Check out upcoming PDS courses!
All November and December
courses will be held virtually
Working on a certificate series? Check out these upcoming courses, there's still time to join.
Advanced Talent Development Certificate (ATDC)
12/2 Advanced Principles of Communication Part 2 - Coaching 8:30 -4:30
Leadership Capacity Building Development Certificate (LCBDC)
12/3 Shaping Effective and Engaged Teams 8:30 - 4:30
12/9 Dimensions of Leadership 8:30 - 4:30
12/9 & 12/10 Ethics of Leadership 8:30 - 12:30 (2 half day sessions)
12/10 From Interview to Hire 8:30 - 4:30
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**All of these courses will be held virtually**
The following courses are offered at no cost for participating State Agencies.
Staff interested in completing the courses can log into the State of Iowa LMS to access the E-Learnings.
The links below will provide you the descriptions for each course.
Online LIVE training from New Horizons Des Moines gives you access to your training via an Internet connection, and you still receive your course from an instructor in real time.
Online LIVE training allows you to:
- Participate in discussions via live video and audio feeds
- Perform virtual labs for hands-on experience
- View documents and presentations in real time
- Play back any class for review
- Attend virtual rooms to facilitate team activities
- Participate in discussions with your instructor and fellow students
With New Horizons Des Moines’s remote sharing technology, instructors can even view and manage the student’s computer for one-to-one mentoring.
For a complete list of courses offered through New Horizons please visit NH Course Schedule.
***Please contact PDS for the discounted state pricing for each course and for course enrollment.
Check out these free informational training courses on COVID-19
Coronavirus Preparedness for Employers and Employees
Coronavirus Precautions and Prevention: Coronavirus Preparedness
Coronavirus Precautions and Prevention: Stay Calm, Stay Informed
Coronavirus Precautions and Prevention: Common Sense Hygiene
Visit the IDPH COVID-19 webpage for the most up-to-date information.
Visit the Human Resources COVID-19 page for FAQs and additonal resources.