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Training for Front Office Staff: Handling Difficult & Distruptive Behaviors

Event date: 9/28/2018 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Export event

Published on 7/24/2018.

Friday, September 28, 2018

10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Location:  Webinar, see log in information below to log in to your computer.

Have you ever dealt with a frustrated, demanding, or threatening student, parent or even a fellow staff member? If you've worked the "front lines" of customer service in higher education, you have had this experience. So how can you handle the difficult or disruptive customer in a positive and safe manner? This webinar will offer practical advice and tips for frontline staff on how to work with frustrated and difficult students, in person, on the phone, or through email. The presenter will discuss ways to prevent problems before they start, reduce escalation and conflict, and hopefully turn a negative into a positive.


  • Learn how to address in person, phone and email issues with the highest level of customer service even in complex situations
  • Learn how to say no effectively
  • Learn how to assess situations, give referrals or seek assistance as appropriate
  • Leave with frontline strategies that support students, faculty, and staff in crisis

No RSVP required.  If you have any questions please call HR at x4192.

Thank you for registering for Training Front Office Staff: Handling Difficult & Disruptive Behaviors

webinar.  If you have any questions, call us at 303-955-0415 or email us at

Title:  Training Front Office Staff: Handling Difficult & Disruptive Behaviors

Date and Time: Friday, September 28, 2018  (90  minutes)


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  • Access Code: 803 735 137


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