Change Leadership - Blended

This Certificate in Change Leadership is a 10 Credit Level 9 programme designed to enable participants to develop their knowledge and skill as creative leaders in their chosen field. The core areas include leadership theory, principles & emerging trends, creativity, the psychology of teams and organisational change.

This programme is primarily for those at work in the business, community and voluntary sector who seek further professional development to progress their career in management or leadership. It is also for those seeking new skills who already have an undergraduate or equivalent qualification. The ideal candidate is someone who wishes to develop their personal and interpersonal capacity to become an effective change agent in their relevant field.

Subjects taught

What modules will I study?
Change Leadership
Leadership models, creativity, team psychology and change processes

Entry requirements

What are the entry requirements?
QQI Level 8 award or equivalent qualification and/or relevant life and work experience.

Mature students (23 years of age on 1st January preceding application) can apply.

English Language: Applicants who do not have English as their first language must ensure they satisfy English Language requirements. For entry to undergraduate courses, a minimum score of 5.5 in an IELTS exam is required. For postgraduate courses, a minimum of 6.0 is required. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their English proficiency meets these requirements.

Application dates

Application Deadline: Monday 13th January 2020.




12 Weeks.

Delivery Mode
Twelve x Fri afternoons 1-5pm (online)

2 in-person Saturdays :
25 March 10am - 5pm
27 May 10am - 3pm.


This programme is free of charge for participants who are unemployed or previously self-employed. Participants who are in current employment will be required to pay a fee of €130. Please see for eligibility criteria details.

Enrolment dates

Course Opening Soon.

How to Apply
Applicants must apply for these programmes on the Springboard Website (Please see Application Weblink" below).

Start Date: January.

Post Course Info

Are there opportunities for further study?
An MA in Creative Leadership Practice is in development and will start Sept 2022. The Change Leadership module can be used to apply for a 10-credit exemption for this Postgraduate Diploma/MA programme.

More details
  • Qualifications

    Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time,Daytime,Blended

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