Building organization and leadership skills one step at a time. 

The Diploma in School Board Administration (DSBA) is designed for Ontario school board professionals who wish to develop and enhance their skills and knowledge of the board's business operations and functions.   University of Guelph (UofG) has developed this Diploma in partnership with the Ontario Association of School Business Officials (OASBO).

Upcoming Core Courses 

 Operational Resource Management  Winter 2018
 Communications Management  Spring 2018
 Introduction to School Board Administration

 Fall 2018

 Financing of Education in Ontario

 Winter 2019

 Legal Governance

 Spring 2019

 Leadership and Ethics

 Fall 2019

Upcoming Elective Courses (July 2018)

 Customer Service and Community Relations - PTM   July 9-13, 2018
Ontario School Board Governance - ICTM   July 9 - 13, 2018
 Privacy Protection, Data Security, and Risk Management - IMPA   July 9 - 13, 2018
 Strategic Leadership and Employee Engagement - FM   July 16 - 20, 2018
 Healthy Workplaces - DMAS   July 16 - 20, 2018
 Healthy Workplaces - HRM for SBA   July 16 - 20, 2018
 Principles of Supply Chain Management - SCM   July 16 - 20. 2018

What are the benefits?

  • Expand your career opportunities and gain a competitive edge
  • Enhance your ability to inform and contribute to strategic decisions
  • Augment your capacity to lead, manage and optimize business operations
  • Build on current knowledge and skills in your business role

Who should participate? 

  • Individuals seeking to enhance their career potential within school boards
  • School business officials
  • Principals,  Vice-Principals, Superintendents and Directors of Education