skills in an intense and supportive environment.

The program uses a personalized method for helping participants develop their competencies in six domains of leadership.  Central to the course is a 360-degree assessment tool to be completed in advance of the program by participants' colleagues.  Participants leave the program with a personalized plan for successful leadership that can be implemented immediately.... [-]


Leadership + Management Development Program

Ateneo Graduate School of Business (AGSB)
Campus Part time 12 weeks August 2017 Philippines Makati City Hungary Budapest + 2 more

Develop the knowledge and skills that will sustain the progress you have achieved in your career. Become more valuable to your organization by increasing your effectiveness as a manager and leader. [+]

As a professional manager, you have reached a vital position in your organization.  You have accumulated experience in your functional area. Develop the knowledge and skills that will sustain the progress you have achieved in your career.  Become more valuable to your organization by increasing your effectiveness as a manager and leader. Strengthen your management skills and further develop your leadership capabilities, through Ateneo's Leadership and Management Development Program (LMDP). LMDP is an intensive 12-week program that covers subjects available in a regular MBA program.  The program is designed to accommodate the work schedule of the target participants, requiring minimum time-away from the workplace. Join the hundred of managers who have experienced a valuable career boost through the LMDP.Day Schedules: 9:00 am-6:00 pm Saturday 5:30 pm-8:30 pm Thursday, Friday ... [-]