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Staff Training Opportunities

Employee Discount Program

Staff Human Resources and University College and Extension Services (UCES) are pleased to offer the CSULB Staff Employee Discount Program for UCES Professional Development for non-credit courses and programs. This program entitles CSULB staff employed for six months or more (full-time temporary/permanent or part-time permanent) to a 30 percent discount on select UCES Professional Development courses and programs.

Covered under this program are the Human Resource Management Certificate program, Professional Meeting and Event Planning program, Global Logistics Specialist program, IT Technology and Engineering courses, AutoCAD and UNIX courses, Forensic Science and the High Tech Crime Certificate programs, Senior Level Human Resource Management Certificate program, and on-camera leadership courses. Courses in photography, animation and writing for TV are periodically offered.

Professional Development Grant Program

The Professional Development Grant Program, sponsored by Staff Human Resources, provides financial support for any staff employee who wants to pursue job-related and/or skill-enhancing training opportunities. Matching grants of up to $750 are available. For more information on the program or for grant application, go to the Staff Human Resources forms Web page.

Upcoming training sessions include:

Tuesday, Sept. 16 / 9 a.m.-noon
Essentials for Managers
Topic: “Managing the Performance Evaluation Process.” Facilitated by Vickie Hamilton, Associate Director Staff Human Resources. Attendance by invitation only.

Monday, Sept. 22 / 9-11 a.m.
Injury and Illness Prevention
This course instructs the participant on the university’s injury and illness prevention program. Included are the district’s responsibilities for safety, the employee’s responsibility for safety, accident reporting and investigation, safety committees, how to report unsafe conditions and a general overview of other university safety programs. To register call Michelle Weber 562/985-2283.

Tuesday, Sept. 23 / 11 a.m.-noon
University Print Shop On-line Ordering System
This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to the Print Shop’s new on‐line ordering system. You will be taken through the steps to easily place most of your Print Shop and Quick Copy orders online and also shown how to automatically see a proof of your business card, letterhead or envelope.

Wednesday, Sept. 24 / 9 a.m.-noon
Supervisory Skills Certificate Program
Topic: “Guiding Leads and Supervisors Through Legal Minefields.” Facilitated by Stephanie Wright and Neil Iacono, Staff Employee Relations. Attendance by invitation only.

Tuesday, Sept. 30 / 9 a.m.-noon
Essentials for Managers
Topic: “Effective Discipline.” Facilitated by Stephanie Wright and Neil Iacono, Staff Employee Relations. Attendance by invitation only.

“Classes and Events” are brought to you by Staff Training and Development, part of Staff Human Resources in Human Resources Management. BH 335. Register on-line at or contact Berta Hanson at 562/985‐8798 for more information.