EEO for Managers and Supervisors

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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

This course is designed to provide managers and supervisors with a basic understanding of EEO laws and regulations as well as their responsibilities with respect to EEO, affirmative employment and managing diversity.

PROGRAM OBJECTIVE:

After the completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the basics of EEO law and theories of discrimination;
  • Understand the 1614 regulations and federal sector EEO process;
  • Recognize ways to avoid decision-making which will lead to the filing of a discrimination complaint;
  • Get a better understanding of the benefits of ADR;
  • Become aware of their obligations under the Rehabilitation Act;
  • Describe management’s responsibilities with respect to affirmative employment and managing diversity

 

DATES: 

Aug. 22-23, 2012

8:30am-4:30pm     

                                   

U.S. DHS/FEMA

500 C Street, SW  6th Floor Red Room

Washington, DC

Notes: Contact Person on Site Doug Goudy (202) 646-4291

                                               

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

 

This program is intended for FEMA permanent, full-time managers and supervisors.  CORE and temporary full-time employees are welcome on a space available basis.  

 

The program is particularly beneficial for, but not limited to, employees in the following positions:

 

  • Telecommunication Specialist
  • Program Specialist
  • Disaster Assistance
  • Disaster Operations
  • HR Personnel
  • Contract Specialist
  • IT Specialist
  • Financial Management Specialist
  • Logistics Management Specialist

 

Cost:

There is no cost for the training; however, the sending organization is responsible for any and all travel costs associated with this training. 

Applications:

  • Interested employees must complete and submit a FEMA Form 119-25-1 to Course Manager, Kenya McCoykenya.mccoy@dhs.gov by email.
  • Regional applications must be submitted through the Regional Training Manager. 
  • Incorrect or incomplete forms will be returned. 
  • Enrollment is limited.
  • Applicants with special needs should contact the Course Managers to arrange/discuss specific requirements.

Course Manager:

Kenya S. McCoy

kenya.mccoy@dhs.gov

Telephone:   202-212-2016

Last Updated: 
07/24/2014 - 16:00
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