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EOD - Employee & Organizational Development (formerly Staff Development) JANUARY Classes and Workshops

INDESIGN CS4 LEVEL 1
January 6, 2011
8:30 am – 4:30 pm; CG2-CTTC
Facilitator: New Horizons Trainer

Participants will work with some of the tools and features to create eye-catching printed documents.
 

CPR RECERTIFICATION (MERT and Field Campaign Staff Only)
January 6, 2011
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm;  FL2-1003
Facilitator:  Mike Grosshans

Review and practice basic CPR techniques and first aid skills and how to use them in real life emergency situations.

FIRE EXTINGUISHER TRAINING
January 6, 2011
10:00 am – 12:00 pm;  FL2-1003
Facilitator:  Mike Grosshans

Learn the proper use of fire extinguisher equipment and what type of equipment should be used to extinguish different types of fires.
 

EXCEL 2007 LEVEL 2
January 11, 2011
8:30 am – 4:30 pm; CG2-CTTC
Facilitator: New Horizons Trainer

Learn to streamline and enhance spreadsheets with templates, charts, graphics, and formulas.

HIRE TRAINING FOR SUPERVISORS
January 11, 2011
10:00 am – 12:00 pm; CG1-2126
Facilitator: Nancy Wade, HR

Learn UCAR’s Staffing Process; Employment Laws, Policies and Procedures and OpenHIRE System. Required for all hiring supervisors

Drupal for Web Developers
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
9:00 am-4:00 pm
CG2-CTTC
Trainer: Greg Knaddison, Growing Ventures Solutions
Learn to use the Drupal Content Managing System (CMS) to build dynamic, interactive web sites. A CMS requires you to think differently about how you build a website. In this full-day class, you'll dive into the tools Drupal provides to web developers to build the design, structure, and functionality of a website as well as how it enables content creation for a broader variety of non-technical staff. Drupal is highly extensible via a vast offering of modules and we'll cover some of the most useful ones. Each class participant will have their own Drupal server in this class and will get hands-on experience creating content types, views, menus, blocks, sections, as well as customizing a theme. At the end of this class, you will have the knowledge you need to begin building a website in Drupal.  Target audience: Web developers and designers. Prerequisite: Knowledge of HTML and CSS.

ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR CS4 LEVEL 1
January 13, 2011; 8:30 am – 4:30 pm; CG2-CTTC
Facilitator: New Horizon Trainer
This course teaches fundamental concepts for working with Illustrator to create artwork for print and web.

TIME AND PRIORITY MANAGEMENT: Taking Control of Your Workday
January 19, 2011
9:00 am – 2:00 pm; FL2-1003
Facilitator:  Doug Gertner, Emu Consulting

Learn to recognize where time goes, identify time wasters that consume your day and affect your performance, develop strategies to quickly prioritize tasks and activities, and learn new tools for improved organization skills..

LEGAL ISSUES IN MANAGING EMPLOYEES
January 19, 2011
9:00 am – 12:00 pm; ML Main Seminar Room
Facilitator: Michelle Darveau, HR

Review and discuss UCAR polices, laws and regulations relating to the management of employees. Wage and Hour Practices; Affirmative Action; Leave Policies; Working Arrangements; Conflict of Interest; Employment Discrimination; Discipline Policy; Problem Resolution Policies; Termination Policy, and resources for supervisors.
 

WELCOME TO READYTALK – A Review of the Basics and New Features
January 20, 2011
10:00 am – 12:00 pm; FL2-1001
Facilitator: Kim Morse

ReadyTalk is an online web conferencing service that helps you to meet, connect, and collaborate remotely. If you are new to ReadyTalk, or would like a refresher on how to use all the latest features and functions of ReadyTalk, this session is for you.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT FUNDAMENTALS (2.5 day class)
January 25, 26, & 27, 2011
Day 1: January 25 (1/2-day) - 1:30-4:30 pm. Days 2-3: January 26-27, 9 am-4 pm; FL1-EOL Atrium
Facilitator: Krista Laursen

Participants will learn basic knowledge and skills to plan, execute, monitor, control and complete successful projects. Small team work will provide opportunities to practice by working on a current project, or using a practice project.

PHOTOSHOP CS4 LEVEL 1 (2 day class)
January 26 & 27, 2011
8:30 am – 4:30 pm; CG2-CTTC
Facilitator:  New Horizon Trainer

Learn the basic tools and features of Photoshop CS4 to enhance photos, graphics, images and web designs.

To register, and for more information, visit the EOD Training Catalog via Connect: https://www.fin.ucar.edu/hrisConnect/employee.
Contact: Betty Singleton, x2005, bettys@ucar.edu


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First name: 
Betty
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2005
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First name: 
Betty
Last name: 
Singleton
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2005
Announcement duration
Start: 
Monday, December 13, 2010
End: 
Tuesday, December 14, 2010