Seminars

Upcoming Professional Development Seminars

The Business and Community Development division of Blackhawk Technical College offers a wide array of cost-effective workshops and seminars designed to give working adults and professionals relevant skills for today's workplace.  Whether you are an individual looking to build your skills or an employer looking to provide a few employees with training opportunities, these workshops are designed to meet your needs.  Join us for these interactive and useful workshops. 

Register here!

For more information, contact Kathleen Clothier at (608) 757- 7701 or by e-mail at: businessdevelopment@blackhawk.edu

2017 Seminars

Seminar

Site

Day

Start Date

 End Date

Time

Cost

Course Number

Forklift Operator Safety Training Central T 7/18/17 7/18/17 8:00am-4:00pm $200 13414
How to Successfully Make the Transition to Supervisor Monroe T 10/3/17 10/3/17 8:00am-12:00pm $79 51182
How to Successfully Make the Transition to Supervisor Central R 10/5/17 10/5/17 1:00pm-5:00pm $79 51183
Employment Law 101 Monroe T 10/10/17 10/10/17 8:00am-12:00pm $79 51184
Employment Law 101 Central R 10/12/17 10/12/17 1:00pm-5:00pm $79 51185
How to Communicate with Tact, Professionalism, Diplomacy Monroe T 10/17/17 10/17/17 8:00am-12:00pm $79 51186
How to Communicate with Tact, Professionalism, Diplomacy Central R 10/19/17 10/19/17 1:00pm-5:00pm $79 51187
Supervisor's Role as Trainer and Coach Monroe T 10/24/17 10/24/17 8:00am-12:00pm $79 51188
Supervisor's Role as Trainer and Coach Central R 10/26/17 10/26/17 1:00pm-5:00pm $79 51189
Emotional Intelligence Central W 9/6/2017 9/6/2017 1:00pm-5:00pm $79 51162
Project Management Central W 9/20/2017 9/20/2017 8:00am-12:00pm $79 51163
Dealing with Difficult People Central W 10/4/2017 10/4/2017 1:00pm-5:00pm $79 51164
Legal Aspects of HR Central W 10/18/2017 10/18/2017 8:00am-12:00pm $79 51165
Budgeting 101 Central M 10/23/17 10/23/17 1:00pm-5:00pm $79 51138
Marketing with Social Media Central W 10/11/17 10/11/17 4:30pm-8:30pm $79 51139
MS Word Tips & Tricks Central F 10/6/17 10/6/17 1:00pm-4:00pm $79 51140
Basic Excel: Special Features for Business Applications Central M/W 8/14/17 8/16/17 1:00pm-4:00pm $109 51141
MS Basic Excel 2010-Tips & Tricks  Central T 8/29/17 8/29/17 1:00pm-4:00pm $79 51142
MS Basic Excel 2013-Tips & Tricks  Central T 8/29/17 8/29/17 9:00am-12:00pm $79 51143
Basic Excel: Special Features for Business Applications AMTC M/W 9/18/17 9/20/17 6:00pm-9:00pm $109 51144
MS Intermediate Excel 2010-Tips & Tricks  Central T 9/26/17 9/26/17 1:00pm-4:00pm $79 51145
Intermediate Excel: Special Features for Business Applications AMTC M/W 10/2/17 10/4/17 6:00pm-9:00pm $109 51146
MS Intermediate Excel 2013-Tips & Tricks  Central R 10/12/17 10/12/17 9:00am-12:00pm $79 51147
Intermediate Excel: Special Features for Business Applications Central M/W 10/16/17 10/18/17 1:00pm-4:00pm $109 51148
MS Advanced Excel 2013-Tips & Tricks  Central T 10/31/17
10/31/17
9:00am-12:00pm $79 51149
MS Advanced Excel 2010-Tips & Tricks  Central R 11/16/17 11/16/17 9:00am-12:00pm $79 51150
Advanced Excel: Special Features for Business Applications Central M 12/11/17 12/18/17 1:00pm-4:00pm $109 51151
MS Powerpoint Tips & Tricks Central F 11/17/17 11/17/17 9:00am-12:00pm $79 51152
Teamwork in the Workplace Central W 9/13/17 9/20/17 8:00am-12:00pm $135 51153
Public Speaking Central W 9/20/17 9/20/17 4:30pm-8:30pm $79 51154
Intro to Coaching and Mentoring Central W 10/4/17 10/4/17 8:00am-12:00pm $79 51155
Critical Thinking Central W 11/8/17 11/15/17 8:00am-12:00pm $135 51156
Intro to Training and Development Central W 10/11/17 10/11/17 8:00am-12:00pm $79 51157
Solidworks AMTC T 10/31/17 11/21/17 6:00pm-9:00pm $259 51158
AutoCAD AMTC T 9/26/17 10/17/17 6:00pm-9:00pm $259 51159
Forklift-Train the Trainer AMTC
T
9/19/17 9/19/17 1:00pm-9:00pm $199 51160
Forklift Operator Safety Training AMTC T 9/26/17 9/26/17 8:00am-4:00pm $199 51161



FORKLIFT OPERATOR SAFETY

This 8 hour course is designed to provide present or future powered industrial truck operators the instruction and knowledge they need to get into compliance with OSHA standard 29CFR1910.178.  The training includes forklift capacity, stability, center of gravity, vehicle inspections, refueling, pedestrian traffic and hands on driving exercise for competency in safe driving practices.  To pass the safety training, participants must demonstrate driving proficiencies.  Passing participants receive a workplace hazard and equipment checklist for those interested in becoming fully certified by their present or future employer.  Pre-registration required one week prior to the start of the course.  Materials provided. Please note that this course requires students to sign the ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF RISKS/ACCEPTANCE OF RESPONSIBILITY AGREEMENT AND RELEASE form prior to engaging in course activities.