Learning and Development provides staff access to interactive online courses and resources that provide job and career development opportunities, just-in-time performance support, as well as for compliance training.

Skillsoft’s Training Academy online learning system provides mandatory Environmental Health & Safety compliance training to University employees and students. Specific training may be assigned based on employment status, work environment, or course enrollment. For questions regarding assignments or access to Training Academy contact Environmental Health & Safety through their website.

For more information regarding additional mandatory compliance training for UA employees, students, and guests, visit the Compliance, Ethics, and Regulatory Affairs website.


This interactive and easy to use online training resource addresses critical topics that lead to better management. Employees have access to courses which cover topics such as Handling Difficult Conversations with Employees, 8 Do’s and Don’ts of Motivating, Interviewing, and others. You can access the ManageElite training site from the Employee tab once you are logged into your myBama account.  Click on the Login Instructions provided for the username and password.

Upon completion of each course, there is a short quiz to take. You can print out the quiz results and send a copy to HR Learning and Development, Box 870184, or you can scan and email them to hrlearninganddevelopment@ua.edu so we can keep a record of your participation.


Everyone has problems juggling the demands of work, family, and other obligations that combine to make life stressful. Uprise Health, Your Employee Assistance Program provides professionally trained counselors to give you options and resources for coping more effectively with a variety of life challenges.

Uprise Health is a full-service behavioral health care organization with a nationwide network of licensed and credentialed providers in 38 specialities.

Uprise Health also offers Personal Advantage, a work-life website that contains more than 20,000 articles for topics such as emotional well-being, family life, health, financial, legal, personal growth, and stress. To access articles, tips, self-assessment, and skill-building tools, click here and click on Member Login. To register, use company name UofA to create your username and password.

For more information or to schedule and appointment, please call Uprise Health at 800-925-5327.

Toll-free: 866-840-0750