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ULearn Expansion

Thousands of new professional development opportunities!


Talent and Organizational Development (TOD) in collaboration with UMIT has expanded ULearn to include over 2,000 new professional development courses and certifications, as well as over 100,000 books and videos. Also, ULearn now has a new learner-friendly homepage – which has an enhanced search bar feature, shortcuts to featured trainings, and easy access to help and support.

Get started:

Access free online training at: ulearn.miami.edu


At a glance:

ULearn – the University’s Learning Management System (LMS) – has been expanded to include the following for faculty and staff:

  • Over 2,000 online courses in a variety of topics.
  • Over 100,000 books and videos from top authors.
  • No-fee professional certification courses.
  • Interactive business and leadership live events.

Who can use it?:

ULearn’s training opportunities are available at no cost for UM faculty, staff, and student employees.


Featured training:

On the ULearn homepage, you now have access to curated featured training on a variety of topics that may be helpful to you. Periodically, training will change to spotlight new courses and curriculum. Currently, the following training is featured on the ULearn homepage:

  • First Time Manager Essentials: This series of courses will provide you the skills necessary when switching from individual contributor to manager.
  • Microsoft Excel: Many Excel course options are available to enhance your knowledge. Browse this subject area to find what fits your skill level.
  • Project Management: Quickly benefit from core skills needed to meet your project’s goals. This series of courses include “bite-size” learning, which is short but impactful subject content available when you’re pressed for time.
  • Working with Difficult People: In this series, learn how to respond and relate to negative people in the workplace, including: adopting skills of self-management, managing conflict, and giving feedback.
  • Navigating Through Change: This series of courses will give you a better understanding of organizational change and tools to not only survive change, but thrive in it.

Learn more:

Join an upcoming live webinar to learn more about new courses and enhancements. For more information, including tip sheets, please visit UMIT’s ULearn service webpage.


Who to contact:

For more information about professional development opportunities, contact TOD at: miami.edu/learn or tod@miami.edu. For technical support, contact the UMIT Service Desk at: (305) 284-6565 or help@miami.edu.


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