AGC San Diego Construction Education & Safety Training Catalog 2015 July-December 2015 - Page 13

AGC San Diego Education & Safety Training Catalog July - December 2015 Personal assessment tools: Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument, DiSC Assessment, CheckPoint 360°™ evaluation, team projects, and instruction by field experienced constructors, participants will: We thank the following companies for supporting the AGC Leadership in Construction program • Identify their personal leadership style through a series of personal assessments, including a CheckPoint 360°™ evaluation • Examine the principles of leadership and discuss strategies to implement them with coworkers in the field and/or office • Compare the difference between management and leadership and learn to distinguish qualities of each • Examine and demonstrate an effective model for conflict resolution • Map an action plan for continued personal and professional growth • Participate in various group activities and assignments to reinforce concepts covered in presentations and discussions What is the CheckPoint 360°™ Evaluation? The CheckPoint 360°™ is an employee-assessment test used primarily to evaluate the leadership skills and effectiveness of managers and leaders. This assessment compiles a feedback system from your boss, direct reports, and peers with a personalized program for developing specific leadership skills based on that feedback. The reports explain how to improve training, management techniques, and communication for greater success. The CheckPoint 360°™ evaluation alone is valued at $320. Testimonials from participants: “This class proved to be everything I thought it was going to be and it was a great opportunity for both young and old construction professionals to learn more about themselves and how to best interact with peers, reports and management” “As for continuing education I can’t think of a better course to understanding one’s personal leadership characteristics to help them be a more effective leader/manager. This class has provided the tools to become a dynamic leader” – B. Richie (Soltek Pacific) – R. Calkins (Shimmick Construction) WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Company Executives Project Engineers Project Managers Estimators Operation Managers Project Superintendents Front Line Supervisors Safety Managers The Associated General Contractors of America, San Diego Chapter, Inc. Building Your Quality of Life 11