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Center for Leadership Development
Schedule at a Glance

Crisis Leadership

Schedule

  • Aug 28-31, 2018 at WMDC - Byron Rogers Federal Building, 1961 Stout Street, Denver, Colorado 80294, Tuition: $2900  (#23210)   REGISTER
    THIS IS A NON-RESIDENTIAL SESSION

    Start Time First Day 8:00 am - End Time Last Day 4:30 pm

Overview

Despite great improvement in crisis prevention and strategic management, serious predicaments can elude even the best laid plans. As a leader in your organization, you must be prepared. This course offers invaluable guidance to navigate complex, unanticipated situations.

Through case studies, interactive exercises and simulated crises, you will learn to identify your personal strengths in relating to others when facing a threat. Your also learn to manage relationships before, during and after a crisis. After studying strategic approaches for assessing and tackling high-pressure situations, you will return to work with new-found confidence and readiness to handle the unexpected.

By sharing your crisis leadership experience with other Federal leaders, you will develop an invaluable cross-agency network of colleagues for ongoing support.

How You Will Benefit

  • Identify emergency situations and assess your own biases under pressure
  • Learn strategies to manage new information effectively and make informed decisions when time is of the essence
  • Discover how to create and lead a crisis team, delegate responsibility and marshal resources quickly and efficiently
  • Develop team-building, team-development and decision-making abilities for the increased demands of a crisis situation
  • Explore strategic approaches for managing risk and analyzing information under pressure

Who Should Attend

Anyone involved in crisis pre-incident planning, response, recovery or mitigation.

This course meets one of the requirements for the Executive and Professional levels of the Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Certificate program. For more information go to the LEAD certificate  page.

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Note

Unless the course is listed as RESIDENTIAL, lodging and meals are not included in the tuition.