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ABOUT OUR SEMINARS
Technical Assistance: Seminars
 
The Technical Assistance for Employers program offers a variety of training seminars for Oregon employers, supervisors, managers, and human resource professionals. Technical Assistance trainers work closely with bureau enforcement divisions to provide you with educational seminars that cover the latest developments in employment law. BOLI seminars are acclaimed as an effective and proactive way to help keep your organization in compliance with labor laws -- and out of court!
 
Scroll down for further information or click on the appropriate quick link below.
 
QUICK LINKS FOR TA SEMINARS
 
 

 
CONTINUING EDUCATION / RECERTIFICATION CREDIT
 
Currently our seminars entitled: Leave Laws in Oregon, Advanced Leave Laws, Wage and Hour Laws, Payroll Issues, Employer's Guide to Civil Rights Laws and Workplace Harassment, Recordkeeping Requirements, Developing an Employee Handbook, Leave Laws 2-day Training and the 2-day Employee Supervision class are approved for Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) recertification for PHR, SPHR and GPHR. The New Supervisor Training Series is not preapproved for recertification credits for PHR, SPHR and GPHR through the HRCI.
 
Landscape Contractors: All of our public BOLI seminars have been approved for CEH credits by the Oregon Landscape Contractors Board.
 
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SEMINAR FEES
 
Seminar Fees
1/2 Day Seminars
 $75 per person
1 Day Seminars
 $185 per person
​2 Day Seminars ​$285 per person
NSTS Series ​$305 per person
31st Annual Law Conference (Registration begins 9/1/15)
  Early Bird (Sept 1-30):  $449 per person
  Beginning Oct 1:  $499 per person
  Single Day:  $369 per person
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
  
                                          
 
 
 
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CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY
 
To cancel your registration, contact us at least five working days before the seminar date for a refund, minus a $25 processing fee, or a full credit toward the price of any seminar scheduled during the following 12 months. Without advance notice, we cannot issue refunds or credits, but you are always welcome to send a substitute from your organization to the seminar.
 
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Registration includes training materials, coffee, water and pastry in the morning. To register for one of our regular seminar programs, fill out the registration form completely, print it out, and submit it with your payment to:
 
Bureau of Labor and Industries
Technical Assistance for Employers Program
800 NE Oregon St., Suite #1045
Portland, OR  97232
Confidential Fax 971-673-1384
 
 
 
If you have any questions, please contact TA at (971) 673-0824, or by email at bolita@boli.state.or.us  
 
 
SEMINAR CONFIRMATIONS
 
Your seminar registration will be confirmed via e-mail (only) if it is received 5 or more working days before the seminar. To receive a confirmation, provide the appropriate e-mail address(es) on the registration form. Please note that some confirmations do not make it through various spam blocks, firewalls, spyware, and other system protections.
 
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Dealing with a Difficult Employee 

Developing an Employee Handbook 

Description
Documentation, Discipline & Discharge  
Effective Supervisory Practices 
Employee Supervision:
2 Day Training
 
Leave Laws in Oregon:
2 Day Training

​Beginning Leave Laws in Oregon:
Basics of OFLA and FMLA

Description
Advanced Leave Laws in Oregon:
OFLA, FMLA and Other Leave Laws
Leave Laws in Oregon:
Oregon Family Leave Act (OFLA)

Legal Hiring 

Description
Life of a Workers' Compensation Claim 
New Supervisor Training Series (6 Part Series) 
Payroll Issues 

Privacy & Confidentiality in the Workplace

Privacy Description.pdf
Recordkeeping Requirements
Workplace Harassment and Discrimination
Wage & Hour Laws 

​Wage & Hour / Payroll Issues: 2-Day Training

Description
 
 
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Our schedule of upcoming seminars appear below. You will find the seminar dates, titles/descriptions, locations, times and check-in time, and the cost.
 
If you have any questions, please contact TA at (971) 673-0824, or by email at bolita@boli.state.or.us  
 
SEMINAR SCHEDULE DISCLAIMER
We reserve the right to make changes to our seminar schedule at any time. These changes may include, but are not limited to, additions, cancellations, and/or location changes. Every attempt will be made to keep registrants apprised of any changes that might affect their ability to attend.
 
