Free Classes, Workshops Offered for Employees

Registration is open for UMass Amherst employees to sign up for free classes and workshops that can help effectiveness at work and career growth.

Go to  and  to view more than 70 spring classes and workshops offered through Workplace Learning & Development (WLD) and Labor/Management Workplace Education (LMWE).

A sample of offerings:

  • Beginning conversational workplace Spanish
  • Bend, don’t break: Resilience in the workplace
  • BUILDING BRIDGES campus-wide public art and engagement project
  • English for dining commons staff/custodial services staff
  • Financial planning series
  • Introduction to Excel
  • Managing difficult conversations
  • Speak up! Using your voice at work
  • Supervising student workers
  • Supervisory Leadership Development Program

For more information about offerings or registration, call LMWE at 413/545-1469 and WLD at 413/545-1787.