Organization Development & Training

UW Medicine Leadership Development Program

Tier 1-- Supervisory Foundations: Making and Delivering on the Promise

Course Description

In this phase, leaders will learn how to target and hire talented people and how to welcome and prepare them for a successful career at UW Medicine, orienting them to the rich culture of pride and commitment that have long marked this organization. The essential tasks of supervision will be taught during this phase including an orientation to the ethical and regulatory nature of healthcare.

Sample Topics:

  • The Role of the Supervisor
  • Recruiting and Behavioral Interviewing
  • On Boarding: Orientation Essentials
  • Compliance & Safety
  • Coaching and Performance Management
  • Communication Essentials
  • Meeting Management

Course Length:

Three days

Course Instructor:

Stephanie Schulz and Michele Hamilton-Lane

Eligibility & Attendance Requirements:

The following UWMC employees are eligible:

  • Supervisors
  • Managers
  • Executives

Tier 1 is the first phase of the UW Medicine Leadership Program.

New supervisors and managers should complete Tier 1 within their first six months on the job.

Completing Tier 1 is required before enrolling in Tier 2.

To register, click the "Email registration" or "Self-registration" link below for the class that fits your schedule.


Class Codes Dates Offerings Times Register
LDP Tier 1 August

15-17, 2018

(3 days)

Summer 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Enrollment Full


Wait list

LDP Tier 1 December

5-7, 2018

(3 days)

Fall 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Enrollment Full


Wait list

LDP Tier 1 February

6-8, 2019

(3 days)

Winter 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Email Registration



If you can't launch the above self-registration link follow these

self-registration instructions.

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