Workshop: Proactive Strategies for Conflict Prevention

Course ID - CTD0732

Short Title: Conflict Prevention

(Course ID, Reference #, or Keyword title can be used to find and register for this course in Odyssey) 

Audience:    All Employees
Length of Workshop:     8 hours
Prerequisite  none

This 8 hour workshop will focus on strategies for preventing incidences of violence in a college setting.  Participants will learn how to recognize "red flags" that warn of impending conflict in interactions with co-workers, students or the general public.  A variety of interactive activities will provide participants with opportunities to explore ways of behaving proactively to de-fuse potential conflicts in their roles at the College. 


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

  • Define "workplace violence"
  • List and explain several "red flags" or warning signs of impending violent conflict
  • Develop strategies for "de-escalating" conflicts
  • Develop strategies for motivating behavior change in others
  • Explain appropriate actions to take to prevent a potentially violent incident from occurring



Reference #






Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0732
Course Title: Conflict Prevention
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.