City University


Categories of Training/Development for August include:

Supervisor Development Program, Environmental Quality

Click an employee group below to view training topics or scroll the page to see all available topics.

All Employees Non-Management Supervisors/Managers Team/Crew Leaders Other​

 

All Employees

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​Environmental Quality
​Aug 11 Topic:  Spill Response and Reporting (SPL 103) Session 338
This course will cover the proper procedure to respond to and report a spill at your facility.
For additional information: Contact Helen Cantril at helen.cantril@dallascityhall.com.  A CLASS WILL BE CANCELED IF THERE ARE FEWER THAT 5 RSVPs 24 HOURS PRIOR TO START TIME.
​​​​Who: All employees
Time and Location: 11:00 AM -12:00 Noon, Eco Park, 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Room 127
Registration: Sign into Lawson(https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/) > Please register for OEQ classes by logging in to Lawson (see link above) and selecting ‘Training Options’ in the top right corner of the Career Management Center.  Select ‘Department-Office Envir/Qualty’ from the drop down menu, click ‘Create Course List’ and submit registration for the class of your choice.
​Aug 18Topic:  Root Cause Analysis (EMS 106)  Session 306
This training is for EMRs and other employees responsible for investigating and implementing corrective actions for a nonconformance and covers how to conduct root cause analysis using the “5 Whys” technique.
For additional information: Contact Helen Cantril at helen.cantril@dallascityhall.com.  A CLASS WILL BE CANCELED IF THERE ARE FEWER THAT 5 RSVPs 24 HOURS PRIOR TO START TIME.
Who: All employees
Time and Location: 10:00 AM -11:00 AM, Eco Park, 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Room 127
Registration: Sign into Lawson(https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/) > Please register for OEQ classes by logging in to Lawson (see link above) and selecting ‘Training Options’ in the top right corner of the Career Management Center.  Select ‘Department-Office Envir/Qualty’ from the drop down menu, click ‘Create Course List’ and submit registration for the class of your choice.
​Aug 25Topic:  Proper Waste Management (RCRA 101)  Session 326
This course provides a general introduction to the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and waste management regulations, including an overview of waste identification, generator status and associated regulations and requirements, and management of waste. Course topics will include proper storage, handling, labeling, manifesting, record keeping, and disposal of hazardous, non-hazardous, and universal wastes.
For additional information: Contact Helen Cantril at helen.cantril@dallascityhall.com.  A CLASS WILL BE CANCELED IF THERE ARE FEWER THAT 5 RSVPs 24 HOURS PRIOR TO START TIME.
Who: All employees
Time and Location: 10:00 AM -11:00 AM, Eco Park, 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Room 127
Registration: Sign into Lawson(https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/) > Please register for OEQ classes by logging in to Lawson (see link above) and selecting ‘Training Options’ in the top right corner of the Career Management Center.  Select ‘Department-Office Envir/Qualty’ from the drop down menu, click ‘Create Course List’ and submit registration for the class of your choice.
​Aug 25Topic:  Green Purchasing (ENV 103)  Session 315
This course providGreen purchasing includes the acquisition of recycled content products, environmentally preferable products and services, bio-based products, energy and water efficient products, alternate fuel vehicles, products using renewable energy, and alternatives to hazardous or toxic chemicals.  This course will discuss the benefits of green procurement and the available resources to assist with environmentally preferable purchasing.​
For additional information: Contact Helen Cantril at helen.cantril@dallascityhall.com.  A CLASS WILL BE CANCELED IF THERE ARE FEWER THAT 5 RSVPs 24 HOURS PRIOR TO START TIME.
Who: All employees
Time and Location: 11:00 AM -12:00 Noon, Eco Park, 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Room 127
Registration: Sign into Lawson(https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/) > Please register for OEQ classes by logging in to Lawson (see link above) and selecting ‘Training Options’ in the top right corner of the Career Management Center.  Select ‘Department-Office Envir/Qualty’ from the drop down menu, click ‘Create Course List’ and submit registration for the class of your choice.
​Customer Service​ ​ ​
​Aug 16​​Topic:  3 Rs  of Service
This 4-hour customer service training program defines Respectful, Responsive, and Resourceful customer service. This course provides strategies and tools for practical application of the 3 Rs.​
For additional information:  Sonya Batts, Center of Performance Excellence, 214-671-6453 or email: sonya.batts@dallascityhall.com
Who: All employees
Time and Location: 9:00 AM -1:00 PM, Beckley Saner Rec Center.
Registration: Log in to Lawson (https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/). From the main menu, select Training » Registration by Category » Management Services » 3 Rs of Service-4 Hours and select the desired session. The class will be canceled if there are fewer than 10 registered 48 hours prior to class date.
Aug 23​Topic:  3 Rs  of Service
This 4-hour customer service training program defines Respectful, Responsive, and Resourceful customer service. This course provides strategies and tools for practical application of the 3 Rs.​
For additional information:  Sonya Batts, Center of Performance Excellence, 214-671-6453 or email: sonya.batts@dallascityhall.com
