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Leadership Essentials

Introduction & Background

This program, formerly called Leadership Essentials for Supervisors, equips emerging leaders with foundational skills to enhance their effectiveness. It's ideal for those overseeing small teams or preparing for future leadership. Participants will practice hands-on skills and strategies relevant to their work as leaders, culminating in a solid foundation of leadership expertise. By the end, they'll be confident and competent leaders, inspiring their teams toward success.
Key Learning Objectives

By participating in this program, you should be able to:

  • Assess your leadership approaches, skills, and styles.  
  • Effectively communicate, delegate, and ensure accountability. 
  • Align your accountability to your organization’s overall business strategy and people management expectations. 
  • Enhance the performance of you and your team through the lenses of Emotional Intelligence (EQ) and psychological safety. 
  • Implement time management, productivity, and work-life balance strategies.  
  • Apply performance management skills to get the most out of your team.  
  • Plan for recruiting and building your team by considering your goals, duties, and responsibilities.  
  • Identify and interpret your responsibilities under the Saskatchewan¿Employment Act and other relevant legislation.

Refund Policy

University of Saskatchewan's liability is limited to reimbursement of paid tuition fees. Cancellations received at least fifteen (15) business days in advance of the course commencement date will receive a full refund. Cancellations received less than fifteen (15) business days prior to the course commencement date will be subject to a $500 + GST administration fee. Cancellations received less than three (3) business days prior to the course commencement date will be subject to full course tuition cost. Non-attendance will incur full course tuition costs. Fees are subject to change without notice. Program Transfer Policy: One course transfer will be permitted without penalty if the cancellation request is received more than ten (10) business days prior to the course start date. Program transfers within ten (10) business days of the course start date will be subject to a $300.00 plus taxes administration fee. Alternate program transfers may be approved dependent on course availability. Transfer requests must be scheduled within six (6) months of the initial purchase. Applicants will be responsible for any price difference in program fees at the time of the request. Each subsequent transfer request will be subject to $300.00 plus taxes administration fee.

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Course Code: ESB268