Youth Leadership


This self-paced course is tailored to young global leaders working to improve health outcomes in their communities and countries around the world. The course has four units that cover how to focus your mindset, eight different leading and managing practices, and overcoming challenges to accomplish your goals. Interactive with videos, quizzes, and case studies, this course should take you approximately 90 minutes.

Goals and Objectives

The goal of this course is to strengthen young people’s leadership skills.

Upon completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Know leading and managing practices
  • Understand the mindset of a leader
  • Think critically to create change


This self-paced course is tailored to young people who:

  • Have an active, or are preparing for a leadership role
  • Are interested in the concept of leadership, or
  • Work in the health sector


The course is divided into four units that include interactive video demonstrations and knowledge checks. The full course should take approximately 90 minutes. A certificate will be provided for those who complete the full course.

Getting Started

Begin exploring this course by clicking on the Course Outline tab to select learning units and track your progress. The FAQ tab provides answers to common questions and tips for using this course.