Essential Leadership Skills

Flexible, Fast-Track Leadership Training Certificate for New and Aspiring Managers

There’s a lot to master when it comes to achieving success in a new management position. Get the necessary leadership training to lead, motivate, delegate, communicate, and problem solve as you transition or aim to move into a new role. Enhance your interpersonal skills, better understand organization power dynamics, and clearly define a set of operating principles and rationale for your business decisions.

Throughout this leadership training certificate course, you will confidently chart out your career path for the next 6-18 months to ultimately lead as a dynamic mentor. 

Key Knowledge Areas of Leadership Training

Through our Essential Leadership Skills Certificate, you will:

  • Learn the principles of management.
  • Help build effective teams and strategic relationships. 
  • Successfully manage employees in a hybrid environment.
  • Master applying emotional intelligence (EQ) into the workplace.
  • Shape effective communication strategies.


  • Professionals who need leadership training and managerial skills to advance or change their careers
  • Employees transitioning into managerial roles with little or no supervisory experience
  • Employees identified by their organizations as ready for leadership positions

After successfully completing this leadership training course, you’ll receive the Essential Leadership Skills Certificate and come away with a practical, executable framework for moving ahead in your career as a dynamic leader.

Course Format: Virtual Instructor-Led Program
Schedule: 09/17/2024 to 10/22/2024
6-week program, Tuesday 6-9 p.m. via Zoom
Tuition: $1995
CEUs: 3.0
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Bryant Value


No matter how busy your schedule is, Bryant’s online, evening program gives you the flexibility you need.

Higher-Caliber Faculty

All of our online courses are taught by top-notch Bryant faculty or industry experts who are leaders within their field.

Fast-Track Training

During this 6-week program, you’ll have 3 hours of Zoom seminars and 2 hours of supplemental reading and assignments per week.

Meet Your Instructor: Liz Ferenbach Walker

Elizabeth Ferenbach Walker has extensive experience in delivering custom training for corporate clients. A global management consultant, she has worked as a management trainer and instructional designer with much of her work focused on soft management skills including: improving communications, problem solving, change management, leadership training skills, delegation, and team building. She obtained her B.A. from Tufts University, Ed.M. from Harvard University, and an M.A. at Southampton University.

Meet Your Instructor: Liz Ferenbach Walker

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