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 dates, times and registration information, please click on the workshop you are interested in below, or click on "Expand All" for a complete menu. Additional inquires can be directed to: ext. 6-4470.

*Training sessions are subject to change.

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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  bystander intervention and how to prevent and respond to sexual assaults, as well as the impact on vulnerable populations such as minority groups and international students.

Light refreshments will be served.

Location: Hassenfeld Luria Conference Room

The workshop will be held on the following dates/times:

Date Time Register
Tue, April 5th 9:00-11:00 am Registration Closed
Thur, May 12th 9:00-11:00 am Registration Closed
Tue, Jun 7th 9:00-11:00 am Click here to register
Understanding the Four Generations of Employees

Today’s workforce is more unique than at any time in history as this is the first time in America that we have had four different generations of employees working together. Generational differences can impact everything from management style, team building, decision-making, handling change, customer service, and organizational productivity.

Each generation has distinct behaviors, attitudes, expectations, habits and motivation. In this dynamic and important one day program, participants will learn about their personal generational style. Plus, they will learn how to bridge their style to be more effective when dealing with others. Through interactive exercises, trainer-led discussions and fun group activities, participants will leave with a new insight into themselves and how to work more effectively with members of the other generations.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the four distinct generations
  • Recognize the core values of the four generations
  • Understand what motivates each generation
  • Manage generational conflict and communication gaps
  • Learn from each other and how one may need to change to match other’s generational attitudes

Continental breakfast and an afternoon snack will be served.  There will be a one hour break for lunch.

Date:  Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time:  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location:  Hassenfeld Luria Conference Room

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Online Professional Development Workshops

Lynda.com web-based instructional videos

All active staff, faculty and students have unlimited access to an online library of over 2,500 high quality web-based instructional videos offered through Lynda.com.   

  • Learn new skills and new technology at your own pace
  • Improve Excel, Word, Photoshop, video editing, business skills and programming
  • Design customized playlists of courses or individual tutorials
  • Keep track of course history and provide certification of completion, if desired

Lynda at Brandeis can be accessed via the Brandeis Apps panel on the community login page, the LTS website, on Latte or by typing go.brandeis.edu/Lynda in a browser of a computer connected to the university network.

Log in using your UNetID and password.  

If you have any questions, or need assistance using the site you can visit Lynda at Brandeis FAQs or contact the LTS technology service desk.
Hiatt Career Center Webinars for Faculty and Staff

The Hiatt Career Center is excited to open our career webinars to all members of the Brandeis community, including faculty and staff. Our monthly, 60-minute webinars feature expert presenters and career topics that appeal to listeners of all ages and in all industries.

For a schedule of Hiatt Career Center Webinars, please click here.


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.