About the course
Give yourself the best opportunity to become a more effective supervisor at Notre Dame.
You’ll get the skill set you need to effectively communicate, create a positive work environment, handle different personalities and inspire long-term change on your team’s performance and on your personal success.
In this two-day Supervisory Development program, both new and experienced supervisors will develop the practical skills you need for dealing with day-to-day challenges. You’ll also learn techniques to better understand your own leadership style and your team members’ needs.
To get the most out of your experience, ideal candidates are individuals, managers and directors with five-plus years in a professional setting, who are either transitioning into a leadership role or wanting to discover their leadership potential.
Highlights: Your Program Experience
The way to becoming a successful supervisor is no easy task, which is why Notre Dame offers this program on its iconic campus. You’ll get the guidance and skills you need to master the development and motivation of your employees while being surrounded by our close-knit community.
Get Better at Delegating
Learn that by giving work to others, you’re helping them develop and move forward in their career -- and yours, too
Connect with Your Team
Leave the program feeling like you can better interact with your team and be an inspirational leader to all team personalities
Build on What You Already Know
You already know what it takes to be a good manager; this program helps you refine that knowledge and narrows in on what you can improve upon.
This program is more than just a certificate. By taking this program through the University of Notre Dame, you’ll gain access to specialized courses and a dedicated curriculum designed to give you everything you need to succeed. What’s more, you will benefit from the extra support and guidance Notre Dame offers its students and alumni after the fact.
Be the front-runner of your peers.The knowledge and skills you’ll accumulate during this certification program will help move you up the ladder when it comes to career opportunities.
Go ahead, reach out to that instructor or go to that event. We’re here to help and encourage you to take advantage of all opportunities to network and build your contact list – after all, you could be one of those sought out individuals one day.
What you'll learn
The Supervisory Development program is designed for new frontline supervisors and for more experienced team leaders looking to update their skills with the latest techniques. You’ll learn the skills for effective supervision, leadership, delegation and more.
At the end of the day, we want you to better understand your role and responsibility as a team leader and be able to successfully motivate your employees. Topics include:
- Management vs. Leadership
- Managing Priorities
- The Impact of Change
- Selecting the Right Leadership Approach
- Coaching and Delegating
- Developing Employees
- Developing an Action Plan
Videos and materials
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.