Transitioning to Supervision - Virtual (Session Full)

Event Date: 12/1/2020 - 12/15/2020

Event Overview

This is a two day virtual series.  Sessions run on 12/1 and 12/3 from 9:00 - 12:00 each day.  Must attend both sessions to earn credit.

Transitioning to Supervision

A CT Road Scholar Program Elective Workshop


Course Description:

Transitioning from a staff position to a supervisory role involves a major change in how you function as an employee. In this course you’ll examine the role of a supervisor and identify the skills, knowledge and attributes that are important for success on the job. You’ll explore the importance of a leadership mindset, discuss leadership styles and sources of leadership influence. Participants practice building leadership communication skills that contribute to a healthy, productive workplace culture.

Learning Objectives:

 Upon completion of this class, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a Supervisor. 
  • Develop a leadership mindset focused on helping others achieve results.
  • Apply a framework for assigning work to clarify expectations and gain commitment. 
  • Provide feedback that motivates others and reinforces performance expectations. 

Who Should Attend:

This course is designed for individuals who are interested in becoming supervisors, are newly promoted supervisors or those supervisors that wish to improve their leadership skills and be more effective communicators.   Crew leaders, frontline supervisors and anyone new to a position of authority are encouraged to attend.