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Required Training

Sexual Harassment Prevention
All employees are required to complete this online program within 60 days of hire.  You can access this online module at:

Procurement Training

Please see below for a list of Procurement training courses.  Check with your supervisor to see which sessions to attend.

Requisition Training – Contact Procurement at: 5-2273 to set-up a time for this training.

P-Card Training for Cardholders and Supervisors – Register at:  This is required training prior to receiving a P-Card.

P-Card Reallocation Training – Register at:  This on-line training is for the Cardholder, Business Manager, or Shared Services Personnel and deals with approving and allocating P-Card transactions. (Introduction to PeopleSoft/PeopleSoft Fundamentals is a pre-requisite for this training.)

Procurement Forms  - Forms are available on the Procurement Website.

Planning for Performance Management: A Guide for Supervisors
Performance Management Process (PMP) Training is required for all supervisors of Regular/Grant Funded staff.  Sessions will be offered on an ongoing basis. Register at  For additional information, contact Human Resources at 410-455-2337.

PeopleSoft HR
PeopleSoft HR Training is required for people who have responsibility for payroll or timekeeping and leave.  There is a sequence of programs. 
To schedule training, contact Human Resources at 410-455-2337.


Recommended Training

Introduction to PeopleSoft/PeopleSoft Fundamentals
This introductory class is offered on a monthly basis and is the prerequisite to all other PeopleSoft Classes.

Internal Control Education Session
For new & existing employees, this session covers information such as separation of duties and ways to prepare for departmental audits.  Offered each semester.

Understanding Performance Management: Guide for Non-Supervisory staff
All non-supervisory employees are encouraged to attend this session. Employees will learn about UMBC’s performance management process, as well as ways to participate in PMP conversations. Sessions will be offered on an ongoing basis.  For additional information, contact Human Resources at 410-455-2337.