Classes to Help Your Non-Profit
UNM Continuing Education offers classes and certificates that can help you learn the skills you need to make your non-profit successful. We offer non-credit classes in convenient locations that don’t take too much time from your busy schedule. Registration is easy, and discounts and funding are available. Below are some classes and certificates that may be helpful to you and your organization.
Volunteer Management Classes & Certificates
Successful organizations value the commitment of people who share their time, energy and expertise. Providing an effective and supportive environment for your volunteers will motivate continued participation. This training is designed to be relevant for coordinators with established programs as well as those in the process of creating new ones. Students will be introduced to best practices for volunteer management recruitment and motivation. Explore ways to enhance the capacity of your organization to recruit and maintain volunteers. Application for a partial scholarship (50% of tuition) is available.
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Mediation & Conflict Resolution
Negotiation and dispute-resolution skills are important keys to success in today’s work environments, whether negotiating with organizations or working through relationships with coworkers.
Begin with a 40 hour training to start your professional career or add to your skills one of our advanced certificates or courses. This program is designed for administrative and management professionals, career and life coaches, counselors and social workers, medical and legal professionals.
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Grant Writing Classes
Grant writing is the practice of completing an application process for funding provided by an institution such as a government department, corporation, foundation or trust. Successful grant writing requires a clear understanding of grantsmanship, the art of acquiring provider-reviewed funding. Successful grant writing involves the coordination of several activities including planning, searching for data and resources, writing and packaging a proposal, submitting the proposal to a funder, and follow-up.
Bookkeeping & Accounting Classes
Learn real-world accounting skills to service and merchandise a business, and for evaluating business and organizational health, to establish a solid foundation of knowledge for managing your entire financial environment.
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