Workshops & Training

The Office of the University Ombuds offers a variety of training programs and workshops for the UC community. These programs are designed to enhance participants' understanding of conflict and their conflict management skills. Each program can be tailored to fit the group or department's individual needs. Additional related topics may be developed upon request. Here are the most common presentations:

  • Ombuds Office: A presentation about the Office of the University Ombuds. What we do and how we can help you.
  • Conflict Management Skills: Learn about different ways to manage conflict and some skills and techniques that are successful.
  • Dealing with Difficult People: Learn new approaches to dealing with difficult people in the workplace or your organization.
  • How to Be an Effective Team: Teamwork can be challenging. Learn what it takes to be an effective team and skills that help move groups through from destructive conflict to constructive conflict.
  • Civility in Workplace: How do expectations of workplace conduct impact the ability for conflict resolutions.

For more information about these programs, please contact the Ombuds Office.