Location
Environmental Health & Safety (EH), Room 123B (EH&S Training Room)
Dates
9/19/2019
Times
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Class Days
Thursday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
17

This course is a continuation of the discussion that began in the Fundamental Skills for Supervisors class. Participants will revisit the four points of supervision and use role-play and dialogue to explore each point at a deeper level.

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NOTE: The session is located in the training room in ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY (EH) at 500 Summit Ave. (from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM).  

Prerequisite Class: Fundamental Skills for Supervisors

Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
9/24/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Tuesday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
22

This course deals with the essential skills and knowledge for supervisors and managers. Participants will learn best practices for communication, coaching, dealing with difficult employees, and performance enhancement.

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Location
Pickard Hall, Room 549
Dates
9/26/2019
Times
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Class Days
Thursday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
24

Maverick Excellence Begins with ME: Total Customer Service Experience is a strategic university-wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve.  This program has been adapted from the first customer service program, Maverick Service Excellence (MSE)*.  The Maverick Excellence Begins with ME program contains four sessions.

  • SESSION 1Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill (*previously MSE-Section 1)
  • SESSION 2–How to Communicate With Your Customers & Project a Positive, Professional Image (*previously MSE-Section 2 & MSE-Section 5)
  • SESSION 3–Handling Problems and Complaints & Dealing Effectively With Difficult People (*previously MSE-Section 3 & MSE-Section 4).
  • SESSION 4–What to Ask and How to Listen (NEW!)

In order to build a consistent interdepartmental customer service excellence model, all staff members are strongly encouraged to participate in this program. 

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Location
TBA, Room TBA
Dates
9/26/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Class Days
Thursday
Duration
1.5 hr
Seats Available
23

Human Resources and Faculty Affairs search committee training program will equip you with up-to-date skills and knowledge to maintain consistent, effective, and unbiased recruitment policies and procedures for UT Arlington to attract and retain the best and most representative faculty possible. The best faculty is also a diverse faculty that offers our students the educational experiences congruent with our Principles of Community and Strategic Plan 2020.

Upon completing this training, each search committee member will:

  • Become more knowledgeable in creating “inclusive” faculty search procedures and environment.
  • Challenge search committee members’ perceptions and biases about “diversification” of faculty.
  • Understand the new guidelines that have been put in place and the effect on searches.
  • Identify candidates that demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service.

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Location
Maverick Activities Center (MAC), Room 213 (Upstairs Classroom)
Dates
10/2/2019
Times
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Class Days
Wednesday
Duration
1 hr
Seats Available
25

Is sleep as important as people say in terms of your overall health?  Does your sleeping patterns affect your metabolism or increase your risk of disease?  What happens when you get too much sleep or not enough?  How does food affect your sleep?  Does the timing of sleep matter in terms of nutrition and exercise?   Come learn the connection sleep has with nutrition, exercise, and your overall health.

You are welcome to bring a lunch. Bring a friend or a co-worker and enjoy some great information! If you have questions, please contact Jeremy Roden at jroden@uta.edu. Visit Campus Recreation for more information.

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Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
10/2/2019
Times
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Wednesday
Duration
3 hr
Seats Available
22

This class is designed to help new employees get to know the basics of what it means to "Be A Maverick" and to assist current faculty and staff connect with the pulse of the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA). Faculty and staff will receive an overview of resources available on campus and become familiar with core policies and procedures governing UTA.

NOTE: The session is located in the WETSEL SERVICE CENTER, Room: 200 (from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM).  

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Location
Pickard Hall, Room 554
Dates
10/4/2019
Times
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Class Days
Friday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
31

Maverick Excellence Begins with ME: Total Customer Service Experience is a strategic university-wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve.  This program has been adapted from the first customer service program, Maverick Service Excellence (MSE)*.  The Maverick Excellence Begins with ME program contains four sessions.

  • SESSION 1–Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill (*previously MSE-Section 1)
  • SESSION 2How to Communicate With Your Customers & Project a Positive, Professional Image (*previously MSE-Section 2 & MSE-Section 5)
  • SESSION 3–Handling Problems and Complaints & Dealing Effectively With Difficult People (*previously MSE-Section 3 & MSE-Section 4).
  • SESSION 4–What to Ask and How to Listen (NEW!)

