Below is a menu of professional development training offered to Full-Time Staff. Check out upcoming events on the right side menu

  • Blue Green Splash Screen

    At North Lake College, we believe that learning is a lifelong process and knowledge is acquired in many different ways. We are very fortuitous to have a faculty, staff, and student body who share a vision for making this institution the very best. Sometimes our unswerving commitment to excellence leads to special awards or recognitions, […]

  • North Lake College PDD

    *Updated as of 2/27/2019 at 1:09pm*Equity in the Classroom: Stress, Anxiety, and the Role Counseling and Disability Services Can Play moved from A347 to C244 Thursday, February 28th – 9am-4pm Program Overview10:00am – 11:30am – Keynote AddressLocation: Jack E. Singley Performance Hall Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab Paying the Price – College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal […]

  • Blazer Self

    next offered for new employees only Friday October 11th An introduction to the Clifton Strengths, a tool to help develop how you use your talents to achieve academic, career and personal success.

  • Blazer Service

    next offered for new employees only Friday October 11th In this session, participants will review the importance of excellent service and identify what that service looks like in their current role at North Lake College.  The session will provide a framework for service standards and help participants better utilize their themes by applying their strengths […]

  • Blazer Life

    next offered Friday October 25th This session will focus on how Strength themes can be utilized to provide adequate work/life balance.  Participants will leverage their themes to work through difficult situations and understand how to apply them in their lifestyle.

  • Blazer Talents

    The purpose of this session is to provide participants with an opportunity to learn about Strength themes that are not part of their own top five.  We will explore key theme dynamics to better appreciate the value of diversity of Strength themes here at North Lake College.

  • Blazer Teams logo text: Unlocking your Team's Potential Wildfire Institute

    The Power of Teams examines the interaction of individuals as a team, the strengths that the group brings as a whole, how recognition of the “group” talents can lead to better communication and elevate the team profile of delivery of better customer service. This session examines the team grids of strengths, the domains of leadership […]

  • Services

    available anytime after completing Blazer Self The coaching sessions are one-on-one individual meetings conducted by a Gallup Strengths Certified coach. The purpose of these sessions are to work with individual employees to help focus on particular areas of personal strengths development or to help leverage an employee’s strengths to complete a goal or outcome. Depending […]

  • background blurred out students walking into school with text overlay stating "Campus Safety 101"

    This session features a comprehensive overview of NLC specific Emergency Response protocols and procedures, including a live active shooter demonstration.

  • Privacy

    As support services employees, we are frequently privy, whether intentionally or unintentionally, to sensitive and/or confidential information. It is vital that to maintain our privacy standards by protecting information and ensuring that only those who need it are able to access it. In this session, we will discuss specific privacy obligations and help participants determine […]

  • My DCCCCD Success Icons

    This training is specific to the new electronic performance management system. Be sure to sign up for a section specific to employees.

Upcoming Events for Full-Time Staff

9:00 am NLC – Blazer Life: Find Your Wor... @ G402
NLC – Blazer Life: Find Your Wor... @ G402
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
NLC - Blazer Life: Find Your Work-Life Integration @ G402
This session will focus on two of The Five Elements of Well-Being and provide participants with strategies on how they can leverage their themes to better integrate work and life. Attendees receive 3.0 PDUs Register on myDCCCDsuccess Learning: Keywords: NLC, Blazer, Strengths-Based, Work-Life, Well-Being, Strengths New to myDCCCDsuccess Learning? Learn how to register.
11:30 am NLC – Teaching Squares Round Up @ K322
NLC – Teaching Squares Round Up @ K322
Nov 8 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
NLC - Teaching Squares Round Up @ K322
Interested in being a part of Teaching Squares? Here’s your chance!  The Teaching Squares program provides advisors, faculty, and adjuncts with an opportunity to gain new insight into teaching through a non-evaluative process of reciprocal classroom observation and self-reflection.  As part of this program, you will find a partner that you would be interested in[...]
11:00 am NLC – Common Book Sessions – Mar... @ H200
NLC – Common Book Sessions – Mar... @ H200
Nov 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
NLC - Common Book Sessions - Martian Maker Challenge @ H200
Compete with students, faculty, and staff as you test your skills in a variety of maker-spaces inspired by The Martian. To participate and compete, please download the GooseChase app available for free from Apple and Google. You will receive registration and log in information at the event. GooseChase Website: Apple: Google: Attendees[...]
1:30 pm NLC – Chancellor’s Address @ P302 - Performance Hall
NLC – Chancellor’s Address @ P302 - Performance Hall
Nov 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
NLC - Chancellor's Address @ P302 - Performance Hall
  This session has been rescheduled until November.  Please look for additional information to be shared via e-mail.  This address will be presented by DCCCD’s Chancellor, Dr. Joe May. Attendees receive 2.0 PDUs Register on myDCCCDsuccess Learning: Keywords: NLC, Chancellor, Joe May, address, DCCCD, district New to myDCCCDsuccess Learning? Learn how to register.

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