Leadership Certification Program

  • 300-hour certificate program
  • Contact Sherry Phillips for more information:
    sherryc@blueridge.edu or call (828) 694-1760
  • February 19, 2018 to December 2, 2018​

 Class is FULL. 

Please check back for 2019 schedule.​


About the certificate program:

  • The student will complete one registration for the entire program. Each course within the program will consist of readings, discussions, written papers, quizzes, and projects. There are no book purchase requirements as all materials will be posted within each course. However, your instructor may advise of reading material that will be beneficial to you for the classes.
  • The program is a total of 300 hours consisting of 5 classes.  Each class within being 60 hours and 6 weeks in length. The student will complete 2 assignments per week. Upon successfully completing all 5 courses within the certificate program, the student will receive a Leadership Certificate of 300 hours and 30 CEUs. In order to successfully complete each course, you must have a final grade of 70% or above.
  • Tuition exemption applies for NC Sworn Officers. All out of state sworn officers must pay a registration/tuition fee of $180.00.

For detailed information on each course: Leadership Course Descriptions


Program Courses:

Contact Sherry Phillips for more information        
            sherryc@blueridge.edu or call (828) 694-1760

  1. Course One - First Line Supervision.
  2. Course Two - Discipline and Internal Investigation.
  3. Course Three - Field Training.
  4. Course Four - Developing Policy and Procedure.
  5. Course Five - Ethical Issues in Leadership.


Student Registration Information:

All Law Enforcement Continuing Education students who will be registering for online classes must complete the online Student Information Form.

Once you have completed and submitted the form, you will receive an email confirming your registration.
This process is not automatic and may take 1-2 business days to complete.

Contact Us

Sherry Phillips
(828) 694-1760