Development for current and future leaders in the energy industry

MEA offers readily available tools for the growth and benefit of your employees and business. Whether you’re looking to improve listening and communication, social styles, work planning and prioritization, or managerial skills, we have online leadership courses, complimentary webinars, training for field leaders, and more.

If you’re interested in a more robust plan or want to know how MEA offerings fit into your existing professional development plan, please contact Mark Bechtel at (651) 289-9600 x109.

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In-Person Learning

  • Field Leader Training

    Two-day course | Updated curriculum

    Perfect for foremen, crew leads & shift supervisors

    Field Leader Training does not teach the technical aspects of field work. This in-person training teaches leadership skills that are necessary to effectively direct the activities of a crew and communicate with management. The example
    situations and cases are just like the ones encountered on the job every day. That means the learnings can be applied immediately when planning work, leading teams, and improving safety.

    INVESTMENT(per person)

    • Non-member: $895
    • Member: $725

    Get more information about the training.

Online Learning


    21 ALL NEW courses | Only 5-8 minutes per module

    Perfect for experienced or up-and-coming leaders

    Licensed through talent development expert Prositions, MEA offers this online course library to individuals looking for immediate help in everyday situations. The short videos are packed with practical tips and tools focused on defining vision and strategy, execution and delivering results, developing self and others, and leading change. The library includes courses on:

    • Presentation skills
    • Delegating
    • Dependability
    • Ego management
    • Listening
    • Time management
    • Coaching
    • Valuing others
    • Change management
    • And more

    INVESTMENT(per person, 12 month subscription)

    • Non-member: $65
    • Member: $50


    ┬áIf you’re interested in more information, just email Mark Bechtel.


  • Leadership Boot Camp

    Interactive small group learning | Five webinars, four books, three personal assessments

    Perfect for any leader

    The MEA Leadership Boot Camp helps leaders dig deeper into their personal leadership skills. By focusing on strengths, the boot camp webinars and materials cultivate awareness and application of key personal assets. Content is based on the following concepts:

    • Strengths Based Leadership
    • Emotional Intelligence
    • Social Styles
    • Fast Forward Your Career

    INVESTMENT(per person)

    • Non-member: $775
    • Member: $475

    Available September – November | March – May. Get the details.