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Plectica Certification Program

Get certified in systems mapping, systems thinking and systems leadership to transform your thought process and solve wicked problems. At each level of the certification program you will build, share and evolve visual systems maps to think systemically about any idea, problem, process, or challenge.

You will apply these skills to systems thinking and system leadership to stand apart in your organization. At the end of the program you'll be able to clearly communicate your ideas, solve problems with greater efficiency, and effectively lead a team or organization that thinks systemically.

White Belt Certification

Become proficient in Systems Mapping using the Plectica mapping tool and deepen your understanding of the What, Why, and How of Systems Thinking.
  • Great resume builder. Employers want systems thinking competencies!
  • Become proficient in Systems Mapping using the Plectica mapping tool.
  • Online; 5-6 hours includes 2 case applications
  • Work at your own pace. Highly interactive course.
  • Access to 1:1 instructor support.
  • Open Enrollment
  • No prerequisites.
$200
$150

Yellow Belt Certification

Learn the specific skills and steps needed to design, manage, and lead adaptive organizations and teams.
  • Great for leaders of teams or organizations who want to apply systems thinking to their work.
  • Transform your team or organization into an adaptive learning organization.
  • Online; 5-6 hours
  • Work at your own pace. Highly interactive course.
  • Access to 1:1 instructor support.
  • Open Enrollment
  • Prerequisite: White Belt

Green Belt Certification

Become a Certified Practitioner of Systems Thinking, Systems Mapping and Systems Leader- ship and take the lead in your organization.
  • Become a Certified Practitioner and provide in-house trainings in White and Yellow Belts.
  • Advanced Systems Thinking, Systems Mapping, and Systems Leadership
  • 2 Weekends In-person Sessions
  • 6 Monthly Webinars
  • Access to 1:1 instructor and Black Belt mentor support.
  • Limited enrollment
  • Prerequisite: White and Yellow Belts
  • Access to Green Belt resource knowledge and community
  • Personalized results of the Systems Thinking and Metacognition (STMI) Indicator

Black Belt Certification

Become a Certified Trainer of Systems Thinking, Systems Mapping and Systems Leader- ship. Build your own reputation and clientele as a leader in the field through coaching, consulting or training.
  • Become a Certified Trainer and train and mentor up White and Yellow Belts.
  • Learn best practices, tools, and techniques for training, coaching, or consulting.
  • 2 x 5 Days In-person
  • 1 Year Distance Apprenticeship
  • Access to 1:1 instructor support.
  • Competitive enrollment
  • Prerequisite: White, Yellow and Green Belts
  • Access to Black Belt resource knowledge base and community
  • Personalized results of the Systems Thinking and Metacognition (STMI) Indicator