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Classes and Workshops

Advance registration is required for all classes through UC Learning Center (instructions at bottom of page). Visit the UCOP L&D page for more information about learning and development opportunities including our popular cohort programs.

Looking for a training we don’t currently offer? Request a class here.

Download and print a poster of this month’s classes: December Poster (pdf). (*Dates and times may change and will only be updated on this website, not on the poster.)

Upcoming Classes and Workshops

LinkedIn Learning Introduction

Online + Kaiser: Friday, December 6, 12:15pm - 1:00pm

Online + Franklin: Wednesday, December 11, 12:15pm - 1:00pm

Online + Franklin: Tuesday, December 17, 9:15am - 10:00am

UCOP L&D is thrilled to announce that all UCOP employees will have access to LinkedIn Learning — over 9,000 professional development courses — in the next few months! Come to this session and learn how you can leverage this new benefit to grow your career.

Can’t make these sessions? Watch the recording here.

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Take Charge Info session

Franklin/Online: Monday, December 9, 12:15 pm - 1:00pm

Come Learn about the Take Charge cohort. Take Charge: Developing a Career Strategy is a five-month program that provides administrative and support and entry level staff with tools to better direct and manage their careers.

Register for Take Charge Info session

Halogen Training

UCOP Halogen for Managers: Franklin/Online: Tuesday, December 10, 2:15 pm- 3:00 pm

Register for Halogen Training

Series: Financial Planning with Fidelity

Strategies for Drawing Income in Retirement (Kaiser 705): Tuesday, December 10, 9:00am-9.45am

Basics of When and How to Claim Social Security (Kaiser 705): Tuesday, December 10, 9:45am -10:30am

Identify and Prioritize Your Savings Goals (Franklin 12129): Tuesday, December 10, 12:00pm - 12:45pm

Getting Started in the UC Retirement Savings Program(Franklin 12129): Tuesday, December 10, 12:45pm -1:30pm

The UC Retirement Choice Program (Franklin 12129): Tuesday, December 10, 1:30pm - 2:15pm

Learn directly from experts at Fidelity Financial! These classes help you learn about your UC retirement benefits and managing your financial life—from everyday money matters to growing and protecting the life you’ve built. Courses rotate regularly, so check back often! Note: You’ll have to select both “Franklin” and “Kaiser” to see all available classes on their registration page.

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Mindfulness at UCOP

20th Street: Tuesday, December 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Less stress. Enhanced awareness and focus. Improved health. These are some of the benefits shown in research studies on mindfulness. In this one-hour workshop, you will learn how to both reduce your stress and increase your effectiveness at work through simple mindfulness techniques.

Register for Mindfulness at UCOP

Upgrade Your Excel Skills

Excel Power Users (Online): Wednesday, December 11, 9am-12pm, 2 sessions (Dec 11, 13)

Register for Upgrade Your Excel Skills

Sharepoint Intermediate Workshops (Franklin + Online)

Site Administration: Thursday, December 12, 9:15am-11:45am

Register for Sharepoint Intermediate Workshops (Franklin + Online)

Using the UC Learning Center

Log in to the UC Learning Center using your UCOP login and password. In the Search box on the left, enter the name of the class you want. Select the session you want, then select the Register box and Submit.

If you enroll in a class and are unable to attend, please be sure to cancel your registration so that your slot can be made available to others interested in the class. Cancel through the UC Learning Center 48 hours before the scheduled class time, or contact the Learning & Development Team.