Executive Certificate in Leadership programme overview

An in-depth leadership programme suitable for directors and managers with significant leadership responsibilities looking to develop their leadership capabilities and to maximise the performance of their team and organisation.

The Henley Executive Certificate in Leadership enables you to become a leader who is both analytical and self-aware, with a strong sense of responsibility; someone who understands how to make people thrive and who has the confidence to take the organisation forward.

The programme combines peer group learning, work-based practice, action learning and reflection โ€“ supported by a comprehensive virtual learning environment โ€“ to provide you with a deep, multi-faceted understanding of modern leadership. It offers a balance between highly interactive teaching sessions and practical experience to give you all the skills you need to excel in business today. Read more about the learning experience.

Module 1: Leadership concepts

Develop your understanding of leadership theories, including the management of individuals, teams and organisations. Improve your ability to:

  • Engage with leadership practices based on relevant thinking
  • Take a critical and analytical approach to leadership thinking and practice
  • Understand and apply leadership strategies, tools and practices from a variety of perspectives

Inter-modular learning

  • Self-study and reflection
  • Leadership in action

Module 2: Personal leadership development

Enhance your personal leadership skills and your ability to:

  • Be self-aware
  • Plan, manage and reflect on your personal leadership style
  • Develop your behavioural skills to increase the effectiveness of your leadership
  • Explore the ethical and practical issues in leadership

Inter-modular learning

  • Self-study
  • Peer group coaching

Module 3: Elective

As part of the Henley Executive Certificate in Leadership, you can study one elective:

  • Leadership of complexity and change
  • Mobilising and maintaining organisational energy

Post-modular learning

  • Self-study
  • Peer group coaching

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Schedule

The Henley Executive Certificate in Leadership is scheduled over 7 months with 9.5 days of workshops and 1.5 days of inter- and post-modular learning.

February 2023 intake
Starter session: 9 February 2023, online
Workshop 1: 15 โ€“ 17 February 2023, Helsinki
Workshop 2: 21 March 2023, Helsinki
Workshop 3: 25 โ€“ 27 April 2023, Henley, UK
Workshop 4: 07 โ€“ 08 June 2023, Helsinki

Related events

Executive Certificate in Leadership online information session

  •   13.12.2022 โ€“ 08:30 to 10:00
  • Online ๐ŸŒ
The Executive Certificate in Leadership is an in-depth leadership programme for experienced leaders and senior managers with significant leadership responsibilities. It is unique in its emphasis on developing leadership within the organisational context. During the programme, you will develop your leadership capability and learn how to maximise your teamโ€™s performance.

Executive Certificate in Leadership taster session

  •   9.11.2022 โ€“ 08:30 to 10:00
  • Hotel Kรคmp
This taster session on leadership in complexity and change led by Dr Sharon Varney will give you the opportunity to explore today’s leadership landscape, discuss the leadership challenges it brings and discover new possibilities for leadership and change. You will be able to experience the typical learning dynamics of a workshop including interactive discussions and group work, and get to meet potential other students on the programme.
Executive Certificate in Leadership

Executive Certificate in Leadership online information session

  •   29.9.2022 โ€“ 16:00 to 17:00
  • Online ๐ŸŒ
The Henley Executive Certificate in Leadership is an in-depth leadership programme for experienced leaders and senior managers with significant leadership responsibilities that helps you improve your leadership knowledge and maximise the performance of your team and organisation.
Leadership taster session

Executive Certificate in Leadership taster session

  •   17.3.2022 โ€“ 15:30 to 17:00
  • Online ๐ŸŒ
Are you facing leadership challenges in your daily work? This taster session on leadership in complexity and change led by Dr Sharon Varney will give you the opportunity to explore today’s leadership landscape, discuss the leadership challenges it brings and discover new possibilities for leadership and change.

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