Learning & Organizational Development

Development Programs

This section is focused on your professional and personal development.  Whether you need to take on new challenges, keep on top of developments in your field or enhance your performance at work, undertaking training and development opportunities can help. By making sure you have the right balance of knowledge, skills and behaviors, you can achieve your goals and increase your job satisfaction.

This site provides beneficial information for employees that are new to East Carolina University. Learn about New Employee Orientation, and raise your awareness about resources that support new University employees.
Information, courses, and programs to support the development of key competencies and components critical to success for those who manage and supervise employees at ECU.

Four separate HR-sponsored certificate programs exist to enhance critical workplace skills, knowledge, and professional development for University employees within his or her respective job function(s). Each program contains individual courses that are offered at varying times throughout the Fall and Spring semesters. The courses within each certification were specifically selected to support the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for each work group. Please click on the link for the Certification Program that you are interested in for information on required courses and registration information.


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The Supervision Institute Certification Program (SI) provides employees operating in a supervisory role with the opportunity to develop and strengthen core skills vital to effectively supervising diverse groups of employees. For more information, click here.

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The Medical Administrative Certification Program (MACP) provides participants with strong information base in understanding University policies & procedures impacting Health Sciences employees. This program is designed for those personnel operating in administrative support positions. For more information, click here.

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The Administrative Certification Program (ACP) provides participants with a strong operational and logistical foundation with regard to policy, procedural and internal agency resources that form the necessary skill sets for those employees tasked with administrative support duties. This program is designed specifically for those operating in administrative support positions, regardless of classification. For more information, click here.

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The Leave Clerk Certification Program (LVC) provides personnel who administer leave records with a definitive course of training to develop and strengthen the critical skills necessary to manage and facilitate employee records in compliance with University and State policies. For more information, click here.