The programme offers two tracks:
Track 1: Online only
A 16-week programme made up of four strands (courses). Each strand takes approximately 3-4 weeks to complete. Learning is delivered online and can be self-paced to fit around other commitments.
Track 2: Online with face-to-face experiential workshops
A 16-week programme with mixed learning types to help participants develop a depth of practice and work with others to deliver a greater impact.
Participants access the same online learning as Track 1 participants and meet face-to-face in three full day facilitated workshops in Leeds.
Workshops start at 9 am and finish at 5 pm.
Strand 1 – A sustainability worldview: understanding the environment.
· Understand greenhouse gasses and their role in environmental change
· Understand the impact of environmental change on health outcomes
· Discover what is being done locally and nationally towards a net-zero health and care system
· Explore what actions can be taken individually and collectively to make a difference.
Strand 2 – Developing self-leadership for sustainability: designing your development.
· Define your own learning agenda to address social, environmental and health outcomes
· Develop a critically reflective practice, seeking opportunities to discover and improve the impact they have on those around them,
Strand 3 – Engaging with systems and complexity: understanding complexity and developing systems working
· Understand systems and system complexity
· Develop leadership skills for working across boundaries to address complex challenges,
Strand 4 – Developing collective impact: creating a shared vision, understanding systems, and making a difference
· Map and describe the landscape and elements of your system and networks of influence
· Determine key stakeholders, describing their needs and salience
· Support others to begin to lead for sustainability
· Evaluate and evidence the impact your leadership decisions are having on carbon reduction and improving health outcomes.
The track 1 assessment is based on the submission of a 5 minute video assignment.
The track 2 assessment is based on the submission of a 5 minute video assignment and attendance at 3 workshops.