Teamwork and Team Building: Online Certificate Program

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This program is a great fit for:

Individuals wishing to grow their career

New leaders or managers

Employees who wish to upskill

Develop the skills to build a high-performing team through our engaging online program. Teamwork is more than just working together; it's a social process that harnesses the collective capabilities of individuals to achieve extraordinary results. This program focuses on the crucial elements of leadership, innovation, and virtual team management, which will help future and current leaders foster a culture of collaboration, innovation, and effective virtual team building.

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Course length

72 hours

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Weekly time commitment

4 hours

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This program is suitable for anyone looking to enhance their teamwork and team-building skills, whether you're a current leader, an aspiring leader, or an individual contributor interested in fostering a culture of collaboration and innovation. Students will explore four key areas in teamwork and team building, including:

  • Creating Leadership: Students will understand the essence of collaborative leadership and its impact on creating Direction, Alignment, and Commitment (DAC) within a team.
  • Boost for New Leaders: New managers will develop the leadership skills, mindset shifts, and research-based tactics they need to succeed in their management role. This course offers practical advice and real-world examples to facilitate their leadership journey.
  • Innovation Leadership: Students will explore the diverse aspects of innovation and how to cultivate a culture of innovation within your team or organization using the Targeted Innovation™ process, including phases such as Clarify, Ideate, Develop, and Implement.
  • Managing Virtual and Hybrid Teams: Students will develop the mindset, skill set, and toolkit to lead virtual and hybrid teams effectively, as well as learn how to create a sense of 'team' in a virtual environment.

Why Choose Siena Heights University?

Siena Heights University’s Workforce Development certificate programs were built to meet the needs of modern-day students. You can start learning as soon as today and be on the path to a fulfilling new career in just a few weeks or months.

Online and self-paced coursework

Affordable tuition

Fulfilling, flexible job opportunities

Industry-leading credentials

Clinicals included (if necessary)

Certificates matched to industry demands

Team members who feel empowered by their boss to do their best work and speak openly with leadership are 4.6 times more likely to do their best work.

Source: Forbes

Is this Teamwork and Team Building Certificate Program right for me? 

  • Are you interested in fostering a culture of collaboration and innovation within your team or organization?  
  • Do you want to equip new managers with the skills and mindset necessary for success in their management roles?  
  • Are you looking to lead virtual and hybrid teams effectively and build a sense of "team" in a virtual environment?  
  • Are you committed to evaluating and driving better leadership within your organization?  
  • Do you aspire to cultivate a culture of innovation and harness new ideas for added value within your team? 

Career Paths

Team Leader
Project Manager
Department Head
Innovation Specialist
Operations Manager
Collaboration Facilitator
Virtual Team Manager