Staff Development and Professional Services fosters and supports your learning and performance by providing innovative, high-quality programs, resources and services. We offer staff a wide array of courses, programs and certificate series on nearly 300 topics, as well as confidential career counseling, a resource library, online toolkits and management consultation regarding learning and performance support.

News and Upcoming Events:

Looking for Diversity Training Today? 

The UC Learning Center offers several online courses to fulfill your diversity and inclusion goal. Search "diversity" in the UC Learning Center to find a course that strikes your interest. A few suggestions include:

Cyber Security Training Update

The initial and refresher Cyber Security Awareness trainings, required of all UC employees, provide information on threats facing the University and what each of us can do to mitigate them. The online courses are video-based and have audio. The refresher course is required of all UC employees annually, beginning a year after initial course completion.

Visit the Cyber Security Awareness course listing to launch the online trainings.

"Express Interest" Option

Are there no future dates listed for a class you would like to attend? No worries. You can "Express Interest" to be notified when the next class is scheduled! Instructions can be found on any course page in the course catalog.

Upcoming Brown Bag Workshops

New Employee Orientation


Welcome to UC Davis! Learn about resources available to new employees including Benefits Orientation, New Employee Welcome, online New Employee Orientation, and UC Davis FrontDoor website.

May Spotlight

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Career Journeys - Words of Wisdom Brown Bag
In this workshop on May 23, you will hear from a UC Davis panel of retired employees who have traveled interesting professional paths. Discover what they did to advance their careers, what role mentors played, and how they prepared for a rewarding “next chapter” called retirement. 

Staff Learning News


Staff Learning News is a monthly electronic newsletter published by Staff Development and Professional Services. View the current issue here!

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