Human Resources Department
 
Training Workshops 

 

AUB Code of Ethics
The objective of this 4 hours workshop is to explain AUB Code of Business Ethics. It is understood that personal and professional ethical conduct has been, is and will continue to be the very foundation of our institution. This workshop covers the general responsibilities of each individual in the institution, with ethics and integrity being the first guide in the managing of business activities of, or on behalf of, the institution. Those activities must reflect the highest standards of honesty, integrity, and fairness. This workshop also covers and explains the following: compliance with contractual and grant obligations; compliance with standards of integrity and quality; the reporting of suspected violations and the proper channels; the confidentiality and the protection of whistleblowers; the cases of potential or apparent conflict of interest; the confidentiality of some categories of information, and the unauthorized disclosures of this information, either during or after employment; the themes of gratuities and kickbacks; the proper recording, allocation, and charging of costs; the proper implementation of financial reporting; and the consequences of violations of AUB policies in this regard (4 hours).

Course Name

Date

AUB Code of Ethics

Nov 5, 2013

AUB Code of Ethics

Nov 19, 2013

AUB Code of Ethics

Nov 26, 2013

AUB Code of Ethics

Apr 29, 2014

 

AUB Policy Concerning Sexual and other Discriminatory Harassment
The objective of this 4 hours workshop is to inform participants on AUB policies on this topic, and on the determination of AUB to promote a safe and ethical work and academic environment. This workshop defines discriminatory harassment, gives some examples of harassing behaviors, including sexual harassment. It puts emphasis on the obligation to report and covers the penalties for violation of AUB policies in this regard.  It also defines AUB policies on non-retaliation, good faith/bad faith allegations, as well as confidentiality.  In addition, it covers the informal and formal complaints, as well as the key functions of AUB Ombuds Office, that is expected to be established soon as an office to facilitate and/or mediate on cases relevant to the implementation of this policy, as well as other AUB policies, with assistance of “compliant advisors”.(4 hours).

Course Name

Date

AUB Policy Concerning Sexual and other Discriminatory Harassment

Oct 8, 2013

AUB Policy Concerning Sexual and other Discriminatory Harassment

Oct 22, 2013

AUB Policy Concerning Sexual and other Discriminatory Harassment

Oct 29, 2013

AUB Policy Concerning Sexual and other Discriminatory Harassment

Apr 15, 2014

 

Business Writing
This workshop serves as a guide to standard business writing letter techniques. It is a hands on approach and is intended for all those who think need a refresher in the business letter writing techniques. (3 hours)

Course Name

Date

Proper Business Writing

Feb 18, 2013

Proper Business Writing

Mar 18, 2013

Proper Business Writing

Jul 23, 2013

Proper Business Writing

Jul 25, 2013

Proper Business Writing

Sep 18, 2013

Proper Business Writing

Oct 31, 2013

Proper Business Writing

Mar 27, 2014

Proper Business Writing

Apr 2, 2014

 

Client Focus 
This workshop will demonstrate how AUB employees must understand, meet or exceed client needs. (Clients are those groups or individuals internal or external who use the organization's products or services). Client Focus Level One will give actual hands-on incidents whereby participants will be involved in role play to internalize Client Focus a a major competency for AUB employees. (4 hours)

 

Course Name

Date

Client Focus

Jun 13, 2013

Client Focus

Jul 9, 2013

Client Focus

Jul 11, 2013

 

Email Etiquette
This workshop addresses the following topics: writing the business email; manners and tone in emails; professional wording; and general useful email etiquette. It is intended for frontliners, administrative staff, as well as employees who frequently use emails in their day-to-day office activities (3 hours)

Course Name

Date

Email Etiquette

June 11, 2014

 

Emotional Intelligence
This workshop covers Emotional Intelligence as an ability, capacity, or skill to perceive, assess, and manage the emotions of one's self, of others, and of groups. Because emotions have the potential to get in the way of our most important business and personal relationships, taking charge and learning about EI do contribute to improve the performance of individuals and teams. (4 hours)

Course Name

Date

Emotional Intelligence

Feb 28, 2013

Emotional Intelligence

Mar 11, 2013

Emotional Intelligence

Mar 26, 2013

Emotional Intelligence

May 17, 2013

Emotional Intelligence

May 23, 2013

Emotional Intelligence

Jun 19, 2014

Emotional Intelligence

Jul 18, 2017

 

