HRD Class Schedule

We've gone virtual

Good news for TES employees!
We are pleased to announce that beginning this fall semester, TES employees can now access Fast-Train, enroll in instructor-led courses as well as take advantage of the large selection of eLearning courses! Email if you have questions. 

HR Development courses will be offered virtually this fall. Access the Zoom link for your course from one of four areas:

  1. The course calendar invite,

  2. The Course Enrollment Verification email notification (calendar invite attachment),

  3. The Course Reminder Message email notification, or by,

  4. Selecting your course from the training calendar in Fast-Train.

More information

  • If the Zoom link is not available in any of these four areas, you will receive it from your course facilitator prior to class. 

  • Contact if you need a phone-in number for your course.

  • You may receive material and handouts from or your course facilitator .

  • Zoom instructions and Zoom etiquette are available online. 


Class schedule

These HRD classes are available for remote participation to those who wish to participate via Zoom: 

Course Code Course Title Date Time
OM190 Introduction to Sponsored Projects Administration Tuesday, Aug. 18 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
CT250 Reading Budget Balances in Banner and Other Related Budget Information Tuesday, Aug. 18 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
CT280 Understanding and Utilization of e-Print Reports Tuesday, Aug. 25 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
EM301 Emergency Preparedness Wednesday, Aug. 26 8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
EM303 Active Shooter Wednesday, Aug. 26 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
CS101 Campus Security Authorities Training Wednesday, Sept. 2 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
AA101 Title IX Training Wednesday, Sept. 2 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
MG350 Group Dynamics in the Workplace Friday, Sept. 11 9:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
EM320 CPR/First Aid Tuesday, Sept. 15 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
MG220 D3- Decision Making and Delegation Tuesday, Sept. 15 8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
CT201 Introduction to Self Service Banner (SSB) Financial System Tuesday, Sept. 15 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
DI200 Contemporary Issues in Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Thursday, Sept. 17 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
HL271 Stress Management Friday, Sept. 18 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
ER500 Safe Zone: LGBTQ+ Ally Training Monday, Sept. 21 12:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
CT200 Introduction to the Banner Admin Financial System Tuesday, Sept. 22 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
EM301 Emergency Preparedness Wednesday, Sept. 23 8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
EM303 Active Shooter Wednesday, Sept. 23 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
MG420 Coaching Fundamentals Wednesday, Sept. 23 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
OM380 Facilities Management Tuesday, Sept. 29 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
DI300 Informing an Everyday Diversity and Inclusion Mindset: Understanding and Managing Implicit Bias Wednesday, Sept. 30 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
MG440 Emotional Intelligence Basics Wednesday, Sept. 30 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
FM400 How Auburn University's Retirement Plans Work Thursday, Oct. 1 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
OM400 OIT Services Monday, Oct. 5 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
CS101 Campus Security Authorities Training Wednesday, Oct. 7 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
AA101 Title IX Training Wednesday, Oct. 7 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
MG430 Supervisor Basics Wednesday, Oct. 7 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
FM200 Public Service Loan Forgiveness Thursday, Oct. 8 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
DI210 Recognizing and Responding to Microaggressions Thursday, Oct. 8 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
MG400 Management Fundamentals Tuesday, Oct. 13 1:40 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
FM420 Retirement Planning for Tier II Employees Thursday, Oct. 15 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
DI220 You, Me, We: A Primer in Allyship Tuesday, Oct. 20 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
MG430 Supervisor Basics Wednesday, Oct. 21 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
PW100 Writing Effective Emails Thursday, Oct. 22 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
MG440 Emotional Intelligence Basics Tuesday, Oct. 27 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
CT600 eJournal Voucher User Training Tuesday, Oct. 27 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
HR700 Working with High Conflict People Wednesday, Oct. 28 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
CT700 eTravel Vouchers Thursday, Oct. 29 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
MG480 Getting Started with Continuous Improvement Friday, Oct. 30 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
HL271 Stress Management Monday, Nov. 2 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
HL200 Mindfulness: A Journey towards Health and Wellbeing Tuesday, Nov. 3 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
CS101 Campus Security Authorities Training Wednesday, Nov. 4 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
AA101 Title IX Training Wednesday, Nov. 4 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
PW110 Emails for Challenging Scenarios Tuesday, Nov. 10 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
OM190 Introduction to Sponsored Projects Administration Thursday, Nov. 12 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
TW300 Working Among Multiple Generations Thursday, Nov. 12 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
MG220 D3- Decision Making and Delegation Friday, Nov. 13 8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
TW100 Building and Sustaining a Service Culture Monday, Nov. 16 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
DI400 Leading the Inclusion Imperative: Unleashing the Real Power of Diversity Tuesday, Nov. 17 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
PW120 Writing in Professional Contexts Wednesday, Nov. 18 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
TW200 Effective Telephone Communication Skills Thursday, Nov. 19 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
MG620 Succession Planning Basics Tuesday, Dec. 1 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
HR750 Bullying in the Workplace Wednesday, Dec. 2 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
MG420 Coaching Fundamentals Monday, Dec. 7 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
MG480 Getting Started with Continuous Improvement Wednesday, Dec. 9 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
MG620 Succession Planning Basics Tuesday, Dec. 15 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
TW300 Working Among Multiple Generations Wednesday, Dec. 16 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Our mission

