Training / Educational Programs

The list below includes trainings to be offered from October - December.  Please check back for updates and new sessions.  To preview these trainings and other programs from the Office of Human Resources, explore the 2018-19 OHR Events Calendar, a resource to help you quickly find dates and programs of interest.

Departments or groups interested in scheduling a customized training on any topic should contact Stephen Butler at 542-2521 / sdbutler@amherst.edu.

October

November

December


Workplace Wellness Sessions

Be on the lookout for the upcoming Financial Wellness game called “Square Up Your Savings,” offered by TIAA from October 8 – 26.

More wellness and fitness sessions will be offered by the Office of Human Resources and the Athletics Department. Please check back for updated listings and explore the Wellness, Fitness and Lifetime Sports webpage for details and to register.


Office of Diversity & Inclusion

To view other sessions and programs offered by the Office of Diversity & Inclusion, please click on this link - Diversity & Inclusion Trainings.


Title IX Trainings

Title IX trainings for staff and faculty will be offered throughout 2018. Please contact the Title IX Office if you want to schedule training for your department or work team. https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/health-safety-wellness/sexual-respect/title_ix_explained


IT Trainings

The IT Department offers trainings throughout the year for staff and faculty.  For an updated list of IT trainings and to register online, please check the IT Training and Events Calendar starting in mid-September.

All staff and faculty have access to lynda.com, an online resource for training with thousands of courses on technical and professional skills. Lynda.com courses can provide both basic instruction to learn about a new topic or skill, and detailed and precise instruction to master a specific skill or task. The college can provide an individual license to any employee who would like to use lynda.com to learn skills and enhance their knowledge. If you would like to request a license, submit a request to IT.

 

HR Cafe Collection New Location

Additional Resources - HR Cafe Collection

The HR Cafe Collection includes books that expand on the concepts covered in OHR Trainings. The Collection is located around the corner to the left of the cafe on the first floor of the library.