Classified Professional Development

External Activities

For the 2014-15 fiscal year, approximately $25,000 has been allocated for classified professional development. Types of activities that qualify for these funds are workshops, seminars, conferences, webinars, trainings and even online courses (book costs are not included only registration fees).

Guidelines (updated 11/18/14)

Getting Started - Request Procedures

Please note:  Transportation, mileage, and food are acceptable costs if District criteria and guidelines are met. For more information relating to district policies and driver authorization and guidelines, please refer to the Risk Management and Fiscal Services websites.

Requesters will normally receive official notification regarding the status of submitted requests within three (3) business days. 

Upon completion of the approved activity, an Evaluation form (link below) is to be submitted.

Not Sure What Types of Activities There Are?

The following companies are just a few of the many who offer job training and/or enhancement opportunities. Training companies include, but are not limited to:


If you have any questions, please contact Lori Schneider at x6637.