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Upcoming Courses

The Enterprise Talent Development course calendar is filled with courses to help you grow individually or to assist your team in taking the next step to success.

Skills Development

Make sure you check out ETD's lineup of skills development courses that aims to meet the needs of all state employees. Develop current strengths and building new skills through this winter's course calendar. ETD is offering a variety of our most popular courses including, Leading and Managing Project Teams, Time Management - Doing More With Less, Strategic Planning and Decision Making and Introduction to Agile and Scrum.

January

Citizen Service: Customer Service Skills for Government Employees
Enrollment Deadline: January 6, 2020 | Course Date: January 14, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day) 

Influence Without Authority
Enrollment Deadline: January 13, 2020 | Course Date: January 21, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day) 

Project Management Fundamentals
Enrollment Deadline: January 13, 2020 | Course Date: January 21, 2020 | Cost: $550 (2 days) 

Delegating and Assigning Work 
Enrollment Deadline: January 15, 2020 | Course Date: January 23, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day)

Time Management: Doing More With Less 
Enrollment Deadline: January 20, 2020 | Course Date: January 27, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day)

Take Control Of Your In-Box: Don't Let It Control YOU 
Enrollment Deadline: January 20, 2020 | Course Date: January 28, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day)

Communicating Strategically
Enrollment Deadline: January 20, 2020 | Course Date: January 28, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day)


February 

Business Writing Fundamentals
Enrollment Deadline: January 28, 2020 | Course Date: February 5, 2020 | Cost: $275 (Full day)

Enrollment Deadline: January 28, 2020 | Course Date: February 5, 2020 | Cost: $165 (1/2 day) *price includes a copy of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry

Enrollment Deadline: January 30, 2020 | Course Date: February 6, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day) 

 Discover Your Talents And The Value YOU Bring
Enrollment Deadline: February 3, 2020 | Course Date: February 11, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day) 

Enrollment Deadline: February 5, 2020 | Course Date: February 13, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day) 

Enrollment Deadline: February 10, 2020 | Course Date: February 18, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day)

Enrollment Deadline: February 10, 2020 | Course Date: February 18, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day) 

Enrollment Deadline: February 11, 2020 | Course Date: February 19, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day) 

March

Enrollment Deadline: February 24, 2020 | Course Date: March 3, 2020 | Cost: $150 (1/2 day) 
 
Enrollment Deadline: March 4, 2020 | Course Date: March 12, 2020 | Cost: $458 (Full day) 
 

April

Enrollment Deadline: April 1, 2020 | Course Date: April 9, 2020 | Cost: $290 (Full day) 

Retirement Seminars

Prepare yourself for retirement, whether that time is rapidly approaching or five years down the road with two of our most popular courses. ETD offers two (2) seminars that cover important topics like life planning, continuing insurance after retirement, financial matters, and MSRS pension. There are more retirement courses open in ELM for 2019 now!

December


Course Date: December 17-18, 2019  | Cost: $145 (2 days)


January


Course Date: January 21-22, 2020  | Cost: $140 (2 days)

Core Development

Increase your effectiveness as a supervisor or manager by learning more about your role and the state specific policies and practices that impact it. Develop related leadership skill sets through exploring topics such as increasing employee engagement, performance management, onboarding, and leading change. Expand awareness of your own personal communication and leadership styles.

Supervisory and Management Development Core

Both Development Core Programs are currently being updated for 2020. We expect the next series of classes to be available through ELM soon. Until the updates, (which include e-Learning modules) are completed, these classes will NOT be available for registration. If you wish to block time on your calendar to plan for these sessions, we expect the following tentative dates:

Supervisory Development Core 
Course Date: January 14, 15,  & 16, 2020  AND February 11, 12, & 13, 2020. | Cost: $845 (6 days)

Management Development Core  
Course Date: February 4 & 5, 2020 & February 25 - 27, 2020 | Cost: $845 (5 days)

If you will send a brief message to Lovie Kidd at  lovie.kidd@state.mn.us you will receive a notification when the registration is open. You will also receive registration instructions for the class. We look forward to serving your needs and are available to support your training and development needs

Leadership Development

Cultivate your leadership to provide improved communication throughout your team. Increase team efficiency through action planning, self-assessment, redirecting and reinforcing feedback. You can also develop your leadership skills by enrolling or applying for our leadership development programs.

Currently In Session


Emerging Leaders Institute (ELI)
Enrollment Deadline: June. 6, 2019 | Course Date: September 12, 2019 to March 13, 2020

Senior Leaders Institute (SLI)
Enrollment Deadline: June. 6, 2019 | Course Date: September 13, 2019 to November 15, 2019

Visit our under Customized Leadership Development to learn more about the Zenger Folkman 360 Leadership Assessment. Contact ETD by phone (651-259-3646) or email to schedule your assessment today.

View our Upcoming Courss for current ETD courses taking place and keep an eye out for upcoming courses. 

Browse all upcoming ETD courses, programs, announcements and events available to government employees on our Calendar & Announcements page. Courses can also be found using the online Course Finder . Search for ETD courses by competency, skill topic, keyword, audience, delivery method and date.
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