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Campus Box 8107
Pocatello, ID 83209-8107
Phone (208) 282-2517
Fax (208) 282-4976
Email: hr@isu.edu

Customer service survey

HR Training Department


Stacey Marshall, Manager of Employee Learning & Professional Development

282-3081 or marsstac@isu.edu

Laura Judkins, HR Training Associate

282-3724 or judklaur@isu.edu

Please call or email to schedule a session.


Professional Development/First Time Leadership Workshops || Diversity Training || Customer Service Training

Sexual Harassment and a Respectful Workplace Training

Leadership Development Program || First Time Leadership Program || Hazardous Materials Training || New Employee Orientation

State of Idaho Training || ExecuTrain of Idaho || Other Trainings Available


 

Mandatory Trainings for Classified and Non-Classified Staff are:

Customer Service - This must be taken yearly. Scroll down for more information or click the link above.

Sexual Harassment and a Respectful Workplace - This must be taken yearly, although you may take this online every other year. Scroll down for directions or click the link above.

Diversity in the Workplace - This new workshop must be taken every 3 years.

Hazardous Materials Training - This 10 minute video should been viewed yearly. A campus wide email goes out in September. To access this video click Hazardous Materials.

Contact training@isu.edu or 282-3081 for questions on any HR trainings.

Professional Development/First Time Leadership Workshops

The courses listed below are for mandatory sessions, Professional Development, or for our First Time Leadership program. First Time Leadership is a new certificate program for ISU employees who are new or current supervisors. Many of the courses are offered for the 1st Time Leadership program and also for Faculty/Staff professional development. Administrative Assistants, Lead positions, and those who supervise work study students are good candidates for this program. There are 7 required courses with 11 electives, of which 8 must be taken to earn the certificate. This program can be started at any time. For more information on the program, click First Time Leadership. You do NOT have to be in First Time Leadership to take any of the sessions below, however, to receive the First Time Leadership Certificate you must take specific courses and at least 7 electives. To register or for questions about any of our HR Training sessions please call Laura Judkins at 282-37241, or email training@isu.edu.

Spring 2014 Trainings:

First Time Leadership
January 9
10:00 am - Noon
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Skills of a Good Communicator
January 15
1:00 - 2:00 pm
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Customer Service Training **

 

January 21
9:00 - 11:00 am
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Resolving Conflict in the Workplace
January 24
10:00 - 11:00 am
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Purchasing at ISU
January 30
1:00-3:00 pm
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Sexual Harassment & Respectful Workplace **
February 5
10:00 am - Noon
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Budgeting & Bookkeeping
*Distance Learning Opportunity*
February 6
3:00 - 5:00 pm
Library B32-Pocatello
CHE 314 - Idaho Falls
MERID 689 - Meridian
TWIN C91 - Twin Falls
The Art of Delegation
February 7
10:00-11:00 am
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Engaging a Diverse Workforce - Part I **
February 12
10:00 am - Noon
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Communicating Across Multiple Generations
February 13
2:00 - 3:00 pm
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Motivating yourself and your employees
February 18
10:00 - 11:00 am
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Customer Service Training **
February 19
1:00 - 3:00 pm
PSUB North/Middle Fork
HR Basics -
*Distance Learning Opportunity*
February 20 3:00 - 5:00 pm

Library (B32) -Pocatello
CHE 314-Idaho Falls
MERID 689 - Meridian
TWIN C9 - Twin Falls

Mentoring Others
February 27
2:00 - 3:00 pm
PSUB Wood River Room
Managing the Change Process
March 4
10:00-11:00 am
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Managing Stressful Situations at Work -
* Distance Learning Opportunity*
March 12
2:00-3:00 pm

Library (B16) - Pocatello
CHE 311 - Idaho Falls
MERID 689 - Meridan
TWIN C91 - Twin Falls

The Power of Networking
March 17
10:00 - 11:00 am
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Customer Service Training**
March 19
9:00 - 11:00 am
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Sexual Harassment & Respectful Workplace **
April 14
1:00-3:00 pm PSUB North/Middle Fork
Managing Time Wisely April 16 10:00 - 11:00 am Library (B32) - Pocatello
CHE 303 - Idaho Falls
MERID 689 - Meridan
TWIN C89 - Twin Falls
How to Solve Problems and Make Wise Decision
April 22
10:00 - 11:00 am PSUB North/Middle Fork
Engaging a Diverse Workforce Part II
April 23
10:00 am - Noon
PSUB North/Middle Fork
Customer Service Training **
May 20
9:00 - 11:00 am
PSUB North/Middle Fork


* Indicates a Distance Learning Workshop.Workshops are held in the Pocatello Oboler Library and are available in Meridian, Twin Falls and Idaho Falls as distance learning sessions.

**Indicated required classes for ISU classified and non classified staff.

Click calendar for more information on each workshop offered, i.e., room, time, presenters and description. To register or for questions about any of our HR Training sessions please call 282-3081, or email marsstac@isu.edu or training@isu.edu.

Diversity Training

Diversity Training is mandatory once every 3 years for all classified and non-classified employees, and highly suggested for faculty. This workshop is conducted by the Office of Human Resources and Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity and Diversity office. See above schedule for dates and times. To register or for questions about any of our HR Training sessions please call 282-3724 or training@isu.edu.

