Course Detail: CE-2122 - Leadership and Motivation

Overview

Leadership and Motivation is designed for corporate flight department management or prospective management employees. Learn how to exercise leadership by being a role model, empowering personnel, building effective teams, promoting the exchange of information, and making sound decisions in order to achieve flight department goals and promote corporate objectives. This course is part of our Corporate Aviation Management Certificate (CAMC) program.

Who Should Attend

Because aviation management affects every individual and department, professionals working in various capacities across the aviation industry can benefit from this knowledge including:

  • Business aviation and corporate flight department managers
  • Professionals working in the industry looking to advance their understanding of business aviation operations
  • Corporate pilots taking on new management rolls in the corporate flight department
  • NBAA members working on their initial Certified Aviation Manager (CAM) or needing points for CAM renewal and PDP/SPDP programs

Course Objectives (Satisfies NBAA: L3)

  • Qualities of good leader
  • Changes that take place when an individual transitions into a management role
  • Necessity for maintaining a high degree of integrity and personal accountability
  • Differences among ethical, moral and legal behavior
  • Leadership styles and strategies
  • Behavioral styles of individuals and how to apply that knowledge for effective communication
  • Types of behavior styles and the values of each style
  • Review case studies of various styles of leadership strategies and models
  • Motivational theory
  • Mentoring strategies
  • Team building and communication strategies
  • Applying the various components of interpersonal communication skills in various role playing scenarios
  • Practice techniques of effective communications including giving and receiving feedback
  • Dynamics of group discussion in productive business meetings
  • Practice techniques for embracing motivation and empowering flight department personnel

Available Sessions