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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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Leadership Seminar

Franklin Covey
Campus Full time 24 hours Open Enrollment Mexico Buenavista

The program that includes this Leadership course: Great Leaders, Great Teams, Great Results is much more than a leadership training event. This program helps their leaders discover how they can inspire confidence and build credibility with their team, define a clear and compelling purpose, create and align successful systems, and unleash the talents and energy of a winning team. Leaders invest their efforts in creating an environment where people want to stay and make their best effort, again and again, to help their organization achieve its most important priorities. [+]

Grand Leadership Course. Develop Leaders that Lead Others to Greatness.

Do your leaders know how to release the best and highest contribution from their teams in favor of your organization's most critical priorities and leadership? Discover it in this Leadership course

Today's leaders should be able to see the members of their teams as "whole people" - body, heart, mind and spirit - and manage and lead synergistically. As a result, leaders put their efforts into creating a place where people want to be and in which, they are trained to give their best over and over again.

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The program that includes this Leadership course: Great Leaders, Great Teams, Great Results is much more than a leadership training event. This program helps their leaders discover how they can inspire confidence and build credibility with their team, define a clear and compelling purpose, create and align successful systems, and unleash the talents and energy of a winning team. Leaders invest their efforts in creating an environment where people want to stay and make their best effort, again and again, to help their organization achieve its most important priorities.... [-]


Boardroom Global Challenge

GISMA Business School
Campus Full time 8 days November 2018 United Kingdom London

This program is based on a simulation, in which participants are offered the opportunity to become leaders of multinational companies for the timespan of six years. Teams compete with each other within a global, simulated environment, using a 50-page storybook. [+]

Boardroom Global Challenge

This program is based on a simulation, in which participants are offered the opportunity to become leaders of multinational companies for the timespan of six years. Teams compete with each other within a global, simulated environment, using a 50-page storybook. Participants will have the chance to replicate pioneering brands. They will also develop portfolios on several markets of their choice. This program aims to produce high-skilled managers who aspire to work in an international environment. It will also be of interest to those with functional responsibilities in specific areas. For instance, one intention of the program will be to develop fluency and self-confidence to discuss issues and to provide solutions.... [-]


Leadership Development Programme

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)
Campus Full time Part time 5 days November 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

The Leadership Development Programme (LDP) is an intensive five-day course, designed to boost your leadership and managerial skills. Ideal for executives and junior managers, this short course provides the techniques and knowledge to effectively manage teams and lead organisational changes successfully. [+]

Leadership Development Programme

The Leadership Development Programme (LDP) is an intensive five-day course, designed to boost your leadership and managerial skills. Ideal for executives and junior managers, this short course provides the techniques and knowledge to effectively manage teams and lead organisational changes successfully.

LSBF Executive Education is accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) and by attending Leadership Development Programme you will earn CPD points.

Course Requirements

Candidates should ideally have a graduate degree. Non-native English speakers should be proficient in English and should show evidence of this by providing an International English language certificate (IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge, Michigan, etc.) or evidence of prior studies or work experience in English speaking environments.... [-]


Course: Leadership Program

GBN Training Centre
Campus Full time 28 days September 2018 Saudi Arabia Al Khobar

The demands placed on today’s leaders are intense. No matter how impeccable their technical skills – whether in their own function or business in general – they are constantly asked to get more out of their teams. [+]

LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

The demands placed on today’s leaders are intense. No matter how impeccable their technical skills – whether in their own function or business in general – they are constantly asked to get more out of their teams. Even in the comparatively early stages of an executive career, there is a pressure not just to manage but also to lead. Today’s successful leaders are willing to adapt and improve team performance by sharpening their own leadership team development skills. This program will help participants to develop the qualities of a good leader that are essential for career and organizational success, especially in a tough economic climate. The experience derived from this program will be applicable in the real world environment and the participants will be able to relate it to, through their day to day working in an organization.... [-]


Extended Leadership Winter Academy

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Campus Full time 2 weeks September 2018 Germany Frankfurt

This two weeks on-campus module (6 ECTS) is an elective course of the online programme Master of Leadership in Development Finance (MA). External students and participants are also welcome to join. [+]

This two weeks on-campus module (6 ECTS) is an elective course of the online programme Master of Leadership in Development Finance (MA).External students and participants are also welcome to join.

The programme is split into two parts:

Part I, the first week, will be the general Frankfurt School Leadership Winter Academy, which is an open enrolment executive programme targeting development finance professionals worldwide. Executives from around the world can exchange their experience based on similar backgrounds.

