2 Semesters (8 Months)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Graduate Certificate

About the Program

This eight-month graduate certificate program is designed to meet the needs of nurses currently employed or aspiring to be employed in leadership and management roles within health-care settings. This program builds foundational leadership and management skills to prepare students for roles as nursing administrators and nurse managers.


Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • SBAR (Situation, Background, Assessment, Recommendation)
  • Communications
  • Documentation
  • Jurisprudence

Your Career

As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options in hospitals and long-term care facilities, such as:
  • Unit leaders
  • Charge nurses
  • Administration roles
  • Management roles

Professional Certification/ Affiliation

This course of study will enhance the ability to meet some of the competencies required to write board exams, such as the NCLEX and CPRNE.