Key Leadership Skills Certified (KLSC)™
Today, more than ever, employers are looking to hire leaders. With tighter payroll budgets and resources, companies need team members who know how to lead and be successful in multiple roles. The Key Leadership Skills Certification, designed exclusively for the Management and Strategy Institute, is designed to test your key leadership competencies.
The included training material will make sure you have an understanding of the roles and functions of a leader. This certification can help you at any level within an organization. Get certified today and make sure employers know you have the skills to be a leader.
Why choose the Management and Strategy Institute?
- FREE training material included with all certifications
- Affordable and Respected
- Flexible: Training and exam done 100% online
- Competency based: Take the exam as soon as you're ready
- Members nationwide working for top companies
- Professional certificate mailed to you after you pass exam [example]
Frequently asked questions:
Are There Prerequisites?
No, the Key Leadership Skills Certification includes all of the course work required to study for and pass the final exam.
Is the Key Leadership Skills Certification Test Difficult?
Leaders must have a basic understanding of leadership principles so that they can accomplish tasks and lead a team within an organization. This test is open book, however it is also timed, so you will not have much time to look up answers to questions. It is very important that you study and understand the material prior to taking the test or you will not pass.
How in-depth is the training?
The Key Leadership Skills Certification, by definition, is an entry-level certification. It is not designed to make you an expert on all facets of the Leadership. This professional development course was designed to teach someone with little to no knowledge of leadership principles the basic skills needed to function on a diverse team. Many executive jobs today require that their employees have at least a basic understanding of leadership. For an example, click on this [Job Search] link to see how many positions mention the words "leader".
How long is the training course?
The training course is self-paced. Time to complete and fully comprehend will vary with every individual. It may take several days or weeks of study before you feel comfortable to take the final test. You may take the final exam as soon as you're ready. You have 1 year from the date of purchase to complete the course.
Are there additional books I can order?
Yes, MSI offers digital books for those who would like to order additional materials to assist with their studies. These books are not required, but will help you prepare for the certification exam:
Is the test proctored?
No, the test for the Key Leadership Skills Certification is not proctored. It is timed, with a limit of 1 hour. You may take the test online, from home or work whenever you are ready.
Professional Competency Units (PCU):
Participants who successfully complete this certification program will receive 10 Professional Competency Units (PCUs) from MSI.
What will I receive after I pass my test?
You will be mailed a Certificate Of Completion, as well as a letter of congratulations and two copies of our training verification letters which you can give to employers who request it. The certificate is heavy-stock, cream paper suitable for framing. [View Example]
How would I list this certification on my resume?
Certifications are generally the last item listed under the education section of your resume. List them directly beneath your college information in this format:
Management and Strategy Institute
- Key Leadership Skills Certified (KLSC)™
Key Leadership Skills Certification
Training Material & Certification Test