|U2 lists sessions|
Bike Commuting 101 (NEW)
Sept. 3, noon to 1 p.m., Wellness Center, Classrooms 120 and 121
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Facilities Discoverer Reports Training
Sept. 9, 11 a.m. to noon, 361 Upson II
Learn how to access the detailed information your department needs from Facilities Discoverer reports. This training includes information on how to access the detail and summary information that breaks down the facilities charges by individual work orders or projects. Presenter: Laura Thoreson.
Sept. 4, 10 a.m. to noon, 115 Abbott Hall
Learn general lab-safety principles for the use of chemicals in laboratories. The workshop covers potential health hazards in the laboratory, protective measures, and responses to incidents and emergencies. This training is required for all UND employees working in a laboratory. Presenter: Eric Pearson.
Legal Issues for Supervisors*
Sept. 4, 10 a.m. to noon, 305 Twamley Hall
Participants will identify the federal and state statutes that affect their roles, discuss UND policies and procedures in relation to federal and state law, and look at situations that may require legal consultation. Presenters: Desi Sporbert and Joy Johnson.
*Required training for all finance and operations supervisors (future supervisors are encouraged to register).
Management vs. Leadership (NEW)
Sept. 10, 8:30 to 10 a.m., Memorial Union, Lecture Bowl
Management and leadership sometimes are used interchangeably. But, are there differences between the two? Differences exist, and knowing those differences may help supervisors in how they view themselves and in how they manage their employees. The speaker will present ideas and concepts related to the differences between management and leadership. The presenter will also address characteristics of an effective manager and leader. Presenter: Chuck Motis, MS, LAC, LPCC, St. Alexius Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
Sept. 3, 9 a.m. to noon, Room 5520, School of Medicine and Health Sciences
This course will cover basic principles of radiation protection. Course attendance is required for all individuals working with radioactive materials at the University of North Dakota. Topics discussed will include, but are not limited to, types of radiation, methods of protection, exposure monitoring, handling techniques, decontamination, security, and waste disposal. Presenters: Jason Uhlir and Eric Pearson.
Safe Online Practices—Protecting Your Identity and Securing Your Computer**
Sept. 4, 1 to 3:30 p.m., 361 Upson II
The Internet can provide a wealth of information and give access to valuable financial, business, educational, and entertainment services. However, when connected to the Internet, you and your computer become vulnerable to scammers, identity thieves, viruses, spyware, and more. This session will provide the information you need to protect your identity and computer while online. Presenter: Brad Miller.
**Limited seating—please register early.
Whose Problem Is It Anyway? (NEW)
Sept. 10, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Memorial Union, Lecture Bowl
Family members also suffer when loved ones abuse alcohol or other drugs. They are often uncertain as to how to approach the addict. They may blame themselves for not being able to help. They may experience feelings of anger, depression, and loneliness as they struggle with the addiction of their loved one. This presentation will address the disease concept of addiction and introduce effective approaches to dealing with the addict. The presenter will offer ideas on how families can be successful regardless of whether their loved one stops using alcohol and other drugs or not. This presentation meets North Dakota Workforce Safety d Insurance Risk Management Program requirements for Substance Abuse Training for Supervisors
Presenter: Chuck Motis, MS, LAC, LPCC, St. Alexius Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
Register online at www.conted.und.edu/U2/, or e-mail U2@mail.und.nodak.edu, or phone 777-4316.
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