de Beaumont Foundation Launches Business Certificate Program for Public Health Professionals
The de Beaumont Foundation is now offering a 15–20-hour online business certificate program designed specifically for public health professionals. This course, entitled BEAM – Building Expertise in Administration and Management, will focus on the following areas: strategic problem definition, budgeting, procurement, contracts, contract management, and financial health. BEAM was created to fill a gap identified by state and local public health professionals who say they need supplemental training in budgeting and financial management. Individual participant fees are $500 with discounts offered for groups of six or more. Information on the course can be found here and an FAQ on the program can be found here.