Certified Public Manager Program

Courses & Pricing

Ensuring that future leaders have the skills they will need to face unexpected challenges and address complex problems has never been so crucial. Our Emerging Leaders Academy targets promising, non-managerial staff to support skills development around leadership, interpersonal communication, relationship-building, and navigating change. Participants gain skills that can be applied immediately to increase their effectiveness while organizations gain a more prepared and engaged talent pool to draw from for the future.


Select a cohort option below to learn more or register. Note that our system requires we list 'KS' in the location but we welcome participants from anywhere.


August 15, 2024 to December 12, 2024, City of Plano, Texas (Plano, TX)
August 21, 2024 to December 13, 2024, North Kansas City Parks & Recreation Center (North Kansas City, MO)
August 22, 2024 to December 19, 2024, Online using Zoom (-, ONLINE)
August 22, 2024 to December 13, 2024, Leawood City Hall (Leawood, KS)