OD Team Purpose
The purpose of your OD team is to enhance the long-term health, well being and performance of MSU Extension while enriching the lives of our employees. The OD team values diversity, scholarship, and a systems approach to organizational development. Our objective is to improve the organization’s capacity to handle our internal and external operations and relationships.
Below are events and training opportunities for MSU Extension Employees. For a listing of reoccurring training events and self-access courses, please also see the Professional Development Page.
March 15, 2019 - December 9, 2019
Details about the training's can be found below or at the registration link. Registrations are limited at 30 individuals per training. However, if a specific training is full, but you would like to attend, please let me know so I can monitor a wait list.
October 28, 2019 - December 19, 2019 Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, Mackinac BC room, 100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd, Acme, MI 49610 (Pre-conference session for Fall Extension Conference - registration is through FEC)
This 8-hour course uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to offer initial help in a mental health crisis and connect persons to the appropriate professional, peer, social, and self-help care.
December 6, 2019 2:30PM - 5:00PM
This program supports Youth Program Directors to prepare their staff/volunteers to appropriately respond and report instances of suspected child maltreatment, relationship violence, sexual misconduct, and violations of the Anti-Discrimination Policy.
December 18, 2019 10:00AM - 12:00PM
In this two hour training participants will learn the basic features of the Zoom webinar tool and best practices for webinar delivery.
January 13, 2020 3:00PM - 4:30PM
To help MSU Extension employees understand the nature of active violence and what to do if confronted with violence in the workplace.
January 17, 2020
In this two hour training participants will learn the basic features of Zoom webinar. In addition, best practices for webinar delivery will be shared.
January 22, 2020 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Online training on DISC from OSU Leadership Center. Register by 1/17/19. $95.
January 22, 2020 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Workshop led by the MSU Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay and Transgender Resource Center.
January 29, 2020 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Learn about and join the fight against plagiarism, in all its sneaky and conniving forms.
February 3, 2020 1:00PM - 2:30PM
To help MSU Extension employees understand the nature of active violence and what to do if confronted with violence in the workplace, we have asked Captain Matt Merony of the MSU police to deliver training on Active Violence Response.