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NYC Public Service Workshop Programs

NYC Public Service Workshop Programs for PEF Members: Professional Writing: Mechanics for Non-Native English Speakers – Jan. 9, 2019 Aspiring Leaders Program – Feb 12, 13, & 14, 2019. Both workshops are in New York City for Regions 10 and 11 at the PEF NYC Regional Office location at 100 William Street, Suite 1700 New York, NY 10038. Sign up today, and don’t miss out on the opportunity to advance your skills. Seats are limited.

WORKSHOP 1 – Professional Writing: Mechanics for Non-Native English Speakers
This workshop provides participants with a review of the mechanics of writing including word choice and sentence structure. The workshop includes a review of the parts of speech, phrases and clauses, and the use of modifiers. Participants will also review the rules of punctuation. This workshop focuses on the basics of grammar and writing mechanics and the barriers to clear writing in the English language by non-native English speakers.

Location: PEF NYC Regional Office, New York, NY
Date/Time:
Wednesday, January 9, 2019; 9AM to 4PM
Provider: Capital Region Language Center, LLC
Location: PEF NYC Regional Office, New York, NY
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Click here to sign up for Professional Writing: Mechanics for Non-Native English Speakers in the SLMS (sign in required).You can also search Learning in the SLMS for PSWP_4837 or “4837” to locate the class.

WORKSHOP 2 – Aspiring Leaders Program
This three-day workshop provides participants with skills to lead teams and create motivating work environments that foster trust and accountability. Lecture, class discussion, and engaging activities address real-world issues. Course topics include:

  • Leading Self and Others
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Overcoming Resistance
  • Building Coalitions
  • Effective Communication
  • Setting and Attaining Goals
  • Professionalism in the Workplace
  • Developing a Leadership Action Plan
  • Prior to the workshop, enrollees will be required to complete an online DiSC assessment and bring their results to the first day of class.

This workshop is open to PEF-represented employees in Grades 18-23 and M/C employees in Grades 18-M1. Supervisory approval is required. Former Leadership Development Program (LDP) graduates are not eligible to attend.

Dates and Times: Tuesday–Thursday, Feb 12, 13, and 14, 2019; 9A – 5P
Attendance all three days is required. Given the possibility of winter weather, we are asking participants to be available for possible attendance on Friday, Feb 15th in case one of the regularly scheduled training days needs to be cancelled due to severe weather.

Location: PEF Regional Office, New York, NY
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Click here to sign up for the Aspiring Leaders Program in SLMS (sign in required). You can also search Learning in the SLMS for PSWP_4857 or “4857” to locate the class.

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