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Training and Development

Training @ UHCL

The UHCL Training and Development department works to provide tailored solutions and support to enhance the overall professional growth and development needs for UHCL faculty and staff.

University Staff and Faculty have access to multiple training resources.

  Tailored Departmental Training Needs

The training department has knowledge and resources to assist individual departments address any learning or culture challenges.  Contact Esther Herrera, Human Capital Advancement Manager, to discuss options at or 281-283-2166.

  Leadership Skills
  The University sponsors a leadership certification program called the UHCL Leadership Academy.  Available each year, participants learn about best practices in leading others, managing performance, and much more.
  Blackboard Training
  Blackboard as well as other e-learning technology related training and presentations are available through University Computing and Telecommunications’ course development team.  The type of classes and times change depending on demand. Be sure to check the Course Development Team’s training page for more details. 
  Online Mandatory Training via TAP

Online Mandatory New Hire & Annual Training, as well as departmental specific modules such as finance or health and safety.

Training Access Portal (TAP) Website:

Access the TAP Website Login using your PeopleSoft ID and password.  This will be separate from your computer login.  If you do not remember your password, there is a reset button on the right side of the login page.

Annual Mandatory Training

Annually, all University of Houston System employees complete required online training courses. 

It is the responsibility of each employee to complete mandatory training.  Employees who do not complete annual mandatory training by the published deadline will not have met their job expectations and will therefore not be eligible for merit increases per the Employee Development Training Policy.

New Hire Mandatory Training

All new employees must complete New Hire Mandatory training courses as required by state of Texas, and University of Houston System Board of Regents mandates within 30 days of being notified of enrollment. 

  • Human Resources

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

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