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Classes and Workshops


In order to support you during this time, all of our offerings will be offered virtually.   Check out our newest class on April 9th, The Remarkable Remote Worker.  There are also many other online classes and webinars for you! Scroll down to take a look.

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.

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Upcoming Classes and Workshops

Zoom Resources

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Register below to see listing of Live Webinar trainings: Zoom Web training videos

Additional Resources:  Zoom Webinars and DiscussionsUCOP Zoom webpage

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Fidelity financial classes offered for UCOP Staff

Online sessions available: ,

Register below to see listing of Online Classes, or schedule a virtual one-on-one meeting

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The Remarkable Remote Worker

Online: Thursday, April 9, 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Remarkable Remote Worker online live training is intended to help you be most effective at working remotely and/or managing remote workers with skills ranging from managing stress, increasing focus, managing competing priorities, collaborating more effectively with others, and more.

Registration deadline is April 4th

Register for The Remarkable Remote Worker

Introduction to LinkedIn Learning

Online: Thursday, April 23, 10:00am - 11:00am

LinkedIn Learning is here! Come to this session and learn how you can leverage this new benefit to strengthen existing skills and learn new ones, too!

Register for Introduction to LinkedIn Learning

Smartsheet Fundamentals (2 Part Class)

Part 1 Online: Wednesday, April 15, 9:00am - 12:00pm

Part 2 Online: Tuesday, April 21, 9:00am - 12:00pm

This class is designed for newer users who wish to gain a foundational understanding of the Smartsheet collaboration tool. Learn how Smartsheet can track projects and information to improve teamwork. Smartsheet licenses are available to all UCOP employees.

This is a 2 part class, please sign up for 1 of each session.

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21 Practices for Wellbeing at Work

Online: Thursday, April 16, 11:00am - 12:45pm

Presented by People-OnTheGo, participants will learn to develop and practice mindfulness, emotional intelligence, growth mindset, and productivity skills that are crucial in today’s workplace. Participants focus on behavioral changes and initiative-taking, while at the same time paying attention to self-care, stress reduction, fostering enjoyment, and self-fulfillment.

Deadline for registration is April 9

Register for 21 Practices for Wellbeing at Work

Mindfulness at UCOP (Online)

Online: Friday, April 10, 10:00am - 11:00am

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 (Online)

PowerPoint Dynamic Presentations

Online: Friday, April 10, 9:00am-4:00pm

Learn to develop persuasive, dynamic slide show presentations which combine graphics, text, and animation effects to maximize the impact of the information you want to convey. To get the most out of this class, attendees should bring their own PowerPoint presentation to work on. If you do not bring a presentation, one will be provided.

Registration for this class will close on April 3

Register for PowerPoint Dynamic Presentations

Do's and Don'ts of Effective Presentations

Online: Tuesday, April 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm

In this workshop, participants will learn ideas and skills to make live and on-line presentations more impactful and engaging.  Don’t forget to join us for PowerPoint Dynamics Presentation (April 10) 

Register for Do's and Don'ts of Effective Presentations

Sustainability for OP and You

Online: Tuesday, April 21, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Online: Thursday, April 30, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This class is designed to empower you to incorporate sustainability into your life! Learn more about the UC Sustainability goals and what you can do to support them. Topics covered include reducing your carbon footprint, waste reduction, saving water, and green commutes. Save money, live greener, and be a UCOP sustainability champion!

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UCOP Lunch and Learn Series : Creative Problem Solving

Online: Wednesday, April 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Come and join us for a remote lunch and learn where we will together watch and discuss videos from the LinkedIn Learning course: Taking a Creative Approach to Problem Solving.

Register for UCOP Lunch and Learn Series : Creative Problem Solving

People On The Go Microsoft Excel PivotTables Techniques

Online: Wednesday, April 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm

If you have been using PivotTables and are wondering what more you can do with them, or are maybe running into obstacles and wishing you can get around them, this workshop will help you unleash the power of PivotTables and get results.

Registration deadline is April 23

Register for People On The Go Microsoft Excel PivotTables Techniques

Accomplishing More with Less for Managers

Online (5/6, 5/13 and 5/20): Wednesday, May 6, 10:00am - 11:15am

The Accomplishing More With Less for Managers three-part workshop is ideal for managers and supervisors who are overseeing the work of others and want to build best practices to enhance team communication and productivity. Learn how to manage strategically and help your team succeed in through times of high-volume work. The workshop focuses on building management resilience through useful tools and exercises.

Deadline for registration is 4/29/20

Register for Accomplishing More with Less for Managers

Managing and Organizing Your Email Inbox

Online: Tuesday, May 19, 11:30am - 1:00pm

Are you trying to get more organized in the new year? Learn skills for e-mail management strategies to transform e-mail into a productivity tool that can help you succeed.

Registration deadline is May 13th

Register for Managing and Organizing Your Email Inbox

Accomplishing More With Less

Online (6/9, 6/16,6/23): Tuesday, June 9, 9:30am - 12:00pm

From People-OnTheGo, this 3-part workshop series has been described as transformational. If you want to make breakthroughs in your time management, respond instead of react to today’s demanding work environment, and establish sustainable practices that will help you effectively manage the information and task overload, you have come to the right place!

These live online workshops are 3 x 75-minute series on 6/9, 6/16, and 6/23.

Attendance at all three sessions is required to receive credit for this class.

Register for Accomplishing More With Less

Performance Appraisal process for EMPLOYEES - Recording

Recorded Session. Click on Register below to access video : , Register for Performance Appraisal process for EMPLOYEES - Recording on

This is a recording of the Appraisal Process Training for Employees.  No log in is required.

For more information and learning guides, please visit the Performance Appraisal Process Learning Resource page, or contact

UCOP Cascade Fundamentals (Online + Franklin)

Franklin 7107: Wednesday, May 13, 1:00pm-4:00pm Register for UCOP Cascade Fundamentals (Online + Franklin) on Wednesday, May 13

Franklin 7107: Wednesday, June 17, 1:00pm-4:00pm Register for UCOP Cascade Fundamentals (Online + Franklin) on Wednesday, June 17

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.