Leadership, Management, Workplace

Whether you’re leading, managing, facilitating, or collaborating, these programs will help you accomplish remarkable results in today’s challenging work world

UW-Madison Continuing Studies leadership, management, and workplace offerings help executives, supervisors, managers, and team members become star contributors in a variety of work environments. Whether you’re beginning your career or have several years of management experience, whether you’re in the public, private, or nonprofit sector, Continuing Studies has a program that will help you accomplish remarkable results in today’s challenging work world.

At a glance

What: High-quality leadership/management/workplace conferences, professional certificates, classes

Who: Taught by UW-Madison faculty and leading specialists and consultants in leadership, management, and workplace skills

Certification: Programs meet multiple professional requirements and standards for continuing education

Questions? Contact program coordinator Robbi Dreifuerst at rdreifuerst@dcs.wisc.edu or 608-262-3830

Upcoming leadership/management programs
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F, Sept 5, 26, Oct 24, Nov 7, Dec 12, 8:30am-3:30pm  •  1 module: 0.6 CEU, $160 | 5 modules: 3.0 CEU, $750
Th, Sept 18, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135 |
T, Oct 7, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135
W, Oct 8, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135
T, Oct 28, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135
W, Oct 29, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135
Part 1: MT, Nov 3-4, 8:30am-3:15pm Part 2: TW, Nov 11-12, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  Part 1: 1.2 CEU, $250 | Parts 1-2: 2.4 CEU, $475
T, Dec 2, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135
W, Dec 3, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135
W, Dec 10, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135
Th, Dec 11, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135
W, Jan 21, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $135
Upcoming workplace communication programs
TW, Sept 23-24, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $295
T, Oct 21, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $150
Th, Oct 23, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $175
Th, Nov 6, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $150
TW, Nov 11-12, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $295
TW, Dec 2-3, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $295
Special programs
A nationally accredited management development program for public sector supervisors and managers.
Community of practice giving business leaders the tools they need to achieve remarkable results with even the most complex projects.
Help others find the courage to take bold action for change while achieving professional credentialing and certification as a life coach.
Learn how to make relationships matter at work, home, and in the community through these engaging programs.
“Facilitating by heart” implies that one has all the tools and skills necessary to facilitate with comfort and proficiency from memory, or "by heart."