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HR Certificate Program: Training & Organizational Development


September 7 - October 12, 2016


Wednesdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm


CCSU Downtown Campus, 185 Main Street, New Britain, CT 06051


Mary Jo Leahy







Course Description

Learn the keys to effective training and development efforts. Understand the value of aligning training strategy to organizational mission, vision, and goals. Explore adult learning principles and focus on the overall training process, including needs analysis, design and development principles,delivery methods and evaluation techniques. Students will also have an opportunity to design and deliver their own training program.

Instructor Information

Mary Jo Leahy

Mary Jo Leahy is a human resources and training consultant with over twenty-five years of experience. She has designed and delivered training programs for a wide variety of organizations in industries including health care, manufacturing, construction, financial services and social services. Mary Jo’s previous employers include Harvard-Pilgrim Health Care, Lynch Ryan & Associates, Inc., and General Instrument Corporation.  Her education includes a BS degree in Human Resources Management from UMass-Dartmouth and a MBA from Bentley College.

Registration Closed – Course Full