The Human Resources Division at UNC General Administration is committed to providing many of the training and development tools, resources, online tutorials, and workshops to support employees with their learning needs and to promote professional growth and career development. Listed below are brief descriptions and links to many of these continuous learning opportunities. You may also link to the training calendar to your right.

Enhance Your Technical Skills

You may take advantage of a number of different information technology courses offered by UNC-Chapel Hill. You may choose to participate in either traditional classroom courses or enroll in online sessions. Check out the list of courses by visiting the UNC IT Training web page.

**REGISTRATION NOTICE: You may need to have an active ONYEN to register for classes. You can register for an ONYEN account at If you do not know your PID, which is needed to create an ONYEN, you can retrieve that information at the PID Inquiry Page

Office of State Personnel Opportunities

The Office of State Personnel offers a myriad of courses to State employees. Course topics range from Interpersonal Skills, Computer Skills, to courses focused on Management Development. Click here to view the OSP Personnel Training and Development Policy.

 You can find more detailed information about Office of State Personnel courses at the HRD Training Link. Link to the Professional Skills Catalog.

 Academic Assistance Program

The purpose of the academic assistance program is to assist management in workforce planning and employee development. It is a program that allows an SPA employee to take a course at an accredited community college, college, or university.  The program provides reimbursement of academic costs, if funds are available, and time off the job, if the course is available only during working hours.

Click here to read the entire Academic Assistance Program Policy and link to the Application for Academic Assistance.

 UNC Professional Development Portal

The UNC Professional Development Portal is designed to provide access to an increasingly broad range of professional development materials that will be of relevance to administrators, faculty and staff throughout UNC. Users can login to take advantage of the full power of the portal to search and browse, create and save custom searches, and submit materials for access by others. Resources include materials in four primary areas: teaching and learning, teaching and learning with technology, human resources, and administrative development.




Training News

OSP Professional Skills Program Schedule for Fall 2013 is now available here!  

Educational Benefits

A link to the Educational Benefits offered by General Administration

Manager Training

Take advantage of the FREE manager and supervisor training available through OSP.  Great EEO training opportunities!

Professional Skills Program Training Schedule is now available on the OSP website.