Leadership Intelligence Development and Support Programme

Leading a team is a challenging part of any veterinary professional's role. Managing people and processes requires dedication, self-awareness and a commitment to the business. The Leadership Intelligence Programme  will help you to develop an understanding of leadership and provide you with the essential skills you’ll need to progress as a leader throughout your career.


When: Available all year 
Duration: Six months
Location: Online



This program features a multi-modal approach, combining individual e-learning with a group coaching program. The online course consists of six modules which are full of activities and tips to give you a solid grounding in the theories of excellent leadership. This sits alongside the coaching support and implementation program, where you will workshop your development points and receive guidance on how to put what you have learned into practice..


  1. An introduction to leadership
  2. Developing leadership intelligence
  3. Leadership communication
  4. Crucial conversations and conflict resolution
  5. Performance management
  6. Navigating change and project management

Download the course outline here

Quick facts

  • Downloadable course notes for each module
  • Online lessons, activities and self-assessments
  • Certificate of Achievement upon completion
  • Recommended course completion is 6 months (access 12 months).
  • Nominal course duration of 18 hours


  • Improved time management and conflict resolution skills.
  • Develop recruitment, induction and change management skills.
  • Ability to undertake self-reflection
  • Be supported to implement your new knowledge in practice.

CPD recording

VCNZ recommended area(s) of competence for well-rounded development:

  • Critical reasoning (how you think)
  • Personal wellbeing (how you feel)
  • Professional identity (who you are)


The investment for this course and coaching package is: 

NZVA member: $1385 NZD (incl. GST)
Non-member: $1515 NZD (incl. GST)


Access to this course will be notified via email once your enrolment has been processed. This may take up to 3 working days from the time of registration.


Ata Snow
Education and Events Coordinator
04 831 1385