Professional Certificates

Expand your knowledge and qualifications with these professional certificates.

PMI, PMBOK, PMP, CAPM, are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

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Certificate in Leadership

The Certificate in Leadership is comprised of four core classes and two electives. Topics include the depth and breadth of effective leadership practices: conflict management, team building, decision making, and communication.

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Strategic Leadership: Aug. 21-22
Leading and Managing Change: Sept. 18-19
Leadership Essentials (includes LPI): TBD


Building Effective Teams: Oct. 23-24
Decision Making: Sept. 25-26
Conversational Leadership: Aug. 7-8
Negotiation Management and Conflict to Collaboration: Oct. 17-18
Servant Leadership: July 17-18
Women in Leadership: June 18-19

Project Management Certificate

This certificate provides a scalable project management system for managing projects of all shapes and sizes and a "project-ready tool kit" to serve project needs, regardless of industry.

Classes include elements of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) developed by the Project Management Institute® (PMI). St. Ambrose University is a Registered Education Provider (REP) of PMI.

2018 Dates


Managing Project Communication: Sept. 11-2

Project Management, Planning, Execution, and Control: July 17-18

Managing Project Teams: Oct. 9-10


PMP and CAPM Exam Prep: Aug 13-16

Agile Project Management: Oct. 30-31

Managing Project Quality, Procurement, and Risk: Dec. 4-5

Straight Talk: Conversations for Project Managers: July 17-18

Project Leadership and Professional Responsibility: TBD

Business Analysis Essentials: Nov. 6-7

Creative Project Management: TBD

Program Management: Nov. 13-14

Generating Results from Project Conflict: TBD

Project Leadership: Embracing Diversity of Opinion: TBD


Classes meet daily from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at St. Ambrose University Professional Development, 1950 E. 54th St., Davenport, IA 52807.

PMI, PMBOK, PMP, CAPM, are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.


Cheryl Riley-Hayles

Professional Development
North Davenport Education Center
1950 E. 54th St.
Davenport, IA 52803

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