A leadership development initiative

The Local Government Leadership Academy is a leadership development initiative that serves local government and First Nations elected officials and senior administrators throughout British Columbia by improving the competencies needed to effectively manage and lead BC’s communities.

Summer Catch Up On Leadership Certifications 
Complete your LGLA Leadership Certification Application by email or on line and head into the fall, know ing how many points you need!

The Local Government Leadership Academy thanks its sponsors and partner organizations for their ongoing program support!

Upcoming Events

CEO FORUM 2021 Join Dr Gordon McIntosh, the Honourable Mike Harcourt OC, and Don Lidstone Q.C. as they present "Wicked Civic Challenges". Event will be held ing a virtual format, April 29-30, 2021. Cost: $295 per person. Registration open until April 23rd.

Education & Training

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