Part IIis the extension week for students of theMaster of Leadership in Development Finance and other students and other interested participants. In this week, lectures will only take place in the morning, while the afternoon is reserved for preparation of a final presentation/assignment.... [-]


High Performance Creative Creative Leadership Program

Barcelona School of Creativity
Campus Part time 6 months September 2018 Spain Barcelona

There comes a day when you have to hire a creative. Or negotiate the fee with a client. Or you want to establish yourself on your own. Or create your own agency. That day ends up arriving. You will have to lead creative teams, organize and manage projects, manage financial resources, solve legal and administrative issues ... These are problems that have little to do with creativity but condition it. And you better be prepared. [+]

There comes a day when you have to hire a creative. Or negotiate the fee with a client. Or you want to establish yourself on your own. Or create your own agency. That day ends up arriving. You will have to lead creative teams, organize and manage projects, manage financial resources, solve legal and administrative issues. They are problems that have little to do with creativity but condition it. And you better be prepared.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

You will learn to get the most out of the creatives under your charge, the maximum benefit to the clients for whom you work, the maximum benefit to your department, your studio, your agency or your work as a freelance. You will learn to manage and run a business, because this is a business.... [-]


Online Course: Leadership in Healthcare

Elevate Health
Online Part time 20 weeks September 2018 Netherlands Netherlands Online

This online healthcare leadership course is inextricably linked to our leadership research in Utrecht, the Netherlands. The research and online course exist in a self-perpetuating loop, where the one informs the other. We rely on you as a participant to ground the content we present to develop their leadership and to contribute to theory-building in the field of healthcare leadership research. Your daily work and cases of other health professionals are central in this course. It is only through these that the theory of leadership and management will come alive and help us to create better patient care. [+]

Leadership in Healthcare

Healthcare organizations are difficult to manage. Different logics and value systems are at play. Leadership of both professionals and managers are therefore of great importance when aiming to ensure high-quality patient care, employee satisfaction, and overall organizational effectiveness. This is particularly true for frontline leaders who are the key interface between care, cure, and managerial control.

But have you ever tried to articulate a definition of frontline clinical leadership in one concise sentence? We’d argue it can’t really be done. Because leadership is such a broad, complex and contested topic, it often holds a different meaning for different people.... [-]


Course: Minor in Agricultural Leadership

Texas Tech University Worldwide eLearning
Online Full time 18 hours September 2018 USA USA Online

Texas Tech University's online Minor in Agricultural Leadership is offered by the Department of Agricultural Education & Communications. This minor allows students committed to other disciplines the opportunity to learn and engage in the study of Agricultural Leadership. [+]

Minor in Agricultural Leadership

Texas Tech University's online Minor in Agricultural Leadership is offered by the Department of Agricultural Education & Communications. This minor allows students committed to other disciplines the opportunity to learn and engage in the study of Agricultural Leadership. The department works closely with the College of Education and College of Media & Communications to offer a valuable degree program.

Program Overview

Agricultural Leadership prepares students to enter a broad array of careers either in the public sector (legislative assistants, agricultural agencies) or private sector (training and development, management or sales in agricultural, food, and natural resource industries)... [-]


Leadership Course

East London Advanced Technology Training ELATT
Online & Campus Combined Part time 430 hours August 2018 United Kingdom London

As an outstanding educational institution, we are now proud to pass on our expertise to our industry and ensure the nonprofit sector is paving the way in inspirational leadership. Following successful programmes since 2014, we are now offering Connected Leaders for company wide group bookings. We can tailor the course to fit your staff needs on a date that suits you. [+]

As an outstanding educational institution, we are now proud to pass on our expertise to our industry and ensure the nonprofit sector is paving the way in inspirational leadership.

Following successful programmes since 2014, we are now offering Connected Leaders for company wide group bookings. We can tailor the course to fit your staff needs on a date that suits you.

Programme Overview

The nonprofit sector is leading the way in the development of its managers. Its leaders recognise that navigating these rapidly changing times requires innovation, entrepreneurialism and values-driven growth - all areas where the nonprofit excels.

To help us through the changing times ahead, our sector needs individualised, responsive and accessible training that recognises both the unique skills and the unique challenges within our sector: the diversity of staff and the diversity of experience; the diverse demands of job roles, the time pressures.... [-]


Diploma of Leadership and Management

Australian College of Technology & Business
Online Campus Full time 36 weeks January 2019 Australia Brisbane + 1 more

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 [+]

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.... [-]


HR and Leadership Management Course

Global Edulink
Online Full time Part time 30 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom London + 1 more

This course is designed for applicants at all levels, be it management, directorial or executive-level HR professionals. It is focused towards those responsible for improving HR’s ability to contribute to organisational strategy and success. It is also appropriate for HR professionals seeking the strategic skills required for advancement to management and leadership positions. [+]

The standard operational role of a Human Resources leader has dramatically shifted in the last decade. More and more organisations have identified HR as a key business unit that has significant implications for achieving corporate objectives. Effective HR leadership goes beyond managing all the tasks and responsibilities carried out by the HR function. It also requires the critical soft skills needed from any leader: courage, sound judgement, ability to influence others, political agility, and effective communication. All of these apply to the unique position of HR in an organisation.

