The KAC Institute of Excellence offers a professional development certificate focused on enhancement of supervisory skills in a county government setting with the Effective Supervisory Skills program. The curriculum is designed for county, city or township employees who are directly responsible for guiding the work of others, but is open to anyone employed or in service to municipal government. The certificate program consists of six workshops.
Effective Supervisory Skills program is designed to assist county supervisors in developing skills that can lead to greater productivity and job satisfaction within their work group.What is the focus of the workshops?
Effective Supervisory Skills Workshops
When you complete the six required workshops, you’ll receive a certificate of achievement from the Kansas Association of Counties and honorable mention in the KAC County Comment.
200 Fundamentals of Supervision
201 Communication Skills for Effective Supervision
202 Managing Employees Performance
NOTE: This workshop now combines two previous sessions: Supervisor's Role in Managing Employee Performance AND Coaching and Positive Discipline Skills for Effective Supervision. If you previously attended one of these sessions, you will need to take this workshop for completion of the Effective Supervisory Skills certificate program OR the Level II Roads Scholar program.203 Legal Aspects of Management
All of the above workshops also apply toward the Level II Roads Scholar program AND they may be applied toward elective requirements in Foundations in County Government, the KAC leadership program.