The Empowering Career and Leadership Development for Women course is designed to help support ICAO enhance gender equality at all professional and higher levels of employment in the global aviation sector by 2030. This course aims to equip women in aviation and beyond with a carefully curated set of competencies they need to navigate organizational systems and lead their careers, themselves, and their teams towards an impact they can be proud of.
Using a community-based learning approach and hands-on, experiential learning approaches, this practical course is an invitation to a learning journey, which culminates with each participant crafting and presenting their own personal action plan.
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
Manage your career with clarity
Acquire self-assessment skills which lead to purpose-focused decisions
Enhance clarity, engagement, and resilience in navigating career choices
Manage your mindset through reflection
Identify imposter syndrome
Apply strategies to overcome imposter syndrome
Describe various intelligences required to navigate organizational challenges
Apply emotional intelligence framework to your work relationships
Build a management skillset
Identify your conflict profile
List and describe the four ways to work with conflict
Apply conflict resolution techniques to your work relationships
Describe and apply appreciative intelligence
List and apply negotiation techniques to achieve a win-win outcome
Present yourself and your ideas with assertion and confidence
Plan for career outcomes
List and describe the various approaches to leadership
Describe approaches that encourage ethical decision-making, equality, and diversity
Recognize situations of inequality and apply appropriate strategies
Describe power dynamics and areas of influence in organizations
Apply the appropriate leadership approach aligned to the situation
Discover yourself, develop your personal brand, and present this brand in alignment to your work culture
Present your plan for the future and the impact it will have on yourself, your organization and the world.
Primary Target Population
Women in any sector of aviation industry who aspire to grow professionally.
*** The tuition fee is CAD $1,531.59.
*** Female staff from Civil Aviation Authorities benefit from a 15% discount.