Professional Development Workshops

Succeeding professionally requires adaptive skills in many areas. Where do you go to grow your personal business acumen and professional skills? The Center for Professional Development runs highly engaging workshops for professionals in any field interested in learning and developing their skills. Professional development in the areas of interpersonal communication, conflict resolution, change management, or leadership can serve to further your career and help you achieve a higher level of personal success.

Below you will find a list of workshops that we currently offer. Our workshops are held at the NNU Boise Center near downtown Boise. In addition, these workshops can be offered as personalized in-house training within your organization. Please contact CPD at to receive more information on in-house training.

Available Workshops

Current Instructors

Christa Sandidge, M.Ed.
Christa is the Assistant Director at CPD; she holds a Masters in Curriculum and Instruction and is pursing her doctoral degree in Leadership and Professional Practice. Christa works within organizations to help improve organizational success. Christa has been developing and facilitating organizational workshops and learning for the past two years.

Dave Covington, MBA
Dave is the Director at CPD. Dave brings more than 25 years of professional leadership practice in the office and to the classroom. His areas of expertise include: strategic thinking and management, leader and team development, operations and performance improvement, adaptive capacity development, and professional coaching. He earned his MBA in Strategic Management from Corban University, and is currently pursuing doctoral studies in Leadership and Professional Practice.