Achieve Together Training & Resources

Achieve Together Training

There are a variety of training options, both for managers/supervisors, and for employees. Explore the options below to find the type of training that works best for you.

For Managers/Supervisors

Option 1: E-Learning Course

Option 2: Achieve Together Facilitator Led Workshop (BPM 105)

Achieve Together Performance Program (BPM 105) (5.5 hr)

This 5.5 hour facilitator led workshop is part of the Berkeley People Management Grow Your Knowledge series. The content covers the principles and guidelines of Achieve Together, the performance development program for non-represented staff at UC Berkeley, strategies for effective and meaningful ongoing check-in conversations, and the UC Berkeley Achievement Criteria.

Instructors: Colin Gerker, Kathy Mendonca

Option 3: Request an Achieve Together Customized Facilitation

Seeking a customized Achieve Together learning and development space for teams you lead or people manage? Connect with Achieve Together training lead, Colin Gerker, for a quick intake conversation to discuss needs, facilitative options, and timelines. Examples from previous customized facilitations include: program overview with debrief, dialogue focused on localizing the program to departmental priorities, strategy building for individuals and teams around the five aspects of the Achievement Criteria, and skills practice (goals planning, check-in conversations, using the Achievement Criteria to discuss, plan, and evaluate performance).  

Option 4: Learn from a certified Achieve Together trainer in your unit

Your unit may have a certified Achieve Together trainer. Check this list to find out if your area has a trainer who will facilitate the material for your teams. These individuals might have already given you guidance with dates/times for training within your department.

For Non-Represented Employees

Option 2: Achieve Together Facilitator Led Career Development Workshop: (BECAR AT105)

Achieve Together: Preparing Yourself for the Process (BECAR AT105) (4 hr)

This facilitator led career development workshop for all non-represented employees will provide an overview of the Achieve Together performance development program. This interactive workshop will also include planning and practice activities such as creating and communicating goals, engaging in productive check-in conversations, exploring the UC Berkeley Achievement Criteria, and optimizing your coachability to prepare you to fully engage in your own performance development process with your manager.

Instructors: Colin Gerker, Lisa Rykert

Option 3: Request an Achieve Together Customized Facilitation

Is your team seeking a customized Achieve Together learning and development space? Connect with Achieve Together training lead, Colin Gerker, for a quick intake conversation to discuss needs, facilitative options, and timelines. Examples from previous customized facilitations include: program overview with debrief, dialogue focused on localizing the program to departmental priorities, strategy building for individuals and teams around the five aspects of the Achievement Criteria, and skills practice (goals planning, check-in conversations, using the Achievement Criteria to discuss, plan, and evaluate performance).  

Option 4: Learn from a certified Achieve Together trainer in your unit

Your unit may have a certified Achieve Together trainer. Check this list to find out if your area has a trainer who will facilitate the material for your teams. These individuals might have already given you guidance with dates/times for training within your department.