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Leadership and Culture

Professionals Skills Programs

Building individual capability in leaders across key system roles and supporting system connections

For the High-Performance system to have sustainable sporting success, the system needs exceptional leaders, high functioning teams and high-performing cultures.

The AIS has invested in a range of individual development initiatives to grow the capability of the High-Performance system workforce.  Our courses are capped to a maximum of 20 people and are not required to be completed in any particular order.

Developing Others

A program designed to enable leaders to broaden their perspectives and enhance how they develop others to succeed in a complex and continuously changing environment. This program is targeted at leaders across all levels of the sport system.

Suitable for:

- CEO
- HP Directors
- Pathway Managers
- Operation Managers
- Performance Support
- Coaches
- AWE Managers
- Other similar HP sport roles

Program  Architecture:
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Program Delivery:

- 2 x Full day workshops
- 2 x extension session (3hours)
- Multiple trio sessions

Program Length:

- Approximately 12 weeks


Program  Dates:
Please see program details, noting these are subject to change
Sessions will be adapted to online delivery if there are COVID-19 restrictions in place.

Program 1
Dates: Tuesday 30 August – Wednesday 31 August 2022
- Ext. Session 1: Tuesday 27 September 2022 (virtual)
- Ext. Session 2: Tuesday 15 November 2022 (virtual)
Location: Brisbane (National Cricket Centre, Albion)

Program 2
Dates: Tuesday 11 October – Wednesday 12 October 2022
- Ext. Session 1: Wednesday 16 November 2022 (virtual)
- Ext. Session 2:  Wednesday 7 December 2022 (virtual)
Location: Canberra (AIS Campus)

Register Your Interest:

To register your interest, please complete the below EOI form.
EOI FORM LINK

Stakeholder Management

A program designed to help navigate the complex HP stakeholder system by initiating and maintaining strategic networks and relationships. This program is focused on developing competencies in earning trust, effective communication and system and organisational awareness.

Suitable for:

- CEO
- HP Directors
- Pathway Managers
- Operation Managers
- Performance Support
- Coaches
- AWE Managers
- Other similar HP sport roles

Program Architecture:
Download link

Program Delivery:

- 2 Full day workshops
- 1 recall session (4hours)
- Multiple trio sessions

Program Length:

- Approximately 6 weeks


Program Dates:
Please see course details, noting these are subject to change
Sessions will be adapted to online delivery if there are COVID-19 restrictions in place.

Program 1
Dates: Tuesday 6 September – Wednesday 7 September 2022
- Recall Session: Tuesday 18 October 2022 (virtual)
Location: Melbourne (CitiPower Centre, St Kilda)

Program 2
Dates: Tuesday 25 October – Wednesday 26 October 2022
- Recall Session: Tuesday 29 November 2022 (virtual)
Location: Sydney (NSWIS, Olympic Park)

Program 3
Dates: Wednesday 2 November – Thursday 3 November 2022
- Recall Session: Monday 5 December 2022 (virtual)
Location: Gold Coast (Surfing Australia HPC, Casuarina)

Register Your Interest:

To register your interest, please complete the below EOI form.
EOI FORM LINK

Strategy Design and Execution

A program designed to build and enhance the strategic competencies identified by NSO and the NIN as necessary for success as leaders within sport. This program is focused on developing competencies in strategic thinking, design, execution, and influence.

Suitable for:

- CEO
- HP Directors
- Pathway Managers
- Operation Managers
- Performance Support Leaders
- AWE Managers
- Other similar HP sport roles

Program Architecture:
Download link

Program Delivery:

- 3 Full day workshops
- Mentor check ins

Program Length:

- Approximately 4 weeks


Program Dates:
Please see program details, noting these are subject to change
Sessions will be adapted to online delivery if there are COVID-19 restrictions in place.

Program 1
Dates:
- Workshop 1: TBC
- Workshop 2: TBC
- Workshop 3: TBC
Location: TBC

Register Your Interest:

To register your interest, please complete the below EOI form.
EOI FORM LINK

Optimising Collaboration for Performance

A program designed to enable interdisciplinary team members including coaches to build the awareness, skills and knowledge to work effectively in performance teams. This short course is targeted at individuals who want to improve the quality of relationships within teams and enhance team collaboration, innovation and performance.

Suitable for:

- Performance Support personnel
- Coaches
- AW&E Managers

Program Architecture:
Download link

Program Delivery:

- 2 Full day workshops
- 1 extension session (90mins)
- Multiple trio sessions

Program Length:

- Approximately 5 weeks


Program Dates:
Please see program details, noting these are subject to change
Sessions will be adapted to online delivery if there are COVID-19 restrictions in place.

Program 1
Dates: Wednesday 14 September – Thursday 15 September 2022
- Ext. Session: Tuesday 18 October 2022 (virtual)
Location: Melbourne (CitiPower Centre, St Kilda)

Program 2
Dates: Tuesday 18 October – Wednesday 19 October 2022
- Ext. Session: Tuesday 22 November 2022 (virtual)
Location: Brisbane  (National Cricket Centre, Albion)

Register Your Interest:

To register your interest, please complete the below EOI form.
EOI FORM LINK

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