New Courses Available!
Fall is right around the corner and so are the new course offerings from the Planning and Professional Development department! Instructor-Led and Self-Directed development courses are available for faculty and staff. Please see below for specific course listings.
The Office of Planning and Professional Development is pleased to offer the following training resources for the 2017-18 academic year. Please contact Dr. Kristen Getka, Training Coordinator, at extension 3104 or at Kristen.Getka@DaytonaState.edu to develop and schedule an effective training solution for your area’s specific training needs.
Instructor-Led Soft Skills Development:
|Change Management||Coaching and Mentoring|
|Communication Strategies||Creative Problem Solving|
|Effective Discipline and Purposeful Documentation||Meeting Management for Efficiency and Effectiveness|
|Performance Management: A Practice, Procedure, or Process?||Soft Skills Ninja: 5 Skills Every Ninja Needs|
|Teamwork and Team Building||Time Management|
|Transitioning from Peer to Supervisor||What Type of Leader am I?|
Instructor-Led Technical Skill Development:
Microsoft 365 or Microsoft Office 2016
Self-Directed Development Resources
Over 6,000 video-based courses available
- An incredible assortment of topics to choose from
- Select only the course topics you need or view the entire course
- Create customized playlists for unique learning needs
The Skillsoft Library has a selection of over 30 courses that address a variety of training topics. See below for a detailed list.
All Daytona State College employees have FREE access to this resource! To log in, click on the logo above, the link below or enter it into your browser window and enter your login credentials.
URL Link: https://is033.skillport.com/
User Name: DSC email address
*The email address format for most employees hired prior to September 15, 2015 is
the first 6 characters of your last name followed by your first name initial (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The format for most employees hired after September 15, 2015 is firstname_lastname(xxxx)@daytonastate.edu.
If you are experiencing difficulties logging in, please contact Kristen Getka at extension #3104 or at Kristen_Getka@DaytonaState.edu.
Password: DSC Employee ID #
If you need assistance, please contact Kristen Getka at extension 3104.
2017-2018 Skillsoft Course Listing
|Aligning Goals and Priorities to Manage Time||Becoming More Professional through Business Etiquette|
|Being an Effective Team Member||Clarity and Conciseness in Business Writing|
|Cultivating Relationships with Your Peers||Detecting and Dealing with Performance Problems|
|Difficult People: Strategies to Keep Everyone Working Together||Emotional Intelligence: Building Self-Management Skills|
|Ensuring Successful Presentation Delivery||Establishing Team Goals and Responsibilities, and Using Feedback Effectively|
|Facing the Management Challenges of Difficult Behavior and Diverse Teams||Harassment Prevention for Employees/Managers|
|How Culture Impacts Communication||How to Manage Difficult Conversations|
|Leading through Positive Influence||Making Feedback a Regular Occurrence|
|Managing Multigenerational Employees||Mastering Active Listening in the Workplace|
|Organizations Change So Get Ready||Overcoming Your Own Unconscious Biases|
|Personal Power and Credibility||Planning Meetings Fit for Purpose|
|Positive Atmosphere: Establishing a Positive Work Environment||Positive Atmosphere: Establishing an Engaged Workforce|
|Solving Problems: Generating and Evaluating Alternatives||Taking Stock of Your Work/Life Balance|
|The Building Blocks of Building Trust||The Reality of Being a First-time Manager|
|Title IX for Higher Education||Understanding Unconscious Bias|
|Working Out and Through Conflict||Your Role in Workplace Diversity|