Training and Professional Development

Our hands-on training, lectures and seminars are designed to provide the Brandeis community with a variety of programs intended to positively impact quality of life and job satisfaction and to develop an individual's ability to initiate and implement change within his or her work life.

For more information: ext. 6-4470

*Training sessions are subject to change.

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New Employee Orientation

Click here for upcoming New Employee Orientations

New-employee orientation is designed to give new faculty and staff an introduction to Brandeis University and a chance to meet other employees starting out at the university. New-employee orientation is distinct from benefits orientation, which provides an overview of benefits available to Brandeis employees.  Please contact Human Resources 6-4474 to register.

Date Time
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. HR Large Conference Room
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. HR Large Conference Room

The Human Resources conference room is located in Bernstein-Marcus.

Professional Development Workshops

Preventing Sexual Harassment and Title IX for Managers and Faculty

The workshop will provide managers and faculty with the information and tools necessary to recognize, prevent and respond to sexual harassment and sexual assault. The workshop will discuss the role managers and faculty have as Responsible Employees, and will include discussion of the new mandates under Title IX and the Campus SaVE Act.

The workshop will be offered twice, at the same location, on the following dates/times:

Date Time Location
Monday, November 17, 2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Hassenfeld Conference Center, Levine Ross
Thursday, December 11, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am Hassenfeld Conference Center, Levine Ross

Light refreshments will be served.

To enroll, please click on one of the following links:

Workshop 1: Monday, November 17, 2014

Workshop 2: Thursday, December 11, 2014

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff at Work

This seminar focuses on ways to free your mind from self-defeating and counterproductive thoughts and beliefs.  In a safe environment, you will learn to adapt to life’s unexpected events, let go of things you can’t control and create a flow to daily living.  This is the first step to being your best without being perfect.

Date Monday, November 24, 2014
Time 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location Hassenfeld Luria Conference Room
Registration Click here to register

The Luria Conference Room is located in Hassenfeld Conference Center.

CPR/First Aid Lifesaving Training

CPR/First Aid Lifesaving Training
For CPR lifesaving training workshops, please click here.

Library and Technology Services computer workshops available for staff

Library and Technology Services computer workshops

For Library and Technology Services computer workshops available for staff, please click here.