Leadership Skill Development for the First-Time Supervisor

Leadership Skill Development for the First-Time Supervisor, a module in the Healthcare Management Certificate series.

You will learn about and will deepen your understanding of your individual leadership style.

Snapshot

  • Format: Online

    Hours: 15 / 1.5 CEUs

    When: Start anytime

    Cost: $349

You will identify the characteristics of effective leaders and will develop personal goals and strategies for becoming a stronger, more effective leader of healthcare teams.

Each course is supported by an experienced, highly qualified coach mentor who will check on your progress every 72 hours and provide supportive feedback on your lessons by email.

Who Should Attend?

  • Physicians, nurses, physicians’ assistants, therapists, laboratory technicians, social workers, and other healthcare professionals who have recently been promoted or accepted a position as a manager or supervisor.
  • Current managers or supervisors in healthcare settings, such as hospitals, physicians’ offices, rehabilitation centers, etc.
  • Healthcare systems looking to provide cost-effective training opportunities to supplement an internal training agenda or professional development plan
  • Managers and supervisors in other fields seeking to enter the Healthcare profession. 

Course Information

Course Number: 

65641

Course Date Info: 

Start anytime

  • Individual Module Duration: Students have 30 days to complete this module upon release of the module’s access information (URL, username and password).
  • Six Modules/Full Certificate Program Duration: Certificate Program students have up to nine months to complete any six modules.
Course Format: 
Online
Course Fee(s): 

$349 – Individual module
$1999 – Any six modules/Full certificate program

Continuing Education Information: 
  • 1.5 CEUs for each completed course module
  • 9.0 CEUs for the completion of any six course modules of the Healthcare Management Certificate Program
  • Certificate of Completion from the University of Georgia
  • Completion of Modules 1 through 7 qualifies for 10.5 Continuing Education Credits from the Georgia Nurses Association 

Cailin Wade, MS, Instructor
Leadership Skill Development for the First-Time Supervisor

Brenda Talley, RN, Ph.D., CNAA, Content Author
Leadership Skill Development for the First-Time Supervisor
Management Ethics & Values-Based Decision-Making

Jan Smith, Ed.D., Editor and Project Developer
Healthcare Management Certificate Program

For complete instructors information see the downloadable content listed on the right.

The minimum requirement for participation is an associate's degree from an accredited technical school, college or university, or equivalent experience. 

If you are a new student and you are registering for the complete 6-module Certificate Program, begin at the Healthcare Management Certificate Program Page. For details, contact 706-542-3537.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Georgia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation for 10.5 contact hours. Phone 706-542-3537 for details.

The Healthcare Management Certificate Program was developed in partnership with the Georgia Nurses Association, the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education, the University System of Georgia, and Georgia LEADS.