Training and Development

Texas Woman’s University is committed to building a high-performance culture that encourages individuals to seek opportunities for professional growth and enrichment. You can find most of our training in the TWU employee learning system, Bridge and in LinkedIn Learning

Training Calendar

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Date Time Event Format
12/15/22 12:00-12:30 pm PD Power (Half) Hour: Give a Great Interview Zoom
02/07/23 10:00-11:00 am  Creating a Respectful Workplace  Zoom
03/02/23 1:00-3:00 pm

From Peer to Supervisor

Zoom
03/30/23 TBD

HR Leadership Conference

TBD

 

Leadership Essentials

Leadership Essentials combines several of LinkedIn Learning’s leadership resources in one easy program for new and experienced TWU supervisors. Improve confidence in your leadership abilities. Sharpen your communication skills. Gain new techniques to motivate and lead others. Explore how to navigate conflict effectively.  

Courses include:

  • Leading with a Growth Mindset
  • Communicating Across Cultures
  • How to Effectively Deliver Criticism
  • Balancing Multiple Roles as a Leader
  • And more!

Whether you are new to management or have been leading for years, there is something in this program for you. Enroll in Leadership Essentials today!

More Training

Change and Stress Management 

Change and Stress Management Resource Guide

Workplaces are dynamic and consistently changing. For many, that can present unanticipated challenges and stress. Effective stress management helps you to enjoy a happier, healthier, and more productive work and personal life. Here are a few LinkedIn Trainings and EAP Articles. Attached is a Stress Management Guide with a few tips on how to manage change and burnout. 

Preparing Yourself for Change Is change really the problem? 

How to Manage Feeling Overwhelmed 

Avoiding Burnout

Managing Stress

Mindful Stress Management  

EAP Articles 

 State Mandated Training for TWU Employees

  • Recognition and Prevention of Sexual Harassment with Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Overview training 
    Required for all new TWU employees within 30 days of employment and supplemental training for all TWU Employees. This training is now in Bridge, and you will receive weekly automated email reminders about these training requirements. (Every 2 years
  • State Mandated Ethics Training 
    Required for all new TWU employees and supplemental training for all TWU Employees. This training is now in Bridge, and you will receive weekly automated email reminders about these training requirements (Yearly).
  • Safety Training
    Risk Management requires employees to complete various safety and compliance training based on your position at TWU. This training is now in Bridge, and you will receive weekly automated email reminders about these training requirements.
  • Computer Security Training 
    Required for all new TWU employees and supplemental training for all TWU Employees. This training is now in Bridge, and you will receive weekly automated email reminders about these training requirements (Yearly).
  • Bursar Cash Handling Training
    Employees having cash handling responsibility are required to receive annual cash handling. This training is now in Bridge, and you will receive weekly automated email reminders about these training requirements (Yearly).

Other Training Available 

  • How to Access Your Payslips Learn how to access your payslips online. Also learn how to access TWU Employee Self Services items. 
  • How to Improve Communication COVID-19 has contributed to a rise in TWU employees working from home. This opens up the door to many communication problems, and many departments are feeling stressed about how to maintain healthy communication with employees during this time. This short presentation gives you ideas on how to maintain healthy communication.
  • Staying Connected: A Guide for Supervisors and Employees This presentation is designed to provide some additional tools for your existing toolbox to strengthen the following: Teamwork, Productivity, Social connections, and Wellbeing. The Teamwork section of the presentation provides information on Microsoft Teams, a user-friendly application provided by the University, to enhance workgroup collaboration. Open in Google SlidesPDF, or Power Point  
  • Supervisory Training Program Coming Soon
  • TWU Customer Service This presentation is used during NEO but can serve as a refresher for all TWU employees. Please make sure to follow the link on the last slide questions and information so that you can get credit for taking the training.

For additional information on training please contact Yasmyn Chambers ychambers@twu.edu.

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