Management Skills (ACE CREDIT®)
This online course equips both new and experienced managers with the skills and resources necessary to foster strong connections, lead change, and resolve potential conflicts. Throughout ten segments, students will learn practical ways to better coach and motivate their teams, whether operating in an in-person office environment or a remote work setting. The self-paced course offers an assortment of interactive exercises, videos, case studies, and self-assessments that engage learners and provide opportunities to practice and apply key management skills.
Topics covered in the course:
- Introduction to Management
- Communicating Collaboratively
- Emotional Intelligence for Managers
- Handling Difficult Employee Behavior
- HR Fundamentals for Managers
- Introduction to Negotiations
- Leading and Managing Change
- Managing People
- Managing Remote Employees
- Time Management
Download the complete syllabus with learning outcomes here.
This course has been evaluated by The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®) with a recommendation of 3 credits, lower division, in management.
Successful completion for the ACE CREDIT® designation is based on student performance on a final cumulative exam. The final exam is composed of 70 multiple-choice questions. Students will have 2.5 hours to complete the exam. The exam is proctored. For more information, please see the syllabus.
If students do not earn a passing score of 70% on their first attempt, they will have the opportunity to take the exam 2 additional times (3 total attempts). Students must wait 24 hours between exam retakes. A passing score of 70% of above is required to request college credit for this certificate.
- PMI PDUs: 36
- Leadership PDUs: 25.5
- Strategic & Business Management PDUs: 4
- Technical PM PDUs: 6.5
- IACET CEUs: 3.9
- HRCI Credits: 36
- Specified - Strategic Business: 7
- General: 29
- HRCI Credits: 36
- SHRM PDCs: 36
- ACE Credits: 3
- Badge and credit-awarding
- Real-world case studies
- Fully accessible
- Games & Flashcards
- Video content