Course Offerings

County Employee Training Series

The continued development of the County Government workforce is a key resource to ensure the success of employees and our County Government. To support employee development a variety of training series are available for County employees to participate in. Each training series has been curated to address key leadership and technical skills. The training series available for County employees include: 

  • County Systems Training Series - Mandatory training courses required for specific County employee roles to gain access to County Government systems. 
  • Financial Management Training Series - Training and advising opportunities to provide guidance and tips on how to improve your personal financial management. 
  • Leadership Development Training Series - Learning opportunities for every employee to develop professional and leadership development skills. 
  • Workplace Safety Training Series - Workplace safety training courses that provide opportunities to learn about the best practices and resources to work safely and effectively.
  • Technology Training Series - Technology training courses that provide opportunities to learn how to use County Government technology tools effectively.

Explore the courses available for each training series in the course offering calendar. Courses are updated regularly, so be sure to check back often! 


Course Offering Calendar

The calendar of upcoming training opportunities for County employees is included below. Employees must register online in the County Learning Management System (LMS) using the registration link included below to participate in a course. Detailed instructions on how to register for training courses in the County LMS can be found online here.

To promote social distancing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all courses listed will be facilitated virtually. After your course registration is confirmed, you will receive a separate email notification with instructions on how to participate in the virtual session. 

Please note that the deadline for course registration in the LMS is the Friday before the scheduled session date. If you experience any issues registering for training please contact the OHRM Learning, Performance, and Organizational Development (LPOD) Team at LPOD@co.pg.md.us.