Who: All employees
Time and Location: 9:00 AM -1:00 PM, Eco Park, 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Room 127
Registration: Log in to Lawson (https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/). From the main menu, select Training » Registration by Category » Management Services » 3 Rs of Service-4 Hours and select the desired session. The class will be canceled if there are fewer than 10 registered 48 hours prior to class date.
​Aug 25​​Topic:  3 Rs  of Service
This 4-hour customer service training program defines Respectful, Responsive, and Resourceful customer service. This course provides strategies and tools for practical application of the 3 Rs.​
For additional information:  Sonya Batts, Center of Performance Excellence, 214-671-6453 or email: sonya.batts@dallascityhall.com
​​Who: All employees
Time and Location: 9:00 AM -1:00 PM, Samuell Grand Rec Center.
Registration: Log in to Lawson (https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/). From the main menu, select Training » Registration by Category » Management Services » 3 Rs of Service-4 Hours and select the desired session. The class will be canceled if there are fewer than 10 registered 48 hours prior to class date.
​Lean Six Sigma​ ​ ​
​Aug 11Topic:  Lean Six Sigma - Blue Belt Training
Lean Six Sigma is a problem solving methodology that improves overall organizational performance. The Blue Belt training teaches the basics of Lean Six Sigma methodology and concepts to recognize waste and variation in processes. The Blue Belt training prepares attendees to serve as a team members in Black or Green Belt level projects.​
For additional information:  Guillermo A. Garcia, Center of Performance Excellence, 214-671-9215 or email guillermo.garcia1@dallascityhall.com
​​Who: All employees
Time and Location: 8:30 AM -11:30 PM, Eco Park, 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Auditorium.
Registration: Log in to Lawson (https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/). From the main menu, select Training » Registration by Category » Management Services » Blue Belt Training and select the desired session.
​​​Grant Writing​ ​ ​
​Aug 2​​Topic:  Introduction to Grant Writing
This course is designed to introduce participants to the key concepts of grant writing. This interactive class will teach participants how to find funding opportunities, how to read the Funding Opportunity Announcement for critical information, general grant writing tips and tricks, and how to get a grant approved and ready to spend.​
For additional information:  Contact Dina Colarossi at dina.colarossi@dallascityhall.com
​​​Who: All employees
Time and Location: 10:00 AM -12:00 PM, Central Library, 5th Floor Hamon Training Room, 1515 Young Street.
Registration: Sign into Lawson > Training > Registration By Course > Introduction to Grant Writing (IGS-IGW) > Session 100.
​ ​ ​​​​Conflict Resolution​ ​ ​
​Aug 16​​​Topic:  Conflict Resolution
Improve your relationships with your coworkers, clients, and managers and find your way through conflict back to cooperation.  This course will cover understanding how conflicts arise, navigating conflict and exploring principles of influence.​
For additional information: Contact Joseph Benjamin at joseph.benjamin@dallascityhall.com or cityuniversity@dallascityhall.com
Who: All employees
Time and Location:
Eco Park , 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Auditorium
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM or
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Registration: Sign into Lawson (https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/) > Click Employee Self Service > Click Training > Select Registration by Course > Conflict Resolution and click the session you would like to attend to enroll.
​ ​ ​​​​Workplace Violence​ ​ ​​ ​ ​
​Aug 16Topic:  Violence in the Workplace
Workplace violence causes a significant number of deaths and injuries. Workplace violence can include physical violence, harassment, intimidation, or other threatening disruptive behavior at the work site.​  This course will review ways you can help manage disruptive and aggressive behavior and prevent workplace violence.
For additional information: Contact Joseph Benjamin at joseph.benjamin@dallascityhall.com or cityuniversity@dallascityhall.com
Who: All employees
Time and Location:
Eco Park , 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Auditorium
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM or
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Registration: Sign into Lawson (https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/) > Click Employee Self Service > Click Training > Select Registration by Course > Violence in the Workplace and click the session you would like to attend to enroll.
​ ​ ​​​​Workplace Harassment​ ​ ​​ ​ ​
​Aug 16Topic:  Harassment in the Workplace
Harassment hurts productivity and morale, has a negative impact on relationships and can damage your and the organization’s reputation through negative media coverage.​  This course will build awareness about these threats and provide information on how you can avoid workplace harassment.
For additional information: Contact Joseph Benjamin at joseph.benjamin@dallascityhall.com or cityuniversity@dallascityhall.com
​​Who: All employees
Time and Location:
Eco Park , 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Auditorium
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM or
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Registration: Sign into Lawson (https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/) > Click Employee Self Service > Click Training > Select Registration by Course > Harassment in the Workplace and click the session you would like to attend to enroll.

