Education & Mentorship Program: Enhancing Clinical Leadership in LTC

Posted Date: February 12, 2018 Posted By: Emily Kuurstra




This FREE two-day workshop is intended for RPNs and RNs who have high potential to excel in leadership and who currently work in Ontario long-term care (LTC) homes.


At the end of Day One, participants will:

  • Be able to describe principles of leadership and their personal leadership style and skills.
  • Be able to discuss the importance of leadership in the workplace.
  • Be more comfortable and confident using communications skills for delegation, conflict resolution, and empowerment of colleagues in the workplace.
  • Have increased confidence to implement leadership strategies in the workplace.


At the end of Day Two, participants will:

  • Be able to describe the concept of mentorship and relate it to their personal professional development.
  • Identify facilitators and challenges to implementing leadership practices in their workplace, in conjunction with someone working in a leadership role within their LTC home.
  • Describe strategies to address barriers to implementing leadership practices in their workplace.
  • Develop a plan for mentorship after the workshop including identifying a leadership mentor, and approaches for initiating the mentorship relationship.
  • Identify personal objectives for moving forward to implement leadership practices in their workplace.





Day One: March 19, 2018 (8AM-4PM)

Day Two: March 20, 2018 (8AM-4PM)


Nurses are required to attend both workshop dates.  Nurses’ direct supervisors are required to attend Day Two from 12PM-4PM.





Lanark Lodge, 115 Christie Lake Road, Perth, ON, K7H 3C6





Please complete the online COURSE APPLICATION FORM to apply for this training opportunity.


Application Deadline: March 5, 2018


For more information, please contact Michelle Fleming at