Time to complete the class:  1 hour (approximately)

Course Overview:

Handling Grievances provides an overview of the State of Nevada grievance process, procedures and how supervisors are to respond when an employee chooses to file a grievance.

This course fulfills part of the mandatory supervisory training requirements as stated in NAC 284.498 Training of Supervisory and Managerial employees.

Learning Objective: 

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Explain the theory behind the State of Nevada grievance process.
  • Explain the requirements of the State of Nevada grievance process as stated in Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) and Nevada Administrative Code (NAC).
  • Explain the role of the Employee Management Committee (EMC)


This course includes a final exam.  A passing grade is 70% or better.  If you do not achieve a passing score, you are required to retake the class.

Instructor:  Carrie Hughes (775) 684-0111 or cphughes@admin.nv.gov