Professional Development

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Together the campus and CSU system provide multiple training and professional development opportunities.  Many areas work together to provide CSU, Chico employees a broad range of both online and in-person sessions.



All Employees

Campus (Event) Calendar

Resource Description Contact More Information
ADA and Accessibility Training Promote and facilitate awareness and access through accommodations, training, and partnerships. ARC
Compliance Training Training employees are required to complete Various List of Courses
CSU SkillSoft and Mindleaders (SkillChoice IT, Business and Desktop) Online courses on business skills, business certifications, desktop applications, desktop certifications, IT Professional Certifications HR and USDP CSU SkillPort
Diversity and Inclusion Training Foster a climate that acknowledges and celebrates differences DIVR Calendar
Environmental Health & Safety Provides CalOSHA and other environmental safety training – both online and in-person EHS Schedule
Employee Assistance Program Provides assistance to employees with work/life balance EAP
Fee Waiver Program for Employees Assist employees in improving current job skills or in preparing for a new career Fee Waivers Schedule
Human Resources & Professional Development Coordinates a comprehensive employee training program for the campus that includes staff training, management training, business processes, and work skills PDEV Schedule
Information Technology Information Technology Support Services provides periodic training for campus-supported software ITSS Training Calendar
Lynda.com Online library of courses on software tools and skills ITSS www.csuchico.edu/lynda
University Staff Development Programs Assesses, prioritizes, recommends and promotes staff development.  Supports professional and personal development programs that invest in campus staff. UDSP Calendar

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Staff & Managers

Resource Description Contact More Information
ADA and Accessibility Training Promote and facilitate awareness and access through accommodations, training, and partnerships. ARC
Compliance Training Training employees are required to complete Various List of Courses
CMS-HR Training Business process training required for common management system users HRIS Training List
CSU SkillSoft and Mindleaders (SkillChoice IT, Business and Desktop) Online courses on business skills, business certifications, desktop applications, desktop certifications, IT Professional Certifications HR and USDP CSU SkillPort
Diversity and Inclusion Training Foster a climate that acknowledges and celebrates differences DIVR Calendar
Environmental Health & Safety Provides CalOSHA and other environmental safety training – both online and in-person EHS Schedule
Employee Assistance Program Provides assistance to employees with work/life balance EAP
Fee Waiver Program for Employees Assist employees in improving current job skills or in preparing for a new career Fee Waivers Schedule
Human Resources & Professional Development Coordinates a comprehensive employee training program for the campus that includes staff training, management training, business processes, and work skills PDEV Schedule
Information Technology Information Technology Support Services provides periodic training for campus-supported software ITSS Training Calendar
University Staff Development Programs Assesses, prioritizes, recommends and promotes staff development.  Supports professional and personal development programs that invest in campus staff. UDSP Calendar

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Student Employees (state-funded)

Resource Description Contact More Information
Compliance Training Training employees are required to complete Various List of Courses
Cross-Cultural Leadership Center Programs that enhance leadership development, cultural awareness, community education, and the creation of constructive social change CCLC Programs
Diversity and Inclusion Training Foster a climate that acknowledges and celebrates differences DIVR Calendar
Environmental Health & Safety Provides CalOSHA and other environmental safety training – both online and in-person EHS Schedule
Student Employment Helps students locate work on-campus and manages the JobCat Referral System SEMP

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CSU Systemwide Professional Development (SPD)

Non-State Employees

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