New Managers Certificate

Overview: The New Managers Certificate is designed for those who are new to the manager/supervisor role or aspire to be a manager/supervisor. In this Certificate program, the following topics will be explored in-depth: personal leadership styles, communication, strategic thinking, change management, performance management, creating effective teams, managing conflict, and cultural awareness in the workplace. After the completion of this Certificate, participants will have the tools, techniques, and confidence to provide effective leadership within the workplace.

Designed for: People who have just become a manager or supervisor, or are interested in becoming a manager and/or a supervisor, within either the public and private sector.

Type of Delivery: In-person or virtual.

Duration: Eight courses for a total of forty-eight hours. If conducted in-person – eight modules over eight days. If conducted virtually – eight modules over sixteen half-days, with each day lasting three hours.

Facilitators: Laura Johnson, Elizabeth Pederson, Wendy MacIntyre, Lisa Dollar

Cost: $2,500 for the entire certificate; $449 plus HST for a one-day course.

More information: 

UPEI New Managers Certificate flyer (.pdf)

Schedule

Course Dates Status
Managing Conflict in the Workplace
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Closed - March cohort
Performance Management
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm



Closed - March cohort
The Leader in You
Room 102, UPEI Alumni Hall; 9:00 am–4:00 pm
Closed - Fall 2022 Cohort
The Leader in You
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Open - Fall 2022 Cohort
Change Management (New Managers Certificate)
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Closed - March cohort
Cultural Awareness in the Workplace
Room 102, UPEI Alumni Hall; 9:00 am–4:00 pm
Closed - Fall 2022 Cohort
Cultural Awareness in the Workplace
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Open - Fall 2022 Cohort
Effective Teams
Room 102, UPEI Alumni Hall; 9:00 am–4:00 pm
Closed - Fall 2022 Cohort
Effective Teams
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Open - Fall 2022 Cohort
Strategic Thinking
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Closed - March cohort
Communicating as a Leader
Room 102, UPEI Alumni Hall; 9:00 am–4:00 pm
Closed - Fall 2022 Cohort
Communicating as a Leader
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Open - Fall 2022 Cohort
Managing Conflict in the Workplace
Room 102, UPEI Alumni Hall; 9:00 am–4:00 pm
Closed - Fall 2022 Cohort
Managing Conflict in the Workplace
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Open - Fall 2022 Cohort
Performance Management
Room 102, UPEI Alumni Hall; 9:00 am–4:00 pm
Closed - Fall 2022 Cohort
Performance Management
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Open - Fall 2022 Cohort
Change Management (New Managers Certificate)
Room 102, UPEI Alumni Hall; 9:00 am–4:00 pm
Closed - Fall 2022 Cohort
Change Management (New Managers Certificate)
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Open - Fall 2022 Cohort
Strategic Thinking
Room 102, UPEI Alumni Hall; 9:00 am–4:00 pm
Closed - Fall 2022 Cohort
Strategic Thinking
Online, 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Open - Fall 2022 Cohort