Certification Training

Discover the Best Actions to Innovate More, Compete Better & Get Clear Results. Certification Moves Your team Forward Faster!

Transylvania University has partnered with SocietyFor Diversity-Institute For Diversity to offer diversity, equity and inclusion certification. Since 2009 IDC® seeks to work with partners and organizations around the world to brand the CDP® and CDE® credentials as the industry standard for qualification in effective diversity and inclusion work. We aim to ensure that all certified practitioners demonstrate ethical behavior, achievement, excellence, and positive business outcomes.

SHRM - SHRM-CP | SHRM-SCP - Recertification Provider

The Society for Diversity – Institute for Diversity Certification (IDC)® is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. Candidates for the CDP® and CDE® credentials are eligible for 22-24 credits. IDC also accepts Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

2021 Certified Diversity Executive® Credentials

The Certified Diversity Executive (CDE)® credential is designed to help you to maximize diversity of thought in this 21st century knowledge economy. You will also be empowered to manage a global or large scale initiative, as well as revolutionize equity and inclusive excellence at your organization.

CDE® Training Dates and Cost

December 1-3, 2021 (online format)

CDE® Training Registration

2021 Certified Diversity Professional® Credentials

The Certified Diversity Professional (CDP)® credential will empower you to effectively lead day-to-day inclusion efforts, as well as increase diverse representation. Beyond black-and-white and Political Correctness, the CDP® provides a dynamic framework for you to improve workplace equity, as well as change the organizational culture.

CDP® Training Dates and Cost 

December 6-10, 2021 (online format)

CDP® Training Registration