The mission of HRD is to deliver high-quality service in content, instruction, technology and operational support to employee learners. Our vision is to connect Auburn people with their future by providing talent development experiences to support their growth.

The courses that HRD provides are designed with working adults in mind. These classes can help you:

  • Gain tools to do your job better,

  • Build your resume, and

  • Grow personally and professionally.

Contact Information

Human Resource Development
AU Administrative Complex
1550 E. Glenn Ave.
Auburn, AL 36849
Penny Houston | (334) 844-1693 |



Auburn University Human Resources is committed to a lifelong process of personal development for everyone while taking into consideration the demands on employee time and resources. We recognize the changing nature of work and need for everyone to engage in learning that is ongoing and available at any time and in any place.

With that in mind, Auburn Human Resources has introduced a steady stream of new, up-to-date online eLearning opportunities. These courses can be found in the Fast Train catalogue and will feature an “E” on the end of the course code. 

Course Offerings

  • HLE420E, Reasonable Suspicion & Post Accident Testing

  • HR300E, JumpStart Users' Guide

  • HR430E, Virtual Interviewing

  • LG120E, Understanding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

  • LG140E, Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

  • LG160E, Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • LG180E, Title IX: Identifying and Responding to Sexual Misconduct

  • LG200E, Privacy Rules and HIPAA Part 1

  • LG220E, Legally Effective Hiring Process

  • LG240E, Preventing Absenteeism

  • LG260E, Employee Misconduct

  • MG410E, Feedback in a Flash

  • MG450E, Behavioral Interviewing

  • MG500E, An Introduction to Performance Management at Auburn University

  • MG505E, Performance Management Fundamentals for Employees

  • MG510E, Performance Management Fundamentals for Supervisors

  • MG600P, Supervisor Pathways Project Guide

  • UC110E, Conflicts of Interest and Conflicts of Commitment

  • HR950E, Introduction to Public Speaking

  • HR951E, Presentation Skills

  • HR952E, Facilitation and Training

How Do I Register?

How do I register?

  1. Log in to AU Access.

  2. Click on the “Employees” tab.

  3. Click on “Fast-Train” in the “Professional Development and Training Section” (right side of the page).

  4. Click on the “Training Calendar” navigation icon.

  5. Click on the day that you are interested in.

  6. Click on the course you want.

  7. Click “Enroll”.

  • In most cases, supervisors are no longer required to approve a pending enrollment for a direct report who registers for a course.

Additional Notes

Additional notes

  • For a full description of a course, refer to the description in Fast-Train.

  • Times and dates are subject to change; those registered for a class will be notified of changes.

  • You may cancel your enrollment in Fast-Train by going to “Courses to Complete” icon and clicking the “X” next to the course you want to cancel. .

  • Some HRD courses have fees applied. Fees will be charged 10 days prior to the start of the course and are non-refundable.

Last updated: 09/01/2020