CPM Public Courses

Beginning on December 1, 2021, classes for public participants will take place by way of the Colleague Cohort. Five slots in each Cohort class will be available for public participants on a first come first serve basis. Credits for self-directed candidates will remain the same.

Download the schedule of classes here.

Registration links are below. If you have any questions, contact Hannah Katz, hakatz2@wisc.edu. For more information about the Colleague Group, visit: https://localgovernment.extension.wisc.edu/cpm-colleague-groups-cohorts/

Programs are open to all public managers. You do not need to be enrolled in the Certified Public Manager® Program to register.

January and February classes will take place virtually. All other classes will be in-person at Herzing University Madison from 8:30 a.m.- 3:15 p.m.

The full list of CPM classes by category is also available for download here.

The Public Management Profession and Environment (Asynchronous online)

January 26, 2022- Racial Equity Leadership for Public Managers (virtual)

February 8, 2022- Leading Through Challenge and Conflict (virtual)February 9, 2022- Strategic Thinking and Planning for Public Managers (virtual)February 23, 2022- Sustaining Anti-Racist and Equitable Practices in Government Bodies(virtual)

March 8, 2022- Problem Analysis and Problem SolvingMarch 9, 2022- Productivity and Quality Improvement

April 12, 2022- Creating a Culture of Civility and RespectApril 13, 2022- Building Effective Team in the Public Sector

May 10-11, 2022- Managing Projects for Public ManagersJuly 12, 2022- Time and Stress Management TechniquesJuly 13, 2022- Budgeting for Public Managers

August 10, 2022- Policy Analysis for Non-Analysts

Sep 13, 2022- Exploring and Reporting Your DataSep 14, 2022- Managing Organizational Change

Oct 11, 2022- Records ManagementOct 12, 2022- Fearless Coaching for Public Managers

Nov 8, 2022- Ethics, Values, and the Public Manager

Dec 13, 2022- Dialogue, Deliberation, and Public Engagement