Event Profile

Leadership Skills #2: Leadership Challenges

Date(s):
March 20 — 21, 2019
Venue:
Hampton Inn & Suites Boise/Downtown
495 S. Capitol Blvd.
Boise, ID 83702 
Website:
Not available
Fee(s):
This event has a fee
Description:

Note:

Online registration is currently closed, but spaces are still available. If you would like to attend this event, please call NWPPA at 360-254-0109, and our staff will be happy to help you.

Who Should Attend:

Supervisors and managers, and employees who will be transitioning to a supervisory or managerial role in the future.

Course Overview:

This is the second in a series of four sessions leading to a Certificate in Leadership Skills from NWPPA. The frontline leader's role in facilitating performance will be described, along with ways of dealing with challenges such as denial and reluctance to accept accountability.

Course Objectives:

  • Identify five major responsibilities of a manager in working with employees
  • Identify the three types of interpersonal problems
  • Identify and demonstrate the skills used to solve each type of problem, including seven active listening skills, five assertive verbal skills, and a four-step formula for dealing with defensiveness
  • Identify the three styles of communication and three approaches to problem solving
  • Identify the steps in the seven-step problem-solving process

Course Instructor:

Lenny Borer, Borer and Associates

Course Schedule:

Registration will begin at 8 a.m. on the first day, and the class will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on both days. Lunch, as well as morning and afternoon breaks, will be provided.

Course Location & Hotel Information:

Hampton Inn & Suites
495 S. Capitol Boulevard
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 331-1900

Room rate: $134 for a single/double

Please book your room as soon as possible, but no later than February 25, 2019, to secure this rate. Mention that you are coming in with the NWPPA group when booking your reservation, or book online using this booking link to receive the discounted rate.

Complimentary shuttle service is available to and from the Boise Airport beginning at 4:15 a.m. until the last flight of the evening. Please contact the front desk for details or for pick up.

Course Fees:

Utility Member Early Bird (ends 2/17/2019): $1,060
Utility Member Standard: $1,135

Associate Member Early Bird (ends 2/17/2019): $1,590
Associate Member Standard: $1,665

Non-member Early Bird (ends 2/17/2019): $3,180
Non-member Standard: $3,255

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations are accepted, with full refund, if request is made at least 30 days prior to the course. Within 30 days, fees are as follows: 15-29 days, $100; 1-14 days or "no show," 100 percent of registration fee. When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling. NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions.

Continuing Hours:

This course qualifies for 12 continuing hours. Certificates are issued upon full completion of the course.

  • Register Self

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Hampton Inn & Suites Boise/Downtown

For More Information:

To find out more about this course, to register, or to learn about other events, view the Training and Event Catalog.

No session information available at this time.

Track information is not available at this time.

Lenny Borer
Organization: Borer & Associates