Build knowledge, skills, and abilities in the basic management and technical topics that managers need to know to be successful.
The Emerging Leaders Development Program (ELDP) is designed to help early to mid-career professionals build knowledge, skills, and abilities in the basic management and technical topics that managers need to know to be successful. Through a unique format that blends monthly teleseminars with senior credentialed managers or public administration professors, ELDP minimizes your time away from work and maximizes your local government expertise.
We are accepting applications for the Fall class of Emerging Leaders Development Program. Application Deadline: August 31, 2020
Fees: $500 for members | $800 for nonmembers (The non-member price includes a two-year ICMA membership with access to all benefits, including member discount rates on publications and professional development opportunities)
Program Contact: Nedra James, Program Manager, Professional Development at firstname.lastname@example.org.
After completing the Emerging Leaders Development Program, you will receive a certificate of completion. ICMA will proudly announce your completion of the certificate in the ICMA Leadership Matters e-newsletter.
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Credit Toward Becoming a Credentialed Manager
Completion of the Emerging Leaders Development Program MAP will count as six-months of executive experience credit towards becoming a Credentialed Manager. To earn this credit, participants must complete a Management Application Project, supervised by a local government mentor.
This program can also help fulfill your professional development requirements as outlined in the guidelines for Tenet 8 of the ICMA Code of Ethics.
Prior to applying for the program, applicants are required to complete the Management Assessment (formerly Applied Knowledge Assessment). This is designed to accelerate your growth as a leader. Click here to purchase the Management Assessment for $75.
- Oct 01, 2020 - Mar 01, 2021
- 10:00 am 05:00 am ET
- Registration Deadline: 08/31/2020
- Member Price:$500.00