Certificate and Executive Programs

Certificate in Management Essentials

FEB 13 - Feb 17, 2023

Online

DATE

FEB 13 - FEB 17

2023

TIME

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

WHO CAN ATTEND

All

PD HOURS

21 Hours

ETHICS HOURS

0 Hours

STATUS

Registration open until

Feb 05, 2023

EVENT DESCRIPTION

WINTER CERTIFICATE/EXECUTIVE PROGRAM SALE : REGISTER TODAY AND SAVE 20%.

Formerly titled: Certificate in New Manager Essentials

This course is delivered online in three, full day, live, instructor-led sessions. We have adapted the interactive sessions to include regularly scheduled breaks and digital breakout rooms for virtual networking and group discussions. Recordings of all sessions will be available to all registrants:

SCHEDULE

  • Mon, Feb 13, 2023 @ 9 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wed, Feb 15, 2023 @ 9 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Fri, Feb 17, 2023 @ 9 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Sat, Feb 18 - Fri Feb 24 --> 2-3 hour online optional exam, to be done on your own time during this week (can be done in parts within the week)

CAREER STAGE: Early Career. Also valuable for existing managers who are looking for an opportunity to reflect on how to refine their managerial and interpersonal skills and strengthen work relationships.

Develop your leadership skills by strengthening relationships.

Being a manager can be challenging, but it doesn’t need to be overwhelming. This six-part, intensive CPA Ontario manager development program equips participants with the managerial and leadership skills needed to more effectively coach and mentor, set expectations, manage individual and team performance, handle difficult conversations, manage up , and deal with time management challenges. Through group work, case studies, and practical exercises, participants will enhance their self-awareness of their management and leadership style and will learn skills that will increase their capacity to lead and manage with confidence. At the end of the workshop, participants will have an opportunity to create a personal managerial development plan.

Participants who complete the program are eligible to write an optional certificate exam included in the course. The exam is not mandatory, and Certificates of Completion will be awarded only to those who successfully complete the exam. CPD hours will be granted regardless if the exam is taken.

WHY TAKE THE COURSE:

  • Learn through group work, case studies and practical exercises. Become self-aware of your management and leadership style and learn how to lead and manage with confidence.
  • Learn the skills to be an effective leader and coach. Become a more effective mentor who sets expectations, manages individual and team performance, handles difficult conversations, manages up and deals with time management challenges.
  • Create your own managerial development plan to implement in your career.

KEY TAKEAWAYS

  • Managerial roles and responsibilities
  • Effective communication and building trust
  • Skills related to effective delegation, motivation and performance management
  • Leadership skills
  • Conflict resolution and how to handle difficult situations
  • How to give constructive feedback
  • Legal obligations of managers
  • Tips to empower others and influence behaviour
  • Principles of effective time management
  • Strategies to increase personal effectiveness
  • How to set performance goals for your team

WHO WILL BENEFIT

Recent or aspiring managers taking on additional responsibilities and seeking manager development training to contribute to their organization’s strategic planning; managers looking to hone their leadership skills and expertise.

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PRICING

20% Discount Already Applied until Feb 05, 2023

$1756.00 Member

$1756.00 Student

$2020.00 Public

Status: Registration open until Feb 05, 2023

LOCATION

Online

SPEAKER(S) BIO

Dr. Gene Deszca is a Professor Emeritus in the Lazaridis School of Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University, where he played major leadership roles in program development in both the MBA and international business areas. He has published and/or presented more than 100 papers, cases, monographs and technical papers, as well as six books (with coauthors), the most recent being Organizational Change: An Action Oriented Toolkit, (4th ed.). He has served on both public and private sector advisory boards, including six years on the board of directors of the Society of Management Accountants of Canada. An interest in entrepreneurship has led to his continued involvement with early-stage firms. He continues to teach internationally, deliver workshops, consult and write. His current research interests focus on the evolution of organizations under the stress due to disruption, and organizational change.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

This newly revised course has shifted online into three, full day, live, instructor-led sessions. We have adapted the interactive sessions to include regularly scheduled breaks and digital breakout rooms for virtual networking and group discussions. Recordings of all sessions will be available to all registrants:

SCHEDULE

  • Mon, Feb 13, 2023 @ 9 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wed, Feb 15, 2023 @ 9 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Fri, Feb 17, 2023 @ 9 AM - 5:00 PM
  • To access the course please visit our BlackBoard site, and log-in using the same login and password used for the Registration Portal.

    Please allow at least four hours after registration for the seminar to appear on your BlackBoard page.

    Registration, cancellation, withdrawal and all other CPA Ontario PD Seminar policies can be found here.