Cornell University

Human Capital Development

16 E. 34th Street, NYC, 866-470-1922

Contract Administration Studies Certificate

Managing staff and operations within the confines of a collective bargaining agreement requires a full understanding of contract terms, legal principles, and grievance procedures.

Six workshops totaling 60 units are required to complete this certificate.  While the certificate can be earned in as little as two weeks, all required workshops for this certificate must be completed within an 18-month period. If you participate in a Cornell workshop and intend to apply it toward earning a certificate, please let us know.

Core Curriculum Units
Labor Relations Law* 12
Contract Language: Working Within It; Making It Work for You* 6
Effective Discipline for a Unionized Environment 12
Increasing Effectiveness in Arbitration 18
Effective Grievance Handling: From Step One to Arbitration 6
Investigation Tools and Techniques 6

*Labor Relations Law and Contract Language can be applied to both the Contract Administration and Collective Bargaining studies Labor Relations certificates.

Open enrollment workshops can be taken individually. The workshops and certificates are also available as Customized Programs for your organization.