2018 Program Calendar


Further information regarding course descriptions and course registration can be accessed via MyCareer Online.

Please note courses are for staff members only.

New Courses for 2018

Talent and Leaderhsip Development has several new courses on offer for 2018 as listed below:

  • Building Your Professional Identity - an interactive workshop designed to assist staff in building a positive professional identity, learn how to leverage key alliances and the importance of promoting your value.
  • Creating Wellness at Work - this course is designed to help staff identify and explore strategies to enhance wellnmess in the workplace.
  • Introduction to Project Management - a one-day workshop providing an introduction to projects, and provides guidance on how attendees can either manage small projects or support the management of larger projects.
  • Web Accessibility - this course is about optimising our digital content to help ensure everyone has equal access to web content.
  • Organisational Storytelling - an interactive workshop which explores the 'power of story' and survace awareness of how our conversations impact culture.
  • Writing to Persuade - this course is the companion to Writing with Clarity and is designed to develop your writing skills to help get your recommendations accepted.

Staff are encouraged to utilise the following online resources for training and development in areas not provided as internal face to face programs:

If you have a specific development requirement that is not covered by the TLD program or the online resources, then please contact TLD directly to discuss your needs.

January

DateEvent
4 JanuaryTalent and Leadership Development open for 2018         

February

DateEvent
1 FebruaryRecruiting the Right Person:  Behavioural Interviewing
1 FebruaryTRIM Records Management
5 FebruarySQUIZ Matrix Edit+
6 FebruaryJob Applications and Interview Skills
7 February

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 1: People, Performance Excellence
Coaching for Growth & Success

14 February

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 1: People, Performance Excellence
Managing Performance & Achievement

21 February

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 1:  People, Performance Excellence
Developing High Performing Teams

21 FebruaryTRIM Records Management

March

DateEvent
6 March           SQUIZ Matrix Edit+
8 MarchOrientation for New Staff
13 MarchTRIM Records Management
16 MarchResearcher Seminar Series
21 MarchAcademic Careers & Development (opens in a new window) Forum
21 MarchWeb Accessibility **New for 2018**

April

DateEvent
12 AprilTRIM Records Management
17 AprilRecruiting the Right Person: Behavioural Interviewing Refresher
17 April             SQUIZ Matrix Edit+
19 AprilResearcher Development Event
26 AprilCreating Wellness @ Work **New for 2018**
30 April

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 1: People, Performance Excellence
Coaching for Growth & Success

May

DateEvent
1 May Collaborative Decision Making: using Six Thinking Hats
1 May            TRIM Records Management
2 May             

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 2:  Minimising Risk - Maximising Value
Legal Responsibilities in a Nut Shell

9 May

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 1: People, Performance Excellence
Developing High Performing Teams

10 May             Ally Training
15 MayFoundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 1: People, Performance Excellence
Developing High Performing Teams
15 May             Web Accessibility **New for 2018**
16 May             

Hows and Whys of Process Mapping (Course Fee $275.00)

17 May      International Student Compliance - ESOS at Western
18 MayManaging Workplace Conflict
21 MayPresentation Skills
22 MayEarly and Mid-Career Academic Network
22 MayPsychology of Influence (Course Fee $275.00)
23 MayTRIM User Forum
24 MayJob Application and Interview Skills
28 MaySharePoint Online for Site Owners Level 1
29 MayResearcher Development Event
30 MayFoundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 2: Minimising Risk - Maximising Value
Preventing Things Going Pear Shaped
31 MayOrientation for New Staff

June

DateEvent
4 JuneProjects Network
4 JuneSQUIZ Matrix Edit+
5 June             Meetings & Minutes @ Western Sydney U (Course Fee $275.00)
6 June             Mental Health First Aid @ WSU - Day 1 of 2 (Course Fee $275.00)
7 JuneMental Health First Aid @ WSU - Day 2 of 2 (Course Fee $275.00)
13 June             Campus Based Speed Mentoring
13 June             Yammer Basics Course
14 June             

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 2: Minimising Risk - Maximising Value
WH&S for Managers and Supervisors

14 June             TRIM Records Management
15 JuneResearch Seminar Series
18 JuneSharePoint for Site Owners Level 1
19 JuneOrganisational Storytelling **New for 2018**
21 JuneAcademic Careers & Development Forum (opens in a new window)
25 JuneRecruiting the Right Person: Behavioural Interviewing
26 JuneManaging Yourself Through Change
28 JuneCustomer Service and Professional Communication

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July

DateEvent
2 July     

Building your Professional Identity **New for 2018** (Course Fee $275.00)

