|Date||January - December 2017|
|Location||BaseCamp, Avon or at various public entities throughout Eagle County|
|Tuition||$1,250.00 – includes all course materials, facilitation and lunch during each session. All employees of public agencies and nonprofits are eligible for a 50% scholarship through the Vail Centre Community Scholarship Fund|
|Public Sector||2017 Schedule|
|Lifelines Worksheet||Download Worksheet|
"You don't have to be a manager to be a leader, but self directing your career and your life as a leader let's you feel the rain," Amanda Bay, IT Project Manager, Eagle County Government.
"The course affected me in a profound way and provided me with applicable tools for the journey through life not just my career," Gregg Barrie, Senior Landscape Architect,Town of Vail.
"The most powerful takeaway was the realization that I'm not just an educator, I'm a member of my community," Jennifer Martinez, Director of Exceptional Student Services, Eagle County School District.
"This course demonstrated that your ethics are your personal brand whether you realize it or not. When you look inside and align your work with your values you get more satisfaction out of work and it makes life more meaningful," Leah Cribari, Laboratory Supervisor, Eagle River Water & Sanitation District.
"With the Community Leadership Academy, I know that if I focus on me, it will benefit my community and my family,” Shelley Bellm, Community Development, Town of Vail.
The Community Leadership Academy is an experience for individuals who want to enhance their leadership capabilities and connect with like-minded professionals in Eagle County. The program helps participants develop strong values-based leadership skills, create a broad network of confidants, as well as build trust and consistency between Eagle County businesses and agencies.This unique environment also presents the opportunity for participants to learn about the practical application of the skills and strategies through roundtable discussions, group collaboration, and case study analysis.
Who Should Register?
- Individuals looking to enhance their life purpose
- Professionals looking to elevate their performance
- Leaders looking to expand core leadership & management competencies
- Managers looking to build higher levels of engagement within their team
- Locals looking to strengthen their network with others in the community
Leadership Foundations Certificate Program – 2017
The program helps participants discover a deeper sense of themselves, their values, their beliefs and their purpose. The thinking is fostered by a set of universal leadership principles and leading practices organized around character development, skillful actions and relationship building. A significant premise is that leadership engages us in others people’s lives, and before inserting ourselves, all of us should know how to lead our own lives first.
Each participant will have the opportunity to earn a certificate by completing each of the 7 sessions in the course. Courses are offered at convenient locations and multiple times each year to make earning the certificate achievable for all participants.
- Introduction to Inside First
- Discover Core Values
- Developing Trust
- Personal Integrity
- Ethical Scaffolding
- Skilled Communicator
- Certificate Ceremony
- Sharpen your skills and strengthen your character
- Gain increased insight into your core values
- Build trust with those on whom you depend on
- Explore integrity by examining your beliefs and values system
- Differentiate between ethics and morality
- Understand the interactivity of listening and feedback