The purpose of the Emotional Intelligence Course is to provide participants with a skill to improve both personal and interpersonal functioning by exploring and applying the components of Emotional Intelligence.

Program Level: Basic

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: N/A

Instructional Method: Group-Live

Instructor: Lauren Harris

Recommended CPE Credit: 3 Hours

Field of Study: Personnel/Human Resources

Course Objectives:

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Assess their current levels of Emotional Intelligence;
  • Describe the business reasons for Emotional Intelligence;
  • Define Emotional Intelligence and its main four components;
  • Discuss and develop a plan to improve their personal Emotional Intelligence; and,
  • Apply knowledge of Emotional Intelligence to solve case studies.

Course Materials:

Hand-outs will be provided during the session.

Program Policies

NASBA Statement

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