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Training Classes and Events

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE AND MISSION

"Our purpose is to be a team of passionate educators dedicated to teaching and learning."

"Our mission is to provide quality training and development opportunities in the areas of Professional Development, Personal Growth, and Family Enrichment. We accomplish this through strategic planning and effective communication while welcoming diversity and building relationships."

Please feel free to contact any of the members of our learning and development staff, or call 817-272-5554.

Bullet. Dr. La Tonya Woodson, Manager, Organizational Development and Employee Engagement
Bullet. Vanden Thong, Training Specialist

Do you have a suggestion for a future training class? We would enjoy hearing from you! Please email your ideas to HRTraining@uta.edu.

If you discover that you will not be able to attend a class for which you have registered, please call (817) 272-5554, or email HRTraining@uta.edu.


List of Classes and Events

Descriptions & Registration

To register for a class(es), select the checkbox at the end of the class description. Once you have selected all the classes, enter your NetID and password, and click the "Register Now" button at the bottom of the page.
Effective Delegation (T) - (PD-Delegate)
Location:   Wetsel Service Center ,  Room:  101 (Employment Services - Conference Room)
Dates:   Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM
Instructed by:  Vanden Thong
Discover the essential skills to effectively manage projects ... and bring out the best in your 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 great course can help you take control of your projects and priorities. Learn practical tips and specific steps to boost productivity maximize teamwork, and meet deadlines.
Register for Effective Delegation (T)

Managing Stress in the Workplace (AP) - (PG-STRS100)
Location:   Wetsel Service Center ,  Room:  101 (Employment Services - Conference Room)
Dates:   Thursday, Jun 29, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM
Class Days:   Thursday
Instructed by:  Vanden Thong
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.
Register for Managing Stress in the Workplace (AP)

Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation - (MAV101-NEO)
Location:   Nedderman Hall ,  Room:  601 (Rady Room)
Dates:   Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
Class Days:   Wednesday
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.
A light breakfast will be available before our morning presentation.
SPECIAL NOTICE: The session is located in NEDDERMAN HALL, ROOM: 601 (Rady Room). Parking is available at the PARK SOUTH PARKING GARAGE - Campus Map. Please enter your vehicle's information to use the parking garage - Register Vehicle.
Register for Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation

Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation - (MAV101-NEO)
Location:   University Center ,  Room:  Carlisle Suite
Dates:   Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
Class Days:   Wednesday
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.
A light breakfast will be available before our morning presentation.
SPECIAL NOTICE: The session is located in UNIVERSITY CENTER, ROOM: Carlisle Suite. Parking is available at the PARK SOUTH PARKING GARAGE - Campus Map. Please enter your vehicle's information to use the parking garage - Register Vehicle.
Register for Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation

Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation - (MAV101-NEO)
Location:   University Center ,  Room:  Carlisle Suite
Dates:   Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
Class Days:   Wednesday
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.
A light breakfast will be available before our morning presentation.
SPECIAL NOTICE: The session is located in UNIVERSITY CENTER, ROOM: Carlisle Suite. Parking is available at the PARK SOUTH PARKING GARAGE - Campus Map. Please enter your vehicle's information to use the parking garage - Register Vehicle.
Register for Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation

Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation - (MAV101-NEO)
Location:   University Center ,  Room:  Carlisle Suite
Dates:   Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
Class Days:   Wednesday
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.
A light breakfast will be available before our morning presentation.
SPECIAL NOTICE: The session is located in UNIVERSITY CENTER, ROOM: Carlisle Suite. Parking is available at the PARK SOUTH PARKING GARAGE - Campus Map. Please enter your vehicle's information to use the parking garage - Register Vehicle.
Register for Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation

Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation - (MAV101-NEO)
Location:   University Center ,  Room:  San Saba & Palo Pinto
Dates:   Wednesday, Nov 1, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
Class Days:   Wednesday
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.
A light breakfast will be available before our morning presentation.
SPECIAL NOTICE: The session is located in UNIVERSITY CENTER, ROOM: San Saba & Palo Pinto. Parking is available at the PARK SOUTH PARKING GARAGE - Campus Map. Please enter your vehicle's information to use the parking garage - Register Vehicle.
Register for Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation

Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation - (MAV101-NEO)
Location:   University Center ,  Room:  San Saba & Palo Pinto
Dates:   Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
Class Days:   Wednesday
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.
A light breakfast will be available before our morning presentation.
SPECIAL NOTICE: The session is located in UNIVERSITY CENTER, ROOM: San Saba & Palo Pinto. Parking is available at the PARK SOUTH PARKING GARAGE - Campus Map. Please enter your vehicle's information to use the parking garage - Register Vehicle.
Register for Maverick 101: New Employee Orientation

Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience (1-Building Customer Rapport & Good Will) - (MSESEC1)
Location:   Pickard Hall ,  Room:  549
Dates:   Thursday, Jul 13, 2017
Times:   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM
Class Days:   Thursday
Instructed by:  Maverick Service Excellence Certified Trainer(s)
Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience is a strategic university wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve. The five program topics are the following: SECTION 1-Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill; SECTION 2-How to Communicate With Your Customer; SECTION 3-Handling Problems and Complaints; SECTION 4-Dealing Effectively With Difficult People and Projecting a Positive; SECTION 5-Professional Image. This class is highly interactive and includes small group and class discussions, exercises and action planning.
This class is strongly encouraged for all staff to attend in order to build a consistent interdepartmental excellent service model. To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here.
Register for Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience (1-Building Customer Rapport & Good Will)

Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience - Section 3 Handling Problems & Complaints - (MSESEC3)
Location:   Nedderman Hall ,  Room:  Rady Room 601
Dates:   Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
Times:   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
Class Days:   Wednesday
Instructed by:  Maverick Service Excellence Certified Trainer(s)
Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience is a strategic university wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve. The five program topics are the following: SECTION 1-Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill; SECTION 2-How to Communicate With Your Customer; SECTION 3-Handling Problems and Complaints; SECTION 4-Dealing Effectively With Difficult People and Projecting a Positive; SECTION 5-Professional Image. This class is highly interactive and includes small group and class discussions, exercises and action planning.
This class is STRONGLY ENCOURAGED for all staff to attend in order to build a consistent interdepartmental excellent service model. To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here
Register for Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience - Section 3 Handling Problems & Complaints

Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience - Section 3 Handling Problems & Complaints - (MSESEC3)
Location:   Pickard Hall ,  Room:  549
Dates:   Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017
Times:   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM
Class Days:   Tuesday
Instructed by:  Maverick Service Excellence Certified Trainer(s)
Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience is a strategic university wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve. The five program topics are the following: SECTION 1-Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill; SECTION 2-How to Communicate With Your Customer; SECTION 3-Handling Problems and Complaints; SECTION 4-Dealing Effectively With Difficult People and Projecting a Positive; SECTION 5-Professional Image. This class is highly interactive and includes small group and class discussions, exercises and action planning.
This class is STRONGLY ENCOURAGED for all staff to attend in order to build a consistent interdepartmental excellent service model. To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here
Register for Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience - Section 3 Handling Problems & Complaints

Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience(2-How to Communicate With Your Customers) - (MSESEC2)
Location:   Nedderman Hall ,  Room:  Rady Room 601
Dates:   Thursday, Jul 20, 2017
Times:   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM
Class Days:   Thursday
Instructed by:  Maverick Service Excellence Certified Trainer(s)
Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience is a strategic university wide initiative to incorporate excellent service values that will benefit UTA and the communities we serve. The five program topics are the following: SECTION 1-Building Customer Rapport and Goodwill; SECTION 2-How to Communicate With Your Customer; SECTION 3-Handling Problems and Complaints; SECTION 4-Dealing Effectively With Difficult People and Projecting a Positive; SECTION 5-Professional Image. This class is highly interactive and includes small group and class discussions, exercises and action planning.
This class is STRONGLY ENCOURAGED for all staff to attend in order to build a consistent interdepartmental excellent service model. To View UTA Campus Map, please Click Here
Register for Maverick Service Excellence: The Total Service Experience(2-How to Communicate With Your Customers)

PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking System (Overview for STAFF Positions) - (PeopleAdmin001)
Location:   Continuing Ed & Workforce Development (CEWF) ,  Room:  E200D
Dates:   Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
Class Days:   Tuesday
Instructed by:  Sherelle Shaw
The PeopleAdmin overview is designed for employees responsible for managing positions and reviewing and managing applications. In this class, participants will learn how to navigate the PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking System. If you have questions, please contact Employment Services at employment@uta.edu. Visit Employment Services for more information.
LOCATION: The University of Texas at Arlington Continuing Ed & Workforce Development (CEWF) - Campus Map.
Intended Audience: Administrative Support and Hiring Managers. Please note that this session will provide an overview for Staff Positions.
Register for PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking System (Overview for STAFF Positions)

PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking System (Overview for STAFF Positions) - (PeopleAdmin001)
Location:   Continuing Ed & Workforce Development (CEWF) ,  Room:  E200D
Dates:   Thursday, Jul 13, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM
Class Days:   Thursday
Instructed by:  Sherelle Shaw
The PeopleAdmin overview is designed for employees responsible for managing positions and reviewing and managing applications. In this class, participants will learn how to navigate the PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking System. If you have questions, please contact Employment Services at employment@uta.edu. Visit Employment Services for more information.
LOCATION: The University of Texas at Arlington Continuing Ed & Workforce Development (CEWF) - Campus Map.
INTENDED AUDIENCE: Administrative Support and Hiring Managers. Please note that this session will provide an overview for Staff Positions.
Register for PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking System (Overview for STAFF Positions)

Your Professional Image (8) (AP) - (PD-PROIMG)
Location:   Wetsel Services Center ,  Room:  101 (Employment Services - Conference Room)
Dates:   Friday, Jul 28, 2017
Times:   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM
Instructed by:  Vanden Thong
Your image as a professional is important to your success in an organization. Effectively managing your personal interactions and online presence is critical to maintaining your credibility as a professional. This course is designed to help you establish a professional image by examining the messages you are sending in person and online. You will have an opportunity to review different methods of communication (i.e. email, print, social media).
Register for Your Professional Image (8) (AP)

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