ACEC Colorado Launches New Leadership Development Program
DENVER, CO The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Colorado announces open enrollment for Level I and Level II of its new Leadership Development Program, which begins in Denver, Colorado.
Each level of the program will provide nine, four-hour training sessions that focus on leadership, business and management skill training and enhancement for professionals working in the consulting engineering industry. Level I is designed for pre-supervisory project engineers and planners, and Level II is designed for project managers senior technical leads, team leads and task leads who manage people. Program topics include communication and relationships, coaching and development, employment law, staffing, project financial management, team dynamics, change management, achieving results and leadership theories.
Using feedback from ACEC Colorado member firms, the new, four-part program was developed and will be taught primarily by Calla Pott, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, of Align By Design (Fort Collins, Colorado). ACEC Colorado will offer Level III and Level IV of the Leadership Development Program in subsequent years.
ACEC Colorado is a business organization dedicated to advancing professionals in the independent practice of consulting engineering and is a conduit for professional training and industry resources. Offering advanced professional development programs, therefore, is essential to its mission.