E-meeting Scheduling and Email Etiquette Overview
This workshop addresses the following topics: Using Microsoft Office Outlook  and Doodle to schedule meetings, writing the business emails; manners and tone in emails; professional wording; and general useful email etiquette. It is intended for front-liners, administrative staff, as well as employees who frequently use email and schedule meetings in their day-to-day office activities.  (3 hours)

Course Name

Date

E-meeting Scheduling and Email Etiquette Overview

May 20, 2013

E-meeting Scheduling and Email Etiquette Overview

May 28, 2013

E-meeting Scheduling and Email Etiquette Overview

Jun 20, 2013

E-meeting Scheduling and Email Etiquette Overview

Jun 27, 2013

E-meeting Scheduling and Email Etiquette Overview

Aug 21, 2013

E-meeting Scheduling and Email Etiquette Overview

Oct 28, 2013

 

Environmental Safety
This workshop will be given by Environmental Health, Safety & Risk Management Department. It includes basic principles about precautions in the use of chemicals in our daily lives, radiation safety, food safety and hygiene.  Incident reporting is also covered in this workshop. (3 hours)

Course Name

Date

Environmental Safety

August 27, 2014

 

Events Planning
This workshop will be given in collaboration with AUB’s Office of Communications.  This program is designed to showcase events as powerful communication tools and will provide the necessary knowledge for any person/department who is thinking about planning an event to generate increased stakeholder engagement.  It will provide an overview of the event planning process and fundamental knowledge about concepts, people and processes, and modules that produce positive results. This workshop is in three parts. The participants should be available to attend all three sessions.  (3 Parts - 1 hour each )

Events Planning

Date

Part 1

Feb 3, 2014

Part 2

Feb 4, 2014

Part 3

Feb 7, 2014

 

Initiative 
This workshop will demonstrate how to identify and deal with issues proactively and persistently, seizing opportunities that arise. (4 hours)
 

Course Name

Date

Initiative

May 21, 2013

Initiative

May 23, 2013

Initiative

Sep 24, 2013

Initiative

Dec 10, 2013

Initiative

Feb 6, 2014

Initiative (Arabic)

Feb 25, 2014

Initiative

Mar 4, 2014

 

Leadership Skills
Open to management level only (grades 13+) The purpose of this workshop is to show how some managers can also be leaders by exercising their proficiency in communicating the team objectives and by aligning team members in a proper accountability/ authority structure of the workplace.(4hours)

Course Name

Date

Leadership Skills

Mar 4, 2014

 

Library Information Workshop
This workshop will be given by the University Libraries. In this workshop, you will learn about AUB Library services and collections and about your access rights. You will learn how to locate the most suitable references and information/data from reliable sources. The workshop also includes hands-on practice and a tour of the Library premises. (3 hours)

Course Name

Date

Library Information Workshop

Jul 8, 2014

Library Information Workshop

Aug 6, 2014

 

Life & Fire Safety
This workshop will be given by the Environmental Health, Safety & Risk Management Department . It includes Fire safety and the use of extinguishers, Life safety principles and electrical safety. (3 hours)

Course Name

Date

Life & Fire Safety

Aug 20, 2014

 

Minutes Writing
This workshop will help the attendees: understand the purpose and use of minutes, prepare themselves for taking minutes, use the special rules of grammar and language for minutes and some useful terminology, differentiate between informal and formal minutes, decide what should be included and what to leave out, understand the role of the Chair in meetings and how to work with them to undertake the tasks of the minutes taker, and to demonstrate effective listening skills, use practical tips and tricks for note-taking. (3 hours)

Course Name

Date

Minutes Writing

Jul 4, 2014

 

News Writing & Media Relations 
These workshops will be given in collaboration with AUB’s Office of Communications. Whether you are targeting potential funders, journalists, students, or the AUB community-at-large, you will not succeed in getting your message across unless you present a concise and clearly written message. In these hectic times, no one has the time to muddle through a convoluted piece of writing, regardless of how substantial the news may be!  This workshop will equip you with tools that will help you write concisely, clearly, and accurately.. You will learn about the components that make up a well-written news article that can be posted on your website or the AUB homepage. You will also be introduced to the process involved in deciding what is news and how to pitch it in a way that will get the attention of journalists and news editors. These sessions are all 2 parts and employees should make sure that they are available to attend both sessions: (2 Sessions - 1 hour each)

