CM401 Planning Change

About This Course

With change happening at a rapid speed, how can an organization "plan" for change? This course examines how strategic and tactical change management plans are developed, how individuals and organizations can be analyzed for their readiness for change, and best practices for engaging and communicating to stakeholders.



Course Snapshot

Course delivered in a virtual format with live instructor & student interaction

2 times per year (Winter & Summer)


One week with a 15-hour workload. Please check the schedule for live session dates and times.

Cost: $599

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Change Management

Change is happening at an unprecedented pace and the demand for skilled change management professionals has never been greater. It is essential that individuals and organizations are able to adapt and successfully move through the process of change, and change managers can play an integral role in championing

What You’ll Learn

Upon completion of this course, students will have gained the knowledge to: 

  • Create a change management plan
  • Understand reporting tools for measuring and communicating change adoption
  • Develop critical elements in an effective communication strategy
  • Anticipate and recognize change adoption and resistance

The Learning Environment

This course is delivered in a virtual format and combines lectures, discussions, and group activities. 

Courses in this Certificate Track

Enrolling in the full certificate program allows for more comprehensive learning in regard to change management.


Courses may be taken individually and in any order unless otherwise noted. Four courses are required to complete the certificate. If pursuing the certificate, all courses in the certificate program must be completed within three years. Visit the program page for a recommended sequence.