Field supervisors, mayordomos, and crew leaders are the front line of your management team. These leaders can ensure quality production, compliance with company policies, and keep your operation running smoothly and efficiently. However, inadequately trained supervisors can provoke significant legal and financial risks, poor quality work, higher injury rates, increased worker turnover, and costly regulatory penalties and lawsuits.
Protect your business by investing in professional development for your key staff! Ensure they understand critical regulations, and have the personnel management skills to enforce policies, foster a safe work environment, and promote worker satisfaction and retention.
Through this highly interactive training supervisors will practice skills and gain knowledge on topics most important to their success and that of your business including:
Supervisor Roles & Responsibilities
Communication & Conflict Management
Wage & Hour Regulations
Federal Requirements & MSPA
New Employee Onboarding & Training
Harassment & Discrimination Prevention*
Managing Injuries & Workers’ Comp
Worker Health & Safety
*Fulfills California harassment prevention training requirements for supervisory personnel
The 12-hour certificate program is held over two days- content and schedule can be personalized for private trainings. Our expert bilingual instructors have over 45 years’ experience in agricultural safety compliance, risk management, employment law/regulations, leadership development, and employee relations.
Comments from Participants
"Excellent presentations. I appreciate the professionalism and performance of the presenters, a lot was learned."
"I am going to to make the most of what I learned in these two days because it was a lot that I took with me and I learned from you. When my boss sees that I am a better person I will gladly tell him it was thanks to you."
"I commend them for their great preparation and willingness they showed to help us be better supervisors in the company and with personnel management."
"I learned a lot more than I knew and I think it will help me be a better supervisor."
From Workers Supervised by ASDP Participants
"The truth is that he is a very good mayordomo and has learned a lot, that means that the program is very useful. One learns a lot because we all improve with mayordomos, so there is a lot of learning in agriculture."
This program is supported by USDA/NIFA under Award Number 2018-70027-28587