Eagan, MN (PRWEB) February 24, 2014
MEA’s Utility Leadership Academy (ULA) is offering in person Field Leader Training in April and a series of two complimentary webinars starting in March.
Field Leader Training – On the Line: Building Team Leader Skills
Topic focus: Effective leadership for energy industry crews
Time frame: April 2-3, 2014
Location: St. Paul, MN at the MEA Training Center
Cost: MEA Members $675, Non-Members $875
Give line team leaders practical, hands-on experience in how to effectively lead their crews with Field Leader Training, an energy industry focused, two-day course. Perfect for Foremen, Crew Leaders, Leads, Craft and Shift Supervisors. Field Leader Training provides for the specialty training needs of the energy industry field team leader by focusing on how to effectively direct the activities of their crew and communicate with management. Check out participant videos from our 2013 Field Leader Training events.
Webinar: Identifying Safe Employees: Attitudes and Behaviors that lead to Safety Issues
March 13, 2014
Learn the characteristics that lead to safety issues and how incidents can happen when these are present. Understand how knowledge of these characteristics can be leveraged to improve safety and learn about development tools including the opportunity to take a discounted online safety assessment.
Webinar: Characteristics of Effective Leadership for Utility Team Building
April 24, 2014
Team leaders are not born with skills for coordinating and directing other people. Like everyone else, leaders learn through their successes and failures which ingredients work best with different people and situations. Learn ways to build and maintain teamwork in your crew and the 7 characteristics of effective leadership such as the skills necessary to communication more effectively. Enjoy insights from Dan Mode, the experienced Field Leader Training instructor MEA has worked with for over five years.
For all events contact Shannon Miller at (651) 289-9600 x110 or shannonm(at)midwestenergy(dot)org or visit http://www.midwestenergy.org to register.
The Utility Leadership Academy (ULA) is a service of Midwest ENERGY Association (MEA).
MEA serves the people that deliver electricity and natural gas to homes and business. MEA (Midwest ENERGY Association) was founded as a trade association over 100 years ago by distribution utilities, whose vision was to improve safety and efficiency. Today, energy delivery companies around the globe benefit from MEA's industry learning seminars, operations summits, and other events. Members collaborated to develop EnergyU, the world's premier online training and testing system for energy delivery companies.