Human Resources

Training Opportunities and Materials

Upcoming Campus Training Opportunities     

  • PhotoShop for Beginners                                                 presented by:  LANCE JACKSON

A basic introduction to Photoshop, this training will touch upon the various aspects of the application, including--file types, which to use when; selecting workspaces; choosing tools and keyboard shortcuts; entering type; choosing colors; etc.  Several examples will be demo’d!  This training will be the first of a series covering all levels of PhotoShop, so you’ll not want to miss this beginning session.
Thursday, October 1                          Location:  ELC 313                                                3 pm            

  • Cascade                                                                                         presented by:  JILL WHITAKER

This training is exclusive to those who ALREADY have been given access to Cascade as their department's web liaison. Cascade is the content management system (CMS) used by SUU to maintain its website. It will be a casual session where we can review the basics of editing within Cascade, but participants will also be able to ask questions about tasks specific to their work. You MUST RSVP for this training to  --remember this training is ONLY for those who already have been given access to Cascade as your department’s web liaison.
Thursday, October 8                        Location:  ELC 313                                                3 pm                     

  • Risk Management                                                                      presented by:  MIKE HUMES

“Need help? Dial x8888.” Find out what all falls under that slogan and phone number by attending this training, which will offer a great, double-fold opportunity:  1.  to learn what all SUU’s Safety and Risk Management Services accomplishes for our campus AND 2. how you can contribute to the advancement of its, and our mission.  You will learn about campus policy and procedure in the areas of Requesting Certificates of Insurance; SUU Liability Insurance Coverage--What's covered and what's not; The truth about driving your personal vehicle on University business; Rental Car Insurance; Accident & Incident Reporting; SUU insurance requirements for events held on campus; Hazardous Materials Removal; Chemical Inventory and Safety Data Sheets; Policy for Space Heaters, Scentsy warmers, Open Flame and Christmas Trees. This is your chance to ask your frequently-thought-of questions.
Thursday, October 15                        Location:  ELC 313                                                             3 pm      

  • Purchase Orders & Requisitions                                                presented by:  Jared Baker

News-Flash! “Purchase Orders” and “Requisitions” are NOT 4-letter words! Come learn about the “beauty” of The Purchasing Universe with particular attention to be given to the proper procedures for Purchase Orders and Requisitions.  Jared will go thru the processes step-by-step, and will be at your beck-and-call for an hour so you can ask questions on everything you do—and don’t really—want to know about the Purchasing Department and procedures, and purchase orders and requisitions.
Thursday, October 22                        Location:  ELC 313                                                             3 pm      

  • Interactive Video Conferencing (IVC)                                  presented by:  Shane Flanigan

IVC can be executed on a laptop, so while you are at a conference in Jamaica (yea, right!), you can still teach your course.  Look at you, all conscientious and stuff.  IVC is here for you!
Thursday, October 29                        Location:  ED 205                                                             3 pm         


RSVP to if you're interested in attending any or all of the sessions. 

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