 

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Supervisors and Managers

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Supervisor Development Program
​Aug 10TopicFive Functions of Management - Day 3 of 4
This series is for anyone responsible for managing people or a work unit. Supervisors/Managers new to the role or with less than 3 years in the role are required to attend.  Day 3 of 4 will focus on Staffing and Organizing. This is about hiring the right people, integrating new employees, core competencies and job descriptions.
For additional information: Contact Joseph Benjamin at joseph.benjamin@dallascityhall.com  You may also send an email to cityuniversity@dallascityhall.com
​​Who: Supervisors and Managers
Time and Location: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Eco Park, 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Auditorium
Registration: Sign into Lawson (https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/) > Click Employee Self Service > Click Training > Select Registration by Course > Click Fundamtls of Supervision S6D3> Click the session 100 to enroll

If you’ve registered and are unable to attend please go back into Lawson, Click on Scheduled Training, Choose your “Course” and Click CANCEL on the far right. This will prevent you from getting an error for future course enrollments.
​Aug 25TopicFive Functions of Management - Day 4 of 4
This series is for anyone responsible for managing people or a work unit. Supervisors/Managers new to the role or with less than 3 years in the role are required to attend.  Day 4 of 4 will focus on Doing it Right. This is about critical administrative processes and procedures important to the success of ours supervisors and managers.  For additional information: Contact Joseph Benjamin at joseph.benjamin@dallascityhall.com  You may also send an email to cityuniversity@dallascityhall.com
Who: Supervisors and Managers
Time and Location: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Eco Park, 5215 Simpson Stuart Road, Auditorium
Registration: Sign into Lawson (https://hris.dallascityhall.com/lawson/portal/) > Click Employee Self Service > Click Training > Select Registration by Course > Click Fundamtls of Supervision S6D4> Click the session 100 to enroll

If you’ve registered and are unable to attend please go back into Lawson, Click on Scheduled Training, Choose your “Course” and Click CANCEL on the far right. This will prevent you from getting an error for future course enrollments.

 

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Learning & Development Manager: Joseph Benjamin.
City of Dallas
1500 Marilla Street, 6A North
Dallas, TX 75201
USA