intended for:

Advanced change management professionals


Practitioner Certification & experience applying Prosci’s methods


12-18 months Be ready to go ‘all-in’ if you want to get the most from this life-changing, 12 to 18 month master certification track in change management.

program dates:

Customizable & self-paced certification

$7,000 - $7,889 Cost varies depending on how many in-person programs you have already attended.

Design, embed and advocate for your company’s strategic change-readiness

The required, elective and experience modules that make up this certification give you a competitive edge by adding advanced structure and intent to your change capability development.

The Advanced Deployment Leader Certification ends with a capstone project, which you will present to Prosci’s expert panel for evaluation, that allows you to reflect on your work.

Who should attend

If you’re a certified, experienced change practitioner, influential within your organization, and charged with ensuring your company makes meaningful progress toward increased change management maturity, then this intensive, self-paced certification is for you. Prosci’s Deployment Leader Track is not designed for consultants or employees from consulting companies. Consulting companies that are looking to deploy change management capabilities within their organization also need to pursue a different path and should contact us via phone or

How to Apply

  1.  Complete the Advanced Deployment Leader Application, including the manager or supervisor reference (download application and instructions here)
  2.  Attach a current version of your resume (CV)
  3.  Schedule your alignment phone call with Prosci


To qualify for this certification, you must have completed Prosci’s Practitioner Certification Program, have experience applying Prosci’s methodologies to real-world projects, and have support from your organization for enterprise change management.

Learning Objectives

Over the course of 18 months, you will:

  • Complete required online and/or in-person general enterprise change management training modules, in order
  • Choose and complete a minimum of five elective online and/or in-person change specialist training modules
  • Choose and perform a minimum of three real-world experience electives, such as publishing an article or giving a speech about change management
  • Leverage unlimited access to your senior Program Advisor's knowledge and feedback, which will support you as you support your organization
  • Plan, complete and present a panel-reviewed capstone project reflecting all of your newly acquired knowledge

Certification Structure

Learning Modules
Over the course of 12-18 months, complete a series of learning modules and electives in person and online.
Leverage a Program Advisor
Receive feedback and insight from a Program Advisor at any time along the way.
Capstone Project
Complete all modules and electives then prepare your final capstone project, proving your ability.
Panel Review
Submit your final capstone project to Prosci for a Panel Review.

Additional Information

To learn more, take a look at the detailed certification syllabus and summary roadmap.

Syllabus Roadmap
Patrick Coppinger - Breo Solutions
Patrick Coppinger
Consulting Manager
Breo Solutions Hospital
The toolset is scalable to meet our client needs: from small implementations to enterprise-wide transformations, Prosci fits any industry and any project. In addition, Prosci’s webinars and courses provide the foundation for Breo Solutions to offer thought leadership to our business community.


Do I need to complete the Advanced Deployment Leader Certification within a certain time period?
Yes. You’ll have 18 months of unlimited access to your learning modules and support, starting from your enrollment date. You can request an extension if circumstances necessitate more time.
How will I access the course modules?
You’ll access all coursework for the Advanced Deployment Leader Certification through the Prosci Portal. Your chosen modules and their associated tools will be activated upon enrollment.
Will I have access to support throughout the duration of the certification?
Yes. The Advanced Deployment Leader Certification has a dedicated support team ready to assist you as you progress. You’ll have unlimited access to your Program Advisor.
If I leave my organization during the program, can I continue at another organization?
To obtain an Advanced Deployment Leader Certification, you must demonstrate meaningful progression toward achieving enterprise change management capability. For this reason, it is ideal to remain with the same organization. If, however, you do switch organizations, contact us to discuss the options and the best way for you to continue to complete your certification.
When I finish the Advanced Deployment Leader Certification, what will I be able to call myself?
You will be able to market yourself as a Prosci Certified Advanced Deployment Leader.
How will I track my progress through the Advanced Deployment Leader Certification?
You’ll work closely with a support advisor at Prosci. On completion of each module, you will submit work for evaluation and receive direct feedback from your advisor.
Are all module costs and tools covered in the enrollment fee?
With the exception of in-person training requirements and the capstone fee, yes. The associated tools for the required modules are covered within the enrollment fee. The majority of the tools associated with the elective modules are also covered. If an elective module carries an additional fee, it will be clearly outlined within that module.

Ready to take the lead?

The first step is to speak with an advisor. Tell us a little bit about yourself so we can set up a call with you.