Enhance your personal and professional development skills with SkillSoft e-Learning! The Department of Human Resources and the Division of Information Technology have partnered to offer this exciting professional development tool as a FREE resource for UMBC faculty and staff and for graduate assistants and post-doctoral students upon request. Graduate assistants and post-doctoral students can request access by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Courses are offered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from any computer with internet access and learning resources are offered under three areas: Desktop, IT, and Business.
You can utilize SkillSoft for completing full e-learning courses or you may use it as a reference library, accessing SkillBriefs, Job Aids, and Business Exploration videos. Skillsoft also offers preparation for over 100 industry certifications including preparation for certification in a variety of Microsoft Office programs.
Using Internet Explorer or Google Chrome, Login to SkillPort using your FULL UMBC email address for both the username and password boxes