Leadership Development

The Leadership Development course bundle is an online version of the highly successful South Central Public Health Leadership Institute. The online version aims to enhance and develop leadership skills in participants through education and individual change and growth. The course bundle stresses application of core functions to public health issues, and translation of leadership skills into tools for community empowerment.

The goals of the program are to:

  • Effect individual growth and change
  • Develop leadership skills among participants
  • Apply leadership skills and techniques in public health practice
  • Improve organizational effectiveness, efficiency, and equity
  • Develop collaborative partnerships to generate healthy communities
  • Develop the skills to create online learning environments conducive to program outcomes

To complete the Leadership Development course bundle, you must successfully complete all of the courses listed below:

Course Title:Contact Hours:
Transition from Management to Leadership1 hour
Futures Methods for Public Health Leaders2 hours
Creating a Context for Change: Leading through Organizational Development4 hours
Decision Making: A Systematic and Organized Approach2 hours
Managerial Communications2 hours
Civic Engagement2 hours
Community Partnerships and Perspectives - Intermediate Level6 hours
Collaboration: The Key to Public Health System Improvement5 hours
Managing and Motivating Effective Public Health Performance7 hours
Diversity Leadership: A Strategic Approach1 hour
Ethics and Public Health: How Public Health Reacts Ethically in a Disaster4 hours
Risk Communication: Best Practices for Communicating Effectively in High Stress Situations2 hours
Crisis Management: Critical Thinking in Crisis Preparation2 hours
Resilient Leadership: Building an Organizational Culture of Resilience2 hours
Coaching and Mentoring: Learning with and from Others3 hours
Evaluating Effectiveness in Public Health at the Individual and Organizational Level2 hours
Group visibility: 
Public - accessible to all site users