• Program: Public Works
  • Course: From Line to Leadership: Transitioning from Operations to Supervision
  • Course #: PWRK1100
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This class is tailored for the new supervisor and those thinking of taking their career to the next level. Built on solid leadership practices, the session focuses on necessary supervisory skills, tips for developing personal influence, avoiding common pitfalls, and identifying ways to make the most of the leadership opportunity. The open discussion format and problem-solving exercises are an excellent way to prepare new leaders for their changing role.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Demonstrate critical thinking in the assessment of workplace scenarios
Differentiate between good and poor supervisory actions
Acquaint self with a distinct leadership profile
Indicate personal readiness to take on additional responsibility at work
Employ attributes needed for project management and group interactions
Summarize a personal response to a given leadership situation

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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