Workplace Learning & Development

Georgia Tech Human Resources has an entire team dedicated to learning and professional development. 

As a Georgia Tech employee, you have a suite of resources available to you. The Workplace Learning & Professional Development team is dedicated to advancing Georgia Tech’s mission and our community members’ career potential through engaging and applicable learning. We believe that effective individuals and organizations never stop learning, and we are constantly seeking inventive and engaging ways to make that learning convenient and enjoyable. 

Professional Development

More than 20 different professional development classes are taught year-round to employees on everything from leadership effective communication. Flip through the catalog and register for a class today!

Employee Learning Week

Employee Learning Week is an annual, weeklong event designed to promote personal and professional development. In 2017, we're partnering with Health & Well-Being to explore how to cultivate smart and happy work environment. 

The New Employee Experience

The Employee Experience (NEE) is a six-month program for new employees. Over four in-person sessions, NEE walks new employees through Tech's campus, explores its history, and discusses its values — all in a highly interactive format. 

Registration & Questions

Visit Georgia Tech’s learning management system (TRAINS) to register for courses and learning series.

 

Request Training

Our team is an industry leader in designing, developing, and facilitating a wide variety of professional training. If the courses in our catalog don't meet your unit or departmental-level needs or you'd like to discuss custom content, submit a request to us using the training request form.

Training Request Form

Additional Learning Resources

Lynda.com

Georgia Tech employees enjoy free access to Lynda.com's library of online tutorials, which cover a range of software tools and a wide variety of skill sets. 

Professional Education

Georgia Tech Professional Education (GTPE), an academic division of the Georgia Institute of Technology, allows working professionals and industry partners to access the expertise of a world-renowned technological research university.

Education Assistance

Georgia Tech offers several educational assistance programs for its faculty and staff. These programs provide a tuition and mandatory fee waiver or reimbursement to full-time employees and research titled faculty. 

Microsoft E-Learning Courses

As part of a offering from Microsoft, you are eligible to access E-Learning courses online at Microsoft.com. These courses are meant to help you keep up-to-date with the latest major software releases.

To gain initial access:
  1. Go to the e-learning website.
  2. Input your multiuse access code: IWO18E21C1
  3. You are prompted to sign in using a valid Windows Live™ ID. (This is the username and password you use to access the site each time you log on.) If you already have a profile on microsoft.com, use that Windows Live ID. 
  4. You will receive an e-mail confirming your registration. When it arrives, click the link to complete the e-mail confirmation and activate your courses. 
To login at any time:
  1. Go to the e-learning website.
  2. Click the "Sign In" button in the upper right corner of the page. 
  3. Sign into Windows Live using your Windows Live ID and password. 
  4. Click the My Learning Catalog link on the left side of the page under Customer Login.