Training and Development

Claremont McKenna College has partnered with Lynda.com, an online learning platform, to offer staff, faculty, and students online courses in order to gain professional skills. The courses available include a variety of subjects ranging from learning software, such as Microsoft Word and Excel, to learning soft skills, such as interpersonal communication. Whether learning a subject for the first time or seeking a refresher course, the Human Resources Office hopes Lynda.com becomes a valuable resource to you and your department. 

How to access Lynda.com online courses:

Staff, faculty, and students can gain access by first signing in through the Central Authentication Service (CAS) portal or the ITS homepage. After signing in, the CAS portal will automatically direct you to Lynda.com to begin viewing online courses.

Login to Lynda.com by going to the CAS Portal webpage

Note: Staff, faculty, and students must sign in using the portal link above and CMC login credentials in order to gain access to the online courses. 

The following is a list of recommended online courses:

Management

Introduction

Management Foundations
Management Tips Weekly

Additional Courses

Delegating Tasks to Your Team 
Delivering Employee Feedback 
Leading Productive One-on-One Meetings

Communication

Introduction

Communicating with Confidence
Interpersonal Communication

Additional Courses

Building Business Relationships
Connecting with Peers in the Workplace
Having Difficult Conversations

Microsoft Office

Outlook

Learning Outlook 2016
Learning Outlook for Mac 2016
Outlook 2016: Essential Training
Outlook Quick Tips

Word

Learning Word 2016
Learning Word for Mac 2016
Word 2016: Essential Training
Word 2016: Advanced Tips and Tricks webpage


Power Point

Learning PowerPoint 2016
Learning PowerPoint for Mac 2016
PowerPoint 2016: Essential Training
PowerPoint Tips Weekly

Excel

Learning Excel 2016
Learning Excel for Mac 2016
Excel 2016 Essential Training
Excel 2016: Introduction to Formulas & Functions
Excel 2016: Tips and Tricks


Access

Learning Access 2016
Access 2016 Essential Training
Access 2016: Forms and Reports
Access 2016: Queries

These online courses are provided to staff, faculty, and students as a learning resource. Therefore, it is important to note there may be some processes or topics discussed within these courses that simply do not apply to you and/or your department. Any comments, concerns, or questions regarding these online courses should be directed to your supervisor or the Human Resources Office at (909) 621-8490.

 

Contact

Human Resources

Claremont McKenna College
528 N. Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711

Phone: (909) 621-8490
Fax: (909) 607-1237
Email:

Campus Location

Mills West
528 N. Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711