Leadership in Senior Living

Certificate of Achievement | Code: 1516

About the program

This program is designed for individuals currently working or seeking employment as a leader in senior living environments. Using innovative approaches and technology, learners will engage in meaningful group discussions, examine case-based scenarios, and learn from leading experts in the sector. A strong emphasis will be placed on leadership strategies to effectively lead high-quality teams and organizations to foster a culture of aging well and support person-centred care approaches.

Program information

All courses must be completed within 5 years of acceptance into the program.

Admission requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, OR 19 years of age or older
  • Students must be able to receive instruction, respond and research in the English language.

Admission procedures

  • Submit a completed Conestoga College Program Application Form.
  • Attach proof of Admission Requirements.
  • Final selection is made following an assessment of the admission requirements.

Graduate opportunities

Graduates of the program would be suited for careers as new or emerging leaders in senior living environments.

For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, see the Government of Canada website: https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/home

Program outcomes

  • Select appropriate leadership strategies to effectively lead teams, support organizational change for aging well and provide high quality person-centred care.
  • Formulate evidence-informed person-centred recommendations that encompass internal and external factors including ethics, values and professional resources.
  • Analyze organization operations in order to support strategic and operational decision-making and guide continuous quality improvement.

Program related resources

Continuing Education
Upcoming Registrations

Mark your calendar for our upcoming registration dates, so you can plan your future.

Winter Registration: November 2, 2020
Spring Registration: February 1, 2021