This course is designed for applicants at all levels, be it management, directorial or executive-level HR professionals. It is focused towards those responsible for improving HR’s ability to contribute to organisational strategy and success. It is also appropriate for HR professionals seeking the strategic skills required for advancement to management and leadership positions.... [-]


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

This course is to provide participants with the knowledge and skills needed to develop a consistent vision for guiding an organization’s actions, decision making, and resource allocation. Strategic planning should be based on the value created by the organization for its customers and should position the organization as a value-added business partner to those customers. [+]

*Mission Vision and Objectives of an organization

*SWOT analysis with in-depth study of all components

*Comparing SOWT with other tools (e.g. PEST)

*Perception and the Sub-conscious level thinking

*Values and beliefs

*Types of strategies and their use

*Preparing action plans for implementation of strategic plan

*Implementing and monitoring strategic plans

- for more information: convertas.org

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Course in An Introduction to Public Leadership

FutureLearn
Online Part time 3 weeks November 2018 United Kingdom UK Online

In this free online course, you will learn more about leadership in the context of public service provision, by public sector organizations, community and voluntary groups, and political bodies. [+]

Leadership has been studied for centuries, although its examination in modern times has largely focused on the work of senior executives in private sector, profit-making organizations. In this free online course, you will learn more about leadership in the context of public service provision, by public sector organizations, community and voluntary groups, and political bodies.

Find out what makes leadership in public service distinctive

You will explore the distinctive features of leadership in public service, including its increasing focus on the generation of public value and the negotiation of different forms of public interest. You will learn some of the key skills of public leaders such as political astuteness, working in collaboration and conflict handling. Throughout, you will look at different types of public leadership, exploring the different roles of elected politicians, public servants and community activists, and how each can contribute (or detract from) the public good. You will consider different levels and contributions of leadership – from frontline police officers or social workers through to prime ministers. Finally, you will have the opportunity to examine, through a series of interviews with key stakeholders, how awareness of these key facets of public leadership is helping to change the face of policing in Britain today.... [-]


Interpersonal Skills Development

London Business Training & Consulting
Campus Full time 4 days August 2018 United Kingdom London

Upon completion of this interpersonal skills course, you will be able to: build supportive relationships even when delivering negative feedback; avoid defensiveness and disconfirmation in interpersonal communication, etc. [+]

Interpersonal Skills Development KEY INFORMATION Course Code: LSS103A4 Duration: 4 days Fee: £1950 + VAT DATE 13 Aug to 16 Aug 2018 COURSE OUTLINE Building Relationships by Communicating Supportively Building positive interpersonal relationships The importance of effective communication What is supportive communication? Principles of supportive communication The personal management interview Gaining Power and Influence Building a strong power base and using influence wisely Is power a four-letter word? Abuse of power Influence strategies: the three Rs The pros and cons of each strategy Acting assertively: neutralizing influence attempts Motivating Others Increasing motivation and performance Diagnosing work performance problems Enhancing individuals’ abilities Fostering a motivating work environment Elements of an effective motivation programme Managing Conflict Interpersonal conflict management Diagnosing the types of interpersonal conflict Selecting the appropriate conflict management approach Resolving interpersonal confrontations Target audience ... [-]

Leadership Coaching and Mentoring

Zoe Talent Solutions
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 5 days Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kenya Nairobi Abu Dhabi Saudi Arabia Riyadh + 8 more

This Coaching & Mentoring training course focuses on the methods by which managers develop the performance of individuals in their team. It looks at two main types of coaching, providing opportunities for managers to apply these skills. The program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirements of your team. [+]

This Coaching & Mentoring training course focuses on the methods by which managers develop the performance of individuals in their team. It looks at two main types of coaching, providing opportunities for managers to apply these skills. The program outline is up to date and pertinent to marketplace requirements, thus catering well to all analytical prediction of training needs in the specified area. A customised proposal can also be arranged, to suit the training requirements of your team.

Course Objectives

At the end of this coaching and mentoring training course participants will have learnt about:

Coaching to improve individual performance The relationship between coaching and other performance management techniques The key coaching styles (input and output) The coaching process and skills The role of the mentor and mentoring programs Course Outline Coaching styles: Input and output coaching Coaching in the context of other performance development techniques Applications for coaching Measuring results Coaching Process: A coaching model Developing empathy Questioning techniques Putting coaching into practice Mentoring: Structuring a Mentoring program to give benefits to the company and individuals involved Who needs mentoring and who makes a good mentor? Responsibilities, skills and overcoming problems Defining and developing the mentoring relationship Who should Attend? ... [-]