The State of Louisiana offers training to all state employees through the Comprehensive Public Training Program (CPTP). CPTP provides management development, supervisory and general job skills training for state employees. All employees (faculty, other academic and classified) are eligible. CPTP training is free. (Note, however, that any associated travel costs for a participating employee must be covered by unit's funds or individual travel allocation.)
Courses are offered both on demand via Louisiana Employees Online (LEO) or in person at several areas around the state including, Alexandria, Baton Rouge, Hammond, Houma, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Monroe, New Orleans, and Shreveport. Course offerings include:
To see the complete list of classes on the web, click here
To register for on demand web based courses via LEO, click here
PLEASE NOTE: If you are registering for an instructor led course that requires travel, you must obtain supervisory approval (parish chair, resident coordinator, department head, regional director or equivalent) and all necessary spend authorizations prior to attending the course.
If you are a first time user of LEO, please contact Olivia Phelps for your LEO login information.
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