Professional Supervisor Certification

Brinkman Educational Center

Downtown Springfield



March 6 - May 5, 2020 | Fridays 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

About the Instructor

John Catenacci has over 30 years’ experience in direct industry, starting as a front line supervisor and following a leadership path to serving as VP.  Throughout his career, John establish a strong servant leadership style and passion for leading and developing people to achieve success across a broad spectrum of organizations and processes.

John is an analytical problem solver and is highly skilled in motivating and managing both technical and non-technical teams. The practical application of logical problem solving and statistical techniques are hallmarks of his style.

Through Clark State Community College, John brings his practical experience to develop and deliver training to meet the needs of local companies and their emerging leaders. John has received education and training from the University of Cincinnati, Milwaukee School of Engineering, SigMax Six Sigma and Franklin Covey.



 Clark State Community College | Springfield               100 S. Limestone Street Springfield, OH 45502


Workforce Development Department
Clark State Community College


Take your management team to the next level.  Clark State's Professional Supervisor Certification addresses the core functional areas of supervision: Management Effectiveness, Work Ethic, Assigning Work, Planning, Effective Communication, Leadership, Coaching, Motivation, Managing Conflict and more. Participants will learn tools and guidelines to enhance personal development and utilize individual skills.

The 8 week, 30 hour syllabus includes:

  • Professionalism in the Workplace
  • Team Building and Inclusion in the Workplace
  • Scheduling Work
  • Delegation
  • Resource Utilization
  • SMART Goals
  • Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Motivation
  • Employee Relations, Assessing Growth and 
  • Effective Conflict Resolution
  • Performance Appraisals and Improvement Plans
  • Leadership vs. Management
  • Problem Solving Models
  • And More! 

Participants will learn tools and guidelines to enhance personal development and utilize indiviual skills. This includes: 

Class is highly interactive - utlizing open forum discussion on common issues and experiences.

Supervision tools, which allow your organization to cope with the demands of today's competitive business environment.

Emphasis on the critical importance of focus, attitude and communication.

Reality-based material that provides and focuses on everyday supervision activities. 

Course Cost - $375.00

Manufacturing Scholarships Available!

Funding is available to manufacturers located within Champaign, Clark, Greene, Montgomery, Miami, Shelby, Darke and Preble counties, to support your training needs. FASTLANE, our local Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP,) is offsetting the cost of one individual per company, for the first 10 manufacturing companies approved and enrolled. Please contact 937.328.6062 for more information and to enroll.


Workforce and Business Solutions
Clark State Community College