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Description

Session 1: Introduction to Supervision

Participants will learn about the fundamental issues facing supervision in public works occupations with an emphasis on ethical leadership. 

Topic areas covered are: 

  • An introduction to Public Works Process 
  • Basic organizational design 
  • Dealing with internal and external customers 
  • Understanding of line-staff roles and relationships 
  • Selecting and training new employees 
  • Managing problem employees 
  • Workplace safety 
  • Managing workplace stress 
  • Effective crew scheduling 
  • Time management 
  • Delegation and motivation of employees 

Applies Towards the Following Certificates/Programs

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Section Title
Mid-Atlantic Public Works Certificate - Session I
Type
Online, fixed date
Days
T, W, Th
Time
8:00AM to 12:30PM
Dates
Mar 29, 2022 to Mar 31, 2022
Type
Online, fixed date
Days
T, W, Th
Time
8:00AM to 12:30PM
Dates
Apr 05, 2022 to Apr 07, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
24.0
Location
  • Virtual
Fee(s)
Previous Completer (December 14, 2021 - January 30 non-credit $245.00
Section Notes

Location: Virtual - Zoom

Directions: If you do not already have a Zoom account, download the Zoom app: https://zoom.us/. Select “SIGN UP, IT’S FREE” in the top right corner of your screen and follow the prompts to create your account. Your attendance will be verified by the name and email address in your Zoom profile; please use the same information you used when registering for this event. If you already have Zoom, please make sure to update to the latest version by going to: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362233-Upgrade-update-to-the-latest-version

Program Schedule: All sessions held virtually via Zoom

Tentative Schedule:
March 29-31, 2022
8:00 am - 12:30 pm: Virtual Session

April 5-7, 2022
8:00 am - 12:30 pm: Virtual Session

Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refund requests must be received 14 calendar days prior to the program start date. A $30 administrative fee will be deducted from all refunds. Requests should be sent by email or by initiating a drop request through the student portal in our online registration system. As an alternative to a refund, you may send a substitute at no additional cost. Please contact us at 540-231-5182 or e-mail cpeinfo@vt.edu to request a substitution. Please note: refunds will not be issued for no-shows or for cancellations received on or after the program start date. 

In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

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