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NEW ONLINE - Organizational LEADS Facilitator (OLF) Certification Program

Application deadline extended until November 30, 2020 (Space is limited)

Certified Organizational LEADS Facilitators (OLF) are a valued resource for organizations, able to design, deliver and evaluate LEADS learning opportunities within their own organization and integrate them into existing internal leadership development practices.

OLFs will have access to the online LEADS Community for Practice for certified Organizational LEADS Facilitators and will also receive an Organizational LEADS Facilitator License which is a license to use LEADS content and LEADS marks when delivering LEADS-based services internally.

This new OLF certification program consists of six (6) training webinars (totalling 10 hours) and then a six (6) month design consultation, development and completion time frame. 

> View the full program breakdown and overview here!

Webinar dates*:
(all webinars are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. ET)

- December 9, 2020
Webinar 1: Intro to the program (2 hours)
- December 16, 2020
Webinar 2: Lead Self & Engage Others concepts (1 hour)
- January 13, 2021 Webinar 3: Lead Self & Engage Others group practice (2 hours)
- January 20, 2021 Webinar 4: Achieve Results, Develop Coalitions & Systems Transformation concepts (1 hour)
- February 3, 2021 Webinar 5: Achieve Results, Develop Coalitions & Systems Transformation group practice (2 hours)
- February 10, 2021 Webinar 6: World Café & LEADS integration (2 hours)
* Dates and times are subject to change

Six (6) months is the recommended time frame from Webinar #6 to completion of certification. Consultation on design of learning program available for one (1) month after the last webinar.

CERTIFICATION PROGRAM FEE: $4,500 + tax (includes cost of the six (6) training webinars; access to the online program platform; project design mentorship, evaluation, feedback and debriefing; an e-book version of Bringing Leadership to Life in Health: LEADS in a Caring Environment (2nd edition)—Putting LEADS to Work by Dr. Graham Dickson, and Bill Tholl, LEADS Workbooks and Resource Guide; LEADS Organizational License for internal use; three-year (3 yr) license as an Organizational LEADS Facilitator)

  OLF Certification Entitlements

  Certification Eligibility

  How to Apply

Please provide the following at time of registration:
  • Payment of online certification program fee;
  • Certificate of completion for the LEADS Learning Series or description of equivalent learning from LEADS Canada; and
  • Employer support and reference (written statement).

Submitting an application:
Submit your registration application above. Please ensure that the registration form is completely filled out and all supporting documents are submitted.

Applications will be reviewed and successful applicants will be notified of their eligibility to participate in the certification process. This can take up to 1 to 2 weeks to process. Next steps regarding certification program requirements will be provided to successful applicants. If an application is not accepted, the application will be reimbursed, minus the $50 administration fee.

For more information about our certification program, please contact Tracy Wightman, Manager, LEADS Learning and Development Programs at

For any issues regarding registration for this session, please contact