Home Campus Directory | A-Z Index

Penn State Contract Training… leading the way in professional continuing education.

In a rapidly changing work world, Continuing Education at Penn State York offers you the training and organizational development expertise to stay ahead in today's competitive business environmentDesigned for professionals, our on-site instruction emphasizes practical training supported by on-the-job application of current theories and skill-building techniques. We provide a learning experience that suits your needs and schedule, on your budget at your workplace. Talk to us about your organizational needs and together, as partners, we'll create an organizational plan that works for you. 

We can design one course or an entire Organizational Development (OD) plan, the choice is yours. Penn State's training is taught by professionals who practice what they teach and combine real world experience with the academic excellence that is Penn State's hallmark.

For information about affordable, customized, quality training contact Annie Haines at 717-771-4197 or e-mail azh2@psu.edu to discuss how we can work with you to customize one of our programs to address the specific needs of your organization.

Penn State York will make your training experience rewarding, convenient, and on target!  A sample listing of our training and development services includes:

Leadership Development

  • Global Leadership
  • Advanced Supervisory Leadership
  • Managerial Leadership
  • Strategic Planning 
  • Leadership Organizational Change 
  • Supervisory Leadership

Team Building and Facilitation 

  • Team Basics for Work Groups 
  • Self-Directed Work Groups 
  • Building High-Performance Work Teams 
  • Facilitator Training 
  • Leading and Coaching Teams 
  • Electronic Brainstorming and Planning

Communication and Interpersonal Skills

  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Interpersonal Communication 
  • Applied Business Writing 
  • Negotiation and Influence Skills
  • Customer Service

Computer Technology

  • Web Development Courses 
  • Microsoft Office Skills 
  • Computing Fundamentals 
  • Technical Programs (e.g., Networking, Database)

Human Resource and Basic Management Skills

  • Managing Diversity 
  • Performance Management and Motivation 
  • Coaching and Counseling 
  • Myers Briggs: Application Workshop Process
  • Anger Management: Mine, Yours, and Ours Process and Quality Leadership

Process Mapping and Flowcharting

  • Total Quality Management/CQI
  • Process Mapping and Flowcharting
  • ISO/QS9000 
  • Project Management 
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC)