Supervisory Leadership Development

The Supervisory Leadership Development program was developed by Florida International University in collaboration with Miami-Dade County. The program is a two-day certificate program for supervisory/professional level employees that offers tools and strategies to meet the unique challenges Miami-Dade County leaders face in the workplace.

The Supervisory Leadership Development program includes interactive activities and discussions on topics affecting Miami-Dade County. All 16 leadership competencies will be covered at varying degrees providing maximum benefit to participants.

The program is by invitation only and runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Human Resources department will contact eligible employees to be scheduled for this training program.

Upon completion of this certificate program, participants will:

  • Understand how each employee contributes to delivering excellence every day
  • Know how high-performing teams achieve common goals and drive results
  • Gain knowledge on how to build accountability within teams and among departments
  • Involve others to increase collaborative decision making, improve communication and effect positive results
  • Gain information, skills and knowledge on how to apply effective team skills to solve group problems and build strong working relationships
  • Develop skills on effective coaching and conflict prevention
  • Develop techniques on effective recognition, delegation and empowerment
  • Gain information, skills and knowledge on effective performance management and employee feedback