San Jac Leadership Academy
We offer a number of engaging courses designed to build leadership knowledge, skills, abilities, and competencies. We offer four courses to meet the needs of leaders at all levels of our institution:
ODHR 5430-Rising Leaders Course: For employees looking to increase their leadership potential.
- Offered virtually each Spring Term and In-Person each Fall Term
ODHR 5421- Foundational Leadership Course: For all leaders new to leading at San Jacinto College.
- Offered once each Fall, Spring, and Summer
Coming Soon- Strategic Leadership Skills Course: For leaders who lead multiple units/leaders.
- First-course offering coming Fall 2023
By application process-Advanced Leadership Readiness Course: For leaders preparing themselves for senior/executive leadership.
- 10-month course offered every two years
Beyond our San Jac Leadership Academy, there are other facilitated courses including: Transition to Leadership, Leader, and Coach: Performance Management Series, Project Management, Process Improvement, and more. Each session includes group discussion, and a tool kit to implement what you learned. These are offered on an “as needed/as requested” basis.
Please log in to Cornerstone to view available classes or register for the San Jac Leadership Academy courses.
Sessions are held at the District Offices in the Board Room unless otherwise noted.
The OTD team is experienced in using a variety of assessments that give individuals and teams insights into their culture, work environment, relationships, communication styles, conflict styles, and thinking preferences. We’ll discuss your needs and objectives and help you pick the right assessment to achieve your goals.
Learning On Demand
You can access thousands of online resources in Cornerstone Learning at any time. We also curate content for you. If you’d like assistance, please contact us.
Professional Development Plans
Professional development plans are designed to help you identify specific opportunities that are both motivating and encouraging for your individual growth.
OTD has a team of certified Clifton Strengths, Emotional Intelligence, and True Colors Coaches! Leaders can schedule a one-on-one or team coaching session to discuss leadership skills, strengths, current challenges or opportunities, career plans, or to gain insight on upcoming changes/projects in your area! Follow this link to reserve your appointment.
Daniel Byars, Leadership Development Manager