Training & Professional development

IT Professional Development (ITPD) course brochure

ITPD courses teach recommended computing skills to University employees.

  • View current course offerings, registration details, or contact us to request courses on the ITPD course brochure
  • Cost: Free

LinkedIn Learning

Access web-based training from LinkedIn Learning using your username and password.

Microsoft 365 Learning Pathways

On-demand, self-service to learning resources and videos for common Microsoft (Office) 365 applications and services including Teams, OneDrive, SharePoint, and more!

Professional Development Advisory Group (PDAG) IT seminars

Technical and non-technical IT seminars aimed at helping to keep the Waterloo IT community informed on what’s happening across campus.

Project and Portfolio Management Community of Practice (PPM CoP)

Sharing experiences, ideas, best practices and lessons for managing portfolios and projects. No past experience or registration required. A Microsoft Team is also available for networking and continued learning/development.

WatITis Annual Conference

A one-day conference for those involved in IT planning, support and decision-making at the University of Waterloo. It is an opportunity to see what others are doing on campus in IT, to exchange ideas, and make new contacts.

  • WatITis is held in early December
  • View conference details and registration information on the conference website
  • Cost: Free

IT security and cyber awareness training on LEARN

Online training modules to test and build IT security and cyber awareness training.