Certificate in Management Essentials

e-learning
For people leaders

Overview

The Certificate in Management Essentials (CME) has been developed in collaboration with the University of New Brunswick and is focused on teaching millennials the basic skills every manager needs to succeed. It provides training and support opportunities—from career coaching and personal development, to self-management and leadership—that today’s millennials are looking for.

A fully online program, the CME lets participants learn at their own pace—anywhere, anytime! Ten courses featuring a blend of learning methods, including eBooks, videos, activities, assignments, readings, quizzes, and self-reflection, enhance individuals’ learning experience and teach them the skills, techniques, and processes to become effective managers.

Learning objectives

Completion of the program will help millennials:

  • Develop their intrapersonal, interpersonal, tactical managerial, and leadership skills
  • Increase their opportunity to break into or advance their management career
  • Understand themselves as leaders, and grow personally and professionally
  • Gain the insight needed to effectively and efficiently support people and facilitate processes within the organization
  • Set themselves apart from the competition

Results

Benefits to organizations

  • By implementing this training, your organization should be able to:
  • Increase the knowledge base of existing managers or provide development for promising non-managerial employees
  • Develop a performance management process that aligns employees’ efforts with the organization’s goals
  • Facilitate and support employees, providing tools to help them identify skill gaps, create a learning plan, and review progress
  • Retain top talent
  • Address employees’ needs, and reinforce themes and core competencies required by the organization

Benefits to millennials

  • Increase their opportunity to break into or advance their management career
  • Understand themselves as leaders, and grow personally and professionally
  • Gain the insight needed to effectively and efficiently support people and facilitate processes within the organization
  • Set themselves apart from the competition

Courses

 

Required courses

Elective course (choice of 4):

  • Leading from Within

  • Communicating with Impact

  • Leadership vs. Management

  • Taking the Guess Work Out of Management 
  • Managing Challenging Behaviours 
  • Supervisor’s Toolbox
  • Beyond Engagement

  • Operations Management Toolbox

  • Coaching Skills for Managers

  • Leading and Managing Through Change

  • Building a Successful Team

  • Conflict, Mediation, and Negotiation Toolbox 
  • Etiquette, Ethics, and eCommunication

  • Navigating People-Driven Crisis

  • Customer Relationship Management Strategy 
  • Cognitive Strategies for Leaders

  • Facilitating the Employee Lifecycle 
  • Supporting Mental Health Risk 

 


Certification is granted once participants achieve a minimum of 80% on the final quiz and completion of their reflective activities.

Certificate program cost: $525 per course (total of 10 courses).

Start your millennials on the path to managerial success today!