As a program manager, you need to know a little bit of everything, from budgeting to strategic planning. And in addition to content expertise, program managers must also know how to effectively supervise and manage others. This Certificate Program develops the well-rounded, comprehensive understanding of nonprofit organizations that managers need.

This Certificate Program is designed for current program managers on a supervisory level looking to enhance their skills and broaden their knowledge base, or anyone who might be looking to develop managerial skills for a future position.

Required: four core workshops and two electives

Enroll in these classes on our Workshop Calendar.

Core workshops (all four):

  • Understanding Your Management Style
  • Investing in People: Performance Management & Evaluation
  • Basics of Budgeting
  • Building a Highly Effective Team

Electives (choose two):

  • Beyond the Elevator Speech: How to Speak about Your Organization
  • Basics of Program Evaluation
  • Overcoming Conflict: Harnessing EQ to Build Relationships and Improve Outcomes
  • Fostering Collaboration and Teamwork: From the Inside Out
  • Project Management for Achieving Your Strategic Mission

Use our Workshop Calendar to register for classes in the Program Management Certificate Program.

Email training@cnm.org to enroll in the program.