Utah Valley University Executive Education is pleased to be the new administrator for the Utah Certified Public Manager® Program. This program strengthens the professional performance of current and future public and non-profit managers. UVU Executive Education is excited to deliver this program in collaboration with expert faculty from the UVU Woodbury School of Business and UVU College of Health and Public Service. Certified Public Manager® is a professional designation granted by nationally accredited programs in state and federal governments. The CPM Program increases the capacity of its participants to effectively lead people, manage work processes and develop self-mastery. The Utah CPM Program consists of 3 Courses addressing a range of leadership and management skills. It is a non-credit program at UVU. To become a Certified Public Manager® participants must complete all sessions in each of the 3 required Courses for a total of 300 hours. The cost for each Course is $750. This Winter 2020, UVU will launch Course 1 on 01/08/2020 and the cohort will meet on the Wednesdays listed below. These are in-person trainings unless indicated. Course 2 will be offered later in 2020. The program will run in UVU's Lehi Campus.
Course 1 Full-Day Sessions: Self-Knowledge for Leaders 01/08/2020, 01/15/2020
Politics and Government in Utah 01/22/2020
Systems & Strategic Thinking 01/29/2020
Organizational Values & Ethics 02/05/2020
Personal Communication 02/12/2020
Facilitation & Meeting Management 02/19/2020
Work Contracting 02/26/2020, 03/04/2020
Managing Conflict 03/11/2020
Developing Workforce Capacity 03/25/2020
Fundamentals of Supervision Online
If you are an agency requiring an invoice to enroll several participants into this program or if your agency is paying for you to attend this program, please contact Denni.Cawley@uvu.edu.
This course lays the foundation of concepts and solutions in principles of project management including planning, scheduling, controlling, resource allocation, and performance measurement, among other concepts. Students apply practices authorized and advised by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and prepare for the PMP certification examination. Books and materials included. **Course materials will be ordered one week prior to the course starting. All registrations that take place after that time will receive their printed materials on the second week of the course.
Software Testing is one of the most indispensable jobs in the world today. Software testers are responsible for testing the "usability" and "reliability" of software products (e.g., applications, etc.) and updates on a variety of mobile, desktop, and other technological platforms. This course introduces "manual" software testing, providing knowledge of theory, practice, and application as well as on-the-job training and real-world simulations designed to help a novice level computer user to compete into the field of software testing. This course explores "manual" software testing methodologies and applications; in addition, it provides basic computer literacy and communication skills for competing in a range of different software testing environments. Completion of this course provides the certification needed to apply to entry-level software testing positions and provides a comprehensive review for the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) test, which is taken upon completion. Students must provide their own laptop.This training program prepares students to become skilled software testing and quality assurance technicians for a wide array of businesses and organizations. Students exiting this program will be of immediate interest to any corporation with software testers. Learn quality assurance and testing best practices. Training in software testing helps fill the demand many employers are seeking now. Facilitated in conjunction with Xactware, Henry Schein, and the Utah Department of Workforce Services.
LICENSED PARALEGAL PRACTITIONERS (LPP) PACKAGE includes:
- Family Law for Licensed Paralegal Practitioners
- Debt Collection Law for Licensed Paralegal Practitioners
- Landlord/Tenant Law for Licensed Paralegal Practitioners
- Ethical Rules for Licensed Paralegal Practitioners
ACCESS TO THESE COURSES WILL END DEC 31, 2019.
ETHICAL RULES FOR LICENSED PARALEGAL PRACTITIONERS is required for anyone planning to practice as an LPP in Utah and must be completed before taking the LPP Ethics Licensing Exam offered by the Utah State Bar.
Prepare to become a Human Resources Certified Professional (SHRM CP) or Senior Certified Professional (SHRM SCP) through an authorized course that will prepare and allow you to test for SHRM certification (Society for Human Resource Management). This program provides an up-to-date overview of key human resource management concepts and trends and is based on the current SHRM body of knowledge. Set yourself apart from other HR professionals and open the door to new career opportunities with this valuable credential. Books and Materials included. **Course materials will be ordered one week prior to the course starting. All registrations that take place after that time will receive their printed materials on the second week of the course.