In order to build a consistent interdepartmental customer service excellence model, all staff members are strongly encouraged to participate in this program. 

To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.

Location
TBA, Room TBA
Dates
10/4/2019
Times
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Class Days
Friday
Duration
1.5 hr
Seats Available
21

Human Resources and Faculty Affairs search committee training program will equip you with up-to-date skills and knowledge to maintain consistent, effective, and unbiased recruitment policies and procedures for UT Arlington to attract and retain the best and most representative faculty possible. The best faculty is also a diverse faculty that offers our students the educational experiences congruent with our Principles of Community and Strategic Plan 2020.

Upon completing this training, each search committee member will:

  • Become more knowledgeable in creating “inclusive” faculty search procedures and environment.
  • Challenge search committee members’ perceptions and biases about “diversification” of faculty.
  • Understand the new guidelines that have been put in place and the effect on searches.
  • Identify candidates that demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service.

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Location
TBA, Room TBA
Dates
10/8/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Class Days
Tuesday
Duration
1.5 hr
Seats Available
25

Human Resources and Faculty Affairs search committee training program will equip you with up-to-date skills and knowledge to maintain consistent, effective, and unbiased recruitment policies and procedures for UT Arlington to attract and retain the best and most representative faculty possible. The best faculty is also a diverse faculty that offers our students the educational experiences congruent with our Principles of Community and Strategic Plan 2020.

Upon completing this training, each search committee member will:

  • Become more knowledgeable in creating “inclusive” faculty search procedures and environment.
  • Challenge search committee members’ perceptions and biases about “diversification” of faculty.
  • Understand the new guidelines that have been put in place and the effect on searches.
  • Identify candidates that demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service.

UTA Campus Map, Click Here

Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
10/8/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Tuesday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
27

Maverick Excellence Begins with ME: Total Customer Service Experience is a strategic university-wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve.  This program has been adapted from the first customer service program, Maverick Service Excellence (MSE)*.  The Maverick Excellence Begins with ME program contains four sessions.

  • SESSION 1–Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill (*previously MSE-Section 1)
  • SESSION 2–How to Communicate With Your Customers & Project a Positive, Professional Image (*previously MSE-Section 2 & MSE-Section 5)
  • SESSION 3Handling Problems and Complaints & Dealing Effectively With Difficult People (*previously MSE-Section 3 & MSE-Section 4).
  • SESSION 4–What to Ask and How to Listen (NEW!)

In order to build a consistent interdepartmental customer service excellence model, all staff members are strongly encouraged to participate in this program. 

To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.

Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
10/10/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Thursday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
14

Do you struggle to find the right words in a conversation? Do you find yourself not being able to get your point across? Now is your opportunity to learn the skills that can empower you to speak clearly and effectively. Participants will learn about communication styles, non-verbal communication, and additional keys to communication that will educate and empower. Learn powerful tools for assertiveness to help you deal with conflict at all levels in the organization and discover techniques to be an assertive communicator. You will also explore the differences between being passive, aggressive, and assertive.

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Location
Environmental Health & Safety (EH), Room 123B (EH&S Training Room)
Dates
10/15/2019
Times
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Class Days
Tuesday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
12

As an administrative assistant, your success depends upon effectively partnering with your boss. You are often called upon to communicate, plan, organize, negotiate, and participate in decision-making at very high levels. This course is specially designed to help you learn to prioritize, plan, make decisions, and build relationships. You will return to work with a better understanding of what partnering with your boss entails and a greater ability to support your organization's goals from your position as a member of the administrative support staff.

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NOTE: The session is located in the training room in ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY (EH) at 500 Summit Ave. (from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM).  

Location
TBD, Room TBD
Dates
10/15/2019
Times
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Class Days
Tuesday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
23

Maverick Excellence Begins with ME: Total Customer Service Experience is a strategic university-wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve.  This program has been adapted from the first customer service program, Maverick Service Excellence (MSE)*.  The Maverick Excellence Begins with ME program contains four sessions.

