Certificate in Potential and Talent Discovery

Successful businesses know the importance of having a talented workforce. In fact, research has proven that a single skilled employee can generate 20 times more output than an average worker, illustrating how essential it is to have top talent in your organization.

Course Overview

The course is built to give participants an in-depth look at how effective talent, competency, and succession management strategies can create a sustainable competitive advantage for their organization – even during tough economic times. You will be guided through this process and armed with the skills necessary to excel in today’s ever-evolving business landscape. Participants will have the opportunity to gain advanced knowledge of talent management, competency modeling, and succession management. Throughout the learning sessions, you will be exposed to a comprehensive curriculum covering key success factors – as well as the latest developments, tools, and techniques that can be put into action right away.

What you’ll learn
  • How talent management, talent development, succession planning, and succession management are connected
  • Ways to make a business case for employing these strategies in tough economic times
  • The strategic model for driving talent management and development
  • Methods of competency identification, assessment, and modeling
  • Best practices for evaluating performance as part of a toolkit for developing skills
  • Potential assessment versus performance management
  • Creative techniques for recruiting and selecting talented individuals
  • Implement successful individual development plans
  • Technical succession planning around knowledge workers and social relationship succession planning related to marketing & sales roles
  • Study approaches to retaining top talent
  • Develop an action plan after completing the course

Candidates must;

  • Be proficient in English Language
  • Have access to either a computer or smartphone with Internet Connectivity
  • Be equipped with quality webcam and headphones
Duration & Fees
  • Regular – 8 Weeks – ₦200,000
  • Fast-Track – 6 Weeks – ₦300,000
Program Dates
  • August – October, 2024
  • October – December, 2024
  • February – April, 2025
  • May – July, 2025