Team Building for Probation Staff, 8 hours (non-sworn)
Team Building facilitates all levels of staff to unite and reflect on how they work together as a team. This course takes a look at how organizational mission statements drive programs and define ways employees interact with department customers and each other. Focused discussion time compares the organization’s mission statement with the individual staff member’s personal mission statement. Activities guide and assist participants to practice engaging in more open communication, increasing their ability to manage, resolve, and grow from conflict and power struggles. Teams analyze their problem-solving dynamics and draft Action Plans which address concrete ways to improve project execution.