Practical Professional Training in Diplomacy
One-Year Certificate in International Diplomacy
This post-graduate certificate is the most comprehensive, in-depth and hands-on professional training program in diplomatic practice offered outside government. It prepares trainees for careers in diplomacy and international affairs, including work in government ministries, embassies and consulates, international organizations and global NGOs.
Summer Diplomatic Academy
This unique and intensive practical training program introduces undergraduate and graduate students and recent graduates to careers in international diplomacy. The material emphasizes a skills-based and experiential-learning approach and is generally not offered at colleges and universities. The course includes career-counseling sessions.
Executive Diplomacy Training
This course introduces government officials and international affairs professionals from the nonprofit and business sectors to the fundamentals of diplomatic practice. It provides insight into policy-making, diplomatic protocol, embassy management, negotiation, political and economic tradecraft, public diplomacy and other skills and competencies.
Custom Diplomacy Programs
Our customized programs help governments, nonprofits and businesses build a cadre of leaders with superb diplomacy skills and global outlook, who can tackle complex challenges and surmount persistent obstacles. Diplomacy is, above all, about influence, and our tailored training can improve institutional and individual capabilities.
All programs are offered in person and online.