training

Fermilab updated its Communication Policy in July 2019. The Office of Communication has created a short ITNA training that summarizes the main points of the policy and provides examples of situations that employees and users might encounter and how to handle them. The new training requirement will be rolled out this week.

The Everything DiSC Workplace assessment helps you gain insight into your own behavior and that of others. Understand and appreciate the styles of the people you work with. Learn how to communicate and influence others more effectively and create strategies for overcoming obstacles when working with those whose DiSC style differs from yours. The half-day workshop includes a 20-page workplace-specific report that focuses on your priorities and strengths as well as those of others and provides clear strategies for building…

The WDRS Talent Acquisition team has created a supplemental workshop to assist members of hiring committees with interview training.  We will host monthly Just In Time Management Interview Training sessions from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. in the ConFESSional conference room (WH5E). This class will provide an overview of the interviewing/hiring process at Fermilab. The class is open to anyone who serves on a Hiring Committee and has not completed the “Behavioral Interviewing” class within the Fermilab Management Practices (FMP) curriculum….

ASME BPV Code, Section IX: Welding, Brazing, and Fusing Qualifications is a 3-day course for Mechanical Engineers, QC Personnel, Welding Supervisors, and Welding Inspectors who need to stay in compliance with Section IX requirements. The course content includes: Historic perspective of welding and code development Relationship of Section IX to other codes Review of welding processes In-depth review of SMA (shield metal arc welding) Practical aspects Selecting, preparing and welding the test coupon Welder and welding operator qualifications Impact tested…

The Everything DiSC Workplace assessment helps you gain insight into your own behavior and that of others. Understand and appreciate the styles of the people you work with. Learn how to communicate and influence others more effectively and create strategies for overcoming obstacles when working with those whose DiSC style is different from yours. The half day workshop comes with a 20-page workplace-specific report that focuses on your priorities and strengths as well as those of others and provides clear…

LabVIEW courses have been scheduled for new and experienced users. National Instruments will present LabVIEW: Core 1 and LabVIEW: Core 2 courses in July. For further information, dates and enrollment go to the Professional Development website at https://hr.fnal.gov/training/curriculum/ LabVIEW: Core 1 LabVIEW: Core 2

LabVIEW courses

LabVIEW courses have been scheduled for new and experienced users.  National Instruments will present LabVIEW: Core 1 and LabVIEW: Core 2 courses in July.  For further information, dates and enrollment go to the Professional Development website. LabVIEW: Core 1 LabVIEW: Core 2

Learn about Altium Designer for schematic entry and printed circuit board layout.  We have scheduled two Altium courses to be held at the training center: “Boot Camp” is a 3 day intro/fundamentals course 5/13 – 5/15 “Special Ops” is a 2 day advanced course 5/16 – 5/17 Currently there are openings in both courses so please consider attending — this is a great convenient opportunity to get hands on training and increase your level of productivity with Altium. more info…

C++/STL Training

The Professional Development Office has scheduled C++/STL on May 20-24.  Professor Glenn Downing, Assistant Professor of Instruction, Department of Computer Science at the University of Texas at Austin, will present a five-day class on the syntax and semantics of C++ and the Standard Template Library.  Software developers, technical managers, post docs and grad students are invited to enroll at https://hr.fnal.gov/training/curriculum/ under Computer Courses.