Leadership skills are essential for nurses in any role. This new program is designed to provide leadership development for nurses who have roles where they need to lead through influencing practice rather than through positional authority. Participants will complete the program equipped to lead from wherever they are within their organization.
This interactive program combines lecture, discussion, reflective practice, experiential learning and self-assessment. Taught by experienced nurse leaders, participants will develop leadership competencies to improve their effectiveness as a leader.
- A leadership development program for nurses without positional authority looking to cultivate leadership skills
- Use of validated assessment tools and strategies for growth
- Intimate class size for high degree of engagement with peers
- Networking with leaders from across the nation to gain ongoing support
- Evidence-based content developed by expert faculty that serve in nursing leadership roles
This course is designed for nurses without a formal authority who desire to strengthen their leadership competencies in their current role; including roles such as charge nurse, professional development, clinical nurse specialists, supervisors and project managers.
Nonmember of AONL
A blend of asynchronous pre-work and live sessions to build upon learning. Pre-work will require approximately 3.5 hours of content. All times are for the central time zone. Session details available within the AONL online learning platform.
Each virtual session will be hosted via Zoom teleconference. Attendees are encouraged to participate in every session using Zoom teleconferencing Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP). Please review the technical requirements needed for Zoom teleconferencing.
Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsfot Edge, Firefox, Google Chrome
Mac: Safari, Firefox, Google Chrome
Linux: Firefox, Google Chrome
iPhone & iPad devices
Speakers and a microphone: Built-in, USB plug-in or wireless Bluetooth
Webcam: Standard definition or high definition that is built-in or USB plug-in
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The program offers attendees the opportunity to earn up to 11.25 education contact hours.
The American Organization for Nursing Leadership (AONL) is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
AONL is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15740.
AONL is authorized to award 11.25 hours of education contact hours for this program.
AONL complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and strives to ensure that no individual with a disability is deprived of the opportunity to participate in this program solely by reason of that disability. Through its agents, AONL will provide reasonable accommodations for a candidate with a disability who requests accommodations.