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IT training for faculty and staff

Faculty and staff have access to a variety of free and affordable IT classes and tutorials.

Within our community, experts and learners are encouraged to request training and propose new ideas. We look forward to working with you to provide new experiences and opportunities for training and service offerings.

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Upcoming trainings | Recorded sessions | Academic Technology | Partner organizations | Web conferencing platforms | Additional resources

Upcoming Trainings

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Recorded sessions

The primary purpose of the University of Wisconsin–Madison is to provide a learning environment in which faculty, staff and students can discover, examine critically, preserve and transmit the knowledge, wisdom and values that will help ensure the survival of this and future generations and improve the quality of life for all.

UW–Madison Mission

Academic Technology

Academic Technology offers a variety of services and programs such as assisting with teaching and learning technologies, fostering interest in technology; and technology, media, and design development.

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Partner Organizations

UW has partnered with the following organizations to offer free or discounted training for UW staff and faculty.

LinkedIn Learning

Free online self-study software
tutorials available 24/7.

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online training

New Horizons

Discounted face‑to‑face computer
application and software classes.

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face‑to‑face classes

Web Conferencing Platforms

Explore training opportunities through our web-conferencing platforms. Available for free to UW–Madison faculty and staff.

All platforms

The web-conferencing platforms are available for free to UW–Madison faculty and staff. These platforms typically offer training through their websites.

All web
conferencing platforms

Platforms simplified

There are several web conferencing tools available. Determine which conferencing tool is best for you with this simplified comparison chart.

Web conferencing platforms
tools simplified comparison chart

Additional resources

UW offers many additional learning opportunities in IT and non-IT subjects.

AANTS online training

Authorized Agent Network Tool Suitesoftware (AANTS) manages network services. Learn about cable management and processes.

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Canvas

Educause

UW–Madison’s Educause membership gains you access to their vast career development resources. Log in and explore their resources.

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Educause

Diversity & inclusion

Enhance our workplace by applying aspects of diversity, equity, and inclusion best practices. Available through these UW resources.

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Leadership development

Designed to help develop leadership among faculty, staff, and specifically department chairs. Explore these resources and meet your goals.

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Professional development

Providing you with an opportunity to learn while working we have thousands of offerings so you can meet your learning needs and goals.

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UW IT Connects

Professional development, networking events, and programming to enable diverse opportunities for the UW IT community to engage.

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