​Leadership Certificate and Workshop Series

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, through Continuing Education and Outreach, is offering the Leadership Certificate and Workshop Series to develop and enhance your leadership skills. The series consists of six, one-day workshops held on the university campus. You may register for all six workshops and earn your Leadership Certificate or you may register for individual workshops.

Everyone, regardless of position or title, is a leader. Whether you consider yourself a seasoned leader or one who is just exploring your role, these workshops will strengthen your leadership skills and impact. Strong leadership skills can maximize employee engagement and productivity, shape a positive culture, and promote innovation.

The Leadership Certificate and Workshop Series is an opportunity for you to build and strengthen your leadership skills. Throughout these workshops, you will have the opportunity to engage in activities and discussions that will help you discover your leadership values, gather tips on how to build an effective team, as well as strategies for creating mutually beneficial long-term relationships.  

Two Online Registration Options:

Register for Single Workshop(s)



​UWSP Faculty/Staff ​$99
UWSP Student ​$35

Want to complete the certificate but missed a session? Complete your certificate by adding a class in 2018-19!

Professionals: Register for all six workshops and pay only $1,350 for the entire series-a savings of $144-and earn your leadership certificate.


Top 10 Skills Every Great Leader Needs to Succeed

  1. Inspires and motivates others
  2. Displays high integrity and honesty
  3. Solves problems and analyzes issues
  4. Drives for results
  5. Communicates powerfully and prolifically
  6. Builds relationships
  7. Displays technical or professional expertise
  8. Displays a strategic perspective
  9. Develops others
  10. Innovates

Negotiation Strategies and Skills

Friday, May 4, 2018 - UW-Stevens Point campus, Dreyfus University Center-Legacy Room

Become a successful negotiator in your personal and business transactions. Through this workshop, you'll learn and practice negotiation strategies and skills helping you create mutually beneficial and profitable long-term relationships. Learn more 

This workshop offered in partnership with the UW Leadership Development Program.

Increase your effectiveness and impact, learn how to provide constructive feedback, conduct difficult conversations, and lead in every moment - even when you aren't officially 'the leader.'  

Professional Communication and Your Professional Image

Strengthen skills of effective business and professional communication. After completion of this workshop, you will have the skills necessary to communicate effectively in a variety of professional situations.

The Innovative Leader

This workshop offered in partnership with the UW Leadership Development Program.

Build a new mindset for approaching challenges in your organization. Learn to identify possibilities and create the conditions in your work teams that make innovation a way of being versus a one-time initiative.

Strategic Planning and Strategic Leadership

You will learn the fundamentals to effectively lead people and teams, manage organizations as well as tools to analyze business situations and develop strategies. This workshop will provide the knowledge and tools to develop strategic plans and leverage your strategic leadership strengths to move your strategic plan forward.

The Influential Leader

This workshop offered in partnership with the UW Leadership Development Program.

Increase your positive impact in a meaningful way in this interactive, thought-proving workshop. Explore your leadership values, motivators, purpose and ways to develop meaningful connections.

Contact Information

Area hotels - Be sure to ask if they have special rates for UW-Stevens Point visitors!
​Contact Dotty.Mansavage@uwsp.edu or 715-346-3912 for additional workshop information.
Call Customer Service at 715-346-3838 for registration assistance.

Cancellation Policy

Full refunds granted upon written request Dotty.Mansavage@uwsp.edu when received 14 days before the start date of each individual workshop. No refunds will be given if cancellation is received less than 14 days before the workshop. Substitutions can be made at any time. No shows are responsible for the full workshop fee.

Specific cancellation dates are given under the Learn more section for each workshop.