Learning & Development

HR's Learning & Development team provides a wide variety of services aimed at improving individual and organizational performance. This page will provide more information about the types of development courses we offer for employees, as well as more information about our department. Click here to review the university's training policy in the Staff Handbook. 

On-Campus Workshops

Professional development empowers employees to gain skills and knowledge, for both personal achievement and career advancement. HR Learning & Development offers open-enrollment workshops on the Norman, HSC, and Tulsa campuses to provide employees with opportunities for development. Learn more about available workshops and enroll by visiting the training calendar. Be sure to check with your supervisor before enrolling in workshops.

Workshop Spotlight

Effective Communication
Communicating effectively is key to being successful in a professional work setting. It is also important in maintaining healthy personal relationships. This workshop helps participants discover their communication style, practice listening instead of just hearing, and learn tips for communicating effectively at work. Find this and other workshops on the training calendar

OU Leadership Council

The OU Leadership Council is a group of leaders from each campus chosen every year to participate in a year-long series of leadership development opportunities. You can find information about your campus' programs and requirements below: 

Learn more about Norman Leadership Council here.

Learn more about HSC Leadership Council here

Tulsa Leadership Council dates and information will be released soon. 

Request a Training

If you do not see the type of course you need or if you are interested in taking a past course that is not currently scheduled on the training calendar, please let us know.

 If you want HR Learning & Development to come to your department and present one of the special training courses below, please contact us.

  • Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team
  • DiSC Profile
  • Strengths Finder

Have questions or ideas?

If you would like to explore ways to manage change, institute strategic initiatives, or improve the performance of your team, department, or function, please contact us.