Course Name

Date

News Writing & Media Relations - Session 1 Part 1

Jan 22, 2014

News Writing & Media Relations - Session 1 Part 2

Jan 29, 2014

News Writing & Media Relations - Session 2 Part 1

Feb 12, 2014

News Writing & Media Relations - Session 2 Part 2

Feb 26, 2013

News Writing & Media Relations - Session 3 Part 1

Mar 12, 2014

News Writing & Media Relations - Session 3 Part 2

Mar 19, 2014

 

Presentation Skills
This workshop will expose participants to several practical techniques that help us to make clear, engaging and successful presentations. At some point in our career, we are, or will be, asked to do presentations. This workshop addresses these situations in a conceptual and a practical approach.(4 hours)

Course Name

Date

Presentation Skills

Nov 6, 2013

Presentation Skills

Nov 18, 2013

Presentation Skills

Nov 20, 2013

Presentation Skills

Nov 25, 2013

Presentation Skills

Feb 13, 2014

Presentation Skills

Feb 20, 2014

Presentation Skills

Mar 18, 2014

Presentation Skills

Jul 10, 2014

Presentation Skills

Jul 17, 2014

 

Telephone Etiquette
First impressions are lasting impressions and for many people, their telephone communication with AUB forms their initial perception of AUB. We are offering a comprehensive training to ensure that telephone etiquette is consistently professional and customer-service oriented. (2 hours)

Course Name

Date

Telephone Etiquette

Mar 28, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Apr 4, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Apr 8, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Apr 11, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Apr 15, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Apr 18, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Apr 22, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Apr 29, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

May 2, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

May 7, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

May 9, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

May 13, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

May 16, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Jul 30, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Aug 1, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Nov 21, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Dec 11, 2013

Telephone Etiquette

Jan 27, 2014

Telephone Etiquette

Mar 20, 2014

Telephone Etiquette

Jul 22, 2014

Telephone Etiquette

Jul 23, 2014

 

Social Media
This workshop sheds light on the concepts of advanced supervision. It will provide valuable tips and advice on how to ensure effective supervision. This workshop will also analyze the decision making process as well as discuss the creative problem solving process. This workshop is catered to those in supervisory positions. (4 hours)

Course Name

Date

Social Media

Feb 17, 2014

Social Media

Feb 27, 2014

Social Media

Mar 3, 2014

Social Media

Mar 6, 2014

Social Media

Mar 25, 2014

Social Media

Mar 28, 2014

Social Media

Apr 9, 2014

Social Media

Apr 11, 2014

Social Media

Apr 28, 2014

Social Media

Apr 30, 2014

 

Supervisory Skills
This workshop sheds light on the concepts of advanced supervision. It will provide valuable tips and advice on how to ensure effective supervision. This workshop will also analyze the decision making process as well as discuss the creative problem solving process. This workshop is catered to those in supervisory positions. (4 hours)

Course Name

Date

Supervisory Skills

Oct 21, 2013

Supervisory Skills

Oct 24, 2013

 

Team Work  
This workshop will demonstrate how working cooperatively and productively with others enhances productivity. Together Everyone Achieves More! (3hours)

Course Name

Date

Team Work

Sep 30, 2013

Team Work

Nov 15, 2013

Team Work

Mar 11, 2014

Team Work

Apr 8, 2014

Team Work

Jul 11, 2014

  

Time Management 
Participants will identify barriers to effective time management issues. In this workshop you will learn how to achieve better results by planning effectively, organize paper work, gain a balance between professional goals and personal time, use time management tools that are available to you.(4 hours)

Course Name

Date

Time Management

Jun 18, 2013

Time Management 

Jul 4, 2013

 

Work Life Balance
Creating value and balance in your everyday life is more challenging than it was a generation ago. In this workshop, you will explore the various ways to balance and maintain balance between achievement and enjoyment in your day-to-day life. (3 hours)

Course Name

Date

Work Life Balance

Feb 4, 2013

Work Life Balance

Feb 8, 2013

Work Life Balance

Feb 25, 2013

Work Life Balance

Mar 19, 2013

Work Life Balance

Oct 1, 2013

Work Life Balance

Nov 28, 2013

Work Life Balance

Feb 11, 2014

Work Life Balance

Jul 16, 2014

 

Wrinting Skills 
This workshop serves as a guide to standard business writing letter techniques. Whether you are writing emails or business letters this workshop will help you sharpen your skills. It is a hands-on approach and is intended for all those who think need a refresher in the business letter writing techniques. (4 hours)

Course Name

Date

Writing Skills

Aug 11, 2014

Writing Skills

Aug 18, 2014



 

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