Society for Chemical Hazard Communication

 Professional Development Training

Advanced Leadership Skills for Hazard Communication (0.5-day)

Brochure — First offered Spring 2018 - Monday, April 23, 2018

Description and Objectives:

This workshop is designed to advance Hazard Communication leadership skills development and their practical application. Team leaders are frequently tasked with assessing problems and opportunities, defining needs and planning and implementing solutions. Leaders are often called upon to coach and mentor team members. Effective leaders are able to evaluate their performance and to determine how others view their performance. This workshop will focus on effective meetings, project planning and management, coaching and mentoring an self-assessment. Good leaders are always in demand and this workshop through lecture, discussion and interactive exercises will help provide participants with the skills critical to optimizing their leadership effectiveness - specifically in Hazard Communication, but also in the broader context of Product Stewardship.

The SCHC seminar, Leadership and Teamwork for Hazard Communication, is a recommended prerequisite for this workshop but it is not a requirement.

Intended Audience:

Hazard communication professionals looking to strengthen their leadership, teamwork and organizational alignment skills.

Director / Instructor

Robert Skoglund, Ph.D., DABT, CIH

Dr. Skoglund is the Director of Product Safety and Regulatory Affairs at Covestro LLC.  His responsibilities include compliance, safety, and stewardship - including hazard communication.

 

Instructor


 

Mark Cohen

Mark has 30 year of environmental, health and safety experience in the fields of hazard communication and chemical regulatory management.  Having held global responsibilities for industrial & institutional products, and consumer products, (M)SDS systems and emergency services; Mark now provides hazard communication services for small and medium chemical manufacturers and distributors.

 

Course Fee

$275.00 - Members
$365.00 - Nonmembers

Course Topics and Schedule
 (subject to change)

Monday, April 23, 2018
12:30-1:00 Registration
1:00-2:10

Introduction
Communication
Opening communication activity
Coaching and Mentoring
Coaching Team Exercise

2:10-2:25 Break
2:25-3:35

The Strategy of Meetings
Project Planning and Management

3:35-3:50 Break
3:50-5:00

Project Planning Small Group Exercise
Self-assessment with individual exercise
Course Assessment and Closing

 

Registration / Cancelation Policy / Hotel

Refer to Brochure.