University Human Resources Curriculum Schedule

Formalized training and workshops are offered to faculty and staff of Oakland University only. To enroll in a course, click on the ENROLL button for the course you are interested in and then type in the requested information. Your request will then be logged into the training enrollment database.

Courses currently being offered are listed below. To go straight to the dates and times for a course, click on the course name. Note that some courses are not offered on a regular basis and may only occur a few times a year.

Date/Time Seats
Location Enroll
Communicate with Confidence: Assertive Advantage

This workshop will cover vital communication strategies that will enable participants to communicate with authority and confidence. Participants will also learn techniques for being assertive and dealing with people who are passive-aggressive or aggressive.

At the end of this workshop, the learner will be able to:

  • List the five key rules of assertive communication
  • Describe the three misconceptions of assertiveness
  • Demonstrate how to assert themselves without being pushy
Tue, June 2, 2015, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
0 Lake Michigan, Oakland Center no seats left
Tue, June 2, 2015, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
0 Lake Michigan, Oakland Center no seats left
Introduction to Google Drive (Google Docs)

Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service which enables user cloud storage, file sharing and collaborative editing. Google Drive (formerly Google Docs) is an office suite of productivity applications, that offer collaborative editing on documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and more.

Google Drive is part of Oakland University's Google Apps package. Come learn about this valuable tool and how it can increase your productivity at OU.

Thu, June 18, 2015, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
20 200C Elliott Hall [ENROLL]
Thu, July 23, 2015, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
20 200C Elliott Hall [ENROLL]
Thu, August 13, 2015, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
19 200C Elliott Hall [ENROLL]
Protect yOUrself - OU Phishing Awareness Program
Description: In the "real world," someone could steal your pocketbook and use your credit cards and/or identification to make purchases or cause all sorts of other trouble for you. This is known as "identity theft." But did you know that you are also subject to a similar form of identity theft in the virtual world online?

Cyber criminals exist with one purpose: trick you into giving them access to your personal information. It's called phishing.

Learn how to identify and report phishing attempts with this short self-guided tutorial. Click this link to view the course.
This course does not require enrollment.
persistent 2 Internet not required