(INDIANAPOLIS) — Two upcoming conferences hosted by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce will focus on supervising and managing employees plus the principles of safety leadership. The new dates for the two-day Supervising and Managing People seminar were added when the initial event on September 11-12 sold out.
• Supervising and Managing People, September 18-19 (added dates) 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on day one; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on day two. Learn about the role of a successful manager, techniques for motivating employees, how to improve communication, coaching and leadership, as well as dealing with employee problems and problem employees, and developing a plan for successful leadership. This course, conducted by speaker Phil Thompson, has been approved for 10 HR recertification credit hours through the HR Certification Institute. The course is worth two credits toward the completion of the Indiana Chamber Human Resource Specialist Certificate program. Cost is $599 for Indiana Chamber members; $699 for non-members. Group discounts are available.
• Safety Leadership Principles, September 18-19 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Presented by The Safety Firm with speaker Bobbi Samples, the seminar will take attendees past the basic knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and a general understanding of compliance issues. To create a leading-edge safety program, attendees will gain insight into developing performance indicators to measure and effectively manage a workplace safety program. The course is worth two credits toward the completion of the Indiana Chamber Safety Specialist Certificate program. Cost is $399 for Indiana Chamber members; $429 for non-members. Group discounts are available.
All seminars will be held in the Indiana Chamber Conference Center in downtown Indianapolis. Continental breakfast and lunch are provided for both days of each conference.
To register, visit the web site, www.indianachamber.com/conferences, or call customer service at (800) 824-6885.
The Indiana Chamber of Commerce partners with 15,000 members and investors – representing 2.6 million Hoosiers – to achieve the mission of “cultivating a world-class environment which provides economic opportunity and prosperity.”