NLC University Certificate Program

certificates
certificates

NLC University attendees are acknowledged for participation in individual courses, and recognized for achievement over time through the award of certificates based on accumulated credits. Participants are recognized for their achievements at the annual conferences.
 

Curriculum

The NLC University Certificate Program builds curriculum by learning tracks:

  • Budget | Finance
  • Sustainability
  • Community & Economic Development
  • Infrastructure | Technology | Transportation
  • Leadership
  • Advocacy | Communication | Engagement
  • Safety | Health | Education | Human Development

Course levels:

  • 100: Essentials of Governing
  • 200: Beyond the Basics
  • 300: Innovating and Problem Solving

Below is a list of training categories and corresponding credits:

  • Pre-Conference Seminar (half day) | 3 credits
  • Pre-Conference Seminar (full day) | 6 credits
  • Regional Program (2 days) | 12 credits
Certificate Levels

Certificate Level

Credits

  • Bronze

16

  • Silver

36

  • Gold

50

  • Platinum

67

  • Diamond

80

  • Diamond Cum Laude

120

  • Diamond Magna Cum Laude

200

  • Diamond Summa Cum Laude

320