Employee Training, Education & Development

Online Classes

On demand courses can be accessed through Skillsoft or Lynda.com via your Cal Poly Portal. These courses can be completed at your desk and at your own pace.


Skillsoft offers thousands of engaging online eLearning courses, books and videos for professional development, including several certificate series on a multitude of topics. The system conveniently tracks your progress and completion.


Learn software, creative and business skills to achieve personal and professional goals.

A&F Learn & Grow

Cal Poly Corporation employees also have access to additional online resources through Cal Poly.

Instructor-Led Training

Various courses are offered throughout the year by in-house experts or outside guest trainers, for both assigned learning and personal learning. Notifications of upcoming trainings are sent via email and employees sign-up through Skillsoft via your Cal Poly Portal.

In addition, the Corporation Calendar will list any available training sessions that are open to all employees.

Educational Fee Reimbursement Program

Regular-benefited employees who have been employed longer than 12 months may be eligible to take courses in a degree program at Cal Poly or another accredited academic institutions with administrative approval. The degree program must be related to the employees current role at CPC. Fee reimbursement may not exceed the fees required for six or less units at Cal Poly. The course should be taken on the employee’s own time.