   
 
June 2015
 
Jun. 10
​​​Privacy & Confidentiality in the Workplace
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
8:30am -11:30am  
Check-in 8:00am
SORRY THIS CLASS IS FULL
 
Jun. 15

​​New Supervisor Training Series   Part 6 of 6 (Portland)

Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
SORRY THIS CLASS IS FULL
 
Jun. 16-17
Employee Supervision: 2-day Training
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
Jun. 23
​Wage & Hour Laws
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
Jun. 23
New Supervisor Training Series   Part 6 of 6 (Eugene)
​Stellaria Large Commumity Room
150 Shelton McMurphey
Suite 104
Eugene, OR  97401
​​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​Jun. 24
​​​Privacy & Confidentiality
in the Workplace
The Job Council 
Siskiyou Room
1569 NE "F" St
Grants Pass, OR 97526
8:30am -11:30am  
Check-in 8:00am
​​​Jun. 24 ​​​Legal Hiring  ​​The Job Council 
Siskiyou Room
1569 NE "F" St
Grants Pass, OR 97526
​1:00pm -4:00pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
​​​Jun. 25 ​Dealing with a Difficult Employee
​Holiday Inn Express
565 Clover Lane
Ashland, OR  97520
​​​​​8:30am -11:30am  
Check-in 8:00 m
​​​​Jun. 25 Dealing with a Difficult Employee Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
8:30am -11:30am  
Check-in 8:00am
 
 
July 2015
 
July 1
New Supervisor Training Series:   Part 1 of 6 (Eugene)
​Lane Comm. College
Room 214
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene, OR  97405
(541) 463-3500
9am - 12pm 
Check-in 8:30am
July 8
​​Beginning Leave Laws in Oregon
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
July 14

​​New Supervisor Training Series:   Part 1 of 6       (Portland 6 mo)

Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
July 15
​Workplace Drug & Alcohol Issues
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
July 20 ​New Supervisor Training Series:     Part 1 of 6    (Portland 3 mo) Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
July 22
​Privacy & Confidentiality in the Workplace
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
​​July 29 ​​Beginning Leave Laws in Oregon ​University of Oregon 
Peacehealth North Room 478
677 E 12th Ave              (12th & Hilyard)         Eugene, OR
​​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
 
 
August 2015
 
August 3
​​​New Supervisor Training Series:     Part 2 of 6    (Portland 3 mo)
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
August 5
​​New Supervisor Training Series:  Part 2 of 6 (Eugene)
​Lane Comm. College
Room 214
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene, OR  97405
(541) 463-3500 
9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
August 5
Advanced Leave Laws in Oregon
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
August 11
​New Supervisor Training Series:     Part 2 of 6    (Portland 6 mo)
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
August 17 ​​​New Supervisor Training Series: Part 3 of 6 (Portland 3 mo) ​​Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
August 18-19
​Employee Supervision
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​August 19-20
​​​Employee Supervision
​University of Oregon 
Peacehealth North Room 478
677 E 12th Ave              (12th & Hilyard)         Eugene, OR
​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​August 31 ​​​​​New Supervisor Training Series: Part 4 of 6    (Portland 3 mo)
​​Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
 
 
 September 2015
 
September 2
​​New Supervisor Training Series:  Part 3 of 6 (Eugene)
​Lane Comm. College
Room 214
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene, OR  97405
(541) 463-3500 
​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
September 2
​​​​​New Supervisor Training Series: Part 3 of 6 (Portland 6 mo)
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
September 2
Advanced Leave Laws in Oregon
​University of Oregon 
Peacehealth North Room 478
677 E 12th Ave              (12th & Hilyard)         Eugene, OR
9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
September 3
​Life of a Workers' Compensation Claim
​University of Oregon 
Peacehealth North Room 478
677 E 12th Ave              (12th & Hilyard)         Eugene, OR
​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
September 9-10 ​Leave Laws in Oregon ​​Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
September 14
​New Supervisor Training Series:    Part 5 of 6   (Portland 3 mo)
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​September 15
​​Life of a Workers' Compensation Claim
​Bend - TBD 
​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​September 16
​Workplace Drug & Alcohol Issues
​​​Bend - TBD
​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​September 16 ​Developing an Employee Handbook Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
​​​​September 21 ​Dealing with a Difficult Employee ​Salem - TBD 9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​September 21 ​Wage & Hour Laws ​​Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232

