The office of Human Resources | Learning & Development

 

Featured Upcoming Training Classes

 

 

Can't We All Just Get Along: Why Giving Up Ones' Identity Should Never Be An Option to Getting AlongMarch
Maverick Ally 101March & April
The Diversity Decolonization: What it Really Means in Higher EducationApril
Are We There Yet? Embracing Diversity, Equity & InclusionMay

 

 

 

 

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QUESTIONS?  Contact the Learning and Development team at HRTraining@uta.edu.

  • Cherie Keplinger, Director of Organizational Development and Engagement
  • Marie Jones, Training Specialist
  • Vanden Thong, Training Specialist

If you discover that you will not be able to attend a class for which you have registered, please call (817) 272-5554 or email HRTraining@uta.edu.

Instructor
Dr. Cynthia Manzano
Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Tuesday 05/18/2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (1.5 hrs)
Available Seats (Online)
19

Mindfulness involves several attitudes of mind that are pivotal to the transformation and liberation of the mind: such as compassion and joy. These qualities are seen as the foundations of all our development as we embark on a path of mindfulness practice.

Post Session Optional Activity: Meditation Session

Registered participants will receive a MS Teams link via Outlook email prior to the session.

Instructor
Kiva Harper
Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Tuesday 05/25/2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (1.5 hrs)
Available Seats (Online)
17

Resilience, the ability to grow and thrive in the face of challenges and bounce back from adversity. Join us as we learn to be resilient, while understanding and implementing skills when coping with stress and dealing with crisis situations.

Post Session Optional Activity: Resiliency Quiz

Registered participants will receive a MS Teams link via Outlook email prior to the session.

Instructor
Cherie Keplinger
Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Thursday 05/27/2021, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM (1.5 hrs)
Available Seats (Online)
1

Are you interested in enhancing your personal and professional relationships? Research shows that emotional intelligence can be developed to improve relationships. This session can help increase your emotional intelligence awareness in your personal and professional interactions . . . including virtually.

Registered participants will receive a Microsoft Teams link via Outlook email prior to the session.

Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Tuesday 06/01/2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (1.5 hrs)
Available Seats (Online)
11

What happens when grit and growth mindset intersect? In today’s environment, we are transforming and redefining the future of work. Whether you are an individual contributor or manager, a persistent attitude and ability to learn will have impact in helping you move forward. Be a champion and help others strengthen their secret sauce.

Post Session Optional Activity: Self-Care Vision Board

Registered participants will receive a Microsoft Teams link via Outlook email prior to the session.

Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Friday 06/04/2021, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (2 hrs)
Available Seats (Online)
35
Instructor
Marie Jones
Location
Online through Teams, Room Virtual
Date
Tuesday 06/08/2021, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM (2 hrs)
Available Seats
30

This is a 2-day class for new employees joining UTA or existing employees looking to reconnect with the pulse of the University 4-hour.  For 2 hours each day, we'll provide attendees with:

  1. History of UT-Arlington, our Maverick spirit, how our Mission and Principles of Community shape how we interact  how to locate valuable resources. 
  2. Resources available online and through our campus partners such as the Campus Library, Information Technologies, Compliance, Title IX, training resources and policies and procedures. 
  3. Instruction including the everyday use of MS Teams and creating a Self-Leadership plan to jump-start your onboarding journey at UTA.  

An MS Teams invitation will be emailed to your with information on accessing the meetings.

Instructor
Marie Jones
Location
Online through Teams, Room Virtual
Date
Wednesday 06/09/2021, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM (2 hrs)
Available Seats
29

This is a 2-day class for new employees joining UTA or existing employees looking to reconnect with the pulse of the University 4-hour.  For 2 hours each day, we'll provide attendees with:

  1. History of UT-Arlington, our Maverick spirit, how our Mission and Principles of Community shape how we interact  how to locate valuable resources. 
  2. Resources available online and through our campus partners such as the Campus Library, Information Technologies, Compliance, Title IX, training resources and policies and procedures. 
  3. Instruction including the everyday use of MS Teams and creating a Self-Leadership plan to jump-start your onboarding journey at UTA.  

An MS Teams invitation will be emailed to your with information on accessing the meetings.

Instructor
Terry King
Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Thursday 06/10/2021, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM (1 hr)
Available Seats (Online)
9

This session will provide a thorough understanding of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).  This act establishes minimum wage, overtime pay, recordkeeping and youth employment standards for the private sector and for Federal, State and local governments. Learn how the exemption status is determined based on the guidelines established by this act.

Registered participants will receive a Microsoft Teams link via Outlook email prior to the session.

Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Friday 06/11/2021, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (2 hrs)
Available Seats (Online)
35
Instructor
Donna Boyd
Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Wednesday 06/16/2021, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM (1 hr)
Available Seats (Online)
11

Have you ever wondered how the market value of a job is determined?  This session will provide information on how the salaries for jobs are determined, how salary ranges are created, and how other factors may affect compensation.

Registered participants will receive a Microsoft Teams link via Outlook email prior to the session.

Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Friday 06/18/2021, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (2 hrs)
Available Seats (Online)
35
Instructor
Nickole McCail
Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Thursday 06/24/2021, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM (1 hr)
Available Seats (Online)
15

Writing an effective job description is easy.  This session will provide the foundation for writing a job description that benefits the employee, supervisor, and HR.

Registered participants will receive a Microsoft Teams link via Outlook email prior to the session.

Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Friday 06/25/2021, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (2 hrs)
Available Seats (Online)
35
Instructor
Nickole McCail
Delivery
Virtual Only
Date
Thursday 08/05/2021, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM (1 hr)
Available Seats (Online)
20

Writing an effective job description is easy.  This session will provide the foundation for writing a job description that benefits the employee, supervisor, and HR.

Registered participants will receive a Microsoft Teams link via Outlook email prior to the session.