Managing People Through Change

  • Online delivery
  • eClass
  • 21 hour course, no prerequisites

Real Change depends on peo­ple being will­ing to embrace the shift to a new way.” the path may not be easy. Through exam­i­na­tion of the ele­ments, active lead­ers can deter­mine pro­duc­tive ways to sup­port their teams to achieve the nec­es­sary tran­si­tion to the future state.
Course at a glance
  • This course is ACMP QEP (Qualified Educational Provider)™ certified and corresponds to 21 PDU hours.
What you will learn

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Recognize the concepts of people change management.
  • Identify how situations require different people change leadership styles.
  • Create strategies to adapt leadership style to situations.
  • Develop effective organizational and time management processes.
  • Identify strategies for engaging people in the change initiative.
  • Build critical thinking patterns to facilitate change goal achievement.
  • Apply various types of assessments to improve personal change skills.
  • Design a learning plan tailored to developing your people change leadership competencies and learning style.
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.


Course duration
Mar 1, 2021Mar 22, 2021
Asyn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

21 hours of instruction

In asynchronous online courses, students are expected to move through the course material at the same pace as their peers, but there are no real-time virtual classroom sessions to attend. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

David Yuk

Your Instructor

David Yuk

Class info
  • This is an asyn­chro­nous course. To start your online learn­ing expe­ri­ence vis­it www​.ext​-leo​.ca/​s​t​u​dents
  • Cost assistance: May be eli­gi­ble for the Cana­da-Alber­ta Job Grant and the Canada Training Benefit. (view all)
    Cor­po­rate mul­ti-reg­is­tra­tion pack­ages (groups of 4 or more) are avail­able for most Exten­sion cours­es. Con­tact us at for pre­ferred pricing.
  • Open for registration until March 1, 2021. Register at least one week before the course start date to secure your spot. If space is available you may register until the day the course starts.
Currently counts towards

* If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

You can register for and take a course without applying and enrolling into the program.

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  • Offered now
  • Online delivery
  • 21 hour course, no prerequisites

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