Day two of the Certificate Series for PCN Board Competency Training

The Advanced Certificate course builds on the Essentials course and is designed for PCN Board and Joint Governance members who are interested in advancing their contributions to the PCN. There are three core topic areas within the Advanced course that include: (1) Reaching Maximum Board Effectiveness, (2) Understanding PCN Finances, and (3) Managing your People Well. Taking this course will elevate your PCN governance knowledge!

Topics covered include:

  • Maximizing your Board and Committee Meeting effectiveness
  • Dealing with "Board Disruptors"
  • PCN Board and ED/MD Succession Planning
  • Best Practice in Human Resource Management 
  • How to motivate and guide your ED towards maximum potential 
  • Value of Financial assessments and audits 
  • Learning the right questions to ask to ensure your PCN is financially healthy

It is recommended that you complete an Essentials certificate as a pre-requisite for the Advanced certificate.

View the learning objectives for all sessions.

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 21 Mainpro+ credits.

Spring 2020 full day session dates 

Please note dates postponed as a result of COVID-19.

Dates subject to change. Click the date links below to register.
Fee $199.00 plus GST  

  • May 7 - Edmonton - Postponed to future date
  • June 5 - Calgary - Postponed to future date

Post Coursework Teleconferences 

A post coursework teleconference is one of the requirements to be completed by participants. This requirement applies to Essentials, Advanced and Expert Series - Finance courses. The purpose of the teleconference is to facilitate reflection and to test and measure concepts in a simple way. For physician participants, it is a requirement to obtain CME credits and designed to support the integrity of PCN Board Competency Training.  

Taken the Advanced Certificate training course? Complete the CME requirements. Register for a post coursework teleconference date:
NOTE: New dates will be announced when available.