This certificate provides students with a theoretical framework and the skills that form a basis for a successful practice as an organizational consultant and trainer. It is designed for both external and internal practitioners who wish to enhance their skills. For the external practitioner, it will provide direction in building a brand and successfully positioning one’s business. It addresses the concerns of internal consultants to create powerful outcomes that arise in their organization.
The courses examine the role of ethics and professionalism, the basics of building a practice that suits the student’s strengths and acknowledges his or her limitations, and a focus on training and development and the use of technology.