​​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am

​​​​September 23 ​Legal Hiring ​​​​Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​September 24 ​​​Dealing with a Difficult Employee ​​​Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
​​​​September 28
​New Supervisor Training Series:    Part 6 of 6   (Portland 3 mo)
​​Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​September 28 ​Developing an Employee Handbook ​Ontario - TBD ​​​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​September 29
​​​Workplace Drug & Alcohol Issues
​Baker City - TBD ​​​​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​September 30 ​​​Legal Hiring ​LaGrande - TBD ​​​​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
September 30 ​​​Workplace Harassment & Discrimination Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
 
 
 October 2015
 
October 1
​​​​Workplace Harassment & Discrimination
Pendleton - TBD
​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
October 1
​​​Workplace Drug & Alcohol Issues
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
October 5
Documentation, Discipline & Discharge
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
October 6
Documentation, Discipline & Discharge
Bend - TBD ​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
October 7 ​​​New Supervisor Training Series:    Part 4 of 6 (Eugene) ​​​Lane Comm. College
Room 214
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene, OR  97405
(541) 463-3500 
​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
October 7
Dealing with a Difficult Employee
​​​Lane Comm. College
Room 214
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene, OR  97405
(541) 463-3500 
​​​​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
​​October 12
​​Life of a Workers' Compensation Claim
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​October 13 ​​​​​New Supervisor Training Series:    Part 4 of 6    (Portland 6 mo)
​​
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
​​​​October 13
Documentation, Discipline & Discharge
Ashland - TBD ​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​October 13 Workplace Drug & Alcohol Issues ​Astoria - TBD 9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​October 14 ​Dealing with a Difficult Employee ​​Tillamook - TBD
​​​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​October 15 ​Workplace Drug & Alcohol Issues ​​​Grants Pass - TBD ​​​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​October 15 ​​​Workplace Drug & Alcohol Issues ​​​Lincoln City - TBD ​​​​​​​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​October 16 ​Wage & Hour Laws ​​Medford - TBD ​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​October 19 ​Recordkeeping Requirements Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
​​​​October 20 ​Wage & Hour Laws ​The Dalles - TBD ​​​​​9am -4pm
Check-in 8:30am
 
 
 November 2015
 
November 4
​​​​New Supervisor Training Series:     Part 5 of 6 (Eugene)
​​​Lane Comm. College
Room 214
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene, OR  97405
(541) 463-3500 
​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
November 4
​​​Workplace Harassment & Discrimination
​​​Lane Comm. College
Room 214
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene, OR  97405
(541) 463-3500 
​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
November 9
Wage & Hour Laws
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
November 10
New Supervisor Training Series:     Part 5 of 6    (Portland 6 mo)
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
November 12-13 ​​​Leave Laws in Oregon
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
November 16-17
Employee Supervision
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
 
 
December 2015
 
December 1
​​​​New Supervisor Training Series:   Part 6 of 6                  (Portland 6 mo)
​​
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
December 2
New Supervisor Training Series:   Part 6 of 6 (Eugene)
​​​Lane Comm. College
Room 214
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene, OR  97405
(541) 463-3500 
​9am -12pm  
Check-in 8:30am
December 2
Workplace Drug & Alcohol Issues
​​​Lane Comm. College
Room 214
4000 E 30th Ave
Eugene, OR  97405
(541) 463-3500 
​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
December 2-3
31st Annual Employment Law Conference (Registration begins September 1)
OR Convention Ctr
777 NE MLK Jr Blvd
Portland, OR  97232
​​​8am -4pm  
Check-in 7:30am
December 3 ​​​Dealing with a  Difficult Employee
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​1pm -4pm  
Check-in 12:30pm
December 7-8
Wage & Hour /  Payroll Issues
Portland State Office
Building (PSOB)
800 NE Oregon St
Portland, OR 97232
​​​​9am -4pm  
Check-in 8:30am
 
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