DateClass #Course Title & Registration LinkHost AgencyStart TimeEnd Time
Financial Management Training Series
Training and advising opportunities to provide guidance and tips on how to improve your personal financial management. 
Tuesday, January 12, 202122003Healthy Financial Habits WorkshopOHRM10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, January 14, 202122005Managing Money WorkshopOHRM11:30 AM12:30 PM
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
22023
Successful Money Management – Taking Control of Your Personal FinancesOHRM11:00 AM12:00 PM
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
22042Spend Like There IS a Tomorrow
OHRM1:00 PM
2:00 PM
Wednesday, January 27, 202122004Healthy Financial Habits WorkshopOHRM6:00 PM7:00 PM
Thursday, February 11, 202122006Understanding Credit WorkshopOHRM11:30 AM12:30 PM
Tuesday, February 23, 202122007Saving for Retirement WorkshopOHRM1:00 PM2:00 PM
Tuesday, March 2, 202122039Thriving in Later Life; Planning for RetirementOHRM10:00 AM11:00 AM
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
n/aDo You Have a Tailored Financial Plan in Place?
OHRM
1:00 PM2:00 PM
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
n/aAre Your Investments on Track?
OHRM1:00 PM2:00 PM
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
22008
Estate Planning Basics for Everyone WorkshopOHRM1:00 PM2:00 PM
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
n/a
Retirement Account Planning with Empower (MassMutual) (Monthly Counseling)
Note: Please access the link in Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge
OHRM
9:00 AM5:00 PM
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
n/a
Retirement Account Planning with ICMA-RC (Monthly Counseling) 
OHRM
9:00 AM
5:00 PM
Tuesday, March 16, 202122009 Fraud Prevention WorkshopOHRM11:30 AM12:30 PM
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
n/a
Retirement Account Planning with Empower (MassMutual) (Monthly Counseling)
Note: Please access the link in Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge
OHRM
9:00 AM
5:00 PM
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
n/a
Retirement Account Planning with ICMA-RC (Monthly Counseling)
OHRM
9:00 AM
5:00 PM
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
n/aSave Like You Want It - Empower (MassMutual) WebinarOHRM1:00 PM1:30 PM
Thursday, March 18, 2021
n/a
Certified Financial Planner One-on-One Sessions with ICMA-RCOHRM
9:00 AM
4:30 PM
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
n/a
Certified Financial Planner One-on-One Sessions with ICMA-RC
OHRM
9:00 AM
4:30 PM
Wednesday, March 24, 202122010Learning More About Becoming A Homeowner WorkshopOHRM12:30 PM1:30 PM
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
n/aWhat are Retirement Savings Challenges for Women?
OHRM1:00 PM2:00 PM
Leadership Development Training Series
Learning opportunities for every employee to develop professional and leadership development skills. 
Tuesday, January 12, 202122024The Coach Approach to Leadership - Leadership Skills for Thriving TeamsOHRM10:00 AM12:00 PM
Wednesday, January 13, 202122025Conflict Resolution in The WorkplaceOHRM11:00 AM12:00 PM
Thursday, January 14, 202122026Mindfulness MattersOHRM10:00 AM11:00 AM
Thursday, January 21, 202122028Creating A Strategy for Career ProgressionOHRM10:00 AM11:00 AM
Tuesday, January 28, 202022027Effective Stress ManagementOHRM10:00 AM11:00 AM
Tuesday, February 2, 202122029Leading A Resilient TeamOHRM10:00 AM11:00 AM
Tuesday, February 9, 202122030Effective Communication in The WorkplaceOHRM12:00 PM1:00 PM
Thursday, February 11, 202122031Building Positive Relationships at WorkOHRM11:00 AM12:00 PM
Wednesday, February 17, 202122032Emotional Intelligence for SuccessOHRM1:00 PM2:00 PM
Tuesday, February 23, 202122033Maximizing Your Day: Effective Time ManagementOHRM10:00 AM11:00 AM
Thursday, March 4, 202122034Making A Life While Making A Living: Work-Life SynergyOHRM12:00 PM1:00 PM
Wednesday, March 10, 202122035Emotional Intelligence for SuccessOHRM11:00 AM12:00 PM
Wednesday, March 17, 202122036Maximizing Your Day: Effective Time ManagementOHRM10:00 AM11:00 AM
Tuesday, March 23, 202122037Effective Stress ManagementOHRM10:00 AM11:00 AM
Tuesday, March 30, 202122038Creating A Strategy for Career ProgressionOHRM12:00 PM1:00 PM
Workplace Safety Training Series
Workplace safety training courses that provide opportunities to learn about the best practices and resources to work safely and effectively. 
Thursday, January 28, 202122021Winter Work Safety and DrivingOffice of Finance10:00 AM11:00 AM
Thursday, January 28, 202122022Winter Work Safety and DrivingOffice of Finance2:00 PM3:00 PM
Thursday, February 25, 202122019OSHA's Hazard Communication StandardOffice of Finance10:00 AM11:15 AM
Thursday, February 25, 202122020OSHA's Hazard Communication StandardOffice of Finance2:00 PM3:15 PM
Thursday, March 25, 202122017Distracted Driving - Preventing Motor Vehicle AccidentsOffice of Finance10:00 AM11:00 AM
Thursday, March 25, 202122018Distracted Driving - Preventing Motor Vehicle AccidentsOffice of Finance2:00 PM3:00 PM
Technology Training Series
Technology training courses that provide opportunities to learn how to use County Government technology tools effectively. 
