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Leadership Development Series

Available at: Cornwall part-time | Online part-time


Are you...

  • Aspiring to a supervisory/leadership position?
  • Front line or mid-level management?
  • Self-employed in a small business setting?

Developed and administered in association with Ontario's community colleges, leading business and industry professionals, this new college certificate will enhance leadership skills and develop new skills to help meet career and organizational objectives. The program builds on existing skills and experience and applies those skills to workplace situations. Content includes communications, ethics, performance management, change management, team building, planning and project management. 


For your convenience, some courses are offered both in-class and online. Some online courses can be started at different times throughout the semester, just choose the course date that fits your schedule. The demand for part-time courses has increased to the point that we recommend you register early to ensure your acceptance into the course. Online courses are easily identified by CS at the beginning of the course code (i.e. CSSE 65 Accounting Basics 1) Textbooks and additional materials may be required for these courses. YOU are responsible for purchasing your textbooks and additional materials for all courses. Please make a note of your course code (CS##) and see the bottom of this page for book order procedure.


Visit the Online and Continuing Education catalogue for course details and to register.




Graduates from the program may find employment as aspiring supervisors/managers, business owners/managers, coordinators, department and plant managers, directors, human resource personnel, senior support/clerical staff, supervisors, and team leaders.

Program Name

Leadership Development Series

Program Code




Start Dates

Program Duration


Location (Campus)

Cornwall part-time

Canadian Fees

International Fees

Additional Costs

Scholarships and Bursaries

Program Outline 2020-21

Required (choose one)
LDSC 1 Communications
CSCG 76 Communications

Required (choose one)
LDSC 2 Employment Law
CSCG 66 Employment Law

Required (choose one)
LDSC 3 Project Management
CSCG 71 Project Management

Required (choose one)
LDSC 4 Creative and Critical Thinking
CSSF 15 Creative and Critical Thinking

Required (choose one)
LDSC 5 Managing Change
CSCN 24 Managing Change

Required (choose one)
LDSC 6 Performance Management
CSSE 69 Performance Management

Required (choose one)
LDSC 7 Leading Teams
CSNO 4 Leading Teams

Required (choose one)
LDSC 8 Finance
CSSA 47 Finance

Required - two courses (choose either LDSC 9 or CSCF 11 AND choose either LDSC 10 or CSSF 21)
LDSC 9 Leading Responsibly
CSCF 11 Leading Responsibly
LDSC 10 Human Relations
CSSF 21 Human Relations

Articulation & Credit Transfer Opportunities

SLC graduates have many options to continue their studies with post-secondary institutions across Canada and around the world. Agreements between SLC and other institutions that are specific to this program are listed below. In addition, there are many credit transfer pathway agreements between colleges and universities within the province of Ontario. Please also visit to search for options relevant to your program area of study.

    Admission Requirements

    Applicants to the program must hold an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (O.S.S.D.) or the equivalent or must qualify for mature student status (19 years of age or older).


    Health Requirements


    Being in the Social Service Worker Program was a great experience. When I started the program, I had preconceived notions about where a career as an SSW could take me. After two years of study, I realize now that I can pursue avenues that I never thought would have been open to me before. The professors in the SSW program are patient, professional, very willing to help, and are invested in their student’s success. I am thankful to of had such great mentors, education, and hands on training to build and to hone these skills I’ve obtained. I feel well prepared to start my journey as a Social Service Worker.

    Ashleigh Cummings

    Program Contact

    Melissa Longtin

    Admissions Information

    Connect with a Student Recruitment Officer:

    International Students Contact:

    Additional Information

    Online Book Order procedure.

    Textbooks are also available at the Campus Bookstores for in-class courses.

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