HR Learning & Development

In collaboration with others, HR Learning and Development provides leadership by offering access to learning experiences that promote performance improvement and professional development, and by facilitating organizational learning to help the University achieve its mission and vision. Information and opportunities are available for new employees, current employees, managers and supervisors.



Description: Link to On Line Registration


Faculty and staff Register Online for orientation and training courses offered through HR Learning and Development.

Click Current Training for highlighted events!
Click UA Events to view a semester-at-a-glance calendar of training and development offerings.



SkillPort:  Faculty and staff have on-demand access to a desktop skills catalog of web-based courses designed to enhance professional development. Employees log in using their myBama username and CWID.



Training Academy- Faculty, staff and student employees will utilize this system for required compliance training such as Child Protection Policy, Right-to-Know and other Health and Safety topics.  Employees only have access to courses which have been assigned to them.  Employees log in using their myBama username and CWID.

Technical Instructions for Mac Users for Training Academy

Technical Instructions for PC Users for Training Academy

Instructions for UA employees using Training Academy for the Child Protection training course.


These resources for managers cover critical topics that lead to better management and are delivered in a short, interactive, online format.  To access: log in to, select the Employee tab, and look for the Login Instructions link below the ManageElite icon.  


It is the policy of The University of Alabama to offer an educational

benefit to eligible employees and their eligible dependents who are enrolled at the University. In accordance with usual academic rules, admission to the University must first be obtained in order to receive educational benefits. To apply for this benefit, please click here Educational Benefit Form.



Employees access training tutorials for administrative systems, update personal employment records with Banner Self-Service, view resources on health and well-being, and access general campus information through myBama.


Your Employee Assistance Program provides one-on-one confidential support and training. To access articles, tips, self-assessment, and skill-building tools click EAP and enter UA as the username.


UA identified core competencies critical to its short-term and long-term success.  Core competencies are behaviors or values relevant to all staff employees and are an integral part of UA's vision and culture.  HR Learning and Development supports these competencies through training.


The Capstone Awards honor individual employees, departments, or teams for their exemplary performance, winning spirit, exceptional customer service, and enterprising ways.

To Contact HR Learning and Development:


Human Resource Learning and Development          Phone number: (205) 348-9700
G-54 Rose Administration Building
Box 870184   Fax: (205) 348-2072 
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0184  
Hours:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Click here to reserve a classroom