Monday, January 4, 202119061OneNote Bits & Bytes: OverviewOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Monday, January 4, 202119062Word Bits & Bytes: Header & FootersOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Monday, January 4, 202119063Excel Bits & Bytes: Pivot TablesOIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Monday, January 4, 202119064Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: Forms, Quizzes and Survey using Microsoft FormsOIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Tuesday, January 5, 202119065Zoom Bits & Bytes: Meeting Tips & Tricks for TeleworkingOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Tuesday, January 5, 202119066Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: Automating Your Work with Power AutomateOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Tuesday, January 5, 202119067Excel Bits & Bytes: Intermediate Part 1OIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Tuesday, January 5, 202119115Word Bits & Bytes: Tracking Changes and Redlining for CollaborationOIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Wednesday, January 6, 202119068Excel Bits & Bytes: VLOOKUP & Other “IFy” FunctionsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, January 6, 202119069Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: OneDrive File ManagementOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, January 7, 202120002Office 365 (OneDrive)OIT9:00 AM12:00 PM
Thursday, January 7, 202120003Microsoft Teams: IntroductionOIT1:00 PM4:00 PM
Tuesday, January 12, 202119070Excel Bits & Bytes: Charts & GraphsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Tuesday, January 12, 202119071OneNote Bits & Bytes: Embedding and Attaching FilesOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, January 13, 202119072Excel Bits & Bytes: ShortcutsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, January 13, 202119073PowerPoint Bits & Bytes: Customizing PowerPoint Design TemplatesOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, January 13, 202119074Excel Bits & Bytes: Intermediate Part 2OIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Thursday, January 14, 202119075Excel Bits & Bytes: Working with ListsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Thursday, January 14, 202119076Outlook Bits & Bytes: Using Outlook on the Web in Microsoft Office 365 OIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, January 14, 202119077Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: Office Formatting TipsOIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Thursday, January 14, 202119078Excel Bits & Bytes: Tips & TricksOIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Tuesday, January 19, 202119079SharePoint Bits & Bytes: OverviewOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Tuesday, January 19, 202119080Word Bits & Bytes: Using Forms to Manage ContentOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, January 21, 202119081Teams Bits & Bytes: Creating Teams, Channels & Tabs in Microsoft Teams for the DesktopOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Thursday, January 21, 202119082Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: Using Microsoft Sway to Create Digital Stories OIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Monday, January 25, 202120004Excel IntroductionOIT9:00 AM4:00 PM
Tuesday, January 26, 202119083Excel Bit & Bytes: Advanced Formulas & FunctionsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Tuesday, January 26, 202119084Word Bits & Bytes: Mail MergeOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Tuesday, January 26, 202119085Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Bits & Bytes: BasicsOIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Tuesday, January 26, 202119086Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: OverviewOIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Wednesday, January 27, 202120001Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Bits & Bytes: Navigating Content in a PDF DocumentOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, January 27, 202119088Word Bits & Bytes: Tabs, Indents & Paragraph MarkersOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, January 27, 202119089Team Bits & Bytes: Collaborating with Microsoft Teams for the DesktopOIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Wednesday, January 27, 202119090PowerPoint Bits & Bytes: GraphicsOIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Thursday, January 28, 202119095Excel Bits & Bytes: Macro BasicsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Thursday, January 28, 202119096Word Bits & Bytes: Table of Contents & StylesOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, January 28, 202119094Zoom Bits & Bytes: Breakout Rooms, Polling and Controlling the ExperienceOIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Thursday, January 28, 202119097Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: Managing Video Resources with Microsoft StreamOIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Tuesday, February 2, 202119098Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Bits & Bytes: Modifying a PDF DocumentOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Tuesday, February 2, 202119099Excel Bits & Bytes: Basics Part 2OIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, February 3, 202119100PowerPoint Bits & Bytes: Basics Part 2OIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, February 3, 202119101Excel Bits & Bytes: Protecting Your WorksheetsOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, February 4, 202120005PowerPoint IntroductionOIT9:00 AM4:00 PM
Tuesday, February 9, 202119102Excel Bits & Bytes: Pivot TablesOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Tuesday, February 9, 202119103Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: Gathering Information with Power AutomateOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, February 10, 202119104Excel Bits & Bytes: Basics Part 1OIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, February 11, 202119105Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Bits & Bytes: Reviewing PDF Documents & Converting PDF filesOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Thursday, February 11, 202119106Excel Bits & Bytes: Intermediate Part 1OIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Tuesday, February 16, 202120006Microsoft Teams: IntroductionOIT9:00 AM12:00 PM
