Certified Community Leadership Practitioner (CCLP)

Certified Community Leadership Practitioner Certification (CCLP) is designed to enhance individual performance, elevate professional standards, and recognize association, chamber of commerce, and other nonprofit professionals who demonstrate the knowledge essential to the practice of program development in a leadership organization.

The Association of Leadership Programs (ALP) oversees the certification process to obtain the CCLP designation.  Training includes a series of learning components covering personal, practical and theoretical leadership.  Candidates must complete 16 hours of CORE training, 24 hours of pre-designated coursework plus an additional 10 hours of elective coursework for a total of 50 hours prior to submitting an application to sit for the CCLP examination. The final requirement is completing and passing the written exam. All steps must be completed to be eligible to obtain the CCLP designation.

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Requirements for CCLP Certification

STEP 1 CORE Training (16 hours)

STEP 2  Pre-Designated Coursework
(24 hours)

STEP 3 Elective Coursework (10 hours)

STEP 4 Application

STEP 5 Fees