This course is for economic development professionals, elected officials, municipal staff or business professionals working with the public sector. The course focuses on the key core areas that are vital to growing a community. The course teaches the theory behind the core areas as well as brings real world examples to show how the theory works. Core areas include, business expansion and retention, strategic planning, workforce development, financing, marketing your community, tax increment financing and the incentive process and site selection. The course is designed to help a student become more effective at promoting their community. Course runs on Jan 24, Feb 7, March, 6 and April 2-3. Please note that April 2 class time is from 1-5 pm. All other dates are from 8 am to 5 pm.
The Associate Professional in Human Resources (aPHR) certification is perfect for multiple professionals: those that have an interest in HR but are not currently in that field. Individuals who have been given 'human resources' as part of their job duties. College students hoping to embark on a career in human resources. The aPHR has been specifically formulated for those that are new to, or aspiring to gain competence in the HR field. It is the only human resource certification of its kind! aPHR Certification Benefits: 1) Demonstrate your HR knowledge and commitment. 2) Gain a competitive advantage in the HR job market. 3) Prove you can tackle the challenges of an HR career. 4) Win the respect and confidence of peers and employers.HRCI has set the standard for human resource certifications for over 40 years. Over 500,000 have earned HRCI certifications, in over 125 countries. 93% of Fortune 500 companies employ individuals with HRCI certifications. Short: Distinguish yourself with the Associate Professional in Human Resources (aPHR), part of the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) suite of trusted, rigorous certifications for HR practitioners. Elevate your status and demonstrate your commitment with this important entry-level HR credential.
Educate new and seasoned economic development professionals on Community Reinvestment Areas (CRA's) and marketing your community. Through this class the students will create a CRA to include a plan and budget with all documents. Students will also focus on marketing their community with guest lectures to talk about social media, print, web site, brand and logo, and other aspects of marketing. Course dates: 2/14, 3/13, 3/27, 4/24
Strikes For Kids is a 501(c)(3) national charitable organization. Since our inception in 2012, we have organized over 100 bowling, softball and golf events. Strikes For Kids partners with more than 125 NFL, NBA, MLB and MMA athletes to allow fans and their families the rare opportunity to mingle with professional athletes for an enjoyable afternoon/evening of fun while supporting a worthy cause at an affordable cost. Strikes For Kids also provides local businesses a unique opportunity to create a team building exercise while seeing their tax deductible donation impact lives.
Events are held nationally with the intent to empower and inspire the youth to achieve their goals and motivate them to become the leaders of tomorrow. We enrich the lives of students and youth organizations in the community in which these events are held, by partnering up with various organizations who reward children for their achievements in the community, classroom, and in sports.
Proceeds from this event will go towards benefiting our Strikes For Kids Bike Giveaway Program:
This program will reward 25 local student-athletes from the Provo area community ranging from ages 6-13 years old for their athletic and academic success. Those selected by the partnering organization of this event will be rewarded with an evening of bowling, food, drinks and surprised with brand new bikes by Jamaal.
Schedule of Events:
5:30 pm to 6:00 pm- Check-in/Registration
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm- Bowling
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- Silent Auction/Raffle
Event registration options:
$200 per lane for up to six (6) bowlers
Two hours of bowling & shoe rental
Pizza per lane and pitcher of soda per lane
Group photo with Jamaal Williams
Raffle and silent auction participation
Our events are made possible by the support of our incredible sponsors. If you are looking to receive a great amount of community exposure while enjoying a fun team-building exercise, please consider one of the tax-deductible sponsorship level packages attached. Please do not hesitate to contact me by phone (559) 241-4412 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions regarding the sponsorship options. Bowling lanes, food and giveaways are included with sponsorship at no additional costs.
Please visit the event website, www.sfkprovo.com, to register your team.
We thank you in advance for your consideration and support of our mission of spreading joy.
Be sure to check out highlights from our past three events for a better idea of our events/exposure:
Bengals standout Joe Mixon: https://www.youtube.
Cowboys All-Pro standout DeMarcus Lawrence: https://www.youtube.
Chiefs star Sammy Watkins: https://www.youtube.
Strikes For Kids