Individual Learners

Develop professional skills for success in the workplace through individual courses for City employees at all levels.

COMMUNICATION

Customer-Focused Communication in the Public Sector

Provide excellent customer service and prevent frustration by improving your communication and active listening skills. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
11/17/22 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Half Day $250 Enroll

Lead to Succeed

Learn the basics around successful communication and coaching to be more effective in your lead role as you guide and mentor peers. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
10/13/22+ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm 2 Half Days $410 Enroll

Practice Makes Perfect: Effective Presentation Skills

Practice simple yet effective techniques for improving your next presentation to any audience. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
TBD 8:30 am - 12:30 pm 2 Half Days $325 Waitlist

Presenting to Boards and Commissions: Clarity, Composure, and Courage

Learn proven techniques to make formal presentations in public settings. Prepare yourself for hostile audiences and aggressive questions. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
TBD 8:30 am - 12:30 pm 2 Half Days $250 Waitlist

DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND INCLUSION

Managing Implicit Bias: Creating Awareness and Building Inclusion

Increase your awareness of how implicit bias can unconsciously impact your thoughts, attitudes, language, and behavior. Learn strategies to foster a more equitable, inclusive workplace for all employees. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
11/15/22 8:00 am - 12:30 pm Half Day $250 Enroll

Managing Implicit Bias: Creating Awareness and Building Inclusion
(Local 21 Members ONLY)

Increase your awareness of how implicit bias can unconsciously impact your thoughts, attitudes, language, and behavior. Learn strategies to foster a more equitable, inclusive workplace for all employees. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
12/07/22 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Half Day $250 Enroll

ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS

The 5 Choices™ To Extraordinary Productivity

Learn valuable time management skills. Achieve work-life balance when you focus your time and energy on what matters most. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
11/03/22+ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Half Day $675 Enroll

Facilitation Skills - A Leader's Tool Kit

Practice a variety of facilitation techniques to strengthen your ability to plan and execute effective, engaging meetings that encourage active participant involvement. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
10/14/22 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Half Day $260 Enroll

Project Management Essentials for the Unofficial Project Manager

Learn how to initiate, plan, execute, monitor, and complete a project successfully. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
10/04/22+ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm 2 Half Days $450 Enroll

RELATIONSHIP SKILLS

Emotional Intelligence

Develop your emotional intelligence skills for success at work and in life. More information.

Date Time Duration Cost Enroll
12/08/22+ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm 2 Half Days $380 Enroll

 

Attention

In our efforts to keep employees healthy and safe and to decrease the spread of COVID-19, DHR will be canceling all in-person training classes and leadership development programs until further notice. Instead we have redesigned our workshops to instructor-led online training programs. Please contact Workforce Development at wd.dhr@sfgov.org if you have any questions. Thank you.

Training Resources

Continuing Education

Classes and Training are led by DHR's Workforce Development Division.