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Professional Diploma in Leadership

Course Overview

Transform your capabilities through the lens of understanding leadership, psychology, how to lead change. Implement your learnings in practice through highly experiential workshops. The Professional Diploma in Leadership immerses participants in a learning environment alongside peers, sharing common challenges and learning from each other’s experiences. You’ll gain practical tools for effective leadership, as you delve into topics like motivation, teamwork, creating psychological safety, and engagement.

  • Along with learning from world-class faculty, we’ll harness the collective wisdom of the peer group to bring real-world experience to life and help you reflect on your own experiences.
  • Learn from peers in different industries, who face similar challenges and opportunities to your own.
  • Understand yourself and the impact your leadership has on others, and what you can do to work towards better outcomes.


Programme Details

Programme Start Date
Autumn 2024 (date to be confirmed)
IMI Campus, Dublin
18 days over 6 months
Mid Career
Programme Fee
Professional Diploma in Leadership
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Leadership Capabilities
Become a more impactful leader, through your understanding of teamwork, motivation, and by peer learning from other leaders at your level.
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Examine your own leadership practices, and understand the impact they have on yourself and on others.
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Leading Change
Become a catalyst for change within your organisation, by getting a practical overview of how change management works.
Programme Director

Philip Matthews

Phillip supports leaders to identify the leader they want to be, achieve clarity on the personal change required, to lead with authenticity and in a way that engages hearts and minds. A former Ireland rugby captain, Phillip spent 20 years in industry between pharmaceuticals and consulting where he held roles in Sales, Marketing, HR and General Management.

Hear From Past Participants

Bobby Madden shared his experience on the Professional Diploma in Leadership – he’s since gone on to complete a second Diploma in Executive Coaching!

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