Alameda County Training & Education Center


For Learners

Training and educational opportunities for Alameda County employees and organizations in the East Bay

All live in-person classes are cancelled until further notice. On-demand and live online classes are available.

Featured Classes

Supervisor Development Program - November 3 to December 17

This comprehensive series trains on the essential skills and competencies of effective supervision and leadership.

Supervisor Development Program - November 3 to December 17

This comprehensive series trains on the essential skills and competencies of effective supervision and leadership. The series will teach you how to successfully navigate organizational dynamics, inspire and promote engagement among your employees, strategically plan, effectively communicate and build relationships, and establish a cohesive, productive team that can work through challenges and conflicts. The key competencies covered include strategic thinking, political and business acumen, organizational planning, communication and relationships, coaching, and accountability.
Recommended for Supervisors and Team/Project-Leads. Participants will receive a program certificate upon successful completion of the series.



Tuesdays and Thursdays for six weeks, 10:00-11:30 am
November 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, December 1, 3, 8, 10, 15 and 17

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Leading w/ Emotional Intelligence (EQ) – November 10

It has become important for us to understand how to harness emotions to cultivate productivity and effective workplace relationships.

Leading with Emotional Intelligence (EQ) – November 10

The Unique Intersection of the Head & the Heart
Emotions are everywhere and, especially the office. It has become important for us to understand how to harness emotions to cultivate productivity and effective workplace relationships. Deficiencies in civility (i.e. courteousness or being considerate) continue to be an issue in the US with the vast majority – some 93% identifying it as a problem in society. The workplace may be ground zero for civility to progress.



1:00 pm – 3:00 pm | County: $25 | Public/ Non Profit: $60

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StrengthsFinder – December 1

In this half-day class, you will use the StrengthsFinder assessment to discover your natural talents and special interests.

StrengthsFinder – December 1

Did you know that people who use their strengths daily are six times more likely to be engaged, satisfied, and productive on the job and less likely to experience stress or anxiety? In this half-day class, you will use the StrengthsFinder assessment to discover your natural talents and special interests. Through reflection, discussions, and group activities, you will begin to understand how to articulate and apply your unique value in a way that is deeper than the stereotypical phrases we often use to describe ourselves.



1:00 pm – 4:30 pm | County: $25 | Public/ Non Profit: $60

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Managing Within Disability Laws and Leaves – December 9

This interactive workshop provides a comprehensive overview of Federal and State Disability laws and leave provisions, and related County policies and procedures.

Managing Within Disability Laws and Leaves – December 9

For Alameda County Managers & Supervisors Only
There have been significant changes in disability related employment law over the past several years. Specifically, more types of employee absences are protected by the recently amended Family Medical Leave Act, more employees are covered. Understanding and managing these laws and leaves is critical. This interactive workshop provides a comprehensive overview of Federal and State Disability laws and leave provisions, and related County policies and procedures. It will also provide you with a wealth of information on resources and how to manage a variety of disability leaves and provisions, including Family Medical Leave Act, California Family Rights Act, Pregnancy Disability Leave, Maternity & Child Bonding Leave, and much more.



1:00 pm – 5:00 pm | County: No Fee | Public/ Non Profit: N/A

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Class Categories

Developing individuals

Programs for individuals and leaders to develop skill proficiency

Developing leaders

Programs for leaders to enhance their ability to support others

Media & software

Learn computer software technology and social media

Degrees

Earn an accredited degree or certificate