3 July            SQUIZ Matrix Edit+
5 July             TRIM Records Management
17 JulyWeb Accessibility **New for 2018**
24 JulySocial Media Channel Manager
24 JulyRespect. Now. Always. General Information Session
25 JulyRespect. Now. Always. First Responders Training
25 JulyTRIM Records Management

August

DateEvent
7 August Orientation for New Staff
8 AugustIntroduction to Project Management **New for 2018**
9 AugustSQUIZ Matrix Edit+
13 AugustAlly Training - Bankstown Campus
14 August            Campus Based Speed Mentoring
14 August             TRIM Records Management
15 August             

Improve your Business Processes with '8 steps to Tango' (Course Fee $275.00)

16 August             Researcher Development Event
20 AugustMeetings and Minutes @Western (Course Fee ($275.00)
21 August             Recruit the Right Person: Behavioural Interviewing Refresher
22 August             Job Applications and Interview Skills
24 AugustEarly and Mid-Career Academic Network
29 AugustInclusive & Diverse Workshops: Creating LGBTIQ Inclusive Workplaces - Managers and Supervisors only
29 August            

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 1:  People, Performance Excellence
Coaching for Growth & Success

31 AugustEarly and Mid-Career Academic Network

September

DateEvent
3 SeptemberInclusive & Diverse Workshops: Sexual and sex-based harassment - All Staff
4 SeptemberSQUIZ Matrix Edit+
5 September

TRIM Records Management

5 SeptemberWriting with Clarity (Course Fee $275)
6 SeptemberInclusive & Diverse Workshops: Sexual and sex-based harassment - Managers and Supervisors workshop
6 SeptemberThe Essential Guide to Navigating Contracts at Western
10 September

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 2:  Minimising Risk - Maximising Value
Legal Responsibilities in a Nutshell

11 September             Mental Health First Aid @ WSU - Day 1 of 2 (Course Fee $275.00)
12 September             Mental Health First Aid @ WSU - Day 2 of 2 (Course Fee $275.00)
12 SeptemberRespect. Now. Always. First Responders Training
17 September Inclusive & Diverse Workshops: Overcoming Unconscious Bias - All Staff
17 September             

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 1: People, Performance Excellence
Managing Performance & Achievement

18 SeptemberInclusive & Diverse Workshops: Overcoming Unconscious Bias - All Staff
18 SeptemberCreating Wellness @ Work
20 SeptemberProfessional Staff Network
24 SeptemberFoundational Leadership Management Program - Critical Management Conversations - NEW 2018
25 SeptemberPresentation Skills
26 SeptemberTRIM Records Management
26 SeptemberWorking with Emotional Intelligence (Course Fee $275.00)
27 September Managing Yourself Through Change

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October

DateEvent
3 OctoberSQUIZ Matrix Edit+
3 OctoberMental Health First Aid Refresher (Course Fee $125.00)
4 OctoberRecruiting the Right Person: Behavioural Interviewing
9 OctoberCollaborative Decision Making: Using Six Thinking Hats
10 October

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 2: Minimising Risk - Maximising Value
Preventing Things Going Pear Shaped

10 OctoberRespect. Now. Always. General Information Session
11 OctoberAlly Training
15 OctoberEarly and Mid-Career Academic Network (opens in a new window)
16 October

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 1:  People, Performance Excellence
Developing High Performing Teams

16 OctoberSharePoint for Site Owners Level 1
17 OctoberWriting to Persuade **New for 2018** (Course Fee $275.00)
18 OctoberCustomer Service and Professional Communication
18 OctoberTRIM Records Management
24 OctoberTools for Personal Productivity (Course Fee $275.00)
25 OctoberManaging Workplace Conflict
29 OctoberOrganisational Storytelling **New for 2018**

November

DateEvent
1 November

Projects Network

1 NovemberSQUIZ Matrix Edit+
6 NovemberRespect. Now. Always. General Information Session
7 November             Introduction to Project Management **New for 2018**
7 November             TRIM Records Management
8 November             Yammer Basics
9 November             Early and Mid-Career Academic Network
14 NovemberResearcher Development Event
15 November

Foundational Leadership & Management Program (opens in a new window)
Module 2: Minimising Risk - Maximising Value
WH&S for Managers and Supervisors

20 NovemberOrientation for New Staff
21 NovemberBuilding Your Professional Identity (Course Fee $275.00) ** New for 2018**
28 NovemberRecruiting the Right Person: Behavioural Interviewing Refresher
29 NovemberTRIM Records Management
29 NovemberOrientation for New Staff

December

DateEvent
4 DecemberResearch Seminar Series
4 DecemberSQUIZ Matrix Edit+
5 DecemberRespect. Now. Always. First Responders Training