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Orientation and Self-Discovery for Managers (G418)


Type: Virtual classroom
Duration: 04:00 hours
Status: Active

The Manager Development Program provides the foundational knowledge needed to meet the demands of the management role. This course consists of two virtual sessions to help registrants prepare for their participation in the virtual edition of the Manager Development Program (MDPv). Participants will learn how to optimize their learning experience as it unfolds over the subsequent months and assess their personality traits in advance of the actual program.

Topics include:

  • preparing for the MDPv program
  • assessing one's personality traits using a psychometric tool
  • understanding how personalities, perceptions and beliefs shape behaviour
  • using self-reflection as a leadership tool to inspire success in teams


Course registration is reserved for the participants of the virtual edition of the Manager Development Program (MDPv).

This course is part of the learning path for the virtual edition of the Manager Development Program (MDPv). Certification for the MDPv must be assigned by a departmental Required Training Coordinator or a Learning Coordinator. When these criteria are met, learners can contact the Client Contact Centre to register for an upcoming offering.

Learn more about the Manager Development Program.


Becoming a Manager: The Basics (G412)

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More about this course
  • Topics: Personal and team development
  • Community: Managers
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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