Frequently Asked Questions

My team has taken Results Map® training in the past. Is it possible to upgrade to Certification?

Yes. Contact us to discuss your specific context.

What designation will participants earn at the end of the program?

Participants will be designated a Certified Strategic Communications Professional in the Results Map® Methodology.

A digital badge will be provided to participants in recognition of their new credential to add to LinkedIn. The certification does not elapse and does not entail a renewal process.

What is the process to become Certified?

The program is designed as an engaging, active learning experience with several opportunities to apply the program’s concepts and tools to participant’s real-world priorities. Certification is based on completion of the workshops, active learning exercises and a capstone assignment that helps consolidate the learning. A review/feedback process by the instructor on the capstone is included.

Is attendance mandatory for certification?

Yes. This is an active, immersive learning experience so attendance is required.

What is the program cost?

The Certification Program is customized based on the context of your organization. Contact us for more information.

Is there homework required?

The program does not include extensive homework. Some pre-reading and a few reflection exercises are required, along with a capstone assignment. In total, the program should require no more than three hours of time outside the workshop hours.

How does the coaching work?

The course includes access to individual coaching throughout the program via set office hours, with participants able to book 30 minute sessions via email. Coaching is optional and is at the discretion of the participant.

What is the time commitment involved?

The time commitment is as follows:

  • 18 hours online, in class (six, 3-hour sessions) delivered once a week, over a 6-week period
  • Maximum of 3 hours of course work involved outside of workshops
  • Coaching is available throughout the 6 week program period (optional)

What learning resources are included?

The certification program includes access to the proprietary Results Map® System. It provides a suite of 10 knowledge products, over 90 downloadable tools, templates and samples (with core tools available in French), and access to on-demand learning through recorded webinars and videos. Participants will be provided with an individual account to access the Results Map® System for 1 year from the start of the program. Access to the resources can be renewed for an additional cost per year. The course also includes a participant manual of tools and exercise material.