The Human Resources department offers an extensive catalog of training opportunities for all job types and levels. Refer questions to Senior Training Coordinators Tony Beasley or Debbie Speed at 972-941-7339 and 972-941-7217, respectively. Here are some other courses to consider:
Statement of Objectives Template Training
If you handle RFPs for work, consider signing up for this course before the new template to begin the process is rolled out. In-house presenters Kellie Pendleton (purchasing manager), Jason Bell (pmo manager) and Nik Winter (contract specialist) teach you how to complete the template. They’ll include hands-on training. Choose any of the course dates below.
Friday, January 18
Wednesday, January 30
Wednesday, February 13
Technology Services Training Room
PeopleSoft Code: SD3326
Seven Habits of Highly Effective People
Go from reactive to proactive. This is 16-hour course provided in two sessions. Based on Stephen Covey’s groundbreaking bestseller, the class can help you perform better personally and professionally.
Tuesday, February 5
Part 1: SD3903 – 0003
Wednesday, February 6
Part 2: SD3904-0003
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Municipal Center, Training Room A
Communicating a Positive Professional Image
Explore how to better communicate a positive professional image by how you look, act and present yourself. The course covers topics like self-image, how image influences your performance and the importance of positive image on your professional success.
Tuesday, February 12
8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
PeopleSoft Code: AP3439
Effective Supervisory Skills
You’re a supervisor…now what? Participants gain an understanding of a supervisor’s role and identify the top 10 mistakes newbies face.
Thursday, February 14
PeopleSoft Code: SV4800
Defensive Driving Course
Taking this course you’ll learn to recognize potential hazards, ways to avoid accidents and how to handle distracted and impaired driving. This course won’t earn you a ticket dismissal or discount insurance. You do receive a National Safety Council certificate after completing the class.
Friday, February 22
8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Joint Use Facility, 7501-A Independence Parkway
PeopleSoft Code: SD3432-0004