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Strategic Planner Training Certification

Want to become a subject matter expert in strategic planning? The Certified Strategic Planner (CSP) Training Program gives participants hands-on experience applying strategic management tools and processes to their real business situations. Participants in the program learn the components to managing a strategic planning process and implementation, and are well prepared to plan and execute a comprehensive strategic management process for their company.

The program covers material from two proven Strategic Planning Books – Team-Based Strategic Planning and Simplified Strategic Planning and the Strategy in Motion Tool Kit .

How Do I Become Certified as a Strategic Planner?

There are three steps to becoming certified:

Candidates must complete the two-day, on-site training program conducted by Partners in Change. Review the full two-day agenda for the CSP Certification.

Participants must complete CSP Certification Checklist .

Participants must submit strategic management tools for review in 1:1 certification session with Darcy Bien , CSP instructor.

After completing all three steps, participants will receive their CSP Certificate.

Training dates for 2015:

What is the Content?

The certification program qualifies for continuing education units (CEU) and continuing professional education (CPE) credit. In addition each participant receives numerous articles, over 200 PowerPoint slides and the Strategy In Motion Tool Kit . The workshop content is delivered by Darcy Bien using an interactive, hands on approach. Cases and real client experiences will be shared to improve understanding of the material.

Day 1. Pre-Planning (Situation Analysis)

Strategic Planning Overview

Strategic Planning Process Baldrige™ Scorecard

Strategic Planning Examples

Current Strategic Planning Process Map

Strategic Analysis

Strategic Audit

Stakeholder Objectives

Internal Analysis

Strategic Surveys

Key Customer Surveys

Pareto Rule

Business Segmentation

External Analysis

Market Segment Analysis


5 Forces Tool and 7 Factor Analysis

Competitor Analysis

Day 2: Plan Development

Vision framework

Personal Vision

Mission, Vision, Core Values

SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats)

Internal Competitive Strengths and Weaknesses

External – Marketplace Opportunities and Threats

Developing a Competitive Strategy

Strategic Focus

Strategic Choices

Critical Success Factors/Priorities

Outcomes as Standards of Performance

Key Initiatives and Action Plans

Consensus / Barriers / Challenges


Resource Allocation


Monitoring Process

Who is the Course Instructor?

With over a decade of direct strategic planning experience with small to medium-sized companies and having facilitated her process with over 150 project teams, your course instructor provides practical knowledge, real-life best practices and insight tailored to your specific situation. >> Learn more about Darcy Bien .

What does it cost?

We are now offering two-day training for just $999 without certification. Get certified for an additional $499 ($1,498 for training and certification). The two-day training includes:

Instruction, case studies, hands-on exercises and discussion of Strategic Management

Single User License for the Strategy in Motion Tool Kit (20+ Excel and Word file templates)

Helpful strategic management articles and over 200 PowerPoint slides

One-on-one coaching for 60 days after the coursework is complete

Discounts are available for groups or individuals who prove basic strategic planning competency

Satisfaction guaranteed!

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