|Reg. 4||SEE BELOW FOR REGISTRATION LINK|
The Sergeants'/Supervisors' Academy
The Academy Course Outline
Day 1 The Sergeant’s / Supervisor’s Role As Follower And Leader Among The Topics To Be Covered: Why It’s Critical That You Be A Good Follower Before Expecting Others To Follow You; “I Am Not My Job Title” And Other Perils Of Being A Leader; Interpersonal Dynamics; Effective Leaders versus Ineffective Leaders; Moving From Employee To The Role Of Supervisor; Leadership – Defined; Strategic Issues Facing Leaders; How To Delegate Effectively; How To Deal With Difficult Employees; Effective Communication; Interrelationships Between Shift, Section, and Department Plans and Budgets; How To Write Effective Policies and Procedures; Common Problems Among Leaders And How To Overcome Them.
Day 2 The Sergeant’s / Supervisor’s Role In Day-To-Day Operations Among The Topics To Be Covered: The Importance Of Taking Initiative; How To Structure Effective Line And Staff Relationships; Leadership Components Of The Leader’s Job Description; More On Communication; Collaboration With Other Departments; How To Use Action Plans And Achievement Reports; Time Management; and Techniques For Improving Quality, Productivity and Creativity Within Your Team; The Importance Of A “Give Up List.”
Day 3 The Sergeant’s / Supervisor’s Role In Finance & Budgeting Among The Topics To Be Covered: How To Prepare A Budget; How To Understand And Use Your Budget As A Tool; What Assistance We Must Expect From Finance Departments; How To Be Accountable For Your Budget; The Leader’s Role In Acquiring Resources For The Team. (This is NOT a bookkeeping or accounting class.)
Day 4 The Sergeant’s / Supervisor’s Role In People Management Among The Topics To Be Covered: Principles Of Organizational Development; How To Create An Effective Chart of Organization; Techniques For Effective Recruiting and Selection; How And Why To Implement An Effective Orientation Program; Setting Performance Standards For Subordinates; How To Be An Effective Coach; How To Conduct An Effective Job Performance Review; Records Keeping In People Management; What We Should Expect From Personnel Offices.
Day 5 The Sergeant’s / Supervisor’s Role In Community and Media Relations Among The Topics To Be Covered: Marketing & Community Relations Defined; How To Deal With The Media; How To Write An Effective Community Relations Plan; The Role Of Citizen’s Academies In Furthering The Agency’s Objectives; The Role And Responsibilities Of The Public Information Officer (PIO); Bad Press: How To Deal With It/How To Avoid It; Effectively Packaging Your Organization; How And Why To Create A Citizen’s Advisory Group.
|Dates:||January 14-18, 2019|
Chubbuck Police Department
Chubbuck, ID 83202
|Instructors:||Steve Kent (Ret)|
Register online here-
Meals and Lodging are the responsibility of the attendee