Online Professional Development Resoures
The Office of Human Resources has complied the following list of free professional development resources that can be accessed anytime from anywhere.
Deer Oaks Employee Assistance Program
Deer Oaks Employee Assistance program offers a variety of online articles and trainings on topics such as:
- Parenting Information
- Professional Development
- Supervisor Training
- Health & Wellness
You can access Deer Oaks by following the link below. Username & Password: UTEP
Coursera courses include everything from free courses to full master’s programs, offered through some of the top universities in the country.
- Courses from four to ten weeks long
- One to two hour video lectures a week
- Learn at your own pace
To participate in these courses, visit the link below to create a free account and search for free courses and content to see their wide array of offerings.
edX is a global nonprofit, with hundreds of classes and courses from over 120 major Universities and Colleges around the world. Most of the individual course can be audited free of charge.
- Topics ranging from computer science to leadership
- Classes are designed to support learners at every stage of their career
The link below takes you directly to the course list. Learners will need to set up an account – free of charge.
Alison is a free online training and education platform that focuses on workplace skills. It offers over 1,000 courses with free access. While there is a charge to obtain a certification, all courses are free to enroll in and complete. Topics include areas such as:
To utilize Alison’s training options, visit the site link below to create a free account.