NWA Leadership Academy

The NWA Leadership Academy is a customized leadership program designed to 1) assist WIC organizations in developing leadership skills and attributes for selected new leaders and 2) update the skills of current leaders. Additionally, the NWA Leadership Academy will enable WIC organizations to clarify, communicate and execute their vision, mission, goals and strategic initiatives. WIC personnel completing the NWA Leadership Academy will possess the leadership skills and attributes necessary to think and act strategically, exhibit critical-thinking skills, and manage results-oriented teams. The NWA Leadership Academy Certificate Program is comprised of four courses, which are each 8 weeks in length:

  • Course 1 - What it Means to be a WIC Leader
  • Course 2 - Managing the WIC Mission
  • Course 3 - Results-Oriented WIC Leadership
  • Course 4 - Mission Critical WIC Initiatives