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 courses (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
    Some of what we must 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
Date: Fridays, August 13 – September 17, 2021
Time: 10:00 am – Noon
Format: TBD – decision to hold in-person or virtual will be made by July 1, 2021
Cost: Members – $275 | Non-Members – $360

 Series 2 – Doing the Right Things

  • From Colleague to Boss
    How to handle shifting relationships and create across the board respect
  • 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
  • The Respectful Workplace
    Avoiding harassment and discrimination

Date: Fridays, September 24 – October 29, 2021
Time: 10:00 am – Noon
Format: TBD – decision to hold in-person or virtual will be made by July 1, 2021
Cost: Members – $275 | Non-Members – $360

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Series 3 – Different Employees, Different Needs

  • It’s Not Your Parents’ Workforce
    How to make the most and make peace with a multi-generational workforce
  • The Power of Difference
    How diverse people create stronger organizations
  • 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, April 9 – May 14, 2021
Time: 10:00 am – Noon
Format: Virtual
Cost: Members – $270 | Non-Members – $355
Participants will need to utilize a computer or other device with a webcam in order to participate in the class.  

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Date: Fridays, November 5 – December 17, 2021 (no class 11/26)
Time: 10:00 am – Noon
Format: TBD – decision to hold in-person or virtual will be made by July 1, 2021
Cost: Members – $275 | Non-Members – $360

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Need Assistance?

Contact: Lisa Feltson, Office Manager

lfeltson@kaba.org | 262.925.3460