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Leadership Skills

Certificate of Achievement
Leadership Skills

Program Overview

Saskatchewan Polytechnic's Leadership Skills program is designed to introduce you to some of the skills required to move into a supervisory, leadership or management position.

Accreditation

The six courses are accredited by the Canadian Construction Association toward the Gold Seal designation.

Learn Online

All courses are offered online with interactive content, including case studies and engaging discussions.

Career and Salary Information

Your Career

A Leadership Skills certificate of achievement gives you lots of choices. You can advance within your company to leadership and supervisory roles. You can increase your earning potential and open the door to opportunities in management positions; positions like lead hand, supervisor, shift manager, site manager, and coaching or mentoring other employees. There are positions at construction sites, mines, and mills, and within the hospitality industry, government departments and small businesses.

Length and Start Date

Start Date(s): Varies by course
For more information, contact Dalton Mervold at 306-659-4077 or dalton.mervold@saskpolytech.ca.
Length: 180 hours

Locations

  • Online

  • Some online programs include on-site labs, clinicals, practicums or work experiences. Online programs may be offered course-by-course or full-time, or both, and deliveries may change over time.

Admissions

Admission Requirements

  • Grade 10 (with a recommended minimum two years of experience working in an industrial setting)

Note: Students do not apply to the program, but take courses part time and apply to graduate once all courses are completed.



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Not applicable

Admission Method

Not applicable. Students do not apply or have admission requirements assessed for this program, but take courses part time and apply to graduate once all courses are completed.

Tuition and Fees

Courses in this program are taken through part-time studies. View the part-time studies page for upcoming courses, fees and registration options.

For more information, contact Dalton Mervold at (306) 659-4077

Courses

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Code
Name/Description
Credits
 
LEAD 115
Leadership Principles
2
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You will focus on the goals, functions and roles of leadership. You will learn what leadership is and what it takes to become a successful leader. You will examine different types of leaders, the ways that they are effective, and consider situations where one leadership style may be better than another.
Credit Units: 2
Course Hours: 30.0
Equivalent Course(s): LEAD 115CE
Potential Learning Method(s): Lecture/Theory, Online, Prior Learning, Web Assisted Delivery Group
LEAD 116
Coaching and Teambuilding for Leaders
2
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You will examine what a team is and how to become part of a functioning team and even a high performing team at times.
Credit Units: 2
Course Hours: 30.0
Equivalent Course(s): LEAD 116CE, SFCP 605
Potential Learning Method(s): Lecture/Theory, Online, Prior Learning, Web Assisted Delivery Group
MGMT 115
Management Principles
2
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You will focus on the goals, functions and roles of management. You will learn what management is and what it takes to become a successful manager. You will examine different types of managers, the ways that they are effective, and consider situations where one management style may be better than another.
Credit Units: 2
Course Hours: 30.0
Equivalent Course(s): MGMT 115CE
Potential Learning Method(s): Lecture/Theory, Online, Prior Learning, Web Assisted Delivery Group
MGMT 116
Business Management
2
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You will focus on business structure and financial management. You will focus on ownership types, financing, and liabilities of a business. You will identify the financial and business structures that will enable success in the workplace.
Credit Units: 2
Course Hours: 30.0
Equivalent Course(s): MGMT 116CE, SFCP 606
Potential Learning Method(s): Lecture/Theory, Online, Prior Learning, Web Assisted Delivery Group
MGMT 189
Managerial Skills
2
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You will focus on the goals, functions and roles of management. You will focus on team building, leadership, and management principles. You will identify essential and employability skills that will enable success in the workplace.
Credit Units: 2
Course Hours: 30.0
Equivalent Course(s): MGMT 189CE, SFCP 607
Potential Learning Method(s): Independent Study, Lecture/Lab, Online, Prior Learning, Web Assisted Delivery Group, Work Based Delivery
SUPR 115
Supervisory Skills
2
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You will examine the fundamentals of supervision. It will cover the role of a supervisor, managing change, communication, working with groups and other supervisory skills.
Credit Units: 2
Course Hours: 30.0
Equivalent Course(s): SUPR 115CE
Potential Learning Method(s): Lecture/Theory, Online, Prior Learning, Web Assisted Delivery Group

PLAR & Transfer Credit

Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition

Saskatchewan Polytechnic recognizes that adults learn in many different ways and through many different means. This includes acquiring knowledge and skills through life and work experience or non-formal training.


Transfer Credit

Many Sask Polytech students benefit from transferring course credit. You may be eligible to transfer credit from or to another college or university. Learn more about Transfer Credit.

Related Programs

Part-Time Delivery

Students do not apply to this program, but take courses part time and apply to graduate (pdf) once all courses are completed.

View the program page for a complete list of courses and additional information.

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