Basic Supervision and Time Management


Nov 29, 2018


Sandhill REC, Room G-01

900 Clemson Road

Columbia, SC


Course Description:
This program will teach the basics of supervising others. It is designed for new or experienced supervisors. Participants will analyze the effective use of time, identify their personal supervision style, learn the steps of positive discipline, and develop strategies for motivating their workforce. The workshop will wrap up with a look at a place where staff love their jobs as the secrets of Pike’s Fish Market are revealed.

Course Instructor:
Michael A King has designed, developed, and delivered training programs for government, non–profit agencies, and private sector organizations for the past 30 years. He is the author and primary instructor for the management and leadership segments of the Kentucky Roads Scholar and Road Masters programs; he helped create the nationally accredited Certified Career Manager Program and has served as the executive director of the Kentucky Corrections Training Academy. He has been the featured speaker at a variety of local, state, regional and national conferences and conventions, including being selected to present at the prestigious American Society for Training and Development International Conference in New Orleans and San Francisco.

1. Managing Your Time
2. Situational Leadership
3. Discipline and the Correct Way of Correcting
4. Motivating Employees
5. The Fish Story

Class registration is from 8:30-9:00. The class will begin at 9:00. Lunch will be provided. We should adjourn around 4:00pm.

Who Should Attend:
Supervisors or any one with the responsibility of managing individuals. This course will enable participants to identify their current management style and develop strategies to motivate their workforce.

Course Fee:
The registration fee for the workshop is $125.00 per person. All South Carolina city, county, or state employees receive a LTAP scholarship registration fee of $60.00. The fee includes course materials, break refreshments, and the noon luncheon.

This course has a maximum of 40 students, and will be capped at this number. Advanced registration is encouraged so that an accurate estimate of the number of workshop participants can be obtained. Workshops with low advanced registration will be subject to cancellation.

Payment Policy:
Payment must be received no later than 5 business days prior to the workshop. If your registration payment is not received by then, you will not be guaranteed your slot in the class.

Cancellation Policy:
If you cancel your registration more than 72 hours before a class, your registration fee will be refunded, less a $35 processing fee. If you do not cancel before the 72 hour deadline your registration fee will not be refunded. You may send a substitute in your place, provided that you inform us of the substitute’s name no later than 24 hours before the training. No-shows will not have their registration fee refunded.

If you have any questions regarding workshop registration please contact Brittany Wirtz at 864-656-4383 or bwirtz@clemson.edu.