ECQ Training Programs

The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health offers several programs suitable for U.S. federal government training needs. Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs) represent categories of training documented by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). These core competencies are required for Senior Executive Service and are used by many other departments and agencies.

Please note that this grid is just a guideline, and does not represent guaranteed recognition from OPM.

US Federal Executive Core Qualifications (ECQ) Table

Program Name Length Leading Change Leading People Results Driven Business Acumen Building Coalitions
Applied Artificial Intelligence for Health Care
Applied Risk Communication for the 21st Century 3 days
Benefit-Cost Analysis: Valuing Life and Health
Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene: The Application of Basic Principles 5 days
Conflict, Feedback, and Negotiation in Health Care 3 days
Emerging Women Executives in Health Care 4 days
Environmental Health Risk: Analysis and Applications 3.5 days
Foundations of Mental Health Care
Guidelines for Laboratory Design: Health and Safety Considerations 5 days
Health Care Project Management: Intersecting Strategy, People and Process 3 days
In-Place Filter Testing Workshop 5 days
Leadership Development for Physicians in Academic Health Centers
Leadership Development to Advance Equity in Health Care
Leading in Health Systems: Integrating Effort, Improving Outcomes 2.5 days
Leadership Strategies for Evolving Healthcare Executives 5 days
Management and Leadership Skills for Environmental Health and Safety Professionals 4 days
Measurement, Design and Analysis Methods for Health Outcomes Research 3 days
Mental Health Care Peer Learning Collaborative
Nutrition Management: Treating Cardiometabolic Disease 4 days
Principles and Practice of Clinical Research 11 days
Program for Chairs of Clinical Service 11 days
Radiological Emergency Planning: Terrorism, Security, and Communication 5 days
Scaling Up Mental Health Care Services
Work Health and Well-being: Achieving Worker Healthonal Health and Safety 3 days
Women on Boards: Getting On and Adding Value 2 days