Credible Leadership Applications (CCL-3)

The Three Star Certified Credible Leader (Credible Leadership Applications – CCL-3) –  is designed for those who wish to be certified and recognized at the international level.  The following standards are recommended to apply for Three Star Credible Leadership certification:

  • Have successfully completed the Institute for Credible Leadership Development curriculum:
    • Phase I – Foundation & Principles
    • Phase II –Theories & Practices
    • Phase III – Application & Advancement
  • Be in good standing with his/her agency, verified by the agency.
  • Provide a Leadership Competency Portfolio.  The following items are recommended and others can be added to the portfolio:
    • Work history – This is an itemized listing and brief explanation of work accomplishments.
    • Complete a related personality and/or leadership assessment.
    • Complete additional advanced leadership training and successfully pass an examination.
    • Leadership development – This is a recent Career Leadership Development Plan.
    • Letters of recommendation – A minimum of three letters is preferred.
    • Awards – List commendations and awards with a brief description of their significance.
    • Continuing training, education and professional development – List leadership training, professional development experiences, formal training and education.  Having or progress toward a college degree is very desirable.
    • Re-affirm the Oath of the Moral Compass.

This certification carries with it the responsibilities, honors and privileges of a professional accomplishment with international recognition.  This includes the designation of CCL-III Star to mention after his/her name and to wear the CCL – Three Star lapel insignia.  Successful candidates receive:

  • Lapel Pin – A Certified Credible Leader Three Star lapel insignia (uniform pin).
  • Certificate – An 11×14 professional certification signed by the executives of the CJC-CLD suitable for framing.
  • Letter of Accomplishment – A letter of accomplishment recognizing the individual as a CCL Three Star Credible Leader and having completed all the requirements of the rating.