Quarterly Workshops

Quarterly, the Business Resource Center offers workshops for managers and supervisors. These interactive workshops are a great way to improve your skills or those of your employees and to network with others in the community.  Workshops are in the Community Room (Bldg A) of the Pastoral Institute, located at 1515 20th Street. Below you will find the schedule of workshops for 2017.

Boot Camp for Supervisors – February 16 • May 18 • August 17 • October 19

A primer for new and prospective supervisors No one should ever be put into a supervisory role without the basic tools to handle the job. This full-day comprehensive course covers several of the day-to-day roles that every supervisor must be able to fill to be effective. This workshop will cover basic HR Law, Effective Communication, Prioritizing, Delegating, Documenting, Discipline, Dealing with Difficult Issues, Decision Making, Time Management, Leadership Skills, Motivation and many other areas where skills are needed for successful supervision. Led by a former educator and business executive with over 30 years experience in direct and indirect supervision, your supervisors and prospective supervisors will gain a treasure of knowledge that they can immediately put to good use for your company.

Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM (includes lunch) Check-in opens at 8 AM Cost: $175 for EAP Company employees OR $200 per person for non-EAP companies There is a $25 discount for three or more attendees from the same company or organization register at the same time.

Facilitator: Ken O’Shields M.Ed

Drug Free Workplace Training for Management – March 31 • June 30 • September 29 • December 1

To stay in compliance with the Drug Free Workplace policies and procedures, every employee must receive one hour of Drug and Alcohol Education each year. Anyone who supervises at least one employee must receive an additional hour of Drug and Alcohol Training annually. Employee education can be accomplished through mandatory reading material or other such provisions, but the supervisor training should be interactive and include an opportunity to ask questions. If you are not completing this requirement internally, we invite you to schedule your supervisors and managers for one of our quarterly sessions. Each participant will receive a certificate of completion to return to you as their proof of attendance. Seating is limited so please register your managers and supervisors in advance.

Time: 9-10 AM Check-in opens at 8:30 AM Cost: FREE for EAP companies; $15 per person for non-EAP companies

Facilitator: Ken O’Shields M.Ed


To register for Boot Camp for Supervisors or Drug Free Workplace click here to visit our events calendar.

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