At Tunxis Community College, our non-credit workshops are aimed at helping people enhance their professional skills and job performance. We call upon a network of instructors who bring years of real world experience and the latest thinking and best practices to their work. Classes are held on campus in Farmington and at our Bristol facility.

  • For more information, contact Tunxis@Bristol at 860.314.4700.
  • Check out the rest of our Professional Development training at: https://www.tunxis.edu/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/DAS-Catalog.pdf

The New Supervisor Survival Kit – ONLINE Training

March 25, 2021, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (TH)

Bristol Center-Front-webThis ‘nuts-and-bolts’ workshop is crammed with dozens of ‘field tested’ tips and techniques to put you on the path to supervisory success. You’ll learn what it takes to transition to supervisor and how to survive and thrive in today’s challenging environment. You will learn how to overcome your initial fears and concerns about your new (or prospective) role, how to make the transition from ‘buddy to boss,’ and how to take steps to gain instant initial success. You will learn the key 15 successful supervisory strategies that will be critical to your success

Fee:  $90.00     Instructor: Margaret DeMarino

Location: Tunxis@Bristol Campus, 430 North Main Street, Bristol, CT

To register email: Call us at 860-314-4700

Effective Leadership Skills for Women – ONLINE Training

March 30, 2021, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (T)

This session is designed to help women assess their current leadership skills and improve those that they see as needing the most improvement. It stresses confidence, power and the natural skills that women bring to leadership. The session also helps women become more successful dealing with conflicts, interactions that make them feel powerless and with difficult people.

Fee:  $90.00     Instructor: Amy Blackwood

Location:  Tunxis@Bristol Campus, 430 North Main St., Bristol CT

To register call us at 860-314-4700.

Project Management, the REAL Facts – ONLINE Training

May 12, 2021, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (W)

Leading Teams with Purpose and Results As workplaces adapt further to post-COVID-19 realities and lessons learned, you’ll lead more teams. Whether in-person at the office or virtual held online, your teams need to be organized with purpose and productive with results. This workshop covers leadership roles, types of teams, membership, goals, team stages, virtual teams, meetings, communication, conflict, difficult people, problem solving, decision making, outcomes, and reports. Leave with a plan to lead your team or even bring team members with you to shape the team you’ve started.

Fee: $90.00     Instructor: Wally Kpstrzewa
To register call us at 860-314-4700

How Can I Control Stress in MY Life – IN THE Classroom

May 26, 2021, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (W)

This experiential workshop will enable participants to learn a variety of techniques that will help them in managing their stress and anxiety both at home and at work. As we know now, stress is the cause of most illness and disease; thereby creating much distress on the body. Come join me to learn visualization, affirmations, minute meditation, body scanning, breathing techniques and an understanding of energy that will give you an edge in realizing your life filled with more positive and enjoyable moments. Learning Objective: Students will learn techniques to help them manage stress both at work and at home.

Fee: $90.00    

Instructor: Barbara Pinti

Location:  Tunxis@Bristol, 430 North Main Street, Bristol, CT 06010 – On Ground Class

To register call us at 860-314-4700

Effective Business Writing – Learn How to Write Again – IN THE Classroom

June 8, 2021, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (T)

If you can’t write online then learn it the way that works, in person!

In this course, participants will learn the key principles that make business writing effective. The principles cover wording, composition, organization, tone, persuasion, and format. Participants will learn a concept; read an example; and put the concept into immediate practice. Learning Objectives: Demonstrate the ability to create business e-mails, letters and other communications that deliver a clear message. Increase writing efficiency by knowing and applying proven business writing principles. Increase the response rate to communications through professional presentation

Fee:  $90.00

Instructor: Frances Trelease

Location:   Tunxis@Bristol, 430 North Main Street, Bristol CT

To register call 860-314-4700

Tunxis Main Campus (Farmington)