Personal Effectiveness – Level I
This badge is awarded for completing Level I of Tier 1 - Personal Effectiveness Competencies of the Performance Certification System (PCS). Personal Effectiveness Competencies are essential Success Enabling Skills that improve the Learner's ability to work and build effective relationships with others, enhance communication and collaboration, build reputation, and fuel Engineering career success. The owner of this badge receives 8.0 Professional Development Hours (PDH's).
What it takes to earn this badge
Pre-Assessment - The Engineering Leadership Institute (ELI) partnered with SmarterMeasure to originate this diagnostic tool to provide the Learner with a view into their level of skill competency, identify gaps, and prepare them for the curriculum coursework. The results are provided to the Learner in a report for comparison with the post-assessment. The Learner earns 1.2 PDH's for taking the seven pre-assessments in this Tier and ability level.
Course Curriculum - The PCS contains robust, engaging, and entertaining courses based upon the curriculum in the Engineering Competency Model (ECM) issued by the US Department of Labor Education and Training Administration (DOLETA). Level I of Tier 1 - Personal Effectiveness competencies in the PCS consists of seven courses containing twenty-eight lessons. By completing the lessons contained in the courses, the Learner earns 5.6 PDH's.
Post-Assessment - ELI and SmarterMeasure originated this post-assessment to measure gains in awareness, openness to growth, the importance of a forward-looking Learning and Development Orientation (LDO), and advancement of the Learner’s respective traits and attributes resulting from the completion of the course curriculum. The results are provided to the Learner in a report for comparison with the pre-assessment. The Learner earns 1.2 PDH's for taking the seven post-assessments.
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