Event Description

Workplace Leadership - Certificate in Leadership Development (CLD) Spring 2012

May. 09, 2012

Workplace Leadership - 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Wednesdays – May 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6, 13, 20, 2012

QNET Member / Partner Rate:  $2199 + GST
Non-Member Rate:                    $2699 + GST

This workshop covers the critical subjects of:

Leadership: A Leader’s Job - Management & Leadership - Addressing Performance - Performance & Well-Being - The Working Leader - The Peter Principle - Authority - Responsibility - Accountability - Leadership Styles - Decision Making - Input & Control - Delegation - Chain of Command - Unity of Command - Why the Job Doesn’t Get Done - Goals - Performance & Results - Motivation - What Productive Employees Say - Trust - Encouraging Initiative - Rules & Procedures - Correcting Misconduct - Character - Pride - Self-Interest - Courage - Loyalty - Ethics - Teamwork - Advocacy - Managing Group Stress - Leading Friends - Characteristics of Effective Leaders

Communication: The Process - Components - Confirmation - Forms - Listening - Questioning - Using Employee Ideas - Meetings - Presentations - Gender Differences

Training and Development: Developing Capability - Training vs. Evaluation - The Role of Evaluation - How People Learn - The Laws of Learning - Sense and Meaning - Exercise - Primacy and Recency - Subdivision - Sequencing - Aspects of Performance - Explaining - Demonstrating - Assisting - Giving Feedback - Teaching Employees to Think - Teaching Employees to Accept Responsibility


Linton Sellen of Training Plus is an experienced manager, trainer and trainer of supervisors. He has won awards for his leadership, presentation skills and training ability. He received his post secondary education from the Faculties of Management and Law at the University of Manitoba. Linton earned his multi-engine pilot wings, the highest instructional category available from the Canadian Air Force. With this and his commission as an officer, he was put in charge of the training and evaluation of Air Force supervisors and instructors. He also acquired years of first-hand practical experience as a manager, coach, and leader. For the last nine years, Linton has conducted training of managers and supervisors and provided leadership consultation to businesses and other organizations. Specializing in leadership, he developed the Workplace Leadership Course to address the issues faced by the leader in the modern workplace. 

This Certificate program is eligible for credit in the Certificate in Applied Management: Organizational Effectiveness (CAM:OE) in partnership with the University of Manitoba Continuing Education

This Certificate Program is presented in partnership with Industry Workforce Development, Manitoba Entrepreneurship, Training and Trade


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