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DePaul Management Foundations Training

Organizational Development and Workplace Learning offers managers a series of mandatory foundational courses aimed to strengthen skills and practices in hiring, employee engagement, communication, supervision and performance. Staff learn about DePaul’s policies and procedures and examine and explore the legal, procedural and behavioral practices of human resource management.

All employees may attend training.  Management training requirements are mandatory for all managers.

Management Training Requirements

  • Complete six eLearnings (first 6 months)
    • eLearning must be completed before in-class skill lab
  • Complete four in-class skill labs (first 9 months)
    • Complete all five in-class skill labs for Management Certificate
  • Complete one rotating elective each year (Ongoing)

Course Information

Introduction to Performance Appraisals

Course Code: AP001A

Complete eLearning

At this skill lab you will have a chance to put your knowledge into action, build your confidence in dealing with performance appraisal challenges and learn from your colleagues.

Date Time Campus Location
​May 18, 2017 10 a.m. to noon LPC​ John T. Richardson Library, Room 300

Goal Setting and Maintenance

Course Code: GO001A

Complete eLearning

This skill lab will equip participants with the tools necessary to translate organizational goals, department goals, and job responsibilities into personal S.M.A.R.T goals. Participants will practice writing goals and explore way to monitor and document progress.

Date Time Campus Location
​June 6, 2017 ​​​2 p.m. to 4 p.m. ​Loop Daley Building, Room 1003

Ongoing Coaching and Feedback

Course Code: GB001A

Complete eLearning

Managers and employees will gain skills necessary for sharing feedback, documenting progress and focusing on improved performance.

Date Time Campus Location
​May 23, 2017 ​​2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Loop Daley Building, Room 1001

Employee Relations and Engagement

Course Code: ER001M

Complete eLearning​

This skill lab explores employee and manager engagement, policy and practice, effective management, employee resources and progressive discipline.

Date Time Campus Location
​June 15, 2017 10 a.m. to noon ​Loop Daley Building, Room 1001

Interviewing and Hiring at DePaul

Course Code: IH001M

Complete eLearning

This skill lab teaches managers the interviewing and hiring process as it relates to hiring laws and compliance with federal, state, local and university policies. Skill develop focuses on behavioral and interviewing techniques.

Date Time Campus Location
​June 28, 2017 ​10 a.m. to noon​ ​Loop Daley Building, Room 1003

Compensation Basics at DePaul

Course Code: TC001M
Complete eLearning

In this skill-lab we'll practice setting starting salaries, using the merit matrix, discuss best practices for compensation conversations and brainstorm ideas for non-monetary rewards.

​Date ​Time ​Campus ​Location
​May 17, 2017 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.​ ​LPC Lincoln Park Student Center, Room 312​
​June 20, 2017 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.​ ​Loop Daley Building, Room 1005​

To register, select your skill lab through the Learning & Development Portal in Campus Connect.​