Leadership Academy

ONL - MA, RI, NH, CT, VT Leadership Academy 
Waltham Woods Conference Center, Waltham, MA

The ONL - MA, RI, NH, CT, VT Leadership Academy is a two month, multifaceted, executive-style program, designed using the ONL Leadership Development Model.  Its purpose is to develop and continuously expand the knowledge, practice and character of nursing leadership for the benefit of patients, our profession, and the organizations we serve across the continuum and throughout our 5 member states.

Cost of Program:  $1,749 for ONL members

                                 $1,999 for non-ONL members (includes a one year ONL membership)

All applications must be submitted electronically. Application deadline (TBD). Click here to view the questions on the Leadership Academy application. 

The dates for the Fall 2020 program are: 

Module 1 - Friday, Sept. 25, 2020 - Cancelled due to the pandemic.
Module 2 - Friday, Oct. 16, 2020 - Cancelled due to the pandemic.
Module 3 - Friday, Oct. 30, 2020 - Cancelled due to the pandemic.
Module 4 - Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020 (full day) & Friday, Nov. 20, 2020 (half day) - Cancelled due to the pandemic.

The program includes four distinct Modules, during a two month period.

Module 1 - The Self

The participants will identify intrinsic characteristics, including personality type and traits, and begin to develop competencies to successfully apply these aspects to balance the dimensions of management and leadership.

Module 2 -  The Leader: Organization

The participants will be able to assess and identify organizational priorities and will develop a plan to support implementation of a leadership project within their own organization.

Module 3 - The Leader:  People

The participants will focus on leadership theory to help understand/assess their own leadership approach and its appropriate use based on the situation.  With the help of a coach, the participants will develop a plan for goal setting and goal achievement.

Module 4 & 5 - Participant Presentations (Module 4) & Contemporary Topics in Nursing Leadership (Module 5) (Nov. 19-20, 2020)

The participants will present the planning, status of implementation, and analysis and evaluation of their leadership project. Professional networking is a valued component of the Leadership Academy and in response to participant feedback we are continuing to hold a networking and celebratory dinner on Nov. 19th. For Leadership Academy participants, the cost of the dinner and a hotel room on Nov. 19th is included in the program pricing.



 Patient Care LinkAmerican Organization for Nurse LeadershipCummings Foundation