6 required courses (45 hours), or take individual courses as needed
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Complete in 4 months, or up to 2 years
Professional management development is a process in which individuals who supervise and manage others learn and improve their skills in order to be more effective managers and leaders while accomplishing organizational goals.
Enhance your career and management skills with our one-day professional management seminars led by subject matter experts with valuable real-world experience. Strengthen your soft skills and learn best practices in a variety of subjects. Enhance your supervisor, management and/or leadership abilities with new strategies and personal assessment tools.
Customize the program to meet your needs while you polish your management skill set. Take a single seminar to meet your immediate professional development needs or bundle six seminars to earn a certificate of completion.
Highlights and benefits
Earn a recognized credential | Enhance your career prospects
Real-world knowledge | Learn from experienced industry professionals
Enhance your life | Develop your personal and professional skills
Gain hands-on experience | Demonstrate workplace competencies to potential employers
Interested in more management courses?
Consider our Management Development Extension Certificate to prepare you for a new management position or build on your current supervisory or management role. As well, courses in our Professional Management Seminar Series can be applied toward the optional course hours in the Management Development program.View program
Course schedule by semester
(Sept. - Dec.)
(Jan. - April)
(May - Aug.)
|Increasing Your Influence||ON*||CL|
|Writing in the Workplace||ON*||CL||ON*|
|Workplace Presentation Skills||ON*||CL|
|Managing Difficult Conversations||ON*||ON*|
|Performance Management Seminar||ON*||CL|
|Effective Interpersonal Communication||CL||ON*||ON*|
|Building Customer Relations||ON*||CL|
|Motivating Your Team||ON*||CL|
|Transitioning from Worker to Leader||ON*||CL|
|Effective Management at All Levels||CL||ON*|
|Leading with Emotional Intelligence||ON*||CL|
|The Art of Leadership||ON*||CL|
|Foundations of Project Management||ON*||ON*||ON*|
*This online course is offered in a live, online format. Learn more about our online learning options.
This schedule is subject to change. Courses start on various dates within each semester. Fall schedule and registration is available in June; Winter schedule and registration is available in November; and Spring/Summer schedule and registration is available in March.