Session 4 is the final training class of the Maverick Excellence (ME) and Maverick Service Excellence (MSE) program.  Please review your training record to ensure you have completed ME Session 1 through Session 3 (or MSE Section 1 through Section 5) before enrolling in this class.  If you need assistance, please contact hrtraining@uta.edu.
  • SESSION 1 – Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill (*previously MSE-Section 1)
  • SESSION 2 – How to Communicate With Your Customers & Project a Positive, Professional Image (*previously MSE-Section 2 & MSE-Section 5)
  • SESSION 3 – Handling Problems and Complaints & Dealing Effectively With Difficult People (*previously MSE-Section 3 & MSE-Section 4).
  • SESSION 4 – What to Ask and How to Listen: Reflecting, Reinforcing, and Recognizing the Total Customer Service Experience

In order to build a consistent interdepartmental customer service excellence model, all staff members are strongly encouraged to participate in the Maverick Excellence Begins with ME program. 

To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.

Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
10/17/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Thursday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
23

This course is designed to provide supervisors with the information that will help them become effective leaders in the workplace. We will explore different leadership styles and how to bring out the best leaders.

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Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
10/24/2019
Times
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Class Days
Thursday
Duration
4 hr
Seats Available
19

Maverick Excellence Begins with ME: Total Customer Service Experience is a strategic university-wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve.  This program has been adapted from the first customer service program, Maverick Service Excellence (MSE)*.  The Maverick Excellence Begins with ME program contains four sessions.

UTA Employees who strive to gain customer service knowledge and skills quickly may participate in this 4-hour training that covers all four sessions. 
  • SESSION 1 – Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill (*previously MSE-Section 1)
  • SESSION 2 – How to Communicate With Your Customers & Project a Positive, Professional Image (*previously MSE-Section 2 & MSE-Section 5)
  • SESSION 3 – Handling Problems and Complaints & Dealing Effectively With Difficult People (*previously MSE-Section 3 & MSE-Section 4).
  • SESSION 4 – What to Ask and How to Listen: Reflecting, Reinforcing, and Recognizing the Total Customer Service Experience

In order to build a consistent interdepartmental customer service excellence model, all staff members are strongly encouraged to participate in the Maverick Excellence Begins with ME program. 

To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.

Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
10/29/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Tuesday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
21

If your office is a mess and you are drowning in your to-do list, then this class is for you. Participants will learn how to avoid backlogs, how to manage paperwork, and how to eliminate clutter.  Tips and strategies will be beneficial to you and your organization.

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Location
TBD, Room TBD
Dates
10/30/2019
Times
1:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Class Days
Wednesday
Duration
3.5 hr
Seats Available
25
This workshop is an experiential, interactive program designed to help us see each other differently, promote awareness, and increase sensitivity to the many similarities and differences among individuals and groups. Done in an upbeat, hopeful tone, the program focuses on developing self-pride, examining stereotypes, and learning skills in responding to prejudicial jokes, remarks, and slurs.

NOTE: Light refreshments will be available. To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.

Location
Environmental Health & Safety (EH), Room EH&S Training Room
Dates
11/1/2019
Times
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Class Days
Friday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
5

Today's fast-paced global business environment requires professionals to work with tight deadlines and stringent expectations. This seminar is designed to help you develop strategies to successfully manage projects and effectively make decisions. You will explore the tools for enhancing creativity and brainstorming solutions. Participants are invited to bring an in-depth problem to discuss in class.

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NOTE: The session is located in the training room in ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY (EH) at 500 Summit Ave. (from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM).  

Location
TBA, Room TBA
Dates
11/6/2019
Times
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Class Days
Wednesday
Duration
1.5 hr
Seats Available
24

Human Resources and Faculty Affairs search committee training program will equip you with up-to-date skills and knowledge to maintain consistent, effective, and unbiased recruitment policies and procedures for UT Arlington to attract and retain the best and most representative faculty possible. The best faculty is also a diverse faculty that offers our students the educational experiences congruent with our Principles of Community and Strategic Plan 2020.

Upon completing this training, each search committee member will:

  • Become more knowledgeable in creating “inclusive” faculty search procedures and environment.
  • Challenge search committee members’ perceptions and biases about “diversification” of faculty.
  • Understand the new guidelines that have been put in place and the effect on searches.
  • Identify candidates that demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service.

UTA Campus Map, Click Here

Location
Maverick Activities Center (MAC), Room 213 (Upstairs Classroom)
Dates
11/6/2019
Times
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Class Days
Wednesday
Duration
1 hr
Seats Available
29

Vibration exercise technology is emerging as a modality to improve balance, strength, muscle endurance, power, and flexibility. This lecture discusses the background and significance of vibration training and provides an overview of the current research being conducted.

