Course Description

This course will focus on the critical elements of CoP design and tips and techniques to help you plan your organization’s CoP strategy. Participants will engage in conversations and activities that address CoP strategy and structure, alignment with stakeholder needs, CoP roles, support, and engagement, and key activities for designing and sustaining CoPs.

This course includes:

  1. Introduction & Stage Setting
  2. Overview of Communities of Practice (CoPs)
  3. Align COPs to Business Strategy
  4. Plan and Design for CoPs
  5. Assess Readiness
  6. Best Practices to Sustain & Evolve CoPs
  7. Highlights & Wrap-Up


Course Credits

As an IACET Accredited Provider, APQC offers .4 CEUs for this course that comply with the ANSI/IACET Continuing Education and Training Standard.

If you are interested in taking this course, but the date/time don't work for you, please contact us at elearning@apqc.org.

Course Curriculum

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  • 1

    Chapter 1 - Welcome & Introduction

    • 1.1 Workshop Learning Outcomes

    • 1.2 APQC Course Completion Requirements

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Session Content & Recordings

    • 2.1 Link to Live Session

    • 2.2 Session Recording (Part 1)

    • 2.3 Session Recording (Part 2)

    • 2.4 Testing Your Learnings

  • 3

    Chapter 3: Summary & Wrap-Up

    • 3.1 Course Evaluation

    • 3.2 Session Presentation

    • 3.3 Additional Resources

Instructor

Senior Project Manager

Darcy Lemons

As a member of the Advisory Services team, Darcy Lemons helps APQC clients develop, maintain, and improve knowledge management programs. Depending on the client’s need, Darcy works with organizations to assess capabilities and performance, develop strategies and action plans, drive improvement projects, and conduct training and workshops.