Tuesday, February 16, 202120007Excel Data Analysis Pivot TablesOIT1:00 PM4:00 PM
Wednesday, February 17, 202119107OneNote Bits & Bytes: Sharing OneNote ContentOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, February 17, 202119108Outlook Bits & Bytes: Automating Message ManagementOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, February 17, 202119110Zoom Bits & Bytes: Meeting Tips & Tricks for TeleworkingOIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Wednesday, February 17, 202119109Teams Bits & Bytes: Creating Teams, Channels & Tabs in Microsoft Teams for DesktopOIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Thursday, February 18, 202120008Windows 10: Transition from Windows 7OIT9:00 AM12:00 PM
Thursday, February 18, 202120009Microsoft Teams: IntroductionOIT1:00 PM4:00 PM
Tuesday, February 23, 202120010Excel: IntroductionOIT9:00 AM4:00 PM
Wednesday, February 24, 202119111Excel Bits & Bytes: VLOOKUP & Other “IFy” FunctionsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, February 24, 202119112Zoom Bits & Bytes: Breakout Rooms, Polling and Controlling the ExperienceOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, February 25, 202119113PowerPoint Bits & Bytes: Adding Charts to Your PowerPoint PresentationOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Thursday, February 25, 202119114Word Bits & Bytes: TablesOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Tuesday, March 2, 202119029Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: Automating Your Work with Power AutomateOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Tuesday, March 2, 202119030Excel Bits & Bytes: Intermediate Part 2OIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, March 3, 202119031Excel Bits & Bytes: Tips and TricksOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, March 3, 202119032SharePoint Bits & Bytes: OverviewOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, March 4, 202119033Excel Bits & Bytes: Charts & GraphsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Thursday, March 4, 202119034Teams Bits & Bytes: Collaborating with Microsoft Teams for the DesktopOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Friday, March 5, 202120012Microsoft Teams: IntroductionOIT9:00 AM12:00 PM
Friday, March 5, 202120013Excel Data Analysis PowerPivotOIT1:00 PM4:00 PM
Monday, March 8, 202120011Excel IntroductionOIT9:00 AM4:00 PM
Tuesday, March 9, 202119035Excel Bits & Bytes: ShortcutsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Tuesday, March 9, 202119036Outlook Bits & Bytes: Tips & TricksOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Tuesday, March 9, 202119037PowerPoint Bits & Bytes: Customizing PowerPoint Design TemplatesOIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Wednesday, March 10, 202119040Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Bits & Bytes: BasicsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, March 10, 202119041Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: OneDrive File ManagementOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, March 10, 202119042Excel Bits & Bytes: Working with ListsOIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Wednesday, March 10, 202119043Outlook Bits & Bytes: Using Outlook on the Web in Microsoft Office 365OIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Thursday, March 11, 202119044Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Bits & Bytes: Navigating Content in a PDF DocumentOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Thursday, March 11, 202119045OneNote Bits & Bytes: Embedding and Attaching FilesOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Monday, March 15, 202119046PowerPoint Bits & Bytes: Basics Part 1OIT12:30 PM1:30 PM
Tuesday, March 16, 202120015Excel IntermediateOIT9:00 AM12:00 PM
Tuesday, March 16, 202120016Office 365 (OneDrive)OIT1:00 PM4:00 PM
Wednesday, March 17, 202119047Excel Bits & Bytes: Macro BasicsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, March 17, 202119048OneNote Bits & Bytes: OverviewOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, March 17, 202120017Microsoft Teams: IntroductionOIT1:00 PM4:00 PM
Thursday, March 18, 202120014Excel 2016 Functions and FormulasOIT9:00 AM12:00 PM
Monday, March 22, 202119049Word Bits & Bytes: Automating Repetitive Tasks with Word ManagementOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Tuesday, March 23, 202119050Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Bits & Bytes: Reviewing PDF Documents & Converting PDF FilesOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Tuesday, March 23, 202119051Word Bits & Bytes: Headers & FootersOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, March 24, 202119052Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Bits & Bytes: Modifying a PDF DocumentOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Wednesday, March 24, 202119053Excel Bits & Bytes: Protecting Your WorksheetsOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Wednesday, March 24, 202119054Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: Using Microsoft Sway to Create Digital StoriesOIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Thursday, March 25, 202119055PowerPoint Bits & Bytes: Transitions and AnimationsOIT9:00 AM10:00 AM
Thursday, March 25, 202119056Excel Bits & Bytes: Advanced Formulas & FunctionsOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Thursday, March 25, 202119057Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: Managing Activities with Microsoft PlannerOIT2:00 PM3:00 PM
Friday, March 26, 202119058Microsoft 365 Bits & Bytes: OverviewOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Monday, March 29, 202119059Excel Bits & Bytes: Basics Part 1OIT10:30 AM11:30 AM
Tuesday, March 30, 202119060Word Bits & Bytes: Table of Contents & StylesOIT10:30 AM11:30 AM