SHAPE Focused Mini-Certificates

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Begin yours at the 2021 SHAPE Conference!

 

Components of the Mini-Certificates

  • Attend FOUR workshops
  • Complete a quiz related to the workshops’ content
  • Complete a reflection connected to experience
  • Receive e-certificate to highlight on your resume through RamLink

NOTE: Two of the workshops count for both mini-certificates, meaning if you complete SIX total workshops, and complete the subsequent quizzes and reflections, you would receive BOTH mini-certificates.

Mini-Certificate #1 | Communication & Conflict

Workshops Associated with Communication & Conflict Mini-Certificate
Note: The workshops do not need to be completed in any order

Oftentimes we think of conflict as something to be avoided, but conflict is a part of day-to-day life! Guided by staff from the Student Resolution Center, this workshop offers the opportunity to explore the attitude and behaviors you hold toward, and in the midst of, conflict as well as strategies to navigate tough situations with your individual traits in mind.

Date Day Time Workshop Access
24-Jan SHAPE Conference 12:30 p.m. Launch Zoom
18-Feb Thursday 4 p.m. Launch Zoom
8-Mar Monday 4 p.m. Launch Zoom

Discover how to make your individual skills and traits shine when working with others during this interactive workshop! You will explore the role you tend to play within a group and learn more about what makes you a team player through a variety of interactive scenarios.

Date Day Time Workshop Access
24-Jan SHAPE Conference 11:00 a.m. Launch Zoom
24-Feb Wednesday 1 p.m. Launch Zoom
18-Mar Thursday 4 p.m. Launch Zoom

Communication is not all the same, and understanding that there are differences and how to approach them from a culturally aware place is crucial in workplaces and leadership positions. Attend this workshop to understand how intercultural communication impacts the workplace.

Date Day Time Workshop Access
10-Feb Wednesday 3 p.m. Launch Zoom
4-Mar Thursday 4 p.m. Launch Zoom
1-Apr Thursday 4 p.m. Launch Zoom

One of the requirements of effective supervision is navigating conflict and giving/receiving feedback. This workshop exposes attendees to different strategies and will focus on scenarios with difficult conversations.

Date Day Time Workshop Access
4-Feb Thursday 4 p.m. Launch Zoom
2-Mar Tuesday 2 p.m. Launch Zoom
22-Mar Monday 5 p.m. Launch Zoom

Mini-Certificate #2 | Management & Supervision

Workshops Associated with Management & Supervision Mini-Certificate
Note: The workshops do not need to be completed in any order

Oftentimes we think of conflict as something to be avoided, but conflict is a part of day-to-day life! Guided by staff from the Student Resolution Center, this workshop offers the opportunity to explore the attitude and behaviors you hold toward, and in the midst of, conflict as well as strategies to navigate tough situations with your individual traits in mind.

Date Day Time Workshop Access
24-Jan SHAPE Conference 12:30 p.m. Launch Zoom
18-Feb Thursday 4 p.m. Launch Zoom
8-Mar Monday 4 p.m. Launch Zoom

Discover how to make your individual skills and traits shine when working with others during this interactive workshop! You will explore the role you tend to play within a group and learn more about what makes you a team player through a variety of interactive scenarios.

Date Day Time Workshop Access
24-Jan SHAPE Conference 11:00 a.m. Launch Zoom
24-Feb Wednesday 1 p.m. Launch Zoom
18-Mar Thursday 4 p.m. Launch Zoom

How we understand the world and who we find ourselves drawn to is related to who we are and what experiences we’ve had. Come to this workshop to understand how bias can unintentionally affect hiring and selection processes, along with retention of workers through the concept of belonging.

Date Day Time Workshop Access
24-Jan SHAPE Conference 12:30 p.m. Launch Zoom
16-Feb Tuesday 2 p.m. Launch Zoom
10-Mar Wednesday 3 p.m. Launch Zoom

It can be difficult navigating power in supervision roles when supervisees are peers or those close in age. Attend this workshop to learn tips and techniques to working with supervisees, and what to do when it becomes difficult.

Date Day Time Workshop Access
22-Feb Monday 5 p.m. Launch Zoom
16-Mar Tuesday 2 p.m. Launch Zoom
7-Apr Wednesday 3 p.m. Launch Zoom

Questions?

CONTACT: Emily Ambrose for more information (emily.ambrose@colostate.edu). Dates and more information to come, and will be available through the SHAPE website and RamLink.