ECU Staff Development & Training offers development opportunities for supervisors and managers, at all stages of their careers.
To find an upcoming course related to policy, procedure, or soft skill development, please access the Staff Development & Training registration site through Cornerstone Employee Training. To access a variety of self-guided learning tools related to supervision and management, you may access the Self Guided Learning page.
There are also targeted development programs created to assist ECU supervisors and managers. The Supervision Institute is an HR-sponsored Certification Program. This program provides employees operating in a supervisory role with an overview of key State and University policies, as well as supervisory soft skill development.
The Managers Boot Camp is a training program available for both new and experienced EPA and SPA upper level managers. The Boot Camp is an all day event where participants will engage in various workshop sessions on topics such as recruitment; employee rights, roles & responsibilities; classification & compensation, performance management, and many others. Sessions are usually held once in the Spring, Summer, and Fall semesters.
At ECU, your ability to effectively lead your staff is critical. Whether you supervise one staff member or a large department, we believe you should have the tools and resources necessary to do your job and successfully manage your staff. We have developed a Manager’s Toolkit that contains helpful information for first-time supervisors and experienced managers alike. Please be sure to take the time to understand every aspect of developing and managing your staff. From hiring, to onboarding, to compensation, to managing your staff, all the information and resources you need are right here!