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Supervision Certificate

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All IN-PERSON professional development courses through August 31 have been cancelled or moved online. Courses that are available virtually are denoted with
"Online Option" in the course title. 

This certificate program will help you enhance the productivity and progress of those who report directly to you, ensure that the group works efficiently and effectively to reach its goals, and resolve problems as they arise.

  • Improve leadership and supervision skills
  • Build teamwork and commitment
  • Delegate tasks effectively
  • Manage job performance and develop talent.

Video: Supervision Certificate Testimonials


Supervision Certificate Courses

Required courses (42 contact hours)
Listed in recommended sequence
Principles of Supervision - Online Option (12 hours) $800
Delegate to Enhance Job Performance - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Build Teamwork and Commitment - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Measuring and Improving Work Processes (12 hours) $995
Coaching for Excellence (6 hours) $420


Elective courses - choose 3 for 18 contact hours Cost
Foundations in Business Writing - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Interviewing and Selection Processes (6 hours) $420
Leading Change, Transitions, and People - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Legal Issues for Supervisors and Managers (6 hours) $420
Manage Performance and Develop Talent - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Writing Business Reports and Proposals - Online Option (6 hours) $420
Emotional Intelligence - Online Option (6 hours) $420

Not interested in a certificate? Courses can be taken individually. See the full list of professional development courses.


Supervision Digital Badge

Professional Certificate
Digital Badges

The College is now offering digital badges with the completion of a professional development certificate. Learn more about digital badges.

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