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Organizational Training and Development




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Course level: Graduate

This course applies development and training concepts to enhance organizational performance. Other topics include change management, employee relations, organizational development theories and applications, and performance analysis.


This graduate level course requires proof of completion of a Bachelor's degree. Be prepared to provide documentation during the checkout process.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Week 1

  • Align organizational development with business strategy, core values, culture, and ethical business practices.
  • Evaluate principles of change management in relation to organizational learning, performance, and engagement.

Week 2

  • Analyze essential components of the organizational development consulting process.
  • Analyze effective entry and contracting processes.

Week 3

  • Demonstrate effective data gathering, interpretation, and utilization practices within organizational development.

Week 4

  • Assess the role of a change agent in organizational transformation.
  • Apply coaching, mentoring, and motivational techniques to team building and employee development processes.

Week 5

  • Develop strategies for assessing, engaging, changing, and sustaining an organization’s culture.
  • Evaluate methods used to ensure quality and productivity during large-scale interventions, with a focus on managerial training and succession planning.

Week 6

  • Evaluate organizational development principles within global and multicultural businesses.
  • Determine ways to adapt to changing workforce demographics and expectations.


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We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission ( for more than 40 years.

Real-world instructors

Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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