S3: Success, Strategy, and the Scope of Nursing Leadership - a Series


Course Type:  Live event, instructor-led workshop

Course Description:

The S3 series focuses on providing instruction and coaching on practical strategies for the nurse who is in the new role of CSL or RSL. Managers and/or Unit-Based Educators, who are new to VUMC, would also benefit from the content in this course.

This two-day course highlights resources, communication skills, interpretation of reports, and performance evaluations. The goal of this course is to provide the participant with basic tools and resources to begin a successful transition into a nursing leadership role.

Targeted for new CSLs, RSLs, and new Nurse Managers. Non-nurse front line leaders with less than a year of experience could also benefit from course content; elective programming.

Program managed by:
Kelly Ernst, MSN, RN-BC
Nursing Professional Development Specialist
Nursing Education and Professional Development
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Hosted by Nursing Education and Professional Development.

Contact Hours = not offered for this program    

button click for S3 Agenda for September 16 & 23





Wednesday, April 1
Wednesday, April 8

Due to the rapidly changing situation with COVID-19 and the need to minimize exposure of program participants, S3 for April 1 & 8 is canceled.

8am - 4pm PRB 206

Wednesday, September 16
Wednesday, September 23

8am - 4pm location TBD

Wednesday, November 11
Wednesday, November 18

8am - 4pm location TBD


Questions? Contact:

Regina Stuart, Associate Program Manager
Nursing Education and Professional Development
615/936-4609 or regina.d.stuart@vumc.org