Employee learning calendar

Our programs, courses and sessions will support your personal and professional development.

Our courses are free for all permanent full-time and part-time staff.  However, a FAST code is required at time of registration as charges will be strictly enforced for last minute cancellations or no-shows. Please read our cancellation policy for more information.  To avoid these charges we recommend you only register for courses you know you will be able to attend.


Date/timeCourseProgramAudience
2017-12-13, 08:30Seven Habits For Highly Effective People
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
2018-01-10, 12:00PESA Nominator's Workshop
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
2018-02-16, 12:00Dealing with Difficult Personalities
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
2017-12-13, 10:00Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
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Program search
CourseProgramAudienceDate/time
Seven Habits For Highly Effective People
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
2017-12-13, 08:30
Developing Competencies for the FutureEffective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Leading For Engagement (L4E) Certificate
Not scheduled
Designing awesome training
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Designing awesome training
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Email Etiquette
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Email Etiquette
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
EQ for Your IQ
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Facilitate engaging training
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Facilitate engaging training
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Instructional skills workshop
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Introduction to the Project Management Office Methodology
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Making Meetings Matter
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Increasing Your Understanding of Self and Others with MBTIEffective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Leading For Engagement (L4E) Certificate
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Mediator in a Box
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Mental Health for Managers
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Networking etiquette: How to work a room
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Presentation skills
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Return to Work for Managers and Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Suicide Awareness
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Write to be Understood
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Write to be Understood
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Develop - Have regular, respectful and rewarding performance conversations
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Develop - Have regular, respectful and rewarding performance conversations
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Five Choices (Formerly: FOCUS: Achieving Your Highest Priorities) ™
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
(NEW) Indigenous Cultural Acumen Training (ICAT)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
(NEW) Indigenous Cultural Acumen Training (ICAT)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
(NEW) Serve Customers - pilot
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Addressing Emotions At Work ™Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Basic Principles for a Respectful Workplace © Achieve Global – used with permission Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Creativity at WorkEffective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Caring for Customers™ Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Communication Toolkit for Conflict ResolutionEffective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Dealing Effectively with Conflict Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Dimensions of Diversity: Appreciating CulturesEffective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Dealing with Difficult Conversations - For Staff Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Discover Your StrengthsEffective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Discover Your StrengthsEffective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Effective Workplace Communication - ISkills Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Five Choices (Formerly: FOCUS: Achieving Your Highest Priorities) ™ Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Facilitating for Results ™Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Giving and Receiving Constructive Feedback ™Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Healing Customer Relationships™ Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Helping Keep Your Team on Course ™Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
My Role, My Responsibilities, My Performance Plan Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Managing Your Priorities ™Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Problem Solving Results: Solutions, Improvements and Innovations ™ (formerly Problem Solving & Decision Making)Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Resolving Conflict with Your Peers (formerly Working through emotions & conflict)Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Reaching for Stellar Service™ Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Serving a World of Customers ™Effective Workplace Relations Certificate (EWR)
Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Seven Habits For Highly Effective PeopleManaging For Results (M4R) Certificate
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Correcting Performance Problems Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Managers
Not scheduled
Developing Strategies for Early Intervention in Harassment and Discrimination Cases (Formally called Mediating Efficiently Human Rights Complaints from a Supervisor and Manager Perspective)Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Managers
Not scheduled
Effective Employee Feedback
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Managing Extremely Difficult Behaviour Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Managers
Not scheduled
Performance Planning and Review Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Managers
Not scheduled
Seven Habits For Hightly Effective PeopleManaging For Results (M4R) Certificate
Managers
Not scheduled
Fair and Equitable Hiring Practices Manager's "how to" series

Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Fostering Resilience for ManagersManager's "how to" series
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Everything you always wanted to know about Internal Audit but were afraid to ask Manager's "how to" series

Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Internet initiatives: Web Strategies and Social MediaManager's "how to" series

Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Privacy in your workplaceManager's "how to" series

Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
How to ensure Accommodation and Return to Work - Works WellManager's "how to" series

Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
How to ensure Accommodation and Return to Work - Works WellManager's "how to" series

Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
How to improve your website and introduction to social media strategies at UVicManager's "how to" series
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Business Process Mapping
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Building An Inclusive Work Culture at UVic
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
How to lead when you are feeling burned out
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Creating Spaces: Challenging Privilege, Power and Oppression
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
NEW!! Customer Service at UVic: Putting the Serve back in Service
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Speakers Series - Debt reduction and TFSA
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Dealing with Difficult ConversationsSupervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
NEW!! Email Communication Training
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
NEW!! Facilitation Skills
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Effective Employee Feeback
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
The Power of Forgiveness in the Workplace
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
FAST HR training for administrators
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
FAST HR training for administrators
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
FAST HR training for administrators
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
FAST HR training for administrators
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
FAST HR training for administrators
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
FAST HR training for administrators
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
FAST HR training for administrators
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Intercultural Conflict: Building cultural competency and mediation skills
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Lumina Spark: The next generation of self and team awareness tools
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Lynda.com training session
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Lynda.com training session
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Lynda.com training session
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Lynda.com training session
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Lynda.com training session
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Lynda.com training session
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Speakers Series - Mortgages 101
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
The personal sides of change
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
The personal sides of change
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
PESA Nominator's Workshop
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
2018-01-10, 12:00
NEW!! PowerPoint with Panache
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Project Management
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
New! Rooting Out Bullying, Harassment, and Discrimination in the Workplace
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Setting goals for work (New Course)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Student Mental Health Literacy Program - Level 1
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Student Mental Health Literacy Program - Level 2
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Mental Health Training for all employees
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
NEW!! Writing in the workplace: self editing strategies
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Writing in Clear Language - For Managers and Administrators (New Course)
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Writing good goals for work
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Building Positive Multi-Generational Workplaces Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Creative Solutions to Workplace Challenges - For Managers Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Developing Others ™Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Developing Team Agility - Day to Day Tools ™Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Dealing with Difficult Conversations - For ManagersSupervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Giving Recognition ™Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Listening in a Hectic World ™Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Leading Organizational Change - For ManagersSupervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Managing Conflict - Thomas Kilmann Conflict Mode InstrumentSupervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Managers, Supervisors and Diversity Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Negotiating Resources for Your Team ™Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Providing Constructive Feedback ™Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Project Management Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Principles and Qualities of Genuine Leadership ™Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Resolving Conflicts with Your Team ™Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Speaking to Influence Others ™Supervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Managing For Results (M4R) Certificate
Supervisors
Managers
Not scheduled
Taking Charge of Change - all staffSupervising For Success Certificate (S4S)
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Clarifying Performance ExpectationsStepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Delegating for Shared Success ™ Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
The Hallmarks of Supervisory Success ™Stepping Up To Supervision Certificate (SU2S)
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Not scheduled
Dealing with Difficult Personalities
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
2018-02-16, 12:00
Employee Family Assistance Program (EFAP) orientation for faculty & staff
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Retirement Planning Seminar
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
A Parents Guide to Bullying: what you need to know
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Supervisors, Managers and People Leader Orientation of the Morneau Shepell EFAP
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Retirement Seminar for Faculty, Librarians, Executive, Regular PEA and Management Excluded
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Retirement Seminar for CUPE and Exempt Support Employees
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Health and wellness: Office Ergonomics
Staff
Aspiring/New Supervisors
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
2017-12-13, 10:00
Collective Agreements: CTO in the PEA
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Modified Work Week in CUPE 951
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Modified Work Week in CUPE 951
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Organizational and Staff Changes
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Posting & Recruitment
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Posting & Recruitment
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Probation rules
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Progressive Discipline
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Progressive Discipline
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Sick Leave, LTD & RTW
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Sick Leave, LTD & RTW
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
Collective Agreements: Vacation & Leave rules
Supervisors
Managers
Leaders
Not scheduled
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FAQs

Who can take these courses?

Courses are available to all permanent full-time and part-time employees.

If you don't fit into either of those categories (i.e., term or casual), contact the Organizational Development and Learning Services team () to discuss your options. 

Please note that certain courses are designed for certain audiences such as staff, supervisors, managers etc, so check if you're eligible for the course before you register.

How do I find out what courses I've taken?

We use the Continuing Studies system for registration. To check what courses you having coming up and ones you have taken:

  • Go to the Continuing Studies site.
  • Log in with your Netlink ID and password.
  • On the centre of the page you'll see a list of upcoming courses.
  • On the left side of the screen you'll see a link called 'my courses.'
  • Click on 'my courses' to see courses you've registered for.

How do I cancel a course?

To cancel a course that you have registered for, please contact:

The Organizational Development and Learning Services team

Be sure to read our cancellation policy.