Training and Professional Development


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Vision: Engage | Enlighten | Perform

Mission: Training and Professional Development stimulates and supports growth in order to maximize performance and enhance organizational effectiveness through client-driven programs.

Strategic plan: View our full strategic plan

Needs Analysis: 2015 Needs Analysis

Advanced Safety Training Offered Locally

Northern California Safety Consortium

Northern California Safety Consortium offers advanced training on a monthly basis. Classes are held in McKinleyville and cover a range of topics for specialized positions. Click here for a class schedule. Classes include 40 Hour Initial Hazwoper, CPR/AED Heartsaver, and other specialized topics. Please check in SkillPort to determine if this is a course offered through HSU. The cost of required courses not offered through SkillPort will be paid for by the University.

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Do you have a question about LiveCycle, Dreamweaver, Excel, Access, OBI or Google Docs? Open lab sessions offer an opportunity to have your questions answered regarding these and other pieces of software. You choose the topic. Check the training schedule for the next open lab!

Online Training

Upcoming Classes

Third Friday: Understanding Collective Bargaining Agreements
Fri, Aug 19th, 2016

HSU Workshop for Avoiding Unconscious Bias in the Hiring Process
Wed, Aug 31st, 2016

Third Friday: Workers' Compensation/ Safety
Fri, Sep 16th, 2016

HSU Workshop for Avoiding Unconscious Bias in the Hiring Process
Wed, Sep 28th, 2016

Third Friday: Re-classification and In-range Progressions
Fri, Oct 21st, 2016

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