Certified Health Executive (CHE) Select Program

The Certified Health Executive (CHE) Program is the only leadership designation in Canada for all health leaders. The CHE is aligned to the LEADS Domains which supports self-directed, life-long learning.

CHE Select intensifies the College’s role in supporting leaders in Canadian health system to define and understand their leadership and the role they play in leading systems change, it includes individual development and will also support organizational culture and systems change. 

CHE Select program is an extensive journey into LEADS-based leadership development using tools, content and processes representing current best practices and evidence. As LEADS is fully incorporated in the content and requirements for completing the CHE credential, achieving and maintaining the credential contributes to building a common leadership language across leaders and health systems in Canada.

CHE Select Program 2-pager CHE Select Application Process Infographic
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PDF CHE Select Program Overview PDF LEADS 360 Assessment Overview (including FAQ)
PDF MOC Guideline and Policies (including FAQ) PDF

LEADS Learning Overview
(Cost not included in the application fee.)

PDF PLAR Guidelines and Instructions PDF LEADS in Action Project Guidelines

CHE Legacy Program

For anyone enrolled in the CHE Program prior to June 1, 2019, please consult the CHE Legacy Program web pages

CHE™ is a trademarked program of the Canadian College of Health Leaders.