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Preparing for Leadership: What it Takes to Take the Lead (Live Online)

Learn how to get noticed and selected for a leadership position and develop the skills every confident leader needs.

This leadership training course is uniquely designed to help leaders-to-be get ready for their new challenges and responsibilities. In just four live online lessons you'll discover the heart and mind of true leadership. Through self-assessments and other leadership scenarios, explore roles as strategist, change agent, coach, manager, communicator, mentor and team member—and learn to develop your unique leadership style for maximum impact.

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Upcoming Sessions

Date City Times Course# 62536
  • Aug 7, 2017
    - Aug 9, 2017
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Nov 6, 2017
    - Nov 8, 2017
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Jan 22, 2018
    - Jan 24, 2018
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.

Course Details

What You Will Learn

  • Understand What a Leader Is...and Is Not
  • Project a More Dynamic Image
  • Discover Your Own Unique Leadership Style
  • Determine Which Leadership Attributes You Already Possess
  • Take on Your First Leadership Position with Greater Confidence
  • Get Noticed by Learning How to Look and Talk Like a Leader
  • Find Out What People Expect and Respect in a Leader
  • Reduce the Anxiety and Stress That Come with Being a Leader
  • Avoid False Starts and Mishaps When You Start Being a Leader
  • Refine Your Leadership Skills in Gaining and Using Power and Influence Positively
  • Learn How to Motivate a Team, Including "Difficult" People
  • Protect Yourself against the Pitfalls of Intraorganizational Politics

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand what a leader is…and is not
  • Project a more dynamic image
  • Discover your own unique leadership style
  • Determine which leadership attributes you already possess
  • Apply lessons learned through leadership training to take on your first leadership position with greater confidence
  • Get noticed by learning how to look and talk like a leader
  • Find out what people expect and respect in a leader
  • Apply lessons learned through leadership training to refine your skills in gaining and using power and influence positively
  • Learn how to motivate a team, including 'difficult people'
  • Protect yourself against the pitfalls of intra-organizational politics

Course Features

AMA Blended Learning combines instructor-led training with online pre- and post-seminar assessments, tune-up courses and other resources to maximize your training goals. Through a blend of proven instructor-led seminars and powerful online technology, AMA Blended Learning provides a compelling and more comprehensive experience for the learner—producing a greater return-on-investment for the employer and the seminar participant.

Additional Details

Four 3-hour sessions run over a 4 week period (four consecutive Mondays).

Live Online courses are delivered in partnership with the American Management Association.

These courses offer the high-calibre faculty and quality content that Canadian Management Centre is known for, but in a live online format— delivered in easy-to-manage lesson installments that won’t disrupt your work week. Learn new skills, sharpen existing ones and enhance your career journey!

  • Interactive, instructor-led course in a user-friendly platform
  • Talk and text with faculty and peers via chat and VoIP
  • Share files and work in breakout group activities
  • Access live, 24/7 customer support throughout your AMA learning experience
  • Lessons are divided into manageable 3-hour blocks


  • $2,200 Member         
  • $2,499 non Member

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Who Should Attend

Any manager who is a potential candidate for a leadership role or who is about to take on a new leadership assignment.

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