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VCU Center for Corporate Education programs are built on a joint foundation of technical and interpersonal skills, both essential to career success. Our programs equip individuals to navigate the ambiguity of leadership and encourage collaboration to drive both individual growth and organizational goals.

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Upcoming Programs

Negotiating Career Opportunity

Negotiating Career Opportunity

Date: Wednesday, October 16
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Open to:Alumni Business community
Project Management Essentials - 3 days

Project Management Essentials - 3 days

Date: Monday, October 21 – Wednesday, October 23
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open to:Business community
PMP Exam Prep Course - 2 days

PMP Exam Prep Course - 2 days

Date: Monday, October 28 – Tuesday, October 29
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open to:Business community
Maximizing Productivity

Maximizing Productivity

Date: Wednesday, November 6
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Open to:Business community


Current Programs:

All of the programs below are open for registration. Learn more!

  • Agile Kickstarter + SAFe Scrum Master: Earn your SAFe Scrum Master certification (SSM) increasing your value to teams and organizations.
  • Amplifying Your Strengths: Learn how amplifying your strengths can lead you to be happier and more productive in your career.
  • Building & Rebuilding Trust in Organizations: Practice applying proven strategies for both building and rebuilding more trusting relationships and organizations.
  • Coaching for Leaders and Managers: Enhance your leadership and management skills through our structured approach to coaching.
  • Conflict as Catalyst: Learn how healthy conflict encourages teams to challenge each other in a way that promote greater good, creativity, and organizational growth. 
  • Creative Problem Solving: Learn how to apply creative problem-solving frameworks that support innovative thinking to overcome obstacles and meet goals.
  • Demystifying Public Speaking: Come learn an approach used by many successful presenters and get a confidence boost for your next presentation.
  • Effective Communication using DISC Styles: Using the DISC, learn how to communicate more effectively with people who are different from you. 
  • HR Essentials: Ideal for those who are new to HR, want to secure employment in HR, are small business owners, or are managers with HR responsibilities.
  • Leading Effective Teams: Learn to build a great team by understanding team performance and leader behaviors that enable teams to be successful.
  • Lean Six Sigma: Reduce defects and improve your bottom line through this proven methodology that gives data a voice to solve problems across organizations.
  • Lunch & Learns: Eat and enjoy our dynamic speaker line-up while getting a taste of our program offerings.
  • Mastering Management: Build essential skills for managing money, people and your career. Each class includes an individual one hour coaching session.
  • Maximizing Productivity: Make multitasking a thing of the past with this half-day workshop designed to help you maximize your productivity at work.
  • Project Management: Gain an overview of project management essentials or prepare for the PMP® exam.
  • SHRM Exam Prep: Prepare for the the SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP℠ exam through our comprehensive 12-week program.  
  • Unconscious Bias in the Workplace:  Better understand unconscious bias and microaggressions, and create empathy and understanding of teammates and clients. 

The Center does not offer for-credit programs. For credit- and degree-granting options, visit academics.

For guidance on CEUs, parking, payments, refunds, and accesiblity, see the center's policies.

Agile Kickstarter + SAFe Scrum Master