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Leadership Certificate Program

Group of male and female business professionals with trophyLeadership Certificate Program

The Leadership Certificate Program is a noncredit program that prepares attendees to communicate and motivate effectively based on the personality and emotional style of those they manage and collaborate with. Through time management assessments, introduction to the processes of change, review of thinking styles and much more, attendees gain insight and skills to help them become effective leaders in all industries. Those who complete the program will receive a certificate of completion from the PHSC Corporate Training department. The program curriculum consists of topics related to planning, communication and implementing strategic change:

• Leadership theories, traits, styles and applications
• Understanding your communication style and natural priorities
• Leadership conversations for coaching, mentoring and talent development
• Time and a leader’s success
• Conceptual and critical thinking
• Strategic change management
• Listening like a leader
• Emotional intelligence in leadership

Leadership program participants

Applicants should be outstanding mid-level managers who have had several years of management experience and are in an appropriate position to bring about strategic change. A candidate for the Leadership Certificate Program is usually a manager who supervises at least two levels of staff and  has significant decision making authority in his or her area of work. Some applicants from smaller companies/organizations may have a smaller span of control but should have a significant policymaking role.

Program details

The Leadership Certificate Program is a 32-hour course that meets one day per week from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m., for eight weeks. The program cost, including materials is $799; $599 for Chamber of Commerce members.

Upcoming program dates and locations are to be announced. For additional information, please call 727-816-3123 or email.