The Department of Human Resources supports the growth and development of our employees.  Our overarching goal is to provide quality training and professional development opportunities that enhance knowledge, develop skills, and enrich both the employee and the organization.


Compliance Training

Employees (Staff, Faculty, Student Workers) may be required to complete various compliance and required training based on their role with the University. Based on your requirements, automated assignment emails and reminders will be sent from tour Learning Management System, CSU Learn with information about the required course and the due date for completing the training.

Click on the topics below to learn more about each requirement:

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Work/Life Balance/Future Planning

Most of us manage our lives successfully. There are times, however, when personal problems interfere with relationships, job performance, and physical health. Everyone can benefit from help when these difficulties arise. The Department of Human Resources offers FREE and confidential counseling and referral services via the Employee Assistance Program (EAP), administered by LiveMatters by Empathia. 


Continuing Education

The Tuition Waiver Program provides the opportunity for eligible staff, faculty, dependent children, spouses or domestic partners to take classes at any CSU campuss at significantly reduced rates.  You may be eligible for the following professional development opportunities:

  • Complete a degree with a Tuition Waiver for yourself or dependent
  • Take a work-related Cal Maritime course

Pursuing your personal and professional development goals may be easier than you think. Please contact the Department of Human Resources or vision the Tuition Waiverpage for more information.


Systemwide Professional Development

Whether in the classroom or online, Systemwide Professional Development (SPD) provides options for CSU employees to expand their job-related learning. 


CSU's Got Talent Webcast Trainings

All CSU staff and faculty are invited to attend free systemwide professional development webcast trainings offered by the CSU Systemwide Professional Development. No registration necessary, limited to the first 200 logins (multiple viewers can sit in the same room and use one link.)

Webcast Link:



Save these Dates! 


October 22nd @10am-11am – "Managing Up: How to Move Up, Win at Work, and Succeed with Any Type of Boss" with Mary Abbajay, Author and President of Careerstone Group, LLC.

November 19th @ 10am-11am – "Don't You Know Who I am: How to Stay San in the Era of Narcissism, Entitlement and Incivility" with Dr. Ramani Durvasula, Clinical Psychologis, Author & Professor at Cal State LA .

​Did you miss it? Watch recordings of previous webcasts at

Search: CSU's Got Talent (click View All to see all of the episodes)

All Recordings are available now on CSU Learn


Required Trainings


Required Training - All Employees

  • Data Security & FERPA
  • Sexual Misconduct Prevention Program 
  • HIPAA: Protecting Patient Privacy
  • Injury Illness Protection Program


Required Training - Select Employees

  • Avoiding Conflicts of Interest
  • Mandated Reporter
  • Preventing Discrimination and Harassment for Non-Supervisors
  • Supervisor: Anti-Harassment, Discrimination, Retaliation
  • Sex/Gender Discrimination, Harassment, and Violence Investigations
  • Defensive Driving Fundamentals
  • Clery Act