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Diploma Overview

The Leadership Preparation Diploma Program is designed to introduce concepts and develop skills needed to be a future leader. LPD enables students to develop strong decision-making and organizational skills, to clarify goals and to lead a team. Students are required to do independent activities, graded assignments and/or exams for each course; each student will work on individual as well as group projects.


LPD 100 – Modern Leadership Styles
LPD 101 – Effective Decision Making
LPD 102 – Collaboration and Team-Building
LPD 103 – Global Communication Styles

LPD 104 – Managing Change
LPD 105 – Organizational Psychology
LPD 106 – Dealing with Difficult People
LPD 107 – Mentoring and Training

Program options:

Leadership Preparation Diploma
Study for 8, 16 or 24 weeks.
Students who successfully meet all the academic requirements will receive a diploma of completion.

8 Weeks

Monday - Friday

9:30 AM - 12:00 PM


24 Weeks

Monday - Friday

9:30 AM - 12:00 PM


Program start date: Any Monday
Depending on class seat availability, students may be asked to start their course or program at a later date.

Other fees:
Registration fee: $150.
Students who re-register for this program may not need to pay the registration fee. More information.

Entrance Requirements

Before registering for a course or program you will need to provide proof of English Proficiency. This can be done by providing a valid IELTS, TOEFL, CLBPT or CELPIP score or by taking LCC’s free online English assessment. 



  • Have proven English proficiency of at least a Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) of 5 or higher in at least two skills (no skill lower than 4), OR successful completion of the Business Diploma Program (BDP).


  • Students with higher CLB levels but no Canadian work experience or resume are also encouraged to take BDP. Students with English levels below CLB 4 must enroll in language courses (not part of this diploma program) and provide evidence of sufficient English levels before beginning their diploma program(s).

Leadership Preparation Diploma


Review the admission policy and our other policies. If needed, take our free online English assessment. 


Choose how many weeks you would like to study (8, 16 or 24).


Register now!

LCC's Leadership Preparation (LPD) is approved by The Private Training Institutes Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education. For more information about our designation, including an approved program list, please click here.


Learning Outcomes

  • Be able to articulate leadership goals and preferred styles

  • Have increased ability to make good business decisions

  • Recognize common problems within teams and have strategies for solving them

  • Be effective in communicating up and down a hierarchy

  • Learn strategies for supporting a team through times of change and crises

  • Understand motivational principles, and provide mentoring and training

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