Certificate in Business Skills for Managers

  • Enhance your skills in all fundamental management areas

    Including business management and leadership, project management, effective business writing, communication and presentation skills, stress management, critical thinking and problem solving, budgeting and financial reporting, and action planning.

    In this management skills training course you’ll learn to communicate persuasively, develop project frameworks, lead and coach staff, and prepare budgets and financial analysis to support your business proposals and decisions. Foster relationships with senior management, clients and cross-functional teams, and apply new skills to your own long-term management development plan.

    Who Should Attend

    This program benefits managers with a minimum of two years’ direct employee management experience

    SEEC Certificate of Professional Excellence

    Inquire as to how this short program can become part of a Personalized Certificate of Professional Excellence and how you can achieve this Certificate. Call 416-736-5079 and ask to speak to an Education Adviser today.

    What You Will Learn

    • The most important leadership competencies for managers
    • How to convey your message persuasively in your business writing and verbal presentations
    • Critical thinking, innovation and problem solving techniques to tackle any business challenge
    • Using project management frameworks for all of your assignments
    • Effective leadership and team-building strategies
    • Preparing budgets and financial analysis to support your business decisions
    • Productivity management and stress management techniques
    • Coaching your staff for success
    • How to foster relationships with senior management, clients and cross-functional teams
    • How to apply your course learnings to create your own long-term management development plan
    • Communicate more assertively and diplomatically to upper management, peers, and staff
    • “I learned to understand my style, then how to apply it in the real world, at my work place, and other social interactions as well.”

      M. ZiaICT Operations Manager, GTAA
    • “This course was very detailed yet enjoyable. I found all modules relevant to my work and there are a number of things I can take back and use to enhance my expertise. I would recommend this course to any manager or supervisor, regardless of their field.”

      J. VargaManager, Ontario Medical Association
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    Adapt this program to your organization with these additional delivery options.

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    This program has been approved for CDP hours under Section A of the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Log of the Human Resource Professionals Association (HRPA). Be sure to note the program ID number on your CPD log. For more information about certification or continuing professional development, visit the HRPA website at www.hrpa.ca/hrdesignations_/Pages/Continuing-Professional-Development.aspx