Workshop: Positive Discipline

Course ID - CTD0606    

Short Title: Positive Discipline   

Audience:       Supervisors and Managers
Length of Workshop:        3 hours 
Prerequisite     none

Instead of using punishment to deal with performance issues, the Positive Discipline approach involves a problem-solving discussion that encourages employees to take personal responsibility for their behavior and for making needed improvements


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Explain how a punishment approach to disciplinary problems is counterproductive 
  • Use the steps in Positive Discipline
  • Use Positive Disciplinary to intervene, solve, and prevent disciplinary problems
  • Encourage employees to take personal responsibility for their behavior



Reference #






Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0606 
Course Title:  Positive Discipline
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.