Organizational & Talent Development Division (OTD)

We equip, empower, and inspire our employees to provide exceptional public service by offering high-quality training and leadership development based on our four pillars of learning; Leading Self, Leading Others, Leading Programs, and Leading County. 
 
Through customized training, tools, seminars, special services, and workshops we cultivate a learning culture for County employees at all levels.  The Organizational & Talent Development Division is located at the Employees University (EU).

 

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

  • Leadership Development Series
    • Management Develop Program (coming Fall 2020)
    • Becoming a Supervisor (coming Spring 2020)
    • Supervisor Bootcamp (coming Fall 2020)
    • Establish Your Legacy (coming Fall 2020)
  • Leadership Certificate Program
  • Leadership Competencies
  • Certificates (coming soon)

 

TALENT DEVELOPMENT

  • Mandatory Training's
    • New Employee Welcome
    • Cyber Security
    • Civil Treatment for Leaders (CTL)
    • Sexual Harassment for Leaders 
    • Sexual Harassment for Non-Supervisors
    • Fiscal Management Training 
  • Customized Training
  • Certificates (coming soon)

 

ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (coming Summer 2020)

  • Organization Development and Design
  • Performance Engagement
  • Succession Planning
  • Process Improvement and Change Management
  • Coaching
  • Certificates

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

CONTACTS

 

REGISTERING FOR CLASSES/TRAINING

  • Catalog and registration information 
  • Office Professional Series

POLICIES & PROCEDURES

  • Registering for OTD classes
  • Class Registration Fees
  • Attendance
  • Cancellation Policy
  • Training Locations
  • Public Transportation
  • Parking
  • Reserving Training Rooms

 

RESOURCES & TOOLS

  • Newsletters
  • Academic Partnerships
  • Learning Philosophy
  • OTD Book List (coming soon)
    • Audible
    • Santa Barbara Library
    • Other
  • Self-Assessments and Tools (coming soon)