Learning & Development


Learn@ISU is your one-stop site for gaining valuable life skills. The courses you'll find here are designed to help you develop your professional skills and advance your adventure at Iowa State. Whether you're looking for safety training or professional development courses, you can find it here. Lab safety, conflict resoultion, professional development and more. Training is easy with Learn@ISU!

UHR Professional Development Courses

*Series can be modified to fit individual department needs. Please contact the L&D department for more information.

Additional Learning Opportunities

To Cause Thought

This blog focuses on leadership development and the skills needed to be an effective leader. The author, Krisdeena Jansen, is a UHR Consultant who coordinates and facilitates several professional development series for ISU employees.

Blog Website

LinkedIn Learning

On July 29, Iowa State University will migrate its existing online learning resources from Lynda.com to LinkedIn Learning, as part of a necessary transition due to the discontinuation of the former tool. Available content from Lynda.com will be the same. LinkedIn Learning is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through Iowa State University, employees have access to the LinkedIn Learning video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. Anyone with an ISU Net-ID has free and unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning. For technical assistance, please contact Learning and Development at uhrlearn@iastate.edu. Be sure to check out the FAQ section on the LinkedIn Learning website for additional information.

LinkedIn Learning

Lecture Program

A collaborative effort between the Student Government and the Office of the Provost to bring to campus a broad spectrum of lectures, political debates, academic forums, cultural events and entertainment.

Lecture Program Website

Professional and Scientific Council Seminar Series

The Professional and Scientific (P&S) Council hosts presentations, seminars and workshops on topics of relevance to P&S employees. Announcements regarding topic, time and location are made via email. All P&S employees and guests are welcome to attend. Please join us and bring questions for the speaker!

P&S Council Website

Environmental Health & Safety

The mission of EH&S is to prevent illness and injury, protect the environment, and connect the university to the message of safety and preparedness.

EH&S Website


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