Executive Leadership Certificate Program
The Executive Leadership Program (ELP) provides senior leaders with a 21st century approach to public safety by adopting a multidisciplinary and “whole-of-community” methodology. The program is a one-week course intended to challenge international public safety leaders and enhance their analysis, coordination, and response capabilities to the evolving threats to public safety. Structured specifically for public sector professionals and policymakers, it employs an interdisciplinary academic and experiential learning environment. Participants strengthen their cross-functional skills through immersion in key issues and best practices presented by world-class researchers, policy experts, and practitioners in public safety. The ELP is intended for senior leaders from the United States and abroad.
The program course topics are divided into four modules:
Leadership – Collaborative Governance; Values-Driven Leadership; Crisis Management; Decision making and Metrics; Negotiation Strategies
Emerging Threats – Violent Crimes; Hate Crimes and Incidents; Cyber Warfare
Technology – Social Media; Drones Technology
Community Engagement – Violence Reduction Strategies; Gang/Community Intervention
Next Course Offering: June 10-14, 2024 from 8:00AM – 5:00PM at USC’s main campus
SCI invites applications from senior leaders with executive or command-level responsibilities from public safety backgrounds, including law enforcement, fire, health, social work, government and education. Admission is selective and based on professional achievement and organizational responsibility.
Registration deadline: May 17, 2024
Program Cost: $4,500 with accommodation at the USC HOTEL / $3,500 for commuting senior leaders