Affiliate Registration

 

Please review the Affiliate Registration & Cancellation Policy below, prior to registering for a workshop.

Spring 2022 virtual workshops are available to Columbia University affiliates, including: Barnard College, Jewish Theological Seminary, Manhattan School of Music, Teachers College, and other members of the University community.

Review the Spring 2022 Affiliate Course Descriptions for the full list of upcoming opportunities open to affiliates. 

To Register: 

Affiliates may register for a course by creating an account in the Affiliate version of the Enterprise Learning Management system (ELM)Review the Create an Account in ELM job aid for detailed instructions on how to do this, paying special attention to the Security Key.

Once your ELM account has been setup, please login to ELM. You may access the Register for a Course - Affiliates job aid for detailed instructions on how to register for one of our L&D workshops. 

Once your registration is confirmed in ELM, you will receive the virtual workshop URL and instructions on how to prepare for the session, the day or so prior to the session.   

Affiliate Course Offerings by Category

Influencing Others to Achieve Results
Learn winning strategies to help influence stakeholders at work, including colleagues, customers, or even your own manager. 
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 from 9:30am – 12:30pm

Impromptu Speaking
Learn effective skills and techniques to express yourself more clearly, particularly in the face of unexpected situations.
Tuesday, May 10, 2022 from 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Problem Solving When Variables Keep Changing
Learn how to become more adaptable with solution-based strategies to support ever-changing circumstances.
Tuesday, March 29, 2022 from 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Effective Writing Skills
Learn to create professional communications that are clear, concise and successfully engage others.
Wednesday, March 30, 2022 from 9:30am – 12:30pm

Discover Your Strengths and Work Potential
Gain an in-depth analysis of your top 5 Clifton Strengths to help you identify your dominant talents, develop strategies and personalized resources for building a strengths-based work life. *Please note, required (non-refundable) pre-work for this course includes an assessment. *                                                Wednesday, April 6, 2022 from 9:30am – 12:30pm

Communication Skills with Win/Win Strategies
Gain understanding of your Big 5 personality traits, and learn techniques to improve how your communication style.
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 from 9:30am – 12:30pm

Influencing Others to Achieve Results
Learn winning strategies to help influence stakeholders at work, including colleagues, customers, or even your own manager.
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 from 1:30pm – 4:30pm

*NEW* Change: How to Turn Uncertainty into Opportunity for Individuals
Understand the human experience of change and develop the skills to successfully navigate any workplace change.  
Wednesday, April 20, 2022 from 10:00am - 12:00pm

Working with Different Behavior Styles Using PACE
Learn about different behavioral styles, and use that understanding to work more effectively with others.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022 from 9:30am - 12:30pm (in person)

Peer Coaching for Greater Collaboration
Learn a collaborative coaching process to improve your professional and career development by engaging with peers in a mutually beneficial partnership.
Thursday, April 28, 2022 from 9:30am - 11:30am

Getting Results Through Effective Delegation
Learn how to determine what, when and to whom you should delegate, as well as how to create a delegation plan and conduct effective delegation meetings. 
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 from 9:30am - 12:30pm

Leading Teams Successfully in a Hybrid Environment
Learn the fundamentals of successfully leading teams when some members work remotely while others are in the office.
Tuesday, March 29, 2022 from 9:30am - 12:30pm

*NEW* Change: How to Turn Uncertainty into Opportunity for Leaders
Successful leaders engage their people in change, making it feel less uncertain and more like an opportunity. 
Wednesday, March 30, 2022 from 9:30am - 4:30pm

*NEW* Coach, Recognize and Reward Staff for Peak Performance
Learn to develop and motivate your staff by leveraging effective management strategies and tools..
Tuesday, May 10, 2022 from 9:30am - 12:30pm

Situational Leadership for Managers
Learn an action-oriented framework to lead, motivate, coach and develop staff.
Wednesday, May 11, 2022 from 9:30am - 4:30pm

 

Microsoft Office – Excel 2016 The Fundamentals of Macros (this is a special offering, prior to the full opening of the Spring 2022 calendar)
Learn advanced formulas and work with various tools to analyze data in spreadsheets specifically using Macros.
Wednesday, February 2, 2022 from 9:30am - 12:30pm

Microsoft Office – Excel 2016 Level 3
Gain the skills necessary to create macros, audit and analyze worksheet data, incorporate multiple data sources, and import and export data.
Tuesday, March 22, 2022 from 9:30am – 4:30pm

Microsoft Office – Excel 2016 The Fundamentals of Macros
Learn advanced formulas and work with various tools to analyze data in spreadsheets specifically using Macros.
Wednesday, April 13, 2022 from 9:30am - 12:30pm

Microsoft Office – Excel 2016 Advanced Pivot Tables
Learn Excel 2016 advanced PivotTable functionality to analyze your raw data.
Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at 1:30pm - 4:30pm

*NEW* Microsoft Office – Word 2016: Part 1
Learn how to use Word 2016 to create and edit simple documents; format documents; add tables and lists; add design elements and layout options; and proof documents.
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at 9:30am - 4:30pm

Affiliate Registration and Cancellation Policy

Payment: When registering for a course in ELM, you will be prompted to provide a credit card to process payment. Accepted cards include: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. 

Refunds: Should you choose to cancel your registration, please note that it may take up to 3 months to process the reimbursement. 

Email [email protected] if you need further assistance.

Course registrations should be canceled at least seven days prior to the scheduled workshop date to ensure the full cost is waived. If the cancellation is not received within seven days, the full cost of the course will be charged to the registrant. The cancellation period allows wait-listed participants an opportunity to attend.

If you cancel a course at least seven days in advance, a refund will be processed for the cost of the course to be returned to your credit card. Reimbursements may take up to 3 months to process.

In the event that a workshop is currently at capacity, you have the option to request a seat on the waitlist. You will be notified of this at your time of registration in ELM.

As an affiliate, in the event that you request to be placed on the waitlist, you are required to provide payment via credit card. Your card will then be charged the full amount of the class. Should a seat not become available, or you choose to cancel your registration, you will then be issued a refund. 

Please note that reimbursements may take up to 3 months to process.