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What is ASCEND?

ASCEND Learning Programs are professional development courses available to all benefits-eligible team members.

ASCEND is a great resource for anyone looking for training that will take their professional skills to new heights.

Programs offered and online course recommendations will focus on strengthening Core Competencies identified as essential for impactful contribution at UHCL.

  • Individual Contributors - Team members in a Support Staff role
  • Supervisors - Supervisors, Team Leads, and Emerging Leaders
  • Managers - Team members with 2+ years in Management and/or for those who lead teams that include other Managers
  • Senior Leaders - Directors and above
  • General Sessions - All benefits-eligible team members

Learn More About ASCEND

Self-Enrollment How-To


LinkedIn Learning

UHCL Staff and Faculty have free access to LinkedIn Learning.  Use the links below to access the online library of instructional videos and content that will help you strengthen your skills in technology, business, creative design, and much more.


Mandatory Training

Employees must complete mandatory training modules at their time of hire and at the beginning of each fiscal year. Access the TAP website now to complete your required training.

UH System Online Training Checklist

Training Access Portal (T.A.P.)


Questions About Training? Let Us Help!

If you have questions about training, please contact Esther Herrera at or call 281-283-2166.


  • Human Resources

    Phone: 281-283-2160
    Fax: 281-283-2158 

    Bayou Building B2537
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 167
    Houston, TX 77058-1002