Harvard Law School encourages staff to develop and refresh job-related skills and explore professional development opportunities. Your Human Resources Business Partner is available both to meet with individuals about their personal training and professional development issues, and to work with departments or offices to develop customized training programs.
Below is an overview of workplace training, professional and career development, and lifelong learning. HLS Human Resources, like the University, is committed to helping staff realize personal and career goals.
Dynamic Work Course Catalog
Dynamic Work refers to the range of options for when and where work can happen at Harvard. Harvard is committed to discovering and implementing new ways to show staff that they matter, make space for their lives outside of work, and support their growth and development. These courses provides employees the opportunity to learn recommended skills and knowledge to succeed in the newest era of work. Check out the courses available for employees, managers, and executive leaders.
Learning Opportunities at HLS
Learning Launchpads for HLS Employees
Not sure where to start? Check out these guides around learning and development resources for HLS employees
A staff led program that connects, educates, and empowers HLS staff to grow as effective leaders through one-on-one mentoring, educational sessions, and community services
Learn about Zero-L
An online course designed to give HLS students a basic introduction to key features of the US legal system and the vocabulary of law school open to all HLS staff.
Hybrid Work Best Practices
See our tips and tricks for succeeding in our Hybrid Work Environment.
Community Learning Events
As part of the many events open to HLS staff, you have the opportunity to interact with HLS faculty about their latest research in Topics@Ten or Two and our Mock Class.
Professional Development at Harvard University
Center for Workplace Development
The primary university resource for job training and professional development
Harvard Training Portal
The hub for university-wide compliance and professional development training. (HarvardKey Login Required)
Access to over 15,000 on-demand courses on computer software, business skills, and creative skills from industry experts
Tuition Assistance Program
Take Harvard courses for a modest fee or be reimbursed for non-Harvard courses which are job-related or part of a undergraduate degree program