Talent Development Courses

Recruit, develop, and retain a highly skilled workforce with Mid-State's talent development courses. Options include online or online live courses as well as free, self-paced instruction.

Beginning Excel

Students learn to create, modify, and format spreadsheets, charts, and graphics. Students also learn to perform calculations and analysis on data.

January 4 - 21 • Online
Class #: 21348 • Cost: $161.73

Cyber Security Basics

Discover the fundamentals of cybersecurity as well as the methods that should be implemented to make sure your computer systems are protected.

Self-Paced
Cost: Free

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Every organization is responsible for ensuring cybersecurity. The ability to protect its information systems from impairment or even theft is essential to success. Implementing effective security measures will not only offer liability protection; it will also increase efficiency and productivity.

With our “Cybersecurity” workshop, your participants will discover the fundamentals of cybersecurity as well as the methods that should be implemented to make sure their computer systems are protected.

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High Performance Teams – Remote Workforce

Set up your high performance teams to accomplish any task when working remotely.

Self-Paced
Cost: Free

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High Performance Teams - Remote Workforce is all about the organizations, teams, or groups working in a virtual environment that are focused on achieving the same goals. Bringing team members together through a virtual environment can be a challenging task. This workshop identifies these challenges and helps your participants push through to success.

With our High Performance Teams - Remote Workforce workshop, your participants will begin to see how important it is to develop a core set of high performance skills, while working remotely. By knowing and managing the way people interact in a remote environment, you will be setting up your high performance teams to accomplish any task.

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Intermediate Excel

Students learn to summarize and analyze large data sets. Some of Excel’s data tools and what-if tools are applied. Prerequisite: Microsoft Office-Introduction or Excel-Beginning.

December 4 - 21 • Online
Class #: 21351 • Cost: $161.73

Managing for Quality

Apply skills and tools necessary to implement and maintain a continuous improvement environment.

Online
Cost: $476.19

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Apply skills and tools necessary to implement and maintain a continuous improvement environment. Each learner will demonstrate the application of a personal philosophy of quality, identify stakeholder relationships, identify ways to meet/exceed customer expectations, apply a systems-focused approach, use quality models and tools, manage a quality improvement project, and measure effectiveness of continuous improvement activities.

January 4 – 21 • Online 
Class #: 24593 • Course Fee: $476.19

Stress Management

Develop methods for addressing any stressful situation and build your toolbox of personal skills to reduce stress.

Self-Paced
Cost: Free

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Positive and negative stress is a constant influence on all of our lives. The trick is to maximize the positive stress and to minimize the negative stress. Your participants will be shown how stress can be positive and negative, and we’ll look at the Triple A approach that will form the basis of this workshop.

The Stress Management workshop will give participants a three-option method for addressing any stressful situation, as well as a toolbox of personal skills, including using routines, relaxation techniques, and a stress log system. They will also understand what lifestyle elements they can change to reduce stress.

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Supervision

Applies skills and tools necessary to perform the functions of a contemporary frontline leader. 

Online
Cost: $476.19

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Applies skills and tools necessary to perform the functions of a contemporary frontline leader. Students engage in operational planning, analyze organizational structures, review the staffing process, employ techniques to enhance employee personal and group effectiveness, and develop control techniques to measure effectiveness in the above areas.

January 4 – 18 • Online 
Class #: 24592 • Course Fee: $476.19

UGotClass

Additional online live classes are available through our partnership with UGotClass.