Employee Training & Development

Training/Professional Development: UW-W provides funds for your job related/career professional development. The following sites offer excellent one day seminars. The programs offer training and insights to guide employees in learning new skills. Employees should contact their supervisor for approval of job related/career development courses.

SkillPath Seminars - Fred Pryor Seminars / Career Track - National Seminars Training

 Type of Training Description Dept. Contact/Sign-up
Sexual Harassment Preventing Sexual Harassment - Online course to be completed by ALL new UW-W employees within 30 days of hire. HR&D More info
Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Brochure HR&D More info
LGBT Resources Challenging Homophobia and Heterosexism HR&D More info
Safe Zone Safe Zone Program HR&D More info -
Classified Connection Regularly Scheduled Meetings On Various Employee
Development Topics - Open to ALL UW-W Employees
Classified Connection More info
Management Leadership Statutory Requirement for newly appointed supervisors
& managers
OSER More info
Management - Personnel Administration Statutory Requirement for newly appointed supervisors
& managers
OSER More info
Labor Relations Training Training For Supervisors offered by UWSA Employee Relations. Scheduled annually, by request UWSA Employee Relations More info
2012 Classified Employee Policies Presentation Overview of classified employee policies, updated 1/1/2012 HR&D More info
Ten Tips for New Supervisors Tips from "The First-Time Supervisor's Survival Guide" by George Fuller More info
Performance Review Challenges: What to Say & Do Strategies to deal with challenging performance reviews. The Bolling Towne Group, LLC More info
 Computer Technology
Technology Training Various Technology Training Resources iCIT More info
Hands-on Technology Workshops Live workshops focused on introductory-level skills, and covering the current versions of popular software used on campus including Microsoft Office 2007 and 2010, Adobe Acrobat 9 and X, Webex, and Google Docs. iCIT More info (Login with your NetID)
Financial Services WISDM Budget & Finance More info
 Professional Development
Career Planning Resume writing, career development, see web site for details. Career Services More info

(Though listed for students, employees are welcome to attend)

Professional Development Fund Guidelines and form More info
Employee Educational Assistance Program Employee Educational Assistance Program Guidelines for UW-W Employees More info
 Risk Management & Safety
Training Schedule Risk Management & Safety Training Schedule Risk Management More info
Ergonomics For personnel working at computer stations more than 4 hrs. Risk Management More info
Driver Authorization For procedures and authorization information Risk Management More info
Risk Management Supervisory Training Half-day course offered by the Bureau of State Risk Management for State of Wisconsin supervisors, this no-cost seminar will provide you with the knowledge, skills, and resources you need for managing workplace health and safety of state employees. DOA More info
UW System Safety & Loss Prevention Training Resources for UW System Campuses UWSA More info
UW-Whitewater Emergency Information Guide Reference Guide for Various Emergency Situations University Police Services More info
Adult CPR/AED Training Adult CPR/AED training teaches basic Adult CPR and the use of the Automated External Defibrillator (AED). University Police Services More info
University Police Services Educational Programming Safety programs offered upon request by University Police Services University Police Services More info
Wisconsin Safety Council Training Wisconsin Safety Council Training and Seminar Schedule Wisconsin Safety Council More info