Capilano University

Local Government Leadership Development

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Program Information

School:Capilano University
Faculty:Faculty of Global & Community Studies - School of Public Administration
Degree:Certificate
Field of Study:Political Science and Government, Other
Description:This program gives local government professionals the knowledge, skills and abilities they need to be more effective managers and leaders in their organizations.

The Local Government Leadership Development Certificate program is designed for local government professionals with at least two years in a management or supervisory role who want to build on their strengths and take on more senior roles.

Discover problem-solving and issue-resolution techniques and frameworks that work in the context of local government. Learn to develop plans and recommendations for decision-makers, and gain the skills you'll need for effective communication with elected officials, the public, stakeholders and senior management. Analyze public-sector workplace challenges and develop ethical and professional responses, as you improve your knowledge and skills.
URL:Local Government Leadership Development at Capilano University
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $15,152

Cost includes fees.

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Applicants are required to have high school graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent or permission of the program coordinator.

    Additional Admission Requirements:
      Applicants must demonstrate current employment in a municipality, regional district, First Nation Government, Improvement District or supporting agency.

      * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

      Modified on May 25, 2020