Supervisory Leadership Certificate Program – Fall 2021

The University is pleased to continue an exclusive Supervisory Leadership Certificate Program available to five UW-Green Bay supervisors seeking professional development for the Fall, 2021 semester.

Build your leadership skills, fulfill your potential and enhance the capabilities of your department with a program designed to advance careers! Five supervisors are selected to begin this program each semester with $600 in expenses for materials and other items charged to their department.

To earn the UW-Green Bay Supervisory Leadership Certificate participants must complete eight courses (Fall 2021 course dates identified below):

    • Core Course:  Developing Yourself and Others (3-hour interactive virtual session and 3+ hours self-paced online study) – Online study materials available Aug. 2, Virtual Session Aug. 11, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Five topic courses: (each class has a 3-hour interactive virtual session and 3+ hours self-paced online study):
      • Interpersonal Communication-From Collaboration to Conflict Resolution (Online study materials available Aug. 16th, Virtual Session Aug. 25, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon)
      • Change Management-Leading Through Change (Online study materials available Aug. 30, Virtual Session Sept 8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon)
      • Creating Cultural Transformation (Online study materials available Sept 13, Virtual Session Sept 22, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon)
      • Coaching for Performance (Online study materials available Oct. 11, Virtual Session Oct. 20, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon)
      • Helping Your Team Achieve Optimal Organizational Management (Online study materials available Oct. 25, Virtual Session Nov. 3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon)
    • UW-Green Bay Human Resources’ Supervising for Success (Date TBD)
    • Capstone Course:  Developing an Action Plan (Online study materials available Nov. 1, Virtual Session Nov. 10, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.)

Approximately $600 in expenses for course materials and other items will be charged to the department. Supervisors are encouraged to discuss the cost with Division Heads/Area Leaders if funding is a barrier to participation.

If interested in being considered for this program, please complete the top section of the Interest Form and forward electronically to your supervisor.  Next level supervisors should review and complete their portion of the form, and forward to the Area Leader no later than July 2, 2021.  Forms will be forwarded to the Position Review Committee for consideration, and decisions made on attendees will be communicated to employees and supervisors in mid-July.

Please visit the Leadership Development website for more information regarding professional development opportunities for supervisors.

The Supervisory Leadership Certificate Program is a collaboration between Continuing Education & Community Engagement (CECE) and UW-Green Bay Office of Human Resources and Workforce Diversity. If you have questions about the Supervisory Leadership Certificate Program, please feel free to contact Judy Price at or (920) 366-8328.