GTI Certificate Programs

About GTI certificate programs

Expand your skills and explore new skills with a professional certificate from MARC's Government Training Institute. Our certificate programs are tailored to meet the needs of public sector organizations and their employees.

Most certificates can be completed in just a few months.

Available Certificate Programs

Certified Public Managers Certificate Program

The Heartland Certified Public Manager® (CPM) program is a professional development program for city, county, state, and federal program managers that contract to provide public services and meet community needs. Open to all residents in the 9-county MARC region and anyone in Kansas and Missouri, CPM is a nationally-accredited management program and certification in which participants develop and strengthen their management skills through a competency-based curriculum. 

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Regional Data Academy

Governments increasingly understand the value of data as a strategic asset, and the workforce must be prepared to harness the power of data for decision-making and accountability. GTI’s Regional Data Academy certificate program helps public sector employees learn how to use data to better inform decision-making, improve processes and deliver public services efficiently. This program can benefit front-line employees, management and program analysts, directors, and administrators - anyone looking to increase their capacity to support informed, data-driven decision-making. 

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