This program is for anyone who manages or supervises others and consists of core and elective courses covering the following topics: Performance Management, Managing People, Administration and Operations, Change Management and Communications. It is designed to increase our people management capabilities at UC Berkeley as well as across the entire UC system. It is also open to staff who aspire to be a people manager, though there are restrictions to the KEYS in-person classes.

The benefits of the program include:

  • Building baseline management skills for all people managers
  • Providing flexibility to complete the program with all online courses or a combination of online and in-person courses

All courses are available from the UC Learning Center. The specific courses for UC Berkeley include a combination of systemwide e-courses and local online and in-person classes. In order to obtain a People Management Certificate, you will need to complete all 10 Core Courses and 4 Elective Courses (one from each competency).

Click on this link, UC People Management Classesto see a list of all online classes and currently scheduled in-person classes included in the certificate, and to directly register for any class of your choosing.

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For questions regarding certificate completion status or for technical support, contact e-learningsupport@berkeley.edu


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