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Professional Development for Workplace Instructors

Find links to courses, a certificate program, and professional organizations for trainers in the workplace.

Staff Education courses for trainers

Visit the UC Learning Center and use the search box or course catalog to enroll in these courses. Courses are listed in the suggested order within each topic area.

Thinking and Problem Solving

  • Creative Thinking Power

Workplace Training

  • The Practice of Listening
  • Effective Business Writing
  • Effective Public Speaking and Presentations
  • Training Adults at Work: Principles
  • Designing Workplace Training
  • Diversity Education
  • Intermediate Microsoft PowerPoint 2007
  • Training One-on-One
  • Introduction to Photoshop CS3
  • Intermediate Photoshop CS3
  • Managing Meetings and Groups Effectively (formerly Facilitating Groups: The Basics)
  • Practical Coaching
  • Practicum: Applying Instructional Skills

Workplace Instructor

See the required courses for the certificate. After you completing the series, submit your training history (see MyTraining) to Staff Education and Development, Mail Code 0922, to request your certificate.

Also read Professional Guidelines for Instructors of Staff Employees.

Professional organizations for trainers and internal consultants