Health Care Leadership

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Health Care Leadership

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Post-Graduation Work Permit

The in-person delivery of this program meets the eligibility criteria for the Post-Graduation Work Permit Program for international students.

The Health Care Leadership post-diploma certificate program is offered in a student-centred classroom or an online blended environment to prepare graduates for leadership roles within a variety of health-care settings.

What to expect from the program

The program delivers theoretical knowledge and skills assessment related to leadership and management with focuses on: leadership development, cultural sensitivity, communication, organizational behaviour, principles of adult education, business fundamentals, strategic planning, and inter-professional collaboration. Students will acquire advanced leadership skills that will assist them in being recognized as essential contributors to the overall operations of both private and public health organizations.

Learn from experienced health care leaders who know what you need to be successful in modern health workplaces. Mobilize your team, influence your peers, and drive progress for yourself and for your organization.

Establish personal and professional leadership competencies that help you flourish as a leader in health care. Connect with diverse participants and experience NorQuest’s holistic approach to values-driven leadership.

Advance your theoretical knowledge and leadership development skills, focusing on cultural sensitivity, communication, organizational behaviour, strategic planning, inter-professional collaboration, principles of adult education, research, and business essentials. Your new awareness of what’s needed in today’s health care system will allow you to confidently apply for and obtain leadership roles within your chosen health profession or in related fields.

Career opportunities

Upon completion of the post-diploma certificate, individuals with a degree in health or allied health disciplines may be able to get positions such as team lead, coordinator, manager, supervisor, or educator.

Graduates could pursue those roles in a variety of private and public settings including hospitals, continuing care centres, schools, community and government agencies, and private health-care facilities.  

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