President's Cultural Competency Certificate Program Fall 2019 registration is now open 

Flyer in PDF format


The President's Cultural Competency Certificate Program consists of: a) 3 required on-campus seminars, b) 2 on-campus elective seminars, c) 1 required PCHRE Forum for Inclusion, Respect and Equity event, and d) 2 on- or off-campus seminars preceded by a mandatory National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) Leading for Diversity and Inclusion workshop.

This program provides participants with a greater understanding of how we can and why we should work together to continue building a strong and inclusive Fresno State community.  Certificates are awarded to those who complete all the required and elective seminars.  Non-certificate seekers are welcome to attend all seminars.
Required seminars

Elective Seminars

Click HERE to register for a seminar. 

To register for an NCBI workshop, go to

For more information visit the President's Cultural Competency Certificate Program 

Interested in facilitating a future seminar? Complete a facilitator application


If there is an on- or off-campus seminar you would like to attend and count toward your required electives that are not listed below, contact to request pre-approval.

The following events count toward the on-campus elective requirement.  Check back frequently for more postings.

  • July 8, 2019, 8 to 11:30 a.m., HML 3212 - UndocuAlly Training (Part I)
  • July 23, 2019, 8 to noon, HML 3212 - UndocuAlly Training (Part II)

To register for UndocuAlly Training Part I and II, visit CSU Learn on PeopleSoft or contact Gaby Encinas at (559.278.1554)

Level II of the Cultural Competency Certificate Program Coming Soon!

The PCHRE is currently working on Level II of the Cultural Competency Certificate program.  If you have already obtained your Level I certificate (which is the current certificate available) and are interested in expanding your cultural competency, stay tuned for more information on Level II.

Here is a sneak preview of the Level II cultural competency certificate program requirements:

  • NCBI Controversial Issues Process
  • 2 Forum for Inclusion, Respect and Equity events
  • 2 Building Bridges Tackling Fears
  • 2 on-campus electives
  • 2 on- or off-campus electives, including a 1-2 page write-up of the elective attended

More details to come.  We look forward to seeing you at a future seminar!!