You are welcome to bring a lunch. Bring a friend or a co-worker and enjoy some great information! If you have questions, please contact Jeremy Roden at jroden@uta.edu. Visit Campus Recreation for more information.

To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.

Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
11/6/2019
Times
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Wednesday
Duration
3 hr
Seats Available
39

This class is designed to help new employees get to know the basics of what it means to "Be A Maverick" and to assist current faculty and staff connect with the pulse of the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA). Faculty and staff will receive an overview of resources available on campus and become familiar with core policies and procedures governing UTA.

NOTE: The session is located in the WETSEL SERVICE CENTER, Room: 200 (from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM).  

To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.

Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
11/15/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Friday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
26

Discover the essential skills to effectively manage projects and bring out the best in a team. Successful managers and supervisors are the ones who learn how to delegate effectively. They know there's no better resource than a fully functioning and dedicated team. This course can help managers take control of their projects and priorities. Learn practical tips and specific steps to boost productivity, maximize teamwork, and meet deadlines.

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Location
TBD, Room TBD
Dates
11/18/2019
Times
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Class Days
Monday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
25

Maverick Excellence Begins with ME: Total Customer Service Experience is a strategic university-wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve.  This program has been adapted from the first customer service program, Maverick Service Excellence (MSE)*.  The Maverick Excellence Begins with ME program contains four sessions.

Session 4 is the final training class of the Maverick Excellence (ME) and Maverick Service Excellence (MSE) program.  Please review your training record to ensure you have completed ME Session 1 through Session 3 (or MSE Section 1 through Section 5) before enrolling in this class.  If you need assistance, please contact hrtraining@uta.edu.
  • SESSION 1 – Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill (*previously MSE-Section 1)
  • SESSION 2 – How to Communicate With Your Customers & Project a Positive, Professional Image (*previously MSE-Section 2 & MSE-Section 5)
  • SESSION 3 – Handling Problems and Complaints & Dealing Effectively With Difficult People (*previously MSE-Section 3 & MSE-Section 4).
  • SESSION 4 – What to Ask and How to Listen: Reflecting, Reinforcing, and Recognizing the Total Customer Service Experience

In order to build a consistent interdepartmental customer service excellence model, all staff members are strongly encouraged to participate in the Maverick Excellence Begins with ME program. 

To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.

Location
Environmental Health & Safety (EH), Room 123B (EH&S Training Room)
Dates
11/19/2019
Times
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Class Days
Tuesday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
14

Course participants will learn to motivate employees to a higher state of productivity and create a work environment that is beneficial to everyone.

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NOTE: The session is located in the training room in ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY (EH) at 500 Summit Ave. (from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM).  

Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
11/22/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Friday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
31

Whether you are a team member or a supervisor, knowing how to build a team and understanding the various stages of team development is important. As a manager, the relationship you have with your employees can motivate them, guide them, or discourage them. As a team member, your communication and interaction with others cultivates your team atmosphere. This class is intended to help you examine your teams development and offer strategies for leading and influencing your team positively throughout the different stages.

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Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
12/4/2019
Times
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Wednesday
Duration
3 hr
Seats Available
40

This class is designed to help new employees get to know the basics of what it means to "Be A Maverick" and to assist current faculty and staff connect with the pulse of the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA). Faculty and staff will receive an overview of resources available on campus and become familiar with core policies and procedures governing UTA.

NOTE: The session is located in the WETSEL SERVICE CENTER, Room: 200 (from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM).  

To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.

Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
12/6/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Friday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
37

Is stress affecting how you function at work or at home? Stress is normal and sometimes even necessary. How you handle stress makes all the difference. Learn what stress is and how to identify and understand it. In addition, discover how to identify your sources of your stress.

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Location
Wetsel Service Center, Room 200
Dates
12/12/2019
Times
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Class Days
Thursday
Duration
2 hr
Seats Available
38

There are very few people who actually like to sit in meetings. However, meetings are part of team development and organizational management. This course is designed to explore the basic keys to conducting effective meetings that will help your team get the right information to get the job done. Participants will learn how to plan and prepare for meetings and uncover the elements that make a meeting successful.