DeGroote School of Business

Police Services Leadership (Day 1 and 2)

The Ontario Police Services have been tasked with putting processes in place to successfully manage changes and projects.  In collaboration with the DeGroote School of Business, Executive Education department a training program has been developed to meet those needs for Senior Police Leaders.

The Police Services Leadership Program was designed to provide intensive and interactive courses.  Developed by leading industry and faculty experts, each day focuses on a specific topic relevant to project and/or change management.

Day 1:  Change Management – Who are you as a Change Leader?

Program Faculty: Dr. Teal McAteer

Key Learning Outcomes

  • A solid understanding of the fundamentals of change and change management;
  • An orientation to best practices in change leadership;
  • An understanding of the required actions/steps for effective management of change;
  • Understanding of the various roles and responsibilities associated with change diagnosis, planning and execution;
  • New insights about your own behavior choices when dealing with change, and a heightened appreciation for the thinking styles contributing to both effective and ineffective change management behavior choices.

Day 2:  Project Management Essentials

Program Faculty: Mr. Bruce Garrod

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Become familiar with The Project Management Institute’s Project Management Framework, Processes and Knowledge Areas;
  • Recognize how projects evolve and how to manage changes along the way;
  • Plan and execute projects by establishing positive procedures that encompass the full life cycle of a project;
  • How to set realistic budgets and schedules;
  • Organize and lead an effective project team;
  • Employ good communication to reduce potential conflicts and ensure smooth project flow;
  • Ensure stakeholder engagement and satisfaction throughout the project life cycle;
  • Enable delivery of the business benefits.


If you have any questions about this course or registration, please submit us a question to discuss your development needs.

Who Should Register

Senior police leaders and civilian managers who will be responsible for coordinating, facilitating, or managing projects and programs.

Cost and Policies

$950 + HST

Registration fee includes both days.

Cancellation Policy
Payment Policy


This course can be customized to your organization's needs and delivered at your location or the Ron Joyce Centre.

Learn more