Learning and Development Certificate Schedule

To earn the Learning & Development Certificate you must complete 10 out of the 11 courses. Take the courses in any order you wish. Students have one year (two semesters) to complete the certificate. Should a student fail to complete the program in two consecutive semesters, he or she will be required to meet the standards of the current program at the time of re-entry.

Fall 2021

Essentials of Training Delivery

LDS102-005 Tues/Thur, October 5 & 7 (evenings) Live Online

Learning Needs Analysis

LDS103-004 Tues/Thur, October 19 & 21 (evenings) Live Online

Instructional Design

LDS104-004 Tues/Thur, November 9 & 11 (evenings) Live Online

Presentation and Facilitation Skills

LDS105-004 Tues/Thur, November 30 & December 2 (evenings) Live Online

Spring 2022

Essentials of Training Delivery

LDS102-006 Tues/Thur, March 8 & 10 (evenings) Live Online

Driving Learning Results with Data

LDS107-004 Tues/Thur, March 29 & 31 (evenings) Live Online; HRCI Business Credit

Technology Tools for the L&D Professional

LDS109-002 Tues/Thur, April 5 & 7 (evenings) Live Online

Managing Learning Programs

LDS106-004 Tues/Thur, May 3 & 5 (evenings) Live Online

Fundamentals of Virtual Training

LDS108-005 Tues/Thur, May 17 & 19 (evenings) Live Online

Fall 2021 and Spring 2022

The following required courses have multiple offerings:

Generational and Cultural Impact to Business

  • HRT126-017 Wednesday, December 7 & Friday, December 9, 2021 (evenings) Live Online
  • HRT126-018 Thursday, June 2, 2022 (Classroom))

Change Management and Organization Development

  • HRT128-014 Friday, December 10, 2021 (Classroom)
  • HRT128-015 Tuesday, June 7 & Thursday, June 9, 2022 (evenings) Live Online; HRCI Business Credit

Coaching for Success

  • HRT129-013 Tuesday, December 14 & Thursday, December 16, 2021 (evenings) Live Online
  • HRT129-014 Tuesday, June 21 & Thursday, June 23, 2022 (Classroom)


There are no prerequisites.


The L&D courses are recognized by ATD Certification Institute to offer APTD and CPLP recertification points, SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP and by HR Certification Institute (HRCI) to offer General/HR and Business recertification credit hours for aPHR, PHR, SPHR, and GPHR certified professionals.


$275 per course; must be paid in advance. A 5% Early Bird discount or a 15% discount for ATD and SHRM members on each L&D course they attend is available for registrations received two or more weeks prior to the course start date. A bundle price discount is also available for those that pay for all of the courses in the certificate at the time of registration.

Class Times

Live online and classroom evening classes are Tuesday/Thursday from 6-9:30p.

One day in-person classes are from 8:30a-4:30p.

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