Supervisor & Manager Training Course

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 to Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Day 1: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Day 2: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

This course has reached its capacity. To be placed on a waiting list, please call Jennifer at 517-371-7650 or email.

Organizations need a consistent source of training for current, newly-promoted and newly-hired supervisors and managers. Let Michigan Chamber Services lend you a hand in this proven training program, so all supervisors and managers can get the core skills needed to be better and more effective.


  • Learn about the true role of a supervisor
  • Note a marked improvement in effectively supervising staff
  • See an increase in productivity, retention of staff and morale
  • Learn from other organizations what they are doing
  • Earn a Supevisor & Manager Certification


SESSION 1: Fundamentals of Successful Supervision
(Day One, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)

  • Learn the core roles of a supervisor and manager
  • Obtain techniques to monitor and develop the skills and productivity of staff
  • Learn fundamental and immediately applicable communication skills that will assure understanding and reduce errors.

SESSION 2: Employee Performance Development
(Day One, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

  • Learn how to communicate what is expected of the job
  • Discover ways to objectively evaluate an employee's performance
  • Learn techniques on opening communication channels and influencing improvement in performance
  • Understand the importance of following up and holding individuals accountable
  • Tactics on how to coach employees to meet performance and behavior expectations

SESSION 3: Effective Employee Discipline
(Day Two, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)

  • Discover easy ways to effectively document occurrences
  • Learn to determine which actions to take
  • Get tips on following through to the end

EXPERT PRESENTER: Toni Talbot is the owner of Human Resources Management Services, LLC (HRMS), a firm she began in 1995. With over 20 years of experience in Human Resources, Toni works with various companies and organizations to help them manage their employee resources.