Customer Service Training

Customer Service training is also mandatory once per year for all classified and non-classified employees, and highly suggested for faculty. This is a new Customer Service Training workshop. We have retired the Fish training, but will offer it to all new employees at New Employee Orientation. Customer Service training is required for all classified and non-classified employees, and highly suggested for faculty. See above schedule for dates and times. To register or for questions about any of our HR Training sessions please call 282-3724 or training@isu.edu.

Sexual Harassment and a Respectful Workplace Training

Sexual Harassment and a Respectful Workplace Training is mandatory once per year for Classified and Non-Classified Employees, and highly suggested for faculty. One year can be completed in person at a Sexual Harassment and a Respectful Workplace workshop. On opposite years it may be taken online. See above schedule for dates and times. Click RW Training for directions for taking Sexual Harassment and a Respectful Workplace online. To register or for questions about any of our HR Training sessions please call 282-3724 or email training@isu.edu.

Leadership Development Program

Idaho State University's Office of Human Resources currently has openings for the Fall 2014 session of ISU's Leadership Development Program! This program is designed to provide professional development to emerging and experienced leaders at Idaho State University by providing the tools, knowledge, and skills critical to becoming a strategic leader while assisting leaders in the effective application and use of policies, procedures, resources and services. Participants will build collaborative networks to share ideas, problem-solve, build relationships and offer support for one another. They will build competencies to provide and receive constructive feedback while cultivating an understanding of the nature of organizational change. Click Leadership Development to see an outline of the program.

The new session will begin in January 2014. Click schedule to see the upcoming dates/times for the Spring 2014 dates. All sessions will be held distance learning in Pocatello at the Vocational Arts Building #48 on upper campus and in Meridian 508. Each participant must take all 15 modules, and upon completion of the program, will receive a certificate of completion and participate in a graduation ceremony. This program is designed to be completed in 1 to 2 semesters, with 2 modules available to be made up online.

Each Vice President will appoint a proportional number of persons from their department. Please contact your respective Vice President's office if you are interested. Faculty, classified and non-classified ISU employees are eligible. To register or for questions about any of our HR Training sessions please call 282-3724 or email training@isu.edu.

First Time Leadership Program

First Time Leadership is a certificate program for ISU employees who are new or current supervisors, or those who are aspiring to learn more about leadership. Administrative Assistants, Lead positions, and those who supervise work study students are good candidates for this program. There are 7 required courses with 11 electives, of which 8 must be taken to earn the certificate. This program can be started at any time. For more information on the program, click First Time Leadership. To register or for questions about any of our HR Training sessions please call 282-3724 or email training@isu.edu.

**We will be adding distance learning opportunities for many of these workshops soon for those in Meridian, Idaho Falls and Twin Falls.

Hazardous Materials Training

This training covers proper handling and disposal of batteries and lightbulbs as well as other hazardous materials. The video takes approximately 10 minutes to view. For directions on accessing this training click here.

New Employee Orientation

All new employees are invited to attend New Employee Orientation. Invites will be delivered to each new employee. This is a great opportunity to get to know more about Idaho State University. Come learn about the history of ISU, meet your Human Resource representatives, get important information from EEO/Affirmative Action & Diversity, Public Safety, Gender Resource Center, Information Technology, Library, Finance & Adminstration, Purchasing, Campus Recreation, Veterans Center, Facilities Services, take a bus tour around campus, and have lunch on us! The dates for New Employee Orientation are:

  • September 10
  • November 12
  • January 14
  • March 11
  • May 13

All sessions are in the PSUB North Fork room from 8:00 am-5:00 pm. Contact Laura Judkins at 282-3724 or training@isu.edu for more information.

State of Idaho Training

State employee training is provided across the state under the direction of the Division of Professional-Technical Education and through Idaho's technical colleges. The technical colleges are BSU (Boise), CSI (Twin Falls), CWI (Nampa), EITC (Idaho Falls), ISU (Pocatello), LCSC (Lewiston), and NIC (Coeur d’Alene).

For a list of trainings and to access the calendar, click State of Idaho.

ExecuTrain of Idaho

ExecuTrain of Idaho is currently offering computer related training in the Boise and Idaho Falls areas. For a list of times and dates contact:


ExecuTrain of Idaho
100051 W. Emerald St.
Suite 120
Boise, ID 83704

(208) 327-0768

or click on the following links for more information:

Other Trainings Available

Idaho Society of Certified Public Managers has a web site listing very affordable training for those who are interested. You and your organizations supervisors can take advantage of high quality training during these tough economic times. The link for the training flier and registration form may be found at: http://iscpm.org/index.php

The Idaho Society of Certified Public Managers presents Increasing Your Resilience, November 4, 8-12, Washington Group Plaza, Central Plaza Auditorium, 720 Park Blvd, Boise, Idaho. For more information or to register, call 208-334-4279.

A Dale Cargenie Course will be starting in Idaho Falls. To get more information contact Sarah Artis at seartis7@aol.com or Sarah Artis@dalecarnegie.com. You can also contact Sarah at 282-869-9721 for information on date and times for this training!