Training and Professional Development
The Department of Human Resources offers a variety of training and professional development opportunities for employees to enhance their skillds in their current jobs and to help prepare for growth opportunities and career advancement. The course curriculum is diverse, well-rounded, and designed to develop and enhance essential workplace skills, increase job effectiveness, and programs to help balance your personal and professional life.
*New Training System Coming Soon: CSU Learn, scheduled to launch in late 2018!
Designated Faculty, Staff, and MPP Employees 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 the Skillport Learning Management System 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:
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 Managed Health Network (MHN).
Tuition Fee Waiver
Take advantage of the Fee Waiver Program! Eligible faculty and staff employees can attend classes at CSU campuses systemwide at reduced rates. Eligible faculty and staff who do not wish to take advantage of this benefit may transfer the benefit to a spouse, registered domestic partner, or dependent child (in accordance with the appropriate bargaining unit contract.
Lynda.com Training and Tutorials
Cal Maritime faculty, students, and staff now have FREE, unlimited access to Lynda.com, a leading online learning company that provides business software, technology, and creative skills training led by recognized industry experts. The site allows you to brush up on existing skills or learn new subjects.
After logging into Lynda.com, you'll be able to access the site's library of courses from the "Library" link or search bar. There is a lot of material, so if you're looking for a particular subject matter, or at a specific expertise level, use the sorting and filtering links on a topic's page to hone in on a target course.