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Supervision for New Supervisors


This course equips participants with the foundational concepts and skills that federal supervisors need to be successful in leading employees to perform to their highest potential. The course focuses on the competencies and critical management activities addressed in the OPM guidance for supervisors in the first year. Learners will develop competency proficiency in the Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs): Leading People, Leading Change, Results Driven, Business Acumen, and Building Coalitions; as well as proven leadership methods, tools, and techniques they can immediately apply on the job. Topics covered include:

  • Leadership, Talent Management, and Performance Management
  • Mentoring
  • Improving employee performance
  • Dealing with performance and conduct issues
  • Managing work schedules and priorities
  • Creating performance plans
  • Conducing performance appraisals

Who Should Attend: Supervisors who need to satisfy the training requirement for new supervisors in the first year.

Session will NOT be held in person. It is a virtual event.

Tuition:  $1,070.00

To Pay for Seminar:

Please forward the payment credit card link to your credit cardholder as we do not take payments over the phone. Payment is due at registration, and it is the attendee’s responsibility to ensure payment is made. Your office will need to pay our tuition fee with an authorized government purchase card and not through EFT. We accept federally appropriated funds to pay the course tuition. DOI University cannot accept non-appropriated funds from the private sector nor personal payments. Our preferred method of payment is an authorized federal government credit card.

Cancellation Policy:  Space in DOI University courses is limited. If you need to cancel, please provide written notification through email as early as possible. DOI University must receive the cancellation notification at least 15 business days in advance of the course start date. There are no refunds for cancellation notifications received after the designated time or for no shows, and tuition fees are not transferable to another course.

DOIU will send a confirmation email with specific class information about one week prior to your class. We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule a class until you receive email confirmation from Learning Center Staff.

Tuition Fee
Event Days
Multi Day Event
Start Date
End Date
Acquisition Course (FAI CSOD)
Class Times
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM