Equitable and Inclusive Leadership Certification Program

A leadership development program specifically designed to spearhead diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in your organization with immediate actionable tools and strategies.

Equips you to champion and lead DEI and build an inclusive culture in your workplace.

What is the certification?

CEC is proud to offer the first of its kind Equitable and Inclusive Leadership Certification.

Program design reflects evidence-based research and industry best practices in DEI and in adult learning methodologies. Each course is highly practical and includes strategies and actionable tools that really work.


Each course in the program is carefully curated by Canadian Equality DEI and adult learning experts informed by industry best practices.

Interactive Learning

Includes quizzes, self-reflection exercises, participant discussions, interactive engaging activities, gamification elements and a Capstone project.

Available Online

Self-paced learning available on-demand in English with captioning and accessible transcripts. Available on computer, mobile or tablet.

What’s Included

Four courses with three-months access, one hour coaching session to provide additional support and to practically apply the learning, plus a digital certificate and badge upon completion.

Building a community

Sign up for the program and join a community of interdisciplinary fellow equity champions. Learn from each other to share best practices and accelerate impact. “If you want to go far, go together”
- African Proverb


Courses included in the Equitable and Inclusive Leadership Certification.


Of iterations made to bring you the latest and most effective content, tools and strategies that are immediately actionable.


Of funds from every enrollment donated to a non-profit organization that works to advance equality.

Common Questions

Team leaders, people managers, HR and D&I Professionals, D&I Champions, project/program managers, scrum masters.

It is 30 hours in length. You can complete the program in about a month.

There is a final assessment administered online after the completion of the four courses along with a final Capstone project.

Contact Canadian Equality to receive the program cost. The more people that sign up from your workplace, the greater the discount. We believe in principles of equity in all that we do and can offer a sliding scale fee structure to meet your needs.

Your Certification Path

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Do you still have questions?

If you have any questions about getting certified please let us know how we can help.