The Certificate in Evaluation Planning and Management provides a foundational understanding of planning and implementing a successful evaluation effort. With learning objectives aligned with globally recognized evaluator competency frameworks, those who complete this certificate will understand:

  • The importance of planning and management in ensuring evaluation quality

  • How to negotiate a feasible plan, budget and timeline

  • How to address culture in planning and managing evaluations

  • How to manage and safeguard data

  • How to plan for influence

  • How to coordinate and supervise evaluation processes

  • How to manage teams and monitor progress

  • How to work with stakeholders to build evaluation capacity

  • How to use technology to support evaluation practice


To earn the ELC-CEPM, learners must complete at least six of the following courses:

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