Programming + Training

KABA Fundamentals of Supervision Series

Do you have employees making the transition to their first supervisory position or managers who want to sharpen their skills?

Sign them up for KABA’s Fundamentals of Supervision Series!

The Supervision Management series introduces participants to the concepts of management and the qualifications required to become an exemplary supervisor. All course instructors are certified, experienced managers that utilize case studies and encourage class participation.  It consists of three separate classes (or ‘series’ of classes) which meet for two hours per week for six weeks and focuses on the following:

 Series 1 – Leading & Communicating

  • The Leader’s Job
    Personal excellence, aligning, conversing, collaborating
  • It’s All About the Humans
    What leaders need to know about behavior in order to lead
  • Beyond “Don’t do that!”
    Supervision communication that works
  • My Dysfunctional Work Family
    How work behaviors mirror family dynamics and how to make peace
  • Onboard, Not Overboard
    Introducing new employees with the least negative impact on safety, quality, and productivity
  • Fear No Review!
    How to deliver formal and informal performance feedback
Series 1 will be offered again in Winter of 2018.
Registration information will be located here once available.

 Series 2 – Doing the Right Things

  • Planning
    Purpose, role of supervisors, and which strategies work best
  • First Things First
    Setting priorities for best leadership results
  • You Can’t Manage Time, You Can Manage Energy
    Learn to manage energy, not time
  • The Aligned Organization
    A new way to create an empowered workforce
  • The Ethical Supervisor
    Morals, values, ethics, and laws
  • Laws Governing Supervision
    Harassment, discrimination, ADA

Date: Fridays, September 22, 29, Wednesday, October 4, Fridays, October 13, 20, 27, 2017
Time: 10:00 am – Noon
Location: KABA Training Center | 5500 6th Avenue, Suite 200
Cost: Members –  $255 | Non-Members – $340



Series 3 – Different Employees, Different Needs

  • The Power of Difference
    How diverse people create stronger organizations
  • It’s Not Your Parents’ Workforce
    How to make the most and make peace with a multi-generational workforce
  • Call Me Irresistible
    Building and measuring employee engagement
  • Finding, Keeping
    A seminar in interviewing for desirable and retainable employees
  • Rethinking Conflict
    Moving forward together
  • Change Leadership
    Closing the gaps among needs, wants, and realities

Date: Fridays, November 3 – December 15, 2017 (no class on November 24)
Time: 10:00 am – Noon
Location: KABA Training Center | 5500 6th Avenue, Suite 200
Cost: Members – $255 | Non-Members – $340

Need Assistance?

Contact: Lisa Felston, Office Manager | 262.9254.3460