The Mastering Strategy: Strategic Management Performance System Certification Program, offered in association with the George Washington University’s Center for Excellence in Public Leadership, part of the College of Professional Studies is an intensive, hands-on Continuing Professional Education program designed for professionals who are looking to build their skill sets in the management of strategy formulation, implementation and evaluation.

This program equips you with the skills you need to help your organization and yourself succeed by:

  • Imparting the full strategy management process into your everyday decisions
  • Learning effective strategic planning, implementation and evaluation practices
  • Learning how to lead strategic planning efforts
  • Bridging the gap between planning and execution principles and practical tools to guide agile planning and decision making.
  • Preparing you for the Association for Strategic Planning (ASP) certification (if applicable)

As a founding member and Registered Education Provider for the Association for Strategic Planning (ASP), we stay at the forefront of strategy education, training, professional certification, and consultation services.

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This program is offered in three great format options:

Mastering Strategy Customized and Hybrid Programs

If you are an employer or organization looking for a tailored strategy training solution, LBL Strategies will customize the Mastering Strategy content and delivery to be offered directly within your organization. We can create a hybrid program (combining live face-to-face sessions, online live, and online self-paced modules) and design a learning program that suits your organization’s specific needs. The advantage to a program tailored specifically to your organization is that each breakout session can specifically involve the participants in strategy conversations around your specific situation.

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Upcoming Programs

Mastering Strategy Bootcamps

Upcoming Bootcamp: Mastering Strategy in Healthcare

This live, online program, geared toward healthcare leaders, will apply the Strategic Management Performance System, along with the Baldrige Framework in session one, to the myriad issues in healthcare today.


10 half-day sessions from 9:00a.m.-1:00 p.m. EST, live via Zoom.

Week 1: October 17-21, 2022
Week 2: October 24-28, 2022

This program is recognized by the Association for Strategic Planning as an ASP exam preparation course (for both SPP & SMP).

Cost: $4,995 (Discounts available for groups of 4+)

Program is open to the first 25 enrollments.Those who enroll before September 19 will receive an automatic 5% "Early Bird" discount.


Mastering Strategy Training Program - Live Online


SUMMER 2022: June 7 through August 9, 2022 (Register by May 7 to receive a 5% early bird discount)

FALL 2022: September 13 though November 15, 2022

Classes meet each Tuesday from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. EST.

Both cohorts are open to professionals from ALL sectors.

To reserve a seat in the fall cohort, or to discuss payment plans, email

Online Live via Zoom
Course Fee: $2895*
Text Book: $65 (required)


Mastering Strategy Self-Paced Online

You may register and proceed through the Mastering Strategy program at your convenience utlizing our highly interactive on-demand modules.

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