The transition from performing as an individual contributor to managing others requires an expanded and deepened interpersonal management skill set. This management certificate program helps participants exceed their potential at an accelerated rate with real world tools in communication, and managing people, resources and time. It can be customized for individuals through the choice of two-day foundational required courses and a series of electives that target specific strengths and needs.
Who Should Attend:
This certificate is a designed for the early-stage manager, as well as an experienced manager who is interested in a comprehensive experience on the basics of solid management. It is especially helpful for supervisors who manage complex projects and special assignments, and for professionals managing ad hoc, cross-functional teams. The skills developed in this program will help those who facilitate groups that include multiple stakeholders. Professionals who facilitate in more traditional venues such as staff meetings, board meetings and committee meetings will benefit as well.
Coursework for the Certificate:
Certificate is awarded after completion of the required two-day management training course and two class days from the elective course selection below. Certificate requirements should be completed within an 18-month period.
REQUIRED: Choose one
- Manager’s Toolkit for Delegation, Accountability, and Results
May 1 - 2, 2023
- Process Improvement: Yellow Belt Training and Certification
June 12 - 13, 2023
ELECTIVES: Choose two from any of the electives below
- Communicating with Impact
November 8, 2022
April 25, 2023
- Persuasion: Your Ally in Influence
December 1, 2022
May 24, 2023
- Time Management Fundamentals to Work Smarter
December 6, 2022
- High Impact Leadership for Women
February 22, 2023
- Making Strategic Financial Decisions
Part 1: March 7, 2023
Part 2: March 14, 2023
Part 3: March 21, 2023
Part 4: March 28, 2023
Part 5: April 4, 2023
- Project Management: From Concept to Plan
April 12, 2023
- Networking Strategies to Increase Your Effectiveness, Influence and Power
April 20, 2023
- Manage Your Mind First: The Promise of Mindfulness in an Uncertain Time
June 7, 2023
- Igniting Positive Change through Appreciative Inquiry
- Developing Cross-Cultural Competence for the Global Workplace
Cost of Certificate:
Nonprofit and CWRU Alumni: $2,085
Corporate Partners: 4 Class Days
To register online for the entire certificate, please select four (4) of the appropriate classes listed above. We will automatically track your progress towards completion of your certificate. Alternatively, you can register by phone at 216-368-6413. You have 18 months to complete any of our leadership, management, or functional knowledge certificates. Also please be aware that a program can only be applied toward the requirements of one certificate.
Receipt of Certificate
Certificates will be automatically produced and sent out to participants who have completed the requirements twice a year. Participants can expect to receive certificates in